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Power Returns To Maiduguri After 10 Months Blackout

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Chairman, Borno State Rural and Electrification Board, Abdulsalam Mustapha Kachalla, has confirmed that power supply has been restored to Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state in Northeast region. Mr. Kachalla who disclosed this in a post

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Panic As Multiple Bumb Explosions Rock Maiduguri

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Multiple bomb explosions early Saturday rocked Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, AljazirahNigeria gathered from credible local sources. According to community sources, the explosions occurred at 1,000 Estate, and Ngomari Airport Road across the capital city. The

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Hope Arrises For Maiduguri Residents As Zulum Vows To Restore Electricity In 30 Days

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Borno state governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, has assurances the residents of Maiduguri, the state capital, that the electricity will be restored in the next 30 days. Zulum disclosed this on Tuesday while presenting the 2022

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Troops Battle Hard As Boko Haram Launches Attack On Maiduguri

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Suspected members of Boko Haram fighters have launched a new attack on Maiduguri, the Borno State capital on Tuesday setting many houses ablaze, residents had said. The assault sparked a long battle with insurgents trying to

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Jubilation In Maiduguri As TCN Restores Light After Two Months’ Blackout

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Hundreds of residents  of Maiduguri, the Borno state capital, are currently in wide jubilation over restoration of power supply by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) after two months’ blackout. The restoration of light followed the

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Maiduguri Blackout: Life Has Become Unbearable, Residents Cry Out

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Residents  of the Maiduguri the Borno state capital have complained about the lack of electricity in the state capital over the months. Many people have expressed sadness due to the problems they are presently facing in

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Boko Haram Kidnap Many Travellers Along Maiduguri/Damaturu Highway

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Suspected members of Boko Haram insurgents have kidnapped many travellers along Maiduguri/ Damaturu highway in Borno state. According to the source, the insurgents ambushed commercial vehicles plying the highway on Thursday afternoon and forced many passengers

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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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Emir Of Dikwa Is Dead At Age 75

Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri The Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Usman Jidda Shuwa, has confirmed the death of Shehu Dikwa, Alhaji Mohammed Ibn Shehu Masta II El-Kanemi, today . In an announcement which was made available to Aljazirah Nigeria by 

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Breaking: Boko Haram Kidnaps UNHCR staff, passengers along Maiduguri-Damaturu highway

By Hassan Jirgi, Maiduguri Fear has enveloped many humanitarian staffs after Boko Haram insurgents struck, abducted a Senior Protection Assistant with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Abubakar Garba Idris Alooma along Maiduguri-Damaturu highway. Witnesses told AljazirahNigeria that

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