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Boko Haram terrorists fire mortars in Maiduguri, 2 Killed, 16 Injured

Boko Haram terrorists fire mortars in Maiduguri, 2 Killed, 16 Injured

At least two people have been confirmed dead and 16 others fatally injured as gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram terrorists, fired several mortars in Maiduguri, capital of Borno State on Thursday. A source told PRNigeria, that the terrorists’ attack occurred as Muslim faithful in the town were still making preparation for Friday’s Eid-Kabir festival. […]

Borno Govt to resettle 28 displaced communities

Borno Govt to resettle 28 displaced communities

The Borno Government on Sunday said it would resettle 28 displaced communities from Lake Alau back to their homes following the return of relative peace. Gov. Babagana Zulum disclosed this during a working visit to Alau village near Maiduguri. Zulum said that his trip to the agrarian communities was to explore how irrigation activities can […]

The midas touch at NAMA

The midas touch at NAMA

FIXING round pegs in round holes is a natural catalyst in fast-tracking growth in forward-looking organisations. It engenders cordiality and promotes industrial harmony through mutual respect. The experience of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency between 2017 and now, attests to the fact that leadership is pivotal to development. A few years back, considerations were made on the need to fix the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency’smany shortfalls, ranging from faulty equipment, staff low morale to managing the crisis anticipated in the shutting down of the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport for six weeks. Captain Fola Akinkuotu, experienced, savvy and at home with contemporary nuances in the management of aviation projects were assigned the task. Since then, the story has been onward together.

Transport ministry seeks approval to rehabilitate Port Harcourt to Maiduguri railway

Transport ministry seeks approval to rehabilitate Port Harcourt to Maiduguri railway

The Ministry of Transportation is seeking President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval for the rehabilitation of the Portharcourt – Maiduguri narrow gauge. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, told newsmen in Abuja that while waiting to get the loan to construct the standard gauge, it would be easier to commence rehabilitation of the narrow gauge lines. The News […]

Boko Haram: Borno Gov., Zulum urges military to change strategies

Boko Haram: Borno Gov., Zulum urges military to change strategies

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno has urged the Nigerian Armed Forces to change strategies in the ongoing fight against Boko Haram to facilitate the successful implementation of the counter-insurgency campaign. Mr Isa Gusa, the Special Adviser to the governor on Public Relations and Strategy, quoted Zulum as saying this in a statement on Wednesday in […]