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2019: ALGON Declares Support For Gov Ishaku’s Re-Election Bid

By   /  April 6, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

Tom Garba The Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON) on Thursday threw its weight behind the re-election bid of Gov Darius Ishaku of the state come 2019 governorship election. The State ALGON Chairman, Mr. Ibrahim Agya, who was flanked by 15 other LG chairmen, disclosed this at a press conference in Jalingo. Agya explained […]

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Online Video On Mambilla Crisis Is Mischievous, Meant To Blackmail Me- Taraba Speaker

By   /  March 20, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

Tom Garba   The Speaker,  Taraba  House of Assembly, Mr. Abel Diah, on Monday described a documentary on  June, 2017 crisis on the Mambilla plateau, which has gone virile on social media, as an orchestrated campaign of calumny against him.   Diah, in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Mr. Baba Jen, […]

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How 13 Year Old Died While Scrambling For Money Shared By Bauchi Lawmaker‎, Halliru Jika

By   /  March 4, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

A 13-year-old boy, Bappah Adamu, has died while scrambling for money thrown at crowd near the Bauchi-Maiduguri highway. The boy was said to have been knocked down by an oncoming vehicle while trying to get money thrown into the crowd by Halliru Jika, the House of Representatives member representing Ganjuwa/Darazo federal constituency. The incident reportedly […]

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EFCC Arrests Dankwambo’s Chief Of Staff

By   /  March 3, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

There was jubilation in some parts of Gombe town as soon as the news of the arrest of the chief of staff to Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, Alhaji Ahmed Yayari, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) filtered round the town yesterday. The head of operations of the EFCC Gombe zonal office, Johnson Babalola […]

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EFCC v Goje: Case Adjourns To April 10 Following Judge’s Ill Health

By   /  February 27, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

The six year long standing EFCC Money Laundry case against Sen. Danjuma Goje has again suffered another adjournment following the ill health of the President Judge, Justice Babatunde Quadiri. EFCC alleged that Goje and three other principal officers in his then administration conspired to defraud the state of about 5 billion via illegal acts, contrary […]

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Adamawa NDLEA Seizes Most Dangerous Indian Hemp Specie

By   /  February 5, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

Tom Garba The Adamawa State command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has confirmed the seizure of 25.6 kilograms of most dangerous illicit substances believed to be Cannabis Skunk in Yola. The State Commander of the Agency, Mr Yakubu Kibo, who confirmed the development to newsmen in Yola, said that four suspects were […]

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Human Empowerment: Adamawa Gov. Assures state’s citizens of stomach infrastructure

By   /  January 29, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

Tom Garba The Executive Governor of Adamawa State, Senator Muhammadu Umaru Jibrila Bindow has on Monday reassures the people of the state of a well plan empowerment programmes this 2018-2019. He  said this when he played host as the guest of honor to Constituency empowerment and scholarship  programme organise by the lawmaker representing Yola North […]

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Adamawa Government Denies  Abduction Of Female School Students

By   /  January 27, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

Tom Garba A Press statement issued by the commissioner of Information and strategy of Adamawa State government, Comrade Ahmad Sajoh refuting a purported story of the abduction of female school students. According to the letter Government of Adamawa state wishes to state categorically that there is no such abduction anywhere within the state and that […]

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Herdsmen/Farmers Clash; Army Warns Youths From Blocking Roads

By   /  January 27, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

Barnabas Manyam The Nigerian Army has warned youths in Adamawa state from blocking federal Government roads and taking laws into their hands. Speaking during a town hall meeting in Yola with communities from Lamurde, Numan, Demsa and Girei Local Governments Areas the Brigade commander of the 23rd Armored Brigade, Brigadier General BA Mohammed said some […]

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ACE-HI Empowers Local Communities On Marketable Trades In Bauchi

By   /  January 22, 2018  /  North-East  /  No Comments

Hajara Aliyu As part of its efforts to encourage communities participate actively in the promotion of their well being, African Community and Environmental Health Initiative (ACE-HI), a local NGO in Bauchi State has empowered 240 girls and youths on different marketable trades in their communities. The organization with support from USAID through Creative International has […]

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