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YNaijaMay 31, 2023

Everything You Need to Know About The New Petrol Prices

According to a reliable document seen by BusinessDay, petrol prices have reached unprecedented levels across various Nigerian cities. While yet ...

Michael IsaacJuly 31, 2020

Multiple blasts in Maiduguri, attack on Governor’s convoy; do we still need to be patient with the Service Chiefs?

Nigeria is no stranger to attacks or explosions on special days, especially during significant religious celebrations. Maiduguri, the Borno capital ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqFebruary 12, 2020

PH and Lagos Harmattan, Sex on a gas cylinder | Funny tweets we saw from Nigerians today

Every day on the Nigerian Internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

EditorFebruary 5, 2020

Olatunji Omirin is the latest Nigerian journalist to be arrested by Nigerian forces

At this point, it has become common place to hear of Nigerian journalists, arrested either by the DSS or Nigerian ...

AzeezJanuary 18, 2018

The Big 5: Rohr’s two-year deal, suicide bomb attack in Maiduguri, and other top stories

These are the top five stories from Nigeria you should be monitoring today. Four female suicide bombers attacked Maiduguri, the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 26, 2017

Troops repel attack by suspected Boko Haram insurgents

Nigeria’s Army said it repelled an attack on Monday by suspected Boko Haram insurgents in Maiduguri. Maj. General Nicholas Rogers, ...

AzeezDecember 3, 2017

Intelligence Fusion Centre in Maiduguri will stop Boko Haram attacks – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the Intelligence Fusion Centre the Federal Government is setting up in Maiduguri will stop the ...

EditorNovember 20, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Why the crusade for the #Unimaid4 should not be left in the hands of BBOG

As the Bring Back Our Girls movement resumed its march to the state house to demand the rescue of the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 16, 2017

18 people killed, 29 others injured as suicide bombers attack Maiduguri

Two suicide bombers have attacked a crowded surburb of Maiduguri, Borno, on Wednesday, leaving 18 people dead and 29 others ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 23, 2017

Police advise Maiduguri residents to be security conscious

The Nigerian Police, Borno Command Monday, urged residents of the state to be vigilant in order to check the spate ...

AzeezOctober 23, 2017

Suicide bombers kill 16, injure 18 others in Maiduguri

Boko Haram insurgents on Sunday attacked Maiduguri, the Borno state capital with multiple suicide bombers. Borno State Commissioner of Police, ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 13, 2017

The Late 5: What President Buhari discussed with South-east leaders today, 3 female suicide bomber killed in Maiduguri, and other top stories

Good evening. Here are the top 5 stories that drove conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari met with leaders of the ...

AzeezOctober 13, 2017

Three female suicide bombers dead in foiled Maiduguri hospital attack

Three female bombers have been killed while trying to gain entry into the premises of Molai General Hospital, outskirt of ...

Samuel OkikeSeptember 25, 2017

The Late 5: Buhari congratulates Merkel; Peter Okoye says his brother threatened to kill his wife; and other top stories

Good evening Here are the top 5 stories that drove conversations today: President Muhammadu Buhari has joined other world leaders ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 25, 2017

Police continue clampdown on IDPs’ protests in Maiduguri

The Nigerian Police, Borno command, has arrested some internally displaced persons (IDPs) who staged a peaceful demonstration on Sunday. Reference: ...

Samuel OkikeSeptember 25, 2017

The Big 5: Federal Government to prosecute over 2,500 Boko Haram members; Idyl wins The Voice Nigeria; and other top stories

Good morning. Here are the top 5 stories you should be monitoring today: The Federal Government has announced its plan ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 24, 2017

IDPs in Maiduguri stage peaceful protest

An NGO, the Bama Initiative for Human Development Sunday, staged a peaceful protest in Maiduguri. Their demands: The group’s Chairman, Alhaji ...

AzeezSeptember 18, 2017

Just In: Suicide bombers ‘kill 15’ in Maiduguri

Two suicide bombers have killed at least 15 people after attacking civilians receiving aid in Borno state. It was gathered that ...

RoqeebahAugust 31, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] UK foreign secretary, Boris Johnson meets with Osinbajo

Donald Trump’s twin from another mother, Boris Johnson spent sometime with the Vice President, Mr Geoffery Onyeama, the Foreign Affairs ...

AzeezAugust 24, 2017

2 killed, 11 injured in suicide bomb attack in Maiduguri – Police

The Police Command in Borno has said two persons were killed while 11 others have sustained injuries in a suicide ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 23, 2017

‘Suicide bombers attack Maiduguri’

Suspected suicide bombers have, according to an unconfirmed report by TheCable, struck in the Muna area of Maiduguri, Borno. The ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 15, 2017

27 killed, 83 injured as suicide bombers attack Maiduguri

Suicide bombers suspected to be members of Boko Haram have reportedly killed at least 27 people and wounded 83 in ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 15, 2017

The people of Maiduguri are finished – Shekau (WATCH)

The leader of the Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau has threatened to carry out fresh attacks in Maiduguri, Borno state. This ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 4, 2017

2 suicide bombers attack Borno community

Two Suicide bombers have attacked Molai, a community on the outskirts of Maiduguri in Borno State. Channels Television reports that ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 2, 2017

Service Chiefs meet, seek information on insurgents

The Service Chiefs having arrived in Maiduguri, have met on Tuesday, urging Nigerians to offer information to assist the military ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 1, 2017

Service Chiefs arrive Maiduguri following Osinbajo’s order

A few Service Chiefs are currently in Maiduguri, Borno, following the order of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo that they should relocate ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 27, 2017

Osinbajo orders Service Chiefs to relocate to Maiduguri

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has directed the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai and the Chief of Air Staff, Sadique ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 27, 2017

48 corpses of soldiers, NNPC, JTF officials killed in Boko Haram attacks arrive Maiduguri

Corpses of 18 Soldiers, 15 Civilian JTF, 5 university staff and 4 NNPC drivers, killed by Boko Haram terrorists during an ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 25, 2017

Army neutralises 8 female bombers

Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE have in the past few days intensified efforts towards checkmating suicide bombings in Borno State ...

AzeezJuly 19, 2017

Multiple explosions rock Maiduguri

Multiple explosions were heard in Maiduguri on Tuesday night, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. NAN reports that six ...

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