Tag: Biu

42 Killed In Biu As Boko Haram Loot Homes, Shops, Set Fire To Buildings

Suspected Boko Haram gunmen shot dead at least 42 people in two separate attacks in northeast Nigeria, with no let-up in sight to the Islamist group’s targeting of civilians. The attacks in the remote villages of Debiro Hawul and Debiro Biu in Borno state on Monday and Tuesday came before[Read More…]

Jungle Justice? Jos Youths Arrest Two Alleged Suicide Bombers; Kill One

By Chris Nomjov Few days after the Federal Government’s call to an end in jungle justice, an alleged suicide bomber has been killed by youths in Biu, Plateau State. It was reported that two would-be suicide bombers were on Sunday arrested in Biu town of Borno State, as they closed[Read More…]

Suicide Bomber Strikes In Biu, Many Killed

by Musa Abdullahi A suicide bomber blew himself up at a crowded bus station in Biu, northeast Nigeria, on Thursday, while a second bomber was shot dead before he could detonate his explosives, witnesses told AFP. Two men arrived the Tashar Gandu motor park on the edge of the town[Read More…]

Breaking: Multiple Bomb Explosions In Biu, Borno State

Multiple bomb explosions have just been reported by witness in Biu town of Borno state. The blasts which occurred one after the other were heard echoing all over the town three times. An operative of the Civilian JTF, Muhammed Miringa, who spoke in a telephone from Biu with Leadership Newspaper said “three bomb[Read More…]

Borno PDP Guber Candidate Condemns Attack On Biu

The PDP governorship candidate in Borno, Alhaji Mohammed Alkali-Imam, has condemned the bomb attack on Biu on Wednesday. The candidate made the condemnation at a news conference in Gombe on Friday. NewsWireNgr had reported, that a female suicide bomber detonated a bomb, on Thursday evening, in a market in Biu,[Read More…]

Graphic Photo: Bomb Blast In Borno Claims Seven Lives

 A fresh bomb explosion in Borno State, with at least 7 people confirmed dead. The explosion occurred after a female suicide bomber blew herself up in a crowded market in Biu, the largest town in Southern Borno state this afternoon. According to reports, the suicide bomber targeted the market men and[Read More…]

Biu Update: 78 Terrorists Killed In Biu, Borno State [Warning, Gory Images]

The number of Boko Haram terrorists who perished in their ill-fated attempt to capture a military base in Biu, Borno State has been put at 78. It would be recalled that in the early hours of Wednesday, hundreds of terrorists, including foreign nationals were repelled in a determined effort by[Read More…]

Troops Arrest Mubi Bomb Suspect, Repel Attack In Biu

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters says a key suspect in the terror bomb explosion that rocked the Kabang community in Mubi, Adamawa State on Sunday evening has been arrested by troops who cordoned the area in a swift response to the explosion. In a statement issued by Major General Chris Olukolade, the[Read More…]