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Adamawa Monarch warns against rise of another ‘Boko Haram’ in Yola

The District Head of Jimeta, Alhaji Inuwa Baba Paris, has expressed concern over the heinous activities of a dreaded group of miscreants (Yan Shilla) in Yola, the Adamawa State capital

“Stand down” only affects poly staff employed after Oct. 2018 – Adamawa govt clarifies

Only workers employed after October 2018 will be affected by the "stand-down" policy in Adamawa State Polytechnic, the state government has disclosed.

Adamawa Poly, Govt officials keep ‘sealed lips’ over massive sack of staff

Adamawa State polytechnic authorities as well as government officials have maintained sealed lips over the recent sack of academic and non-academic staff of the institution by the Fintiri led administration of the state.

Untold story of how 20-yr-old man dies trying to save drowning girl in Kaduna

The neighborhood of Hayin Malam Bello in Rigasa, Igabi local government of Kaduna State on Sunday was thrown into mourning when a 20-year-old member of the community, Abdullahi Muhammad Sani died while trying to save a 21-year-old drowning lady.

Prisoners daily upkeep in some US states twice Nigeria’s minimum wage – investigation

News publications that Nigeria’s national minimum wage is below American prisoner’s daily upkeep, credited to the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, generated online reactions, especially on social media.

How Ribadu returned travelling allowance to govt after trip was aborted – Adamawa Speaker

Abbas who made the disclosure at the launch of the Iya Abbas memorial foundation in Yola, Saturday, noted that Ribadu was an embodiment of impeccable character, discipline, patriotism and transparency; noting that Nigeria needs the services of such rare gems to regain back its lost glory.

ILLEGALITY: Kogi judges refuse to swear-in Onoja as new Dep Gov

The Kogi State government appears to be facing an uphill task in getting the newly handpicked Deputy Governor designate Edward Onoja, sworn in as required by the Constitution.

Strike: NLC shuts offices, schools

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Delta chapter has started to shut offices and schools in Asaba ahead of the planned strike over delay to implement the new minimum wage.

Kidnappers of 6 Adamawa residents demand N60m ransom

Kidnappers of 6 Gurin residents in Fufore Local Government of Adamawa State have demanded a whopping N60 million ransom from family members of the victims.

Opinion Poll: Do you think it is okay for Adamawa State govt to get N9.9bn loan?

FOMBINATIMES wishes to seek the opinion of Adamawa electorates over the latest loan request of about N10 billion being sought by the...

Anxiety grips Adamawa as tribunal delivers judgement on Friday

Adamawa political temperature has surged to a frightening level as the election petition tribunal fixed Friday to deliver judgment in a case filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) challenging the victory of incumbent governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri in the last governorship poll in the state, a statement by the tribunal said.

Bindow leased Adamawa plaza, Adip hotel for 25 years – Ag MD

Former Governor Muhammad Umar Jibrilla, Bindow of Adamawa State has leased Adamawa Plaza located in Abuja, and Adip hotels in Yola for 25 years and vandalised all shares belonging to the state, says the Adamawa State Investment and Property Development Company Limited.
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Bauchi gov suspends Misau emir, 2 district heads over herders, farmers crisis

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BUA group to establish cement, power plants in Adamawa

The company will also provide three ambulances and N200 million to the government to help in the fight against the novel coronavirus in the state.

COVID-19: We have not relaxed ban on mass gatherings – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it has not relaxed its guidelines on mass gathering in the coronavirus (COVID-19) protocol.

All parties involved in Malabu oil deal are corrupt – Italian prosecutor

Sergio Spadaro, the Italian deputy prosecutor, on Thursday told a Milan court prosecuting Shell and Eni over the OPL 245/Malabu affair that all parties involved in the deal were corrupt.