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Mambilla crisis: FG brings succour to victims

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Yola – The Federal Government says it has supplied two trucks of assorted food to victims of the recent Mambilla plateau communal conflict in Sardauna Local Government Area of Taraba. Mr...

Tue Mar 13th, 2018     Read More →

School feeding: FG targets 400,000 pupils in Adamawa

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No fewer than 400,000 primary school pupils are to benefit from the Federal Government school feeding programme in Adamawa, an official has said. Governor Jibrilla Bindow Mr Ahmad Abba, the State...

Tue Mar 13th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria as a killing field

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By Yinka Odumakin COMMENDATIONS to the chroniclers of violent deaths in Nigeria in SUNDAY VANGUARD of 11 March, 2018; for telling us what the Office of Statistics will not volunteer :In about 10...

Tue Mar 13th, 2018     Read More →

Adamawa, Benue, Taraba killings is enough, Army warns

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The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to the continued disturbing, senseless killings and wanton destruction of properties in Adamawa, Benue and Taraba States. In view of this, we...

Mon Mar 12th, 2018     Read More →

The madness of Sheik Abubakar Gero Argungu, the devil in Yemi Osinbajo

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By Femi Fani-Kayode “My brethren the Infidels in this country are pointing their fingers to our faces we also should do the same. After the message I gave in Rijau Niger state and presently...

Mon Mar 12th, 2018     Read More →

Killing of 1,351: We’ve arrested many suspects nationwide – Police

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By Kingsley Omonobi, Dennis Agbo & Peter Okutu ABUJA—SOME of those who took part in the killing of no fewer than 1,351 Nigerians across the country, since the beginning of this year,...

Mon Mar 12th, 2018     Read More →

AS President visits Benue today: What we want from Buhari, by Benue elders

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By Kingsley Omonobi & Peter Duru MAKURDI—As President Muhammadu Buhari visits Benue State today, stakeholders in the state have called on the President to take decisive action to end...

Mon Mar 12th, 2018     Read More →

Former Adamawa APC gov aspirant decamps to SDP

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA—THE ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Adamawa State has recorded a major set back as a former governorship aspirant of the party in the 2014 general election,...

Mon Mar 12th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari, Atiku mourn as Ex-Adamawa gov, Michika passes on in Yola

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Umar Yusuf ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the government and people of Adamawa State on the passing on of their first civilian governor,...

Mon Mar 12th, 2018     Read More →

Army threatens decisive action against arsonists, killers in Benue, Taraba, Adamawa

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The Nigerian Army on Sunday warned arsonist and killers in Benue, Taraba and Adamawa states to desist from their acts or “face decisive action by troops. “. A statement by Brig.-Gen....

Sun Mar 11th, 2018     Read More →

Army threatens decisive action against arsonists, killers in Benue, Taraba, Adamawa

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Abuja – The Nigerian Army on Sunday warned arsonist and killers in Benue, Taraba and Adamawa states to desist from their acts or “face decisive action by troops. Army deploys troops to...

Sun Mar 11th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari mourns ex-Adamawa gov, Michika

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the government and people of Adamawa State on the passing away of their first civilian governor, Alhaji...

Sun Mar 11th, 2018     Read More →

On Dakwambo’s presidential bid

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Dr. Ibrahim Dankwambo, governor of Gombe State and poster child for distinction in leadership in Nigeria, is no doubt a rare gem, a man known to be in a class of his own and we as a people must...

Sun Mar 11th, 2018     Read More →

Violent death : 1,351 killed in 10 weeks

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In January, about 676 Nigerians were cut down through herdsmen and farmers clashes, sectarian crises, communal clashes, Boko Haram insurgency, cult clashes, kidnapping, and ritual killings, among...

Sun Mar 11th, 2018     Read More →

Son of Michika, ex-Gov Adamawa gov, confirms father is in coma

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By Adekunle Aliyu The first civilian governor of Adamawa State, Abubakar Saleh Michika, has been in coma for several days at the Federal Medical Centre, Yola, Vanguard learnt Saturday. Abubakar...

Sat Mar 10th, 2018     Read More →