The Punch Jan 22, 2017

  • Boko Haram: Adamawa govt deploys 150 hunters

    Hindi Livinus The Adamawa State Government has ordered the deployment of 150 local vigilantes to complement military efforts in eradicating Boko Haram suicide attacks in Madagali. The General Supervisor of the Civilian Joint Task Force in Madagali, Garba Tarfa, told SUNDAY PUNCH...

The Punch Jan 21, 2017

  • Hacking democracy

    Minabere Ibelema When Donald Trump was inaugurated as America’s 45th president on Friday, it was under the cloud of suspicion that the Russians may have hacked him into victory. Congressman John Lewis, a civil rights veteran, has publicly declared Trump’s presidency illegitimate....

The Punch Jan 21, 2017

  • …over 236 killed, says Borno LGA chair

    Kayode Idowu The Chairman of Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno State, Babagana Malarima, has said 236 were killed in the Air Force’s accidental bombing of an internally displaced people’s camp in the state’s northern town of Rann. Malarima, who demanded compensation from...

Time Of Gist Jan 21, 2017

Vanguard News Jan 21, 2017

  • Fear of Boko Haram grips Kwara

    The fear of Boko Haram members fleeing the North East has gripped Kwara State as investigation revealed that some items belonging to the terror group’s members have allegedly been deposited in the state.

News24 Jan 21, 2017

The Punch Jan 21, 2017

  • Boko Haram kills two soldiers in Niger

    Boko Haram killed at least two soldiers and wounded seven others in a “surprise attack” on a military base in southeast Niger that began overnight, a local official said Saturday. Members of the Islamic State group affiliate arrived in “great numbers” on foot after crossing the K...