North East

Yobe State Governor, Mai-Mala Buni

COVID -19: Yobe governor closes boundaries, urges traders not to hike food prices

Yobe is yet to record a confirmed case of coronavirus

Nigerian Army soldier

Boko Haram attack, with ’15 gun trucks,’ repelled by Nigerian soldiers – Official

“Yet, we are not running or fleeing from them. Me and other generals are on the ground. We are good to go,” an army general said.

Horses used to illustrate the story.

Horseriding gunmen abduct woman in Jigawa

Residents said the gunmen stormed the community on horses and abducted Harira Nasir.

Nigeria Police officers

Groom, five others kidnapped in Taraba

The victims were returning from a wedding in the neighbouring Benue State

Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State [Photo: Bussiness Day]

Coronavirus: 47 of 70 suspected cases in Bauchi test negative – Official

The official said 21 more results sent to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) are being expected.

NJC: Supreme Court of Nigeria (judge)

Dissenting Supreme Court judge in Imo election case maintains position in Zamfara’s

Justice Nweze who backed the PDP in the Imo case, now supports the APC, while advancing the same argument.

Bala Mohammed, Governor of Bauchi State.

I am sound, in good spirit – Bauchi gov

The Bauchi State governor tested positive to coronavirus on Tuesday.

Governor of Borno State, Babagana Zulum [PHOTO: Thecable.ng]

Gov Zulum donates money to families of 47 slain soldiers

The soldiers lost their lives in a deadly Boo Haram ambush on their convoy.

Nigerian troopsused to illustrate the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: The Guardian Nigeria]

Nigerian military destroys terrorists’ hideout in Borno – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters says the terrorists’ hideout was destroyed in an air strike at Muktu in Northern Borno.

Governor Badaru of Jigawa State

Coronavirus: Jigawa shuts routes to Bauchi, others

The state commissioner of health told reporters the decision would be effective as from Friday.

Adamu Mohammed, an elder brother of Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed.

Bauchi governor’s brother kidnapped

The governor has been quarantined having been diagnosed with coronavirus on Tuesday.

Darius Ishaku, Taraba State Governor

Coronavirus: Taraba Govt directs workers to stay at home

The government says only workers on grade level 1 to 12 are affected by the stay at home order.

Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State [Photo: Bussiness Day]

Coronavirus: Inadequate test kits pose grave danger to Nigeria – Official

“I wonder what will happen when the virus reaches the community level and thousands need to be tested daily.”

Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State [Photo: Bussiness Day]

Coronavirus: Bauchi governor speaks from isolation

Mr Mohammed was diagnosed of the virus on Tuesday.

Bala Mohammed, Governor of Bauchi State.

Coronavirus: I never shook hands with Bauchi governor –Atiku’s son

It has become clear that the governor was in Germany over a week ago, and has since met several officials.

Nigerian Army

How Boko Haram killed 47 Nigerian soldiers – Official

Nigerian military confirms attack on troops on Monday.

FILE PHOTO: A cross-section of internally displaced persons

Coronavirus: Borno bans visits to IDP camps

The ban is expected to last four weeks.

Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State [Photo: Bussiness Day]

#Coronavirus: Bauchi governor on self-isolation after shaking hands with Atiku’s son

The Bauchi governor boarded same flight shook hands with Atiku’s son.

Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State [Photo: Bussiness Day]

#Coronavirus: Bauchi shuts down schools

The governor also limited religious gatherings to 50 people.

The governor of Taraba State, Ishiaku Darius

Why I was absent from Taraba for 87 days – Governor Darius

The governor said he had broken his leg after a fall he had in his home.

J-10 Jet fighter. [Photo: Airforce Technology]

Nigerian troops kill many ISWAP leaders in air raid – Official

The airstrike was executed on the heels of impeccable intelligence reports, the official said.

Lassa fever

Lassa fever: Bauchi Govt. to establish three isolation centres

The government says the essence of establishing the isolation centres is to manage and control the spread of Lassa fever in the State

Mama Boko Haram, Aisha Wakil during interview with PRNigeria

Alleged Fraud: EFCC closes case against ‘Mama Boko Haram’, others

Mama Boko Haram earned fame for her self acclaimed closeness with the Boko Haram insurgents

University of Maiduguri

Out-of-School-Children: UNICEF partners UNIMAID to engage 200 graduates

The deployed graduates are expected to strengthen the quality of teaching and learning in selected Tsangaya centres and Islamiyah schools in the state.

Boko Haram has killed some Nigerian citizens

Six Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram ambush

“We lost six soldiers to Boko Haram terrorists this morning. The guys came unexpectedly with sophisticated weapons.”