Latest News, Events and Happenings in Adamawa News.en-us36 states share N173.8bn from federation account in September – Graphic Report 36 states shared N173.8 billion from the Federation Account in September from the distributable revenue generated for the month.The breakdown was obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria in a report from the office of the Accountant-General <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 15 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 2019: Don’t rule out automatic ticket for Buhari — APC national leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, was, last night, trying to fend-off possible schisms in the party over the declaration by the South-West caucus that the 2019 presidential ticket would be open to all zones should Preside <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 15 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Borno, Yobe, Adamawa states’ people may die of hunger, malnutrition – Oxfam;tasks FG on pro-smallscale farmers&rsquo; policiesBy CALEB AYANSINA ABUJA &ndash; OXFAM in Nigeria has raised alarm that over 5.8 million people in the northeast part of the country were food insecure and might die of malnutrition, if urgent <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 14 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 18 states to benefit from $500m World Bank projects Ularamu Ubandoma, the National Coordinator, Rural Access and Mobility Project says 18 more states will benefit from 500 million dollars World Bank assisted projects.The project is under the Rural Access and Agricultural Marketing Project ( <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 13 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 I was not elected to be sharing govt money – Gov Jibrilla Umar YusufYOLA &#8211; The governor of Adamawa state Governor Muhammadu Jibrilla has said that he was not elected to be sharing government money just as he asked &#8221;where is even the money?&#8221;Muhammadu JibrillaThe governor made this kno <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Buhari re-appoints Orji, MD, Sovereign Fund Muhammadu Buhari has re-appointed Mr Uchechi Orji as Managing Director of the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority .This is contained in a statement issued by the President&rsquo;s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Ad <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 First Lady and the Aso Rock Clinic Ikechukwu AmaechiIN recent times, since the social media became a dominant feature of our media landscape, I have formed the habit of not only reading stories online but also the numerous comments such stories attract. Depending on the quantum of <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Don’t confine women to kitchen, bedroom — Atiku Omeiza AjayiABUJA&mdash; As the world marks this year&rsquo;s International Day of the Girl Child, former Vice President and chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, Atiku Abubakar, has called on the government to actively initiate policies <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 WHO trains 30 journalists on emergency health coverage tips World Health Organisation , on Wednesday, began a two-day training programme for over 30 journalists in Maiduguri on emergency heath reporting.Dr Chima Onuekwe, the WHO Communication Specialist, said that the exercise was designed to expose <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 INEC registers 1,947 returnee IDPs in Madagali Independent National Electoral Commission has registered about 1,947 eligible voters in the Continuous Voter Registration programme, Mr. Kassim Gaidam, the state Resident Electoral Commissioner , has said.Gaidam made this known in an i <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Food security, skill devt, others take centre stage at 2017 COWLSO Conference of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Emmanuel Udom and his counterpart in Adamawa State, Alhaji Jibrilla Bindo are among top dignitaries expected to grace this year&rsquo;s edition of the 2017 of the Nati <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Israel pledges improved relationship with Nigeria Israeli Deputy Ambassador to Nigeria, Nadav Goren has reassured a steady promotion of business and economic ties with Nigeria to improve people-to-people relations between both countries.Goren, who spoke to newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday, said the <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 How govt can accelerate self-sufficiency in sugar by 2021 — GMD Dangote Sugar, land acquisitions had been at the forefront. To acquire massive land to produce sugar in commercial quantity is a major challenge. I would give you examples of states where we have gone and spent two to three years just to acquire land. When yo <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 09 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Why military is yet to rescue kidnapped UNIMAID staff, policewomen, others —DHQ Joseph ErunkeABUJA&mdash;THE Defence Headquarters, DHQ, has explained that the inability of the military to rescue lecturers, oil workers and women in Boko Haram enclave was because the terrorists were using the distraught captives as human shiel <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 09 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Why military is yet to rescue kidnapped UNIMAID staff, police women, others – DHQ;Says intelligence still being processed, strategies and tactics being consideredBy Joseph ErunkeABUJA &#8211; THE Defence Headquarters has explained that the inability of the military to rescue lecturers, oil workers and women in Boko Haram <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 08 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100