News of and about Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep shock over the death of Aisha Ahmed Lemu, describing her as “a repository of knowledge whose depth of scholarship was overwhelming and enviable.”
The Zamfara Government has donated N8.5 million to families of five killed and some Niger Republic soldiers injured by bandits during a joint operation with Nigerian troops.
Family of late former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Vice Marshal, Alex Badeh, have refuted claims by a suspect in custody of the Police that the late Military Chief was killed while attempting to rob him of huge sums of money.
On Wednesday 26th December 2018 suspected Boko Haram terrorists attacked the headquarters of 7 Brigade JTF in Baga, Borno State.