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Adamawa Violence: How councillor was killed in Lunguda/Waja communal clash

The two ethnic nationalities have been embroiled in a protracted dispute involving farmlands spanning decades.

Contest for late Hama Bachama’s successor begins today

The traditional ruler died last Sunday at the age of 66 after spending eight years on the throne.

Titanic war looms as ‘new defections’ open old wounds between Fintiri and Nyako

The PDP, led by governor Fintiri and the African Democratic Party (ADC), led by Abdulaziz Nyako, have enjoyed convivial relationship immediately the Fintiri led administration was birthed in 2019, after it defeated the then ruling party, the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Alleged Forgery: How Sen Abbo assaults, detains me – Abasiriyu petitions IGP

An embattled personal assistant to Sen. Cliff Ishaku Abbo, Zaman Abasiriyu has accused the senator of inhuman treatment, assault, unlawful detention and threat to his life.

Police confirm death of suspected Shila boy burnt by mob in Yola

Adamawa State police command has confirmed the death of a suspected Shila gang member who was lynched and set ablaze by angry mob in Jambutu suburb of the state capital.

Just In: My son tests positive for coronavirus – Atiku Abubakar

As the number of coronavirus confirmed cases soared to 30 yesterday, Nigeria's former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has disclosed that his son has also tested positive to the pandemic virus.

Gombi residents pour encomiums on EU, UNICEF for rejuvenating healthcare delivery

An outpour of encomiums and positive approbation has trailed the intervention of the European Union (EU) and UNICEF in Gombi Local Government as both healthcare workers and patients said such intervention provided the plank upon which provision of quality healthcare for the teeming populace rests.

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.
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