• Army reopens Maiduguri-Gamboru road after 3-year closure

    Army reopens Maiduguri-Gamboru road after 3-year closure

    The Nigerian Army on Wednesday reopened the Maiduguri-Dikwa-Gamboru road three years after it was closed as a result of the Boko Haram insurgency.

    The road was closed to motorists in 2013 at the peak of Boko Haram activities in Borno.

    Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno accompanied by the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai flagged off the reopening of the road.

    The governor, in his remark, commended the military for containing the insurgency within the short period which facilitated the reopening of […]