• Yobe has lost 128 students, N30bn to Boko Haram insurgency in 6 Years – Gaidam

    Yobe has lost 128 students, N30bn to Boko Haram insurgency in 6 Years – Gaidam

    The Yobe Government on Monday said over N30 billion was lost to Boko Haram insurgency in the state in the last six years.

    Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam disclosed this while receiving Mr Toby Lancer, United Nations Assistant Secretary General for Humanitarian affairs, in Damaturu.

    The Governor, who was represented by his Deputy, Abubakar Aliyu, also said “the number of people killed by Boko Haram in Yobe runs into thousands”.

    “The state suffered the largest school-based casualties with 128 students killed in Federal Government College, […]