• Suicide bomber shot dead while sneaking into IDPs camp

    Suicide bomber shot dead while sneaking into IDPs camp

    Vigilant soldiers on Sunday shot dead a suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber in Maiduguri after he was spotted trying to sneak into the Bakassi Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs camp.

    Having opened fire on him, one of the two bombs around his body went off.

    A top leader of the Civilian-JTF, Alhaji Dan-Batta, told Premium Times on phone that, “the male suicide bomber was seen loitering around the back perimeter fence of Bakassi camp at about 9 a.m. He was shot down before […]

  • Mama Taraba reacts to reports she slumped at IDPs camp

    Mama Taraba reacts to reports she slumped at IDPs camp

    It was gathered that the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Aisha Jummai Alhassan, has denied reports that she slumped during her two day visit to the Internal Displaced Persons’ camp in Fufore Local Government Area of Adamawa State.

    President Muhammadu Buhari had instructed Mama Taraba as fondly called to investigate allegations of human abuse in the IDP camps located in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states.

    Speaking through her director of information, Mallam Hassan Dodo, Mama Taraba said “When I went […]