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The convoy of the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General TY Buratai was intercepted by armed bandits/armed robbers at midnight of Saturday, May 5, while on a routine tour of operational areas by the Nigerian Army.
In view of the 2019 presidential election, support groups for former vice president Atiku Abubakar, have maintained their effort to promote his ambition, securing about five million youths for him in Adamawa state.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa state on Friday, May 4, in Yola while briefing newsmen said over 10, 000 forms have so far been issued to candidates for the Saturday, May 5, ward congress in the state.
Troops of the Nigerian military have arrested a teenage bomber in Adamawa, one of the worst hit states by the Boko Haram terrorist group in the north-eastern part of Nigeria, just as two others were said to have escaped.
The Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) which is headed by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has called on all Nigerians to be more vigilant so as to stop enemies of peace engaged in senseless killings of Nigerians.
The only female senator from the North, Binta Masi, has expressed sadness over moves by political opponents to portray her as a religious bigot. Masi made this known while speaking with newsmen on Thursday, May 3, in her ward.
A mother in Adamawa state, Aishatu Shehu, and her seven-year old daughter, Amina, were reunited by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) after they were separated by the Boko Haram insurgency for four years.
An attack by suspected herdsmen on four villages in Adamawa state has reportedly left over 15 dead. Reports have it that the villages attacked by the suspected herders included Bolki, Bang, Zumoso and Gon in Numan and Lamurde.
The attack on worshippers in a mosque in Adamawa state has reportedly left 86 dead, gravediggers in the area have said. The worshippers were killed in a twin attack during afternoon prayers in Mubi town of Adamawa state.
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The government expressed shock and outrage over the bomb attacks on a mosque and a market in Mubi, Adamawa state, on Tuesday, May 1, saying, “the desecration of a place of worship by criminals is tragic and condemnable.”
Nigerian presidency has reacted to the bomb blast that rocked Mubi town in Adamawa state on Workers Day.The presidency tweeted its condolences to the government and people of Adamawa state while calling the acts tragic.
The Adamawa Commissioner of Police, Mr Abdullahi Yerim, has confirmed that two male bombers were involved in Tuesday’s twin bomb attacks in Mubi town. The attack committed by Boko Haram occoured on Tuesday, May 1.
Many people are on Tuesday, May 1 reportedly feared dead following an explosion in a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa State, North-east Nigeria. The explosion occurred at a mosque in Wuro-Burode near yan Gwajo part of Mini.
Governor Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa has urged stakeholders and other members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state to forgive him, if he wronged them. Bindow made the plea on Monday, at a stakeholders meeting.
The Adamawa command of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has confirmed the arrest of a 2019 gubernatorial aspirant on the platform of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Abel Behora, for alleged inciting statement.
The chairman of the Adamawa state chapter of the new Social Democratic Party (SDP), Ibrahim Bebetu has been suspended. Bebetu suspension was announced by the national working committee of the party on Friday, April 27.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has been warned of bigger challenges ahead by its Adamawa chapter which says the proposed convention by NEC could jeopardize the party’s chances at the 2019 general elections.
According to a statement sent to NAIJ.com by the director army public relations, Brigadier-General Texas Chukwu, the terrorists on sighting the troops opened fire which resulted in an exchange resulting in the death of a hunter.
Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), Kaduna state governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, amongst many other dignitaries were in Yola to witness the turbaning of the new Dujima Adamawa, Alhaji Musa Halilu Ahmed.
A chieftain of the APC in Adamawa state, Alhaji Musa Halilu Ahmed, widely known as Musa Yola will on Saturday, March 31 be conferred as Dujuma Adamawa, by His Royal Highness, Lamido Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barindo Aliyu Musdafa.
Speaking at the official decamping of the party members at the Lamido Cinema, Adamawa state, the national chairman of the social Democratic Party, Olu Falae said, he was in the state to receive Emmanuel Bello and others.
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