EXCLUSIVE: 8 killed in Borrong as marriage proposal turns bloody

The somnolent town of Kubo Kanakuru in Shani local government area of Borno State was thrown into mourning and grief penultimate Tuesday, June 18, 2019, when 8 of its youth, who went to Borrong in Demsa local government of Adamawa State on a mission to marry a daughter of the soil were massacred in cold blood.

Despite truce, Emir of Kano pledges to respond to anti-graft commissions’ query

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Confusion as INEC, court verdicts throw-up 3 federal lawmakers in Adamawa constituency

As the political logjam persisted, FOMBINA TIMES sought the opinion of a legal luminary in Adamawa State, Barrister Joshua Wugira over who among the three personalities "is the rightful heir to the throne."

Governorship candidate of GPN in Adamawa mobilizes votes for Buhari

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Akwa Ibom APC blames PDP as thugs kill two, burn 13 INEC vehicles

The Ikot Ekpene chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC on Wednesday accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of masterminding the attack on Obot-Akara Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State

PCC resolves 114 cases in Adamawa

The Adamawa State Office of the Public Complaints Commission (PCC) has disclosed handling 453 complaints out of which it resolved 114 in 2018.

Atiku supporter who climbed 45ft billboard hanger in Yola makes U-turn, backs Buhari

Faro who made the position in Yola at a function organised by the blackcap revolution movement next level, an All Progressives Congress group loyal to the ex-anti-corruption czar, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, noted that he has become a full blooded member of the group.

Lassa fever kills 4 in Plateau state

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2019 polls will mark Nigeria’s defining point, says US Ambassador

The forthcoming general election will mark a watershed that will define Nigeria's future as a country, United States (U.S.) Ambassador to Nigeria Stuart Symington has said.

800 companies stop operations in 3 years of PDP – NACCIMA

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BREAKING: Oby Ezekwesili withdraws from presidential race

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Onnoghen: PDP Accuses Buhari of Destroying Democracy

National Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Prince Uche Secondus has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of orchestrating the destruction of democracy in the country.

How Bindow appoints Perm. Secs. indiscriminately for political leverage

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Recovered loot will be used in funding 2019 budget – FG

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Bindow’s campaign wobbles as violence mars rallies across state

Governor Muhammadu Umaru Jibrilla Bindow's bid to stage a comeback to the Dougirei government house Yola, has commenced on a shaky note as violence...

Ribadu’s associate petitions IGP over threat to life by Bindow’s ADC

The imbroglio recently reached its zenith when some renegade supporters of the Black cap revolution movement aligned with the Bindow campaign movement allegedly on the imprimatur of Ribadu.

16 girls found pregnant after teenager ejaculates in swimming pool

A simple weekend pool party turned to tragedy when one of the young men attending the birthday celebration ejaculated in the pool without warning the house guests, accidentally ending up impregnating half of the girls present at the celebration.

Obj lashes at Buhari again, says President taking Nigeria back to Abacha days

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has again lashed at President Muhammadu Buhari saying that Nigeria is sinking back to the dark days of Abacha which used state institutions to fight perceived enemies of the head of state.

Trump offers ‘compromise’ to end government shutdown

US President, Donald Trump has set out new plans on his Mexican wall project to try to end a partial government shutdown lasting more than four weeks.

Why I missed presidential debate – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari's failure to attend the 2019 Debate organised for Presidential Candidates on Saturday night was due to the fact that the event clashed with his schedules.


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