Borno State

My concern is for the 54 Nigerian soldiers who have been convicted of mutiny, and sentenced to death by a court martial. more

9 Jan 2015 00:00 Opinion

The Borno State government has released 42 suspected Boko Haram terrorists captured by the Nigerian army. more

7 Nov 2014 00:00 Trumpet Nigeria

The Norwegian Government has decided to provide NOK 10 million to efforts to promote safe schooling for girls in northern Nigeria. more

14 May 2014 12:30 Borno

The rise of civilians against terror has taken the Boko Haram saga to a new turn. more

14 May 2014 10:00 News

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

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