Borno State Government House Razed

Borno State Government House in Maiduguri, the state capital, has been gutted by fire. It was gathered that the inferno started at one of the powerhouses where generators providing electricity for the entire Government House were situated. The fire outbreak was said to have started at about 3 pm on Tuesday. Some personnel disclosed that […]

Boko Haram Are Regrouping To Take Over Borno, Yobe, Adamawa State —- Senator Ali Ndume Cries Out

Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, Ali Ndume has raised the alarm that Boko Haram militants have started regrouping again in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa States. The lawmaker stated this on Tuesday, while briefing journalists after the plenary. Gistongist gathered that Ndume was speaking on his bill seeking to establish Federal College of Education Gwoza, Borno […]

Boko Haram Ransack Borno State, 30 Soldiers Killed

Residents of Rann in Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno State were on Saturday night thrown into pandemonium following an attack by the Boko Haram terrorists on the community. The sound of sporadic shooting rented the air as residents flee into the forest for safety. The insurgents invaded the town after the residents had […]

Boko Haram Attacks Borno Again, Many Killed

Scores residents of Damasak, a troubled town in Borno, have fled to neighbouring communities in Niger Republic following a fresh round of attacks by Boko Haram, the second in a week. Sources including local officials not authorised to speak to newsmen on security matters told Newsmen that Boko Haram returned to Damasak on Tuesday evening […]

Air Force Chief Visits Borno Over Missing Aircraft

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, on Thursday visited Borno State after a Nigerian Air Force , NAF, Alpha-Jet went missing in the north-eastern state. Amao, who arrived in the state barely 24 hours after the incident occurred on Wednesday evening, was briefed on ongoing search and rescue efforts in connection with […]

Borno State Under Attack As Boko Haram Face-off Nigeria Army

Borno State Capital, Maiduguri Is Under Attack As Boko Haram Insurgents Engage Troops In Massive Bullet Exchange.   Gistongist gathered that the explosions and the sound of gunshots that engulfed some parts of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital have claimed many lives with others injured.   This has forced many residents in the affected areas to […]

ECOWAS Speak Against Killings In North-East

The Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS) has come out to speak against the pointless killings and  terrorist attacks in the North-East. Boko Haram terrorists have been running rampage in communities in the North-East with a recent attack in Koshobe and other rural communities in the Jere Local Government Area of Borno state. The […]

Boko Haram Raises Houses Down With Fire, Kills 13 In A New Attack

Sequel to the attack meted out on rice farmers in Zabarmari, killing 50, the terrorists group, Boko Haram has done the unexpected again.   According to reports, the terrorists have struck again in two local government areas in Borno state.   It was confirmed that they killed 13 loggers in Damboa LGA and while they […]

See The Last Thing Donald Trump Has Done About Nigeria Recently

Donald Trump is about to be carted away from power, however, his government still have Nigeria in mind.   According to reports, the US government has condemned the recent killing of farmers by Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State.   The condemnation which is coming after so many political big wigs across the world has […]

Zabarmari Killing: All Governors To Meet Immediately

Following the killing of rice farmers in Zabarmari, Borno State, the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, is set to hold a serious meeting immediately.   According to the spokesperson of the NGF, Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo noted that all governors will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, December 2nd 2020.   Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo stated that top of the […]