Yobe cattle market reopens two weeks after Boko Haram attack
A council chairman says the market was opened along with the petrol stations that were closed down after the attack on the town by the Boko Haram insurgents
Activist who defied Boko Haram, Nigerian military to demand husband’s freedom, dies
Kellu Haruna spent her last five years fighting for the release of her husband and other men detained as Boko Haram suspects.
Bauchi fires school principal for underfeeding students
The state government sacked the principal and some staff of Hassan Usman Katsina Unity College for serving the food of 350 students to over 1,200 students
Child rape ‘becoming alarming’ in Gombe – Human Rights Commission
Nine states alongside Gombe, are yet to domesticate the Act and the states include Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Kano, Katsina, Kebbi, Sokoto, Yobe and Zamfara
Some NGOs working with Boko Haram – Nigerian Senator
“So far, we have evidence. we just want to make it credible,” Ali Ndume says
Nigerian university expels student after Facebook criticism of governor
The student was quizzed by the university’s misconduct committee over his posts, but was expelled for a different reason.
Five Boko Haram terrorists surrender to troops – Army
The army says the arrested terrorists also disclosed that they belonged to the Al-Barnawi faction.
Taraba university expels student for criticizing governor on Facebook
The student was quizzed by the university’s misconduct/malpractice committee over his posts but was expelled for a different reason.
APC to appeal Bauchi Governorship tribunal judgement
The tribunal upheld the victory of the PDP candidate, Governor Bala Mohammed in the March 23 election.
Borno govt in fresh recruitment of traditional hunters to help fight Boko Haram
The government of the beleaguered state wants to recruit 10,000 men to join the fight against the insurgents
Tribunal upholds Bala Mohammed’s election as Bauchi governor
Former Governor Mohammed Abubakar of the APC challenged the election of Bala Mohammed of the PDP in the March 23 poll.
Boko Haram: Borno govt signs agreement with 30 Saudi-based clerics to pray for peace
Muslims believe that prayers offered in the holy mosque of Kaaba are speedily granted.
Why Borno govt is demolishing brothels, alcohol joints – Attorney General
An official gives reasons why the hotels were sealed.
Nigerian Air Force destroys another insurgents hideout in Borno – Official
The statement came barely two weeks after the NAF said it neutralised scores of terrorists and destroyed their hideouts in separate airstrikes at Durbada, Abaganaram, and Tumbun Rego in the state.
Why Nigerian govt suspended two NGOs in North-East — Minister
The government says NGOs must in line with Nigeria’s security needs and requirements.
Military frees 25 children ‘linked with Boko Haram activities’
The children, comprising 23 males and two females, were arrested during military raids on Boko Haram hideouts.
NDLEA arrests 21 Boko Haram drug suppliers in Jalingo
The hard drugs recovered include 239.9kg of cannabis sativa, 59.7kg psychotropic substances and 274 bottles of codeine syrup.
Centre trains Bauchi health workers on managing snakebites
The training is part of activities marking World Snake Bite Day which was scheduled last month September 19.