Boko Haram takes over Emirs’ wives •Soldiers move wives, children out of barracks •Airforce intensifies bombings •Over 50 suspected terrorists arrested

No fewer than seven Emirs are said to have abandoned their Boko Haram-infested domains in the two states in the last couple of days.A key member of the civilian JTF,  Ahamdu Umar, who disclosed this to Saturday Tribune  in Maiduguri, described the action of the insurgents as a violation of the sanctity of state, tradition…

BAMA ATTACKS: NASS TO MEET JONATHAN

Members of the National Assembly yesterday resolved to meet with President Goodluck Jonathan over the escalation of Boko Haram attacks in Bama, Borno State and Bara in Yobe State.They took the decision after over five-hour meeting with the Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, Air Marshal Alex Badeh in Abuja. The NASS delegation to the President…

Alleged terror sponsorship: PDP dares APC

By TAIWO AMODU, Abuja… Says, you’re twisting factsThe Peoples Democrat­ic Party (PDP) has urged the All Progres­sives Congress (APC) to reveal all the facts as pre­sented by the Australian ne­gotiator, Dr. Stephen Davis, hired by the Federal Govern­ment to negotiate with Boko Haram for the release of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls.Addressing newsmen on Tuesday on…