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“Boko Haram killed 13 district heads and many ward heads” – Shehu of Borno says
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“Boko Haram killed 13 district heads and many ward heads” – Shehu of Borno says

Super Wotzup- September 1, 2020

The Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Garbai Elkanemi has revealed that 13 district heads and several ward heads (Bulamas) in his emirate have been killed by ... Read More

#Flood: Borno State Government marks 1,300 buildings for demolition
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#Flood: Borno State Government marks 1,300 buildings for demolition

Super Wotzup- August 27, 2020

The Borno State Government on Wednesday said 1,300 houses standing on waterways and river banks in the state capital, Maiduguri, had been marked for demolition. ... Read More

Boko Haram terrorists attack Borno community and abduct over 100 persons
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Boko Haram terrorists attack Borno community and abduct over 100 persons

Super Wotzup- August 19, 2020

Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect have attacked Kukawa, a town in Borno State, and reportedly abducted over 100 persons. According to sources in the Civilian Joint ... Read More

Two dead as Boko Haram shoots United Nations helicopter in Borno
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Two dead as Boko Haram shoots United Nations helicopter in Borno

Super Wotzup- July 5, 2020

Boko Haram terrorists have attacked Damasak area of Borno State, killing two civilians and shooting a humanitarian helicopter belonging to the United Nations mission, which ... Read More

Fighter jet bombs Boko Haram, ISWAP terrorists in Borno [Video]
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Fighter jet bombs Boko Haram, ISWAP terrorists in Borno [Video]

Super Wotzup- June 14, 2020

The Nigerian military has released a video of Saturday’s aerial operation against Boko Haram and ISWAP terrorists. Nigerian Air Force (NAF) jets pounded terrorists and ... Read More

Borno Discharges 135 COVID-19 Patients Today
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Borno Discharges 135 COVID-19 Patients Today

Johnny Nigeria- May 29, 2020

The Borno State Government says it has discharged 135 COVID-19 patients. The Deputy Governor, Alhaji Usman Kadafur, who disclosed this to newsmen on Friday, said ... Read More

“Fleeing Boko Haram terrorists abandoned 72 family members” – Defence Headquarters reveals
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“Fleeing Boko Haram terrorists abandoned 72 family members” – Defence Headquarters reveals

Super Wotzup- May 16, 2020

The defence headquarters has revealed that some Boko Haram insurgents who fled during military offensives launched in Ngala, Ngala local government area of Borno, abandoned ... Read More

So Sad: Activist narrates his encounter with an Almajiri boy he found sleeping on the street in Borno
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So Sad: Activist narrates his encounter with an Almajiri boy he found sleeping on the street in Borno

Super Wotzup- May 14, 2020

An activist has shared photos of an Almajiri boy he found sleeping on a street in Borno as he narrated his experience with the boy. ... Read More

Coronavirus: Borno Records 3 Deaths, 11 New Cases
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Coronavirus: Borno Records 3 Deaths, 11 New Cases

Johnny Nigeria- April 28, 2020

Three more COVID-19 fatalities and 11 new cases have been recorded in Borno state. Salihu Kwaya-Bura, the state commissioner for health, and secretary of the ... Read More

3 Confirm Cases In Borno, 3 Imams Arrested For Holding Friday Prayers
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3 Confirm Cases In Borno, 3 Imams Arrested For Holding Friday Prayers

Johnny Nigeria- April 24, 2020

Positive cases now 15 as response team faults 3 imams for holding Friday prayers …Deaths remain 2 …Bread, kosai, iced block sellers free to operate ... Read More

Borno State Records Second COVID-19 Death
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Borno State Records Second COVID-19 Death

Johnny Nigeria- April 22, 2020

The Borno State Government on Wednesday announced a second death from coronavirus outbreak. The Deputy Governor, Alhaji Umar Kadafur, who is also the Chairman of ... Read More

Borno state government announces 14 days lockdown after 3 new cases of Coronavirus
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Borno state government announces 14 days lockdown after 3 new cases of Coronavirus

Johnny Nigeria- April 21, 2020

The Borno State Government has declared a 14 day lockdown following three confirmed cases of Coronavirus in the state. Read Also: Ondo state commences mass ... Read More

Borno State Records Its First Coronavirus Case And Death
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Borno State Records Its First Coronavirus Case And Death

Johnny Nigeria- April 20, 2020

Borno State has recorded its first COVID-19 death. This was a patient who was admitted at the University of Maiduguri teaching Hospital (UMTH) for abdominal ... Read More

Fire destroys 700 shelters in Borno IDPs camp
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Fire destroys 700 shelters in Borno IDPs camp

Super Wotzup- April 14, 2020

No fewer than 700 shelters were destroyed by fire in an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp at Mafa Local Government Area of Borno State. The ... Read More

#BokoHaram: Fani-Kayode expresses shame over release of Nigerian troops by Chadian soldiers
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#BokoHaram: Fani-Kayode expresses shame over release of Nigerian troops by Chadian soldiers

Super Wotzup- April 6, 2020

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to the release of kidnapped Nigerian soldiers held captive in Boko Haram's den by Chadian troops. The chieftain ... Read More

#BokoHaram: Borno communities appeal for security, electricity and relief items
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#BokoHaram: Borno communities appeal for security, electricity and relief items

Super Wotzup- March 31, 2020

The people of Multafu Communities in Askira-Uba Local Government Area of Borno State have commended Governor Umar Zulum for his foresight and support following series ... Read More

Troops destroy Boko Haram terrorists’ hideout in Borno
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Troops destroy Boko Haram terrorists’ hideout in Borno

Super Wotzup- March 26, 2020

The Defence Headquarters on Thursday said Nigerian troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD), destroyed the hideout of the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) ... Read More

#BokoHaram: Minister orders staff to fast against killings in Borno
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#BokoHaram: Minister orders staff to fast against killings in Borno

Super Wotzup- February 24, 2020

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, on Monday instructed the staff of her ministry to embark on solidarity fast ... Read More

Boko Haram: Nigerian troops eliminate top commanders, names released
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Boko Haram: Nigerian troops eliminate top commanders, names released

Super Wotzup- February 20, 2020

The Nigerian troops have killed three top commanders of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP), a faction of Boko Haram terrorists in parts ... Read More

Atiku reacts as terrorists kill 30, abduct women, children in Borno State
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Atiku reacts as terrorists kill 30, abduct women, children in Borno State

Super Wotzup- February 11, 2020

Former presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to the killing of over 30 people in Maiduguri yesterday by ... Read More