The death toll for the bomb attacks that rocked a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa which bore the hallmark of the Boko Haram terror sect has climbed to more than 60.
Among the thousands of hunters enlisted by the Nigerian army to track and capture Boko Haram fighters, Aisha Bakari Gombi stands out from the crowd.
The federal government has confirmed that it is in talks with the Islamist terror group, Boko Haram, on a possible ceasefire, with the ultimate aim of securing a permanent cessation of hostilities.
General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), E.A. Adeboye, has prayed for the release of the Dapchi girl still in captivity.
Brig-Gen John Agim, the defence spokesperson, has revealed that the military was asked to hold fire to allow Boko Haram insurgents return the 110 girls abducted from Dapchi.
The Borno State Police Command has warned that islamic sect Boko Haram have plans to attack Maiduguri, Borno State, The Cable reports.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said his response to the Dapchi abduction is a clear departure from Goodluck Jonathan’s insensitivity to the Chibok girls’ abduction, Punch reports.
The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) Advocacy group has issued a seven day ultimatum to the Federal Government to secure the release of the abducted schoolgirls in Dapchi, Yobe state.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said terrorist organisation Boko Haram can no longer be described as a serious fighting force, The Cable reports.
Pastor of the Latter Rain Assembly, Tunde Bakare, has said President Muhammadu Buhari attending the Ajimobi-Ganduje wedding on Saturday shows how insensitive Nigerian leaders are, The Cable reports.
Karma is a bitch. Poetic justice is a bastard. Both have combined to wrong-foot the incumbent Buhari administration to make it look like a big mistake and an act of misjudgment by the Nigerian electorate. […]
Femi Adesina, special adviser (media and publicity) to President Muhammadu Buhari, has said the president will visit Yobe State if he needs to visit.
The Federal Government has confirmed that 110 students of the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe, are so far unaccounted for, after suspected insurgents from a faction of Boko Haram invaded their school last Monday
President Muhammadu Buhari has tendered an apology to the parents of the missing girls.
48 of the 94 girls missing after insurgent group Boko Haram attacked a girls secondary school in Yobe state have been found, Punch reports.