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Borno State

Local Council Chairman Empowers Schools In Borno State!

As we [may] well know, the activities of Boko Haram has in recent past wrecked immense havoc across villages, small towns and cities in the North-East Region of Nigeria.  This catastrophe is [perhaps] most pronounced in Borno State, affecting many schools and causing them to close down as both Students and Teachers escaped for their [...]

Schools to Reopen in Terror Ravaged Borno State

Kashim Shettima, Governor of Borno state, says public secondary schools in the state which have been shut since March 2013 will re-open for academic activities next Monday. He made the remark on Tuesday while receiving Mr Rolf Ree, the Norwegian ambassador to Nigeria at his office in Maiduguri. He said, however, that the action was [...]

Borno appeals to WAEC, NECO to release candidates’ results

The Borno State Government has appealed to the West African Examination Council, WAEC, and the National Examination Council, NECO, to release the results of its candidates who sat for the 2014 examinations. The Permanent Secretary, state Ministry of Education, Mohammed Kauji, made the appeal in Maiduguri while briefing journalists on Sunday. Mr. Kauji said that [...]

By |2014-10-14T10:43:17+01:00October 14th, 2014|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Chibok Girls: 57 Gain Admission Into US School

57 Chibok schoolgirls who managed to escape from the captivity of the dreaded Boko Haram sect have reportedly gained admission into a school in the United States of America (USA). The Centre for Promotion of Ethics, Values and National Integration (CENPEVNI) said it was able to secure the admission through its collaboration with other groups. [...]

Chibok girls: Britain to send three Fighter Jets to help in the search

Britain’s Royal Air Force   plans to send three fighter jets to help in locating the more than 200   schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram insurgents on April 14 this year. The RAF Tornado GR4s equipped with surveillance facilities, according to Daily Mail on Wednesday, will undertake “reconnaissance missions” over the Sambissa Forest where the girls are [...]

By |2019-11-13T04:52:25+01:00August 21st, 2014|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , , , |4 Comments

EXPOSED!!! President Jonathan’s ‘N100m Gift’: Our leaders cheated us — Chibok parents

The N100 million cash gift allegedly given to parents of abducted Chibok girls when they met  President Goodluck Jonathan on July 22 at the Presidential Villa is now causing disquiet among the aggrieved parents. They  have reportedly cried out that they have been cheated by their community leaders in the sharing formula. The Presidency allegedly [...]

Borno govt. to reopen public schools after Ramadan

The Borno Government says it will re-open all public schools after the Ramadan fast. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the schools were shut on March 14, following series of attacks by suspected Boko Haram insurgents on schools in neighboring Yobe State. Mr Inuwa Kubo, the Commissioner for Education, told NAN in Maiduguri on Friday that government had [...]

By |2014-07-18T14:55:08+01:00July 18th, 2014|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

OFFICIAL: 176 teachers killed in Nigeria’s restive north-east since 2011

One hundred and seventy-six teachers have been killed and 900 schools destroyed in Nigeria’s Borno state since Boko Haram militants intensified their violent attacks in 2011, officials said Thursday. The governor of the northeastern state Kashim Shettima revealed the horrifying statistics in a statement to a committee attempting to make the country’s schools safer. The [...]

We have no idea where the kidnapped Chibok girls are – US

The United States said on Friday it had decreased its surveillance flights in the search for the about 219 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram, but added that the overall effort was unchanged due to more flights by other countries. It stated that it had no idea of the location of the girls, noting however that [...]

Abducted Schoolgirls: New Video Showing Chibok Girls Pleading For Release

Boko Haram reportedly released a new video showing the girls abducted on April 14 narrating their ordeal. President Goodluck Jonathan is believed to have seen the video, with the footage not released publicly. The kidnap victims were said to be located in the neighbouring Chad, Niger and Cameroon, Vanguard reports with reference to The Mail [...]

By |2014-06-02T09:14:54+01:00June 2nd, 2014|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments