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Army recruit found dead in lover’s house

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A fresh recruit into the Nigerian Army, Patience Amos Ya’u, has been found dead in the room of her boyfriend in Damilu, a community in Jimeta, Yola North local government area of Adamawa...

Mon Jan 20th, 2020     Read More →

PDP tackles Oshiomhole, accuses him of ‘politicising injustice’

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Kindly Share This Story:Adams Oshimhole By Dirisu Yakubu The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in a statement signed by its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan has chided the All Progressives Congress, APC,...

Sat Jan 18th, 2020     Read More →

NUJ declares one week mourning for assassinated journalist

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The Adamawa Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists ( NUJ) has declared a one week mourning for late Maxwell Nashon, a journalist who was murdered on Wednesday in the state. Nashon was a reporter...

Fri Jan 17th, 2020     Read More →

Atiku proposes committee to review recent elections

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Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has proposed to the national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to set up a committee to review recent elections in the...

Fri Jan 17th, 2020     Read More →

Adamawa to designate court for rape cases - Attorney General

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Adamawa State is set to designate a court to handle rape and other sexual offence cases, the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Afraimu Jingi, has said. Jingi told the News Agency...

Fri Jan 17th, 2020     Read More →

Governorship poll: Uneasy calm in Adamawa ahead of Supreme Court’s ruling

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Kindly Share This Story:Fintiri By Umar Yusuf An uneasy calm has enveloped ADAMAWA state following the Supreme Court ruling that nullified the election of former Governor Ihiodeha of Imo state...

Wed Jan 15th, 2020     Read More →

Putin extends cash payouts for babies to counter population slump

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Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday announced new financial incentives to encourage Russians to have more children to boost the population. “Russia’s fate and its historic...

Wed Jan 15th, 2020     Read More →

How Supreme Court postponed fate of seven governors till today

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Party supporters in a free-for-all fight before the Supreme Court suspended proceeding for the seven governorship election cases till today in Abuja …yesterday. PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA<br...

Tue Jan 14th, 2020     Read More →

Governorship elections: Supreme Court suspends sitting as a panel member falls sick

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Nigeria’s Supreme Court Monday suspended the governorship appeals brought before it as one of the justices fell sick shortly after the court began sitting on Monday. The seven-man panel was...

Mon Jan 13th, 2020     Read More →

Troops overrun Boko Haram terrorists with indigenous MRAP, free more captives in North East

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The Nigerian Army says, its troops in the North East theatre of operations have tested the recently inducted indigenous Mines Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles against Boko Haram...

Sun Jan 5th, 2020     Read More →

‘Lack of welfare services cause of illegal detention centres’

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The Adamawa Muslim Council has identified lack of efficient social welfare services as the major factor for the existence of illegal and local rehabilitation centres in the North. Chairman of the...

Fri Jan 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Kano, Katsina, Bauchi join states paying new minimum wage

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Kano, Katsina and Bauchi states yesterday announced they had approved payment of the new minimum wage. Other states that have declared willingness to pay are Kaduna, Borno, Kebbi, Adamawa, Jigawa...

Thu Jan 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Sustain your ruthlessness against terrorists, Buratai tells soldiers

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Tukur Buratai •Arewa leaders urge modern technology to tackle insecurity The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has charged troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) deployed in...

Mon Dec 30th, 2019     Read More →

Abia Warriors down Plateau United 3-0, Akwa edge Lobi as Dakkada hold Sunshine Stars

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High-riding Plateau United were brought down to earth in Umuahia yesterday Abia Warriors, who beat the league leaders 3-0 Guy Keumian was the orchestrator of the win for the Abia Warriors as he...

Mon Dec 30th, 2019     Read More →

Don’t give terrorist any breathing space, Buratai charges troops

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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has charged troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) deployed at Madagali in Adamawa not to give terrorists any breathing space. Buratai, while...

Sun Dec 29th, 2019     Read More →