Exam malpractice: Katsina varsity expels nine students, sacks three staff

The Federal University Dutsinma in Katsina state has dismissed three staff and expelled nine students for engaging in examination malpractices, said Armuyau Bichi, the acting vice chancellor. Bichi, who made the disclosure while briefing journalists on Monday in Dutsinma, said the students and staff were caught red-handed during the semester …

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Boko Haram: Two killed along Damaturu road as five terrorists surrender in Borno

Two persons have been confirmed dead with three others seriously injured following an ambush by suspected Boko Haram terrorists along Damaturu, Biu road Sunday afternoon. A military source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, disclosed that the insurgents had buried IEDs along the highway. It was gathered that the travelers, …

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Timeline of Boko Haram attacks in Borno since May 2017

By Ndahi Marama, Maiduguri May 10 – Major General Ibrahim Attahiru takes over the Theatre Command from Major General Lucky Irabor. May 13 – Twin suicide attacks rock University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) as hundreds of UTME candidates get set to sit for their exams. The attacks claim the life of …

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Flood Renders Many Homeless In Yobe • Channels Television

Many people in Jajimaji town of Karasuwa Local Government Area of Yobe State, northeast Nigeria, are still counting their losses after the town was hit by a flood. A downpour that started in the early hours of Saturday and lasted for hours ensured that residents of the town faced a …

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Kebbi: EFCC confiscates unregistered drugs at Cross Border Settlement

The NDLEA Commandant in Kebbi State, Mr Jalo Suleiman, told newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Tuesday that 40 cartons of 500 milligrams of analgin were confiscated during the operation, noting that the drugs were not registered by NAFDAC. Suleiman, who did not disclose the number of those arrested, said investigation …

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Hunters foil attack on Adamawa villages, kill Boko Haram commander

Hunters foil attack on Adamawa villages, kill Boko Haram commander Local hunters said on Wednesday that they killed a Boko Haram leader and foiled attacks on two villages in Adamawa State. The hunters foiled the Tuesday night attacks by the insurgents on Bakin Dutse and Gadamayo villages in Madagali Local …

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Nigeria: Borno Gets New Head of Service Abdulkareem Haruna …

By Abdulkareem Haruna Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State, on Friday, appointed Yerima Sale as the new head of the state’s civil service. Until his appointment, Mr. Sale was the Permanent Secretary of the State Ministry of Reconstruction, Rehabilitation and Resettlement. Mr. Sale succeeds Yakubu Bukar who retired last month. …

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