Adamawa: Aggrieved House of Assembly aspirants threaten to ditch APC
The aspirants decried the award of automatic tickets to serving state legislators.
Food insecurity in North-East reduces from 2.6m persons to 1.7m persons – FAO Rep
The state government’s partnership with FAO has impacted positively in uplifting food insecurity and livelihood of the people.
SDP affirms Bello as governorship candidate in Adamawa
The party defends its choice.
Nigerian jets destroy Boko Haram’s former tactical hq – Official
“The attack has led to the obliteration of the identified buildings and neutralisation of its BHT occupants,”
Tension in Borno as Boko Haram abducts nine women, kills man
The insurgents raided the farms Wednesday and Thursday.
UN spends $70 million on humanitarian assistance in North-East
The agency says over seven million people in the region are in need of life-saving assistance due to the Boko Haram insurgency.
Dapchi: Nine months after abduction saga, school reopens
The principal says 80 per cent of the students and teachers have resumed.
Man remanded for alleged rape of neighbour’s nine-year old girl
Mr Yahaya at about 8 p.m. allegedly entered the sitting room of his neighbour and raped the girl.
One killed, village burnt as Boko Haram attacks Maiduguri suburb
Residents narrate how the attack occurred late at night.
Borno APC tackles PDP governorship candidate over allegation of unpaid pensioners
APC says only 500 out of 9,500 pensioners yet to be paid due to hitches in verification and biometric data capturing exercise.
103 die in Gombe road accidents in two years – FRSC
Agency says 856 people were involved in crashes this year, up from 760 in 2017.
We’re committed to ending Boko Haram insurgency – Buhari
Mr Buhari also harps on the need for concerted efforts to rebuild places destroyed by insurgents.
PDP governorship candidate wants investigation of Borno’s use of Paris Club refunds
The candidate condemns the non-payment of retirees benefits.
Boko Haram steals 200 cows, 300 sheep, goats in Borno community —NEMA
Residents are now returning to the community.
2019: Four women among 28 candidates to contest Adamawa governorship
Two other women were cleared by INEC to run for the position of deputy governor.
Hundreds flee Maiduguri suburb as Boko Haram attacks
Stranded residents are arriving Maiduguri city centre as another attack unfolds in the suburb.
Atiku’s Gotel Communications speaks on N33,000 minimum wage
Reports claimed the main opposition’s presidential candidate ordered an upward review of 100,000 his employees’ salaries.
Police arrest Quranic teacher for alleged rape of five-year-old
The police arrest another for alleged homosexuality.
Borno saves N500 million monthly from 12,000 ghost workers – Gov. Shettima
The governor directs the state’s civil servants biometric verification committee to address the cases of 500 pensioners pending before it within two weeks.
Protesting pensioners storm Borno secretariat over unpaid wages
The aggrieved pensioners say they have not received wages in the past two years.
Bill to raise teachers’ retirement age passes second reading at Adamawa Assembly
A lawmaker says the bill, would among other things, restore the lost glory of public schools