Tag: Mubi

As Worshippers Gathered, Teenage Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 50 In Adamawa Mosque Deadliest Attack

A teenage suicide bomber blew himself up as worshippers gathered for morning prayers at a mosque in north-eastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, police said on Tuesday, in one of the region’s deadliest attacks in years. The blast happened during early morning prayers at the Madina mosque in the[Read More…]

Embattled , Alex Badeh Says He Does Not Have A House To Stay

Former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (rtd) says he is yet to visit his hometown, Vimtim, in Mubi North Local Government of Adamawa because he does not have a house to stay. Badeh said this on Monday in Yola in his goodwill message at a Public[Read More…]

Breaking: Nigerian Military Rescue 8 Male, 138 Female And 192 Children Abducted By Boko Haram

Press Releases Troops of 28 Task Force Brigade Nigerian Army deployed at Bitta and Pridang carried out a successful raid on suspected Boko Haram terrorists camps at Bulajilin and Manawashe villages along Bita and Damboa road at the fringes of Sambisa forest on Tuesday. The troops were able to killed[Read More…]

Mubi Residents Resume Commercial Activities, As Life Returns To The Recaptured Adamawa Town

by Musa Abdullahi Mubi, a commercial town in Adamawa North Senatorial Districts in Adamawa state, Nigeria had been thrown into war when members of the sect, Boko Haram insurgents attacked leaving many displaced and others either killed or critically injured with their homes burnt. Mubi town fell victim to a terrorist[Read More…]

President Jonathan Visits Mubi; Head To Baga And Other Recovered Territories

by Chris Nomjov President Goodluck Jonathan has visited Mubi in Adamawa State, more than three months after Nigerian troops recaptured the town from the insurgent group, Boko Haram. The president arrived Yola international airport at about 10.45a.m. Thursday, accompanied by the Chief of Defence staff and all the service chiefs[Read More…]

Nigerian Military Take Over Mubi From Boko Haram Insurgents

Nigerian Troops have completed the operation to clear Mubi, Adamawa State, of Boko Haram terrorists, who had mischievously renamed the town ‘Madina’ and operated in the town and the environs. A mop-up operation is ongoing to apprehend and deal with those who might be lurking around neighbouring communities. “Members of[Read More…]

Civilian JTF Did It, ‘Recapture’ Mubi, Drive Boko Haram Out, Not The Military

Local militia in Adamawa State have driven Boko Haram militants out of Mubi, a key town in the northeast state, nearly two weeks after the town fell to the insurgents, the state governor and residents said Thursday. A spokesperson to Governor Bala Ngilari told PREMIUM TIMES Thursday that Mubi is[Read More…]

Nigerian Military Reportedly Recaptures Mubi From BokoHaram Insurgents

Reports say Nigerian Military recaptures Mubi from boko haram insurgent, as the insurgents are on the run. NewsWireNGR sources in Yola, Adamawa state are yet to verify the claims. Mubi the commercial nerve centre and second largest town in Adamawa State, had been run over by terrorists, who defiantly renamed the town ‘Madinatul[Read More…]

No Helicopter Evacuated Alex Badeh Family Members – DHQ Denies Claims

Contrary to a misinformation that has gone viral on cyberspace, Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh never sent any helicopter to his home town in Adamawa State to evacuate members of his family hours before the fall of the town to Boko Haram terrorists. In that vein, mass media practitioners[Read More…]

Breaking: Nigerian Military Orders Troops Sent To Recapture Mubi Back To Yola

The Nigerian Military Thursday ordered the withdrawal of Nigerian troops sent to take over the lost Nigerian territory of Mubi, a captured town in Adamawa State from Boko Haram Terrorists. A source in the Military who does not want his name mentioned, tells NewsWireNGR that “the troops sent to recover Mubi from the insurgents are[Read More…]