July 28, 2017

Impending Outbreak Of Epidemic At University Of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) Mortuary 

Some of the bodies of the victims of the Boko Haram attack in Magumeri local government area of Borno state are currently decomposing at the mortuary of the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital (UMTH). A senior official of the hospital who disclosed this to TheCable, said staff are worried that […]
May 18, 2017

How We Secured Freedom For Chibok Girls – Negotiator

Zannah Mustapha, the 57-year-old negotiator who facilitated the release of some of the Chibok girls abducted by the Boko Haram sect has narrated the events that led to the freedom of the girls to the BBC. Zannah Mustapha told the BBC that when he arrived for the handover of the […]
May 13, 2017

Boko Haram Video Of Purported Chibok Girl Worries Parents

The Boko Haram jihadist group has released a video claiming to show Chibok schoolgirls who refused to be rescued as part of a recent swap deal with the Nigerian government. In the three-minute video, a woman who claims to be Maida Yakubu, one of the 276 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko […]
May 11, 2017

Nigeria Negotiating With Boko Haram For More Chibok Release

A Nigerian minister says the government is negotiating “seriously” for the release of the more than 110 kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls still held by Boko Haram extremists. Minister of Women’s Affairs and Social Development Aisha Alhassan told reporters on Thursday that “we will not relent until all are back.” She says […]
February 16, 2017

Boko Haram has created 54,000 widows and over 54,000 orphans

    This information was shared by the governor of the state,  Kashim Shettima, while at the Murtala Muhammed Memorial Lecture in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory, on Monday.
January 31, 2017

Survivors of Rann IDP bombing receiving treatment- Photos

  Several people died after a military plane mistakenly dropped a bomb inside the Rann IDPs camp in Borno State about two weeks ago. The Rann IDP camp in Kala-Balge Local Government Area caters for thousands of persons displaced by Boko Haram.
December 7, 2016

Six officials arrested for allegedly raping vulnerable IDPs

After allegedly raping Internally Displaced Persons in North-Eastern Nigeria, three soldiers, two policemen and a prison official have been arrested.
October 13, 2016

Boko Haram militants free 21 of 217 abducted schoolgirls

It is good news for the families of some of the schoolgirls who were abducted by Book Haram insurgents some two and a half years ago.  Nearly 300 girls were kidnapped from a school in Chibok, Borno state, northeastern Nigeria and the federal government announced on Thursday that 21 of […]