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Christmas : Alarm Over Influx of Criminals, Insurgents Into Damaturu Town

Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu There is serious rumours among the residents of Damaturu, the Yobe state capital and some local government area of the state after they noticed the influx of some suspected members of criminals into the metropolis from unknown locations.

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Fighting Insurgents: Zulum Approves Salary Bonus, For CJTFs, Hunters, Others

.Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum, has approved one month salary bonus for thousands of volunteers fighting Boko Haram. The groups that get end of the year gift include the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) as well

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Insurgency: 500 Orphans of Civilian JTFs To Get Borno scholarship

Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri The Borno State Governor Babagana Umaru Zulum, has said that the state Government is set to award scholarship to 500 orphans of the Civilian JTF, hunters and vigilantes who died during battles with Boko Haram and ISWAP

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NEMA Commends Operation Safe Corridor Drive In Restoring Peace In The North-East

National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA has commended Operation Safe Corridors’ achievements in re-integrating repentant insurgents back into the society. This is contained in a remark by The Director-General, Mr Mustapha Ahmed, while receiving the Coordinator, Operation Safe Corridor, Brig.-Gen. J.Y.

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Insurgents: 2000 Borno Residents Relocated to Yobe

Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu Yobe State police command, Public Relations Officer, ASP Dungus Abdulkarim, has confirmed that over 2000 communities were relocated to yobe state from their ancestral home of four local government areas of Borno state. A statement signed by

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Insurgency: Chadian, Other Foreign Forces Arrived Northern Region

Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Residents of Damasak, the capital town of the mobbar, local government of Borno state, rejoice as they confirmed the arrival of Multinational Joint Task Forces from Chad and Cameroon in Borno State. The arrival of the foreign

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Insecurity: Zulum Empowers Security Agencies With Patrol Vehicles

Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Borno state Governor Babagana Umaru Zulum has presented eight Hilux vehicles and other requirements to the members of Civilian Joint Tasks Force (CJTF) hunters and members of vigilante group in the area. Zulum represented by his Deputy,

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Insurgent: Zulum Gives Scholarships To Children Of Killed Fighters

Hassan JIrgi, MAIDUGURI Borno state, Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, has provided the scholarships to the children who lost their parents as JTF fighters in the war against insurgency He said the kids will be given scholarships while the widows will

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Banditry, Boko Haram Products Of Failed Promises By Politicians – Nigerians In Diaspora

Some well-meaning Nigerians in the diaspora have blamed failed promises by politicians for sustained activities of Boko Haram terrorists and bandits despite the remarkable efforts of the military.  The Nigeria Diaspora Community for Peace (NDCP) said it arrived at this conclusion

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War Against Terrorism: CSOs Pass Vote Of Confidence On Service Chiefs

By Chidozie Ogbonnaya Recently, the media as well as public discourse has been inundated by calls for the sack of the service chiefs. Nigerians at the forefront of these calls including members of the National Assembly gave the security situation

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