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Atiku points FG's attention to education, says it is the key tool to curb terrorism

Atiku points FG's attention to education, says it is the key tool to curb terrorism

Atiku points FG's attention to education, says it is the key tool to curb terrorism
Breaking: Buratai's convoy intercepts armed bandits in Adamawa

Breaking: Buratai's convoy intercepts armed bandits in Adamawa

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.

Breaking: Buratai's convoy intercepts armed bandits in Adamawa
2019: Atiku pushes presidential ambition forward, gets 5m youths in Adamawa to support him

2019: Atiku pushes presidential ambition forward, gets 5m youths in Adamawa to support him

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.

2019: Atiku pushes presidential ambition forward, gets 5m youths in Adamawa to support him
Congress: APC sells over 10,000 forms to candidates

Congress: APC sells over 10,000 forms to candidates

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.

Congress: APC sells over 10,000 forms to candidates
Just in: 1 teenage bomber arrested in Adamawa, others flee (photos)

Just in: 1 teenage bomber arrested in Adamawa, others flee (photos)

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.

Just in: 1 teenage bomber arrested in Adamