In deference to the National University Commission (NUC), which directed Nigerian universities to shut down in order to prevent the spread of the dreaded coronavirus pandemic, the management of Modibbo Adama University of Technology (MAUTech) has announced the closure of the institution with effect from Monday March 23, 2020.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Yola branch has called on the Federal government of Nigeria (FGN) to as a matter of urgency declare a state of emergency on education in the Northeast in order to revive the sector's lost glory in the region.
A 76-year-old man, Gilbert Dan has been sued before a Yola Magistrate Court II over threats to castrate the manhood of a judicial officer (name withheld) who is allegedly having extra marital affairs with the 59-year-old wife of the septuagenarian.
The immediate past Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal has in a show of solidarity told the deposed emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II that he will rise again like a Phoenix, noting that he has survived similar devilish and audacious machinations by his traducers.
The Public Relations Officer of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Adamawa State chapter, Comrade Kukuya Godwin Kala'a has disclosed that those party members who recently defected to the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the state are political minions who did not add any value to the party.