Tag: Rann

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 7, 2018

The Late 5: Appeal Court grants prisoners right to vote at elections; Pandemonium in Lagos as petrol tanker explodes around Airport | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Court of Appeal Benin Division on Friday ruled that prrisoners ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 7, 2018

Just In: Boko Haram burn UNICEF clinic in Rann attack

Terrorist group, Boko Haram has once again attacked Rann, in Kala Balge local government area, Borno. The terrorists destroyed a UNICEF ...

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tosin adesinaMarch 6, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] For the second time in a row, humanitarian workers in the North East are counting their losses

On Saturday, 26 August 2017 staff of International Medical Aid Corp, a non-governmental organisation that has been supporting Internally Displaced ...

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AzeezJuly 21, 2017

Bombing of Rann IDPs camp was caused by inappropriate marking – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters has said inappropriate marking was responsible for the accidental bombing of Rann Internally Displaced Persons’ (IDPs) camp in ...

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EditorMarch 6, 2017

YNaija Says: The Rann bombing victims deserve a lot better than N10,000 compensation

Almost two months after a military jet mistakenly bombed a camp for internally displaced persons in the town of Rann ...

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AzeezFebruary 2, 2017

112 people died in accidental bombing of IDPs camp – Army

The Nigerian Army on Thursday said the death toll of the accidental bombing of Rann IDPs camp has risen to ...

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AzeezJanuary 25, 2017

Accidental IDPs bombing has spurred us to provide more aids – UN envoy

The UN Humanitarian coordinator for the Sahel, Toby Lanzer has said the accidental bombing of Rann internally Displaced Persons in ...

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AzeezJanuary 24, 2017

Nigerians should exercise restraint in commenting about Rann IDPs bombing – NAF

The Nigerian Air Force has said attempts by media outfits to analyze the causes of the accidental Rann IDPs camp ...

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AzeezJanuary 22, 2017

IDPs camp bombing: NAF investigative panel visits Borno

The Nigerian Air Force investigative panel into the accidental bombing of Rann Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Borno State ...

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AzeezJanuary 22, 2017

‘How troops killed 30 IDPs days before accidental bombing of IDPs camp’ – Report

About 30 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) had been mistakenly killed by troops some days before the accidental bombing of an ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 21, 2017

Rann bombing may have killed 236 people – Official

Tuesday’s accidental military air strike on an Internally Displaced Persons camp in Rann, Borno, may have killed up to 276 ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 21, 2017

Troops arrest foreign Boko Haram terrorist, kill 15

Nigerian troops have arrested a Boko Haram terrorist suspected to be a foreigner in Rann, Borno. The yet to be ...

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AzeezJanuary 20, 2017

NAF panel summons commander, pilots over bombing of IDPs camp

As part of investigations into the accidental bombing of an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Ran Borno State, the ...

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AzeezJanuary 19, 2017

IDPs camp bombing: Such incidents are not uncommon in history – Shettima

Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima has said the accidental bombing of an IDPs camp by the Nigerian Air Force in ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 19, 2017

The Thread: Visit Rann, Enugu, Southern Kaduna and other disaster zones, Mr President

Nigerians are frustrated with President Buhari’s decision to skip visiting areas that have felt the hand of terrorism, whether by ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. 1. Gambia’s National Assembly extends Jammeh’s tenure for 3 months The ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

FG orders investigation into Rann bombing

The Federal Government has ordered a full-scale investigation into Tuesday’s bombing of an Internally Displaced Camp by the military in ...

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Isime EseneJanuary 18, 2017

YNaija Says: The government must go beyond taking responsibility for IDP camp bombing

When the news that the Nigerian Airforce had mistaken a camp for internally displaced persons in Rann, Kala Balge Local ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

Why was there an airstrike if B’Haram has been defeated? – Fayose

Ekiti Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has commiserated with families of the victims of yesterday’s “accidental” air strike by men of ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

IDPs bombing: Armed Forces will ensure it doesn’t occur again – Kyari

Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said Tuesday’s military air strike in Rann was very ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

Rann bombing: Presidential delegation arrives Maiduguri (PHOTOS)

The Presidential delegation sent by President Muhammadu Buhari to Rann, the location of an Air Force air strike have arrived Maiduguri, ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

Military air strike: Pres. Buhari sends delegation to Rann

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday sent a delegation to Rann, Borno following Tuesday’s air strike by the Nigerian Air Force on ...

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AzeezJanuary 18, 2017

UN deploys medical personnel, items to airstruck Rann IDP camp

The United Nations Humanitarian Air Service has deployed a helicopter with four medical personnel and medical supplies to Rann, Borno ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 17, 2017

6 Red Cross workers killed in Rann military air strike – ICRC

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) says six of its members were killed in the military air strike ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 17, 2017

Buhari reacts to military jet strike on civilian community

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with those who lost their lives on Tuesday when the Air Force accidentally dropped a ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 17, 2017

BREAKING: Several dead as military jet mistakenly drops bomb on civilian settlement in Rann

Several people are reportedly feared dead after a military jet mistakenly dropped a bomb at the Rann in Borno. Hundred ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 31, 2016

Shekau’s days are numbered – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters says the end of Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau is near. In an interview with The Punch, the Director ...

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