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Gulak, 16 PDP chieftains and supporters defect to APC in Adamawa

Gulak, 16 PDP chieftains and supporters defect to APC in Adamawa

Gulak, 16 PDP chieftains and supporters defect to APC in Adamawa
Trouble in Adamawa: Villagers flee as Nigerian army search for missing soldier, nabs 11

Trouble in Adamawa: Villagers flee as Nigerian army search for missing soldier, nabs 11

The Brigade Commander, 23rd Armoured Brigade, Yola, Brigadier-General Bello Mohammed, announced that 11 suspects have been nabbed over the whereabout of a missing soldier in Opallo village, Lamurde local government area, Adamawa.

Trouble in Adamawa: Villagers flee as Nigerian army search for missing soldier, nabs 11
How Nigeria lost 7 policemen, 2 soldiers to recent crisis in Adamawa - Brig-Gen Mohammed

How Nigeria lost 7 policemen, 2 soldiers to recent crisis in Adamawa - Brig-Gen Mohammed

A total of seven policemen and two soldiers lost their lives within the past two months as a result of Numan sectarian crisis involving herdsmen and farmers in Adamawa, brigade commander, 23rd Amour Brigade, Bello Mohammed says.

How Nigeria lost 7 policemen, 2 soldiers to recent crisis in Adamawa - Brig-Gen Mohammed
4 feared dead, houses destroyed in fresh suspected herdsmen attack in Adamawa

4 feared dead, houses destroyed in fresh suspected herdsmen attack in Adamawa

A fresh killing of four villagers in Adamawa state followed a midnight attack by some suspected herdsmen who invaded the Kikon village in Numan local government area of the state. The herdsmen invaded the village on Sunday.

4 feared dead, houses destroyed in fresh suspected herdsmen attack in Adamawa
Boko Haram launches another deadly attack in Adamawa state

Boko Haram launches another deadly attack in Adamawa state

An early morning Boko Haram attack in Kaya village of Madagali in Adamawa on Friday has reportedly led to the deaths of five persons. Local residents said the insurgents retreated to their base after launching the attack.

Boko Haram launches another deadly attack in Adamawa state
Anti-grazing law unfortunate - Adamawa government says as it registers 64 grazing reserves

Anti-grazing law unfortunate - Adamawa government says as it registers 64 grazing reserves

Also describing the anti-open grazing law introduced by some state government as “unfortunate", the commissioner for livestock production, Salihu said such laws would not solve the lingering farmers/herdsmen crisis.

Anti-grazing law unfortunate - Adamawa government says as it registers 64 grazing reserves
Secure Nigeria's borders to control invasion of foreign herders - CAN tells FG

Secure Nigeria's borders to control invasion of foreign herders - CAN tells FG

The Adamawa state chairman of CAN, Reverend Stephen Mamza while speaking in Yola on Wednesday, January 10, said there is need for proactive measures by the government in securing the lives of citizens from herdsmen attacks.

Secure Nigeria's borders to control invasion of foreign herders - CAN tells FG
Boko Haram’s new escape strategies discovered as Nigerian army sounds serious warning to residents

Boko Haram’s new escape strategies discovered as Nigerian army sounds serious warning to residents

The Nigerian army has sent out a serious warning to residents of the three states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe state heavily affected by Boko Haram activities to avoid habouring fleeing members of the terrorist groups.

Boko Haram’s new escape strategies discovered as Nigerian army sounds serious warning to residents
Ex-Jonathan adviser reveals why he is set to dump PDP for APC

Ex-Jonathan adviser reveals why he is set to dump PDP for APC

A former political adviser to ex-president Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak announced his decision to leave the PDP of the Adamawa state chapter. He said many members of the party have decided to dump the PDP for the APC.

Ex-Jonathan adviser reveals why he is set to dump PDP for APC
Jubilation in Adamawa as police arrest ASP who killed 7 farmers

Jubilation in Adamawa as police arrest ASP who killed 7 farmers

The president of Progressive Mind for Development Initiative, Abubakar Abdulasalam, had alleged that the assistant superintendent of police had tied the seven farmers and shot them to death on November 23, 2017.

Jubilation in Adamawa as police arrest ASP who killed 7 farmers
Fulani group alleges killings of herdsmen in Adamawa, urges federal government to intervene

Fulani group alleges killings of herdsmen in Adamawa, urges federal government to intervene

The umbrella body group of Fulani herdsmen, Mobgal Ho*re Fulbe, has alleged that Fulani herdsmen are being killed and their cattle rustled in Numan and Demsa local government areas of Adamawa state and urges FG to intervene.

