North East

Babatunde Raji Fashola

Bridge collapses in Taraba

The collapse occurred on Wednesday evening after a heavy downpour.

Gun TRuck

Boko Haram attacks Borno town in 11 gun trucks

The police said the attackers were repelled.

Ali Ndume

Senator names two Boko Haram bases military need to attack

“They should clear the two bases for us to have peace. These are the two reported bases of the insurgents in Borno State.”

Eight killed in Bauchi windstorm, Buhari sends delegation

Already, NEMA has started mobilising relief items from its warehouses …to those displaced by the windstorm.

Scene of the bomb explosion

U.S. mourns victims of Damboa attacks in Borno

The U.S. said it stood firm with Nigeria in the fight against terrorism.

Scene of the bomb explosion

UN condoles with Nigeria over Borno attacks

The world body urges Nigerian government to further step up protection of people

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, one of the Boko Haram Victim A Widow Beneficiaries receiving the letter from Chairman and Founder Aliko Dangote Foundation, Aliko Dangote

Dangote donates N2 billion all inclusive 200 housing units to Boko Haram victims

The Borno governor described Dangote as the fourth arm of government.


Polio: Over 100,000 children yet to be immunised in Northeastern Nigeria – Minister

The Boko Haram insurgency has made some areas inaccessible for immunisation covera

Adamawa Governor's Chief of Staff, Abdulrahman Jimeta

Adamawa Governor’s Chief Of Staff, Abdulrahman Jimeta, to be buried in Saudi Arabia

“The governor calls on the people of the state to pray for the peaceful repose of the soul of the late chief of staff.”

Scene of the bomb explosion

Borno Explosion: 31 killed as residents, security agencies give different narratives

Damboa is the closest local government area to Sambisa forest in Borno State.

Explosion used to illustrate the story.

20 killed as explosion rocks Borno village – Police

The explosion occurred at Abachari town, in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno.

Recapture of Mubi Town

Boko Haram: Sallah celebrated in liberated Borno community; first time in six years – Army

Over 2,000 returnees celebrated the Islamic festival, the army said.

Bauch State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar

Bauchi re-allocates revoked lands to owners

The government reverses decision of a committee for failing to carry out a thorough investigation on land allocation

Adamawa on map

Court orders Adamawa govt to pay N660 million to 659 sacked teachers

The state will pay another N22 million as damages to the teachers, the judge rules.


Four kidnappers sentenced to death in Adamawa

Their deaths will be effected by hanging or firing squad says judge.

Recapture of Mubi Town

Soldiers kill 23 Boko Haram suspects, recover weapons – Army

The operation was carried out by Nigerian and Cameroonian soldiers.

Adamawa Governor, Muhammadu Bindow

Eid El-Fitr: Adamawa governor orders payment of LG workers salary before Friday

Primary health care and local education authority are also to be paid

Ibrahim Dankwambo

FG to establish 300 hectares of woodlot in Gombe

The woodlot will prevent desert encroachment and also serve as wind breaker

AbdulAzeez Murtala Nyako

We are leaving APC – Nyako

The senator says his group has been marginalised in the ruling party.

The Nigeria Air Force in Nguroje

Air Force officers’ wives train 150 women, youth in Bauchi

The beneficiaries will undergo 10 weeks training in tailoring, hair dressing, barbing, leather shoes and bags making

Nigeria Police

Police seal APC governorship aspirant’s campaign office

The police allegedly acted on the order of the state government.

Boko Haram

Boko Haram attacks Adamawa village, destroys 13 houses – Official

The commissioner said security forces later repelled the attackers

Health workers used to illustrate the story.

19 new cholera cases reported in Adamawa

16 cases were recorded in Mubi South, three in Mubi South.

Suicide bomber kills one in Borno

The bomber was allegedly targeting Muslims performing midnight prayers of the last 10 days of Ramadan.

Adamawa on map

Adamawa govt confirms one dead, two injured in Mubi explosion

The police are working on a theory that the explosive might have been given to the children by someone.