It is yet to be seen whether the Senate will approve President Jonathan's request of another six months extension of the ongoing emergency rule in Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe States more

14 May 2014 00:00 News

Video footage of the terrorist attack by Boko Haram on Giwa Barracks in Maiduguri, Nigeria. more

28 Mar 2014 00:00 Borno

Nigeria's Borno State government has imposed a 24-hour curfew on the State Capital - Maiduguri following an attack by suspected members of the Boko Haram sect. more

2 Dec 2013 09:30 Borno

Nigeria's President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has met with the Cameroonian Vice Prime Minister - Mr. Ahmadou Ali, following the proclamation of a state of emergency in Nigeria's North-Eastern states which share borders with Cameroon. more

17 May 2013 00:00 News

President Goodluck Jonathan has declared a State of Emergency in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa States in his quest to quell the acts of terrorism being carried out by Boko Haram insurgents. more

14 May 2013 23:00 News

"As a people and Government of the State most affected by this insurgency, we most passionately welcome this development because the peace process must start from one step. Getting just a person can lead to getting hundreds and more. Our focus must more

10 Mar 2013 00:00 Borno

We are also aware that Mr. President has been briefed regularly on the crisis which has engulfed this state for the last five years through various sources. Whatever may have been told to you, Mr. President, may not be as authentic as coming here more

9 Mar 2013 00:00 Borno