Six people were killed and one injured in the early hours of Friday following two suicide bomb attacks at the Damboa central mosque in Borno state.
Borno State, North-East Nigeria, for the first time since 2011, witnessed a very peaceful Sallah celebration following the decision by the state government and security agencies not to restrict movement as security situation in the region improves.
Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima on Sunday gave a breakdown of donations received on behalf of Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, insisting that a total of N345 million was received as against the rumoured that he had collected billions of Naira.
The Government of Qatar has donated food items valued at N6.5 million to Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs in Borno State, comprising of bags of rice, beans, millet, guinea corn, maize and gallons of palm oil.
Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima has accused some Non-Governmental Organisations, NGOs, involved in some projects relating to Internally Displaced Persons in his state as living on the pains of his people rather than for it.
The United Nations says Nigeria will be losing five children every hour at IDP camps across the country if nothing is done to scale up interventions for food and medicare at the various camps.
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State says he has kept his commitment with workers in the state and has made sure that the N2.6 billion wage bill of the state was paid without excuse, despite the heavy burden brought on the state by the Boko Haram insurgency.
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has alleged that some powerful politicians in the state are out to bring his government down.
Urgent intervention is required to forestall a humanitarian crisis of grave proportions at the Internally Displaced Persons Camp in Bama, where hundreds are at the risk of dying. By Samuel…
Members of the Civilian JTF in kaya village, Borno state, rescued an 11-year old girl abducted by Boko Haram insurgents from Batha village and kept at a hideout in Sabon Garin Bale.