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Many killed, as terrorists loot, set 2 Adamawa communities ablaze

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA—Suspected members of Boko Haram, Monday night, attacked two Adamawa communities, burning houses and looting foodstuff. Residents fled as the terrorists attacked Nyibango...

Wed Aug 16th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Again Boko Haram attacks two communities in Adamawa

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Suspected members of the Islamist Boko Haram sect, Monday night, attacked two communities, Nyibango and Muduhu, both in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa state sending residents to flight...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Dialogue with us, we’ll flush out Boko Haram, kidnappers – Aisha, another female hunter tells FG

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Two female hunters in Taraba, Aisha Bakari and Habiba Husseini, on Tuesday said they were ready to assist in flushing out kidnappers from Taraba if engaged by the State Government. The hunters...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

The Salt of the Earth (2)

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By Obadiah Mailafia IN Matthew 5:13 we read: “Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? It is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

Traditional rulers tasked on peace

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA—The Lamido Adamawa, Dr. Muhammdu Mustapha, has tasked traditional rulers to use their experiences to fast track development and propagate peaceful coexistence in the...

Tue Aug 15th, 2017     Read More →

May God forgive your ineptitude, incompetence, Fani-Kayode prays for APC

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has urged the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to seek the...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

NDLEA arrests Chadian Adamu Muhammed with 186kg of drugs in Adamawa

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The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested one Adamu Muhammed, a Chadian, with illicit drugs weighing 186 kilograms in Yola, Adamawa. The State’s Commander of the agency,...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

UN resumes humanitarian operations in Borno after military raid

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…As Shettima visits affected UN property, holds joint briefing Maiduguri—The United Nations has fully resumed its humanitarian operations in Borno State after last Friday’s...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

Boko Haram: Open letter to Borno people

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I have deliberately quoted the above verse from the Quran, the Holy Book of Islam since the majority of Borno People are Muslims without ignoring the fact that there are other communities and...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

Nigerian Military rescues 300,000 hostages in two Years

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The Nigerian troops have rescued about 300,000 hostages after recapturing territories occupied by Boko Haram Terrorist in the North-East. People displaced from their homes and communities,...

Sun Aug 13th, 2017     Read More →

UN reaffirms support for Nigeria’s anti-insurgency campaign

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The UN on Saturday reaffirmed its commitment to support the Federal government’s counter-terrorism efforts in the North-East regionot. The UN Deputy Humanitarian Coordinator for Nigeria, Mr...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →

‘Injustice, fight over scarce resources, others are factors responsible for North-east conflict’

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Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) operating in the North-East say socio-economic and political factors are responsible for most of the conflicts experienced in the sub-region. In their responses...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →

PDP extends Makarfi’s tenure, dissolves Excos In 7 states

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Going by the decision of the Non-elective National Convention of the country’s opposition party which held in Abuja on Saturday 12th, August 2017, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Over 3,000 delegates to PDP non-elective convention

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Over 3,000 delegates from across the country are expected in today’s non-elective convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP holding at the Eagles Square,...

Fri Aug 11th, 2017     Read More →

Police take over Yola North secretariat as factional officials clash

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By Umar Yusuf YOLA—FACTIONAL council officials have turned Yola North Local Government Area secretariat, Adamawa State, to a theatre of war. Embattled Chairman of the council, Alhaji Mahmud...

Fri Aug 11th, 2017     Read More →