Fulani group alleges killings of herdsmen in Adamawa, urges federal government to intervene
We will protect ourselves – Fulani herdsmen warn after death of members in Adamawa

We will protect ourselves – Fulani herdsmen warn after death of members in Adamawa

Fulani herdsmen in Adamawa have warned authorities that they may resume attacks on farmers and other perceived enemies in the northeast state following silent killing of their members and loss of about 500 cattle in months.

We will protect ourselves – Fulani herdsmen warn after death of members in Adamawa
Just in: 3 killed in New Year day bomb attack on Adamawa town

Just in: 3 killed in New Year day bomb attack on Adamawa town

Three residents of a community in the Madagali Local Governmet Area of Adamawa state reportedly lost their lives in a bomb attack on Monday, January 1, according to a report by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

Just in: 3 killed in New Year day bomb attack on Adamawa town
Governor Bindow releases 37 prisoners in Adamawa

Governor Bindow releases 37 prisoners in Adamawa

Governor Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa state pardoned 37 prisoners serving various jail terms in the state, to mark the New Year celebration. the governor also commuted the death sentences of two other prisoners to life imprison.

Governor Bindow releases 37 prisoners in Adamawa
What religious leaders must now do concerning accountability and good governance in Nigeria - SGF Boss Mustapha

What religious leaders must now do concerning accountability and good governance in Nigeria - SGF Boss Mustapha

Mr Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) on Sunday, December 31, solicited the support of religious leaders towards the attainment of accountability and good governance in the country.

What religious leaders must now do concerning accountability and good governance in Nigeria - SGF Boss Mustapha
Islamic council reveals staggering details of Boko Haram killings of Muslims in 7 local governments

Islamic council reveals staggering details of Boko Haram killings of Muslims in 7 local governments

The Adamawa state chapter of Muslim Council has revealed that no fewer than 5,247 Muslims have died from Boko Haram violence in seven local government areas of the state in the past five years while over 5,000 others were injured.

Islamic council reveals staggering details of Boko Haram killings of Muslims in 7 local governments
They will kill all of us - Lawmaker cries out to FG after escaping Boko Haram attacks in Adamawa

They will kill all of us - Lawmaker cries out to FG after escaping Boko Haram attacks in Adamawa

Four people were killed and several others including a lawmaker were injured during an attack on Kamale community, in Michika local government area of Adamawa state gunmen suspected to be members of the Boko Haram insurgency.

They will kill all of us - Lawmaker cries out to FG after escaping Boko Haram attacks in Adamawa
Governor Bindow pays 7 months arrears of workers' salaries, signs 2018 budget of N177.9 billion

Governor Bindow pays 7 months arrears of workers' salaries, signs 2018 budget of N177.9 billion

Governor Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa has said that his administration will give serious attention to empowerment in 2018. He promised to embark on 'Stomach Infrastructure' and grass-root development as key areas of interest.

Governor Bindow pays 7 months arrears of workers' salaries, signs 2018 budget of N177.9 billion
Aisha Buhari puts smiles on the faces of 500 people in Adamawa as they celebrate Christmas (photos)

Aisha Buhari puts smiles on the faces of 500 people in Adamawa as they celebrate Christmas (photos)

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari, also made donation of undisclosed amount of money to tea and spiced meat vendors in Adamawa state to boost their businesses.

Aisha Buhari puts smiles on the faces of 500 people in Adamawa as they celebrate Christmas (photos)
Adamawa governor begs Nigerians to give Buhari, APC office holders a second chance

Adamawa governor begs Nigerians to give Buhari, APC office holders a second chance

Governor Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa on Friday urged the electorate to re-elect all APC politicians occupying various positions at state and national levels.

Adamawa governor begs Nigerians to give Buhari, APC office holders a second chance
APC governor seeks re-election of all party's office holders in 2019

APC governor seeks re-election of all party's office holders in 2019

Bindow said that four years in office was not enough for the elected public office holders to give their best, urging voters to give them a second chance.

APC governor seeks re-election of all party's office holders in 2019
Breaking: Clash between suspected herdsmen and community in Adamawa leaves 1 dead

Breaking: Clash between suspected herdsmen and community in Adamawa leaves 1 dead

Channels Television reported that the incident occurred late evening on Thursday, December 21, and added that some houses in the village were set ablaze.

Breaking: Clash between suspected herdsmen and community in Adamawa leaves 1 dead
Ex-acting governor escapes assassination in Abuja; PDP throws accusations at APC over incident

Ex-acting governor escapes assassination in Abuja; PDP throws accusations at APC over incident

Ahmadu Umaru Fintri, an ex-acting governor of Adamawa state, has survived an assassination attempt, following the invasion of his Abuja home by assailants.

Ex-acting governor escapes assassination in Abuja; PDP throws accusations at APC over incident
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