October 9, 2016

Wives of Boko Haram terrorists share their love stories

Walasa, a town near the Nigeria-Cameroon border, was reclaimed by Nigerian soldiers from Boko Haram insurgents in May 2016. Most of the Boko Haram fighters ran away, leaving their wives and children behind, though some of the fighters died. About 34 women were rounded up with their children, packed into […]
July 19, 2016

Nigeria: 250,000 children in Borno suffer severe malnutrition- UN

According to a new report by the United Nations, about a quarter of a million children in Borno state, north-eastern Nigeria, are suffering from severe malnutrition, the United Nations children’s agency announced today, July 19. Of those, about one in five will die if they do not receive treatment. The […]
July 15, 2016

Boko Haram: Borno state has 51,000 widows and 49,000 orphans- Governor

The Borno State governor,  Kashim Shettima on Wednesday July 13, received a high-powered delegation of the European Union to Nigeria and ECOWAS in his office. The delegation includes Michel Arrion, Ambassador, head of EU’s delegation to Nigeria & ECOWAS, Brian O’Neill, Minister-Counsellor, head of Cooperation, EU delegation to Nigeria & […]
June 29, 2016

How Modupe Ozolua ‘s NGO Empower54 transformed a starving baby in 16 days

Modupe Ozolua came into the Nigerian limelight as the first to bring in cosmetic enhancement procedures to the country. She is more involved in humanitarian projects and has been sharing her impressive successes lately. The latest one is how she took one of the babies in war-ravaged Bama of Borno […]
June 18, 2016

Borno state changes feeding arrangement for IDPs

The Borno State Government said on Saturday that it had resorted to distributing food items to households to tackle alleged poor feeding at Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the state. Mallam Satome Ahmed , Chairman of the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) who disclosed this in Maiduguri, explained that […]