Summary Speaking ahead of the 200th day today, of the abduction of the school girls, Mrs. Ezekwesili expressed sorrow over the continued abduction of the girls who she said, should not be allowed to abide a day longer in the captivity of the insurgents.
Summary The delegation consisting of 22 state lawmakers, 5 members of the House of Representatives and commissioners, women representatives and other groups led by Senator Ali Ndume and Dahiru Monguno were at the APC national secretariat yesterday, to present the evidence of payment for the forms and collect them for the governor.
Summary Twenty-eight members of both the National Assembly and the Borno State House of Assembly yesterday picked an Expression of Interest and Nomination Form which they intend to donate to the Borno State governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, their choice candidate for the All Progressives Congress (APC), to enable him seek re-election in 2015.
Summary In this interview with CHIKA OTUCHIKERE, Maj Komo Maryam Thomas, an indigene of Borno State and serving officer of the Nigerian Army, gives an insight into the insurgency as person whose state is worse hit and whose professional constituency is saddled ...
Summary Towns and villages in the state have been run over by Islamic group, Boko Haram with many families rendered homeless as a result. The State Director, Alhaji Yahya Imam gave this warning in a chat with journalists in Maiduguri.
Summary Senator Lawan, who chairs the Senate Committee on Public Accounts, said on Wednesday in a statement in Abuja that the people of the Northeast will not accept to be disenfranchised by INEC or any other group or person in the name of security clearance.
Summary The State Director, Alhaji Yahya Imam, gave this warning while speaking with newsmen ... Confirming the incident on Wednesday to newsmen, Alex Akhigbe, Police Public Relations Officer of the Bayelsa State Police Command, said his men were working to unravel the mystery behind the killing.
Summary The National Orientation Agency in Borno on Thursday warned politicians to stop taking their campaigns to numerous internally displaced persons' camps in the state. Ibrahim said, "The ban on political campaigns were yet... of territory on the Aksai Chin plateau to the west.China only acknowledges a dispute in the eastern section of the border and has refused to stamp Chinese visas inside the Indian passports of citizens from Arunachal Pradesh.India also recently...
Summary The General Manager, Borno State Environmental Protection Agency (BOSEPA), Alhaji Nasiru Surundi, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Maiduguri. According to him, the plant will help to create wealth out of the huge refuse generated daily in the state capital.
Summary Senator representing Borno South Senatorial District Mohammed Ali Ndume said nine local government areas are still under the control of Boko Haram. In moving the motion, Ningi urged the federal government to as a matter of necessity seek the assistance of the international community including the United Nations Commission on Refugees.
Summary Witnesses said the fighting broke out on Wednesday when the Boko Haram militants launched an attack on the town of Uba and managed to overrun the area before pushing to capture Mubi, a commercial hub in the neighboring Adamawa state.
Summary New York City finished a $138 million reconstruction of an 87-year-old dam in its upstate watershed begun amid fears that a massive storm could cause a breach and wash away rural communities downstream. The Gilboa Dam, completed in 1927, holds back the Schoharie Reservoir, the northernmost reservoir in the city's sprawling upstate watershed.
Summary WALTHAM -- In a one-game snapshot, Rajon Rondo is the clear front-runner for MVP consideration, the Celtics offense cannot be stopped, and the depth of the roster is so deep coach Brad Stevens can throw a player in anywhere and that player will produce in double-figure scoring.
Summary Other Asian stock markets were also higher after the Japanese central bank's announcement. The U.S. economy expanded 3.5 percent in the July-September quarter from a year earlier, driven by solid gains in business investment, export sales and the biggest jump in military spending in five years.
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