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    Metro Several Reported Dead As Fire Guts Borno IDP Camp – Channels Television

    Several people are feared killed in a fire that broke out in an Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Gajiram, Nganzai Local Government Area of Borno State. The incident, which occurred on Thursday, claimed the lives of four people... Read more via Channels Television –...
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    Metro Explosives Kill Two Children, Injure Three in Borno – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    Two primary school children have been killed and three others injured while playing with undetonated explosives.... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC Wins Borno Gov Poll With 1,175,440 Votes – Nairaland

    The All Progressives Congress governorship candidate, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum was on Monday declared the winner of the election in Borno State. He swept aside 31 other contestants , polling 1,175 ,440 votes to … Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Islamic State expels Boko Haram factional leader Al-barnawi – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Islamic State (IS) has expelled Abu Mus’ab Al-barnawi as leader of Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), an ally of the Boko Haram sect. The Cable quoted Ahmed Salkida, as saying on his Twitter handle yesterday in Maiduguri, Borno State...... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News...
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    Metro Horror! Borno Boils As Military And Boko Haram Clash…3 Soldiers, 1 Civilian Many Insurgents Killed – Tori News

    The Nigerian military and Boko Haram have reportedly clashed in a community in Borno state, leaving many dead. read more Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Twitter User Exposes Huge Rigging In Borno Using A Bodycam (Video) – Nairaland

    An undercover video uncovered recently reveals how President Buhari may have polled over 800,000 votes in insecurity-prone Borno State. The video reveals a polling station with little voter turnout and a comprehensive ballot thumb-printing operation, one of many such operations according to...
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    Metro Borno PDP faction blames Gov. Shettima for Atiku’s ‘embarrassing scores’ – Premium Times Nigeria

    A faction of the Peoples Democratic Party in Borno State has blamed the huge loss the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, suffered in the state on Governor Kashim Shettima.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Buhari vs Atiku: Results from 11 LGAs in Borno revealed – Daily Post Nigeria

    Results of last Saturday’s presidential election has emerged from eleven Local Government Areas in Borno State.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Maiduguri Residents File Out To Vote Despite Explosions (Photo) – Naijaloaded

    Earlier today, several explosions occurred in some parts of the Borno state capital, Maiduguri, but that has not disenfranchised voters as residents of the state are filing out to perform their civic responsibility which is to vote. See photos of the … Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s...
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    Metro Maiduguri Under Attack On Election Day, 7 Explosions Occur Within 10 Minutes – Nairaland

    Residents of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, are currently in panic as series of explosions have rocked the city all within ten minutes. The explosions, seven of them, began at around 5:50am … Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Multiple explosions rock Maiduguri – Newtelegraph

    Multiple explosions were heard in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital in Northeast Nigeria on Saturday morning. The explosions occurred around Molai, Dambo’a road, Bulumkutu and Njimtilo road axis..... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro See How Nigerian Air Forces Are Dealing With Boko Haram With Their Latest Gadgets – Naijaloaded

    The Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has decimated a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) camp and neutralized some of their fighters at a settlement called Arboko in Borno State. The operation was conducted on 18 February 19 while a … Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited...
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    Metro Boko Haram insurgents kill 18 firewood merchants in Borno – TODAY.NG

    Suspected Boko Haram members have attacked a group of firewood merchants in Borno State, killing no fewer than 18 persons. A source told newsmen that the 18 persons were killed around Koshebe, in Jere Local Government of the troubled state when they went in their usual habit to scavenge …...
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    Metro Boko Haram Strikes Again, Kills 11 In Early Morning Bombing – OluFamous.Com

    The dreaded terrorist group, Boko Haram, has bombed a Mosque in Maiduguri, capital of the troubled Borno state, killing as much as eleven persons. The commissioner of police in the state, Damian Chukwu, who confirmed the incident, said it happened around.... Read more via OluFamous.Com –...
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    Metro Boko Haram: Army kills three insurgents in Borno – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Nigerian Army on Saturday said its troops killed three Boko Haram insurgents in a coordinated attack at Jidamari community in Jidari-Polo area of Jere Local Government Area of Borno.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro 11 killed as suicide bombers, gunman attack worshippers in Maiduguri – TODAY.NG

    Eleven persons have died in an early morning suicide attack on Muslim worshippers in Maiduguri, Borno State. The suicide bombers, two of them, accompanied by a gunman, infiltrated a mosque in Kushari village behind old CBN quarters Maiduguri at about 5:30am. According to a statement issued by...
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    Politics Governor Shettima Reacts to Attack on His Convoy by the Boko Haram - NTA NEWS

    Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: Governor Kashim Shettima mourns, with the deepest thoughts and heartfelt condolences, the demise of some fellow citizens, brothers, associates and loyal supporters following an.. READ MORE
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    Politics Three killed as Boko Haram opens fire on Borno governor’s convoy - THE CABLE

    Suspected members of the Boko Haram sect launched an attack on the convoy of Kashim Shettima, governor of Borno state, on Tuesday, killing three persons, including an aide of the governor identified as Usman Bagidos. Security sources told TheCable that the incident happened while the governor...
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    Metro Many Feared Killed As Boko Haram Attacks Governor Shettima’s Convoy In Borno – Naijaloaded

    Suspected Boko Haram insurgents on Wednesday attacked the convoy of Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima, who were on their way to a political rally at Gamboru-Ngala. Witnesses’ reports said many were feared dead, just as dozens were missing. This administration has … Read more via...
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    Politics Boko Haram opens fire on Governor Kashim Shettima’s convoy – Newtelegraph

    The convoy of Kashim Shettima, Governor of Borno State, has been attacked by terrorist group, Boko Haram. According to a report by SaharaReporters Shettima’s convoy was travelling from Maiduguri, the state capital, to Gamboru-Ngala when the insurgents struck, dividing his convoy into two and...