Latest Stories in Yobe

 

FAO distributes 40, 400 goats to IDPs, vaccinates 300, 000 animals in N’East

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…launches Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards (LEGS) By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, Monday, disclosed that 40, 400 goats were distributed to...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

Leah Sharibu : Nothing ‘ll be spared in bringing abducted girls home – Presidency

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…Says DSS analyzing Leah’s audio recording By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency Monday reassured that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration will spare...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

PDP buying PVCs in Yobe for N5,000: APC

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Chairman Yobe State Executive Committee (SEC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Adamu Chilariye has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of illegally buying the permanent...

Fri Aug 17th, 2018     Read More →

FG paid huge ransom to free Dapchi girls – UN

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By Kingsley Omonobi, Dapo Akinrefon & Joseph Erunke, with Agency reports •Discloses how Boko Haram is being funded •It’s fake news, FG didn’t pay — Lai...

Fri Aug 17th, 2018     Read More →

Dapchi abduction: Prove your claim, FG challenges UN

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… insists it didn’t pay a dime for release of school girls Lai Mohammed By Emmanuel Elebeke Ilorin– The Federal Government has maintained that it did not pay any ransom to secure...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian soldiers protest as Boko Haram attacks surge

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Disillusioned and exhausted, Nigerian troops battling a surge in Boko Haram jihadist attacks have reached breaking point, protesting less than six months before presidential polls. Nigerian...

Wed Aug 15th, 2018     Read More →

State governors spent N2trn on police – NGF

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Insists on state police By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE thirty- six state governors, under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), Tuesday disclosed that as governors, they have collectively...

Tue Aug 14th, 2018     Read More →

INEC trains field officers in North East

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), in collaboration with the National Population Commission (NPC), on Tuesday in Gombe, commenced a 3-day training workshop for its field...

Tue Aug 14th, 2018     Read More →

1,500 deaths recorded in 2017 from explosives- ICRC

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The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), on Tuesday said no fewer than 1,500 deaths were recorded in 2017 from explosives, while 66 per cent of the deaths were civilians. Myriam El...

Tue Aug 14th, 2018     Read More →

List of APC Senators

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President Muhammadu Buhari meet with Chairman, All Progressive Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole and APC Senators at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Wednesday List of APC Senators: 1. Adamu...

Mon Aug 13th, 2018     Read More →

CBN grants N14.9bn loan to North-East Commodity Association

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Emefiele CBN Governor The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has granted N14.9 billion loan to the North East Commodity Association (NECAS), on the platform of its Anchor Borrowers’ Programme...

Mon Aug 13th, 2018     Read More →

CSO drags Daura to EFCC over alleged foreign accounts

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A civil society organization with focus on anti-graft campaigns, Coalition Against Corruption and Bad Governance, CACOBAG has dragged the former Director General of the Department of State...

Mon Aug 13th, 2018     Read More →

RAINS OF FURY: Nigeria loses 141 lives to rainstorm, flood in 2018

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• Records worst disaster since 2012 •19,369 people displaced, 5,732 houses destroyed •Katsina worst hit with 61 deaths By Clifford Ndujihe IN one of his numerous hit albums, ...

Sat Aug 11th, 2018     Read More →

Yobe East Senatorial ticket: Gov Geidam battles incumbent senator

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By Bala Ajiya Ahead of next year’s elections, the battle for the sole ticket of Yobe East Senatorial district at the Upper Chamber of the National Assembly between the incumbent governor,...

Fri Aug 10th, 2018     Read More →

Govt provides electricity to four LGs in Yobe State

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By Bala Ajiya DAMATURU – The Yobe Rural Electrification Board, has completed the electrification of four local government areas in the state namely Tarmuwa, Bursari, Gaidam and Yunusari....

Fri Aug 10th, 2018     Read More →