Tag: Borno state

  • Boko Haram Attacks Borno Governor’s Convoy.

    The Governor of Borno State, Babagana Zulum, today survived an ambush by suspected Boko Haram gunmen, sources and his spokesperson said. The governor was on a trip to Monguno and Baga towns to distribute food to IDPs. A source said the governor’s convoy came under attack while he was returning from Baga, a deserted fishing […]

  • Nigerian Chief of Army Staff, Buratai, Lost Mother To Brief Illness in Borno

    The Nigerian Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, on Tuesday lost his mother, Kakah Hajja, to a brief illness in Borno state, SOFO.NG has learned. A family source confirmed to SOFO.NG that the late Hajja died at her home in Maiduguri, Borno State after a brief illness. “Yes I can confirm to you that she […]

  • COVID-19: 2 positive patients on the run in Borno state

    Sofonews reported that two patients who tested positive for COVID-19, are on the run in Borno state. A 24 year-old male, Abbas Kaka Hassan, and A 42 year-old woman, Hauwa Mohammed , are on the run after testing positive of COVID-19 at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital in Borno State. The male is from […]