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GBV: Police to partner UNFPA in Borno

The Borno Police Command has reiterated its commitment to partner with the State Government and UN Population Fund (UNFPA) in combatting Gender Based Violence (GBV) in the state. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Yusufu Mohammed, made this known on…

Nigerian Army rescues another Chibok girl in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Monday said it had rescued another Chibok girl, Mary Nkeki, 27, in Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno. Nkeki was abducted alongside over 200 students from the Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, by Boko Haram insurgents…

Man kills 6-year-old son for bed-wetting

A man identified to be in his 30s has been arrested following the death of his six-year-old son in Maiduguri, Borno State capital. Nigerian NewsDirect gathered according to security reports that the suspect, Mohammed Jubrin, is a staff member of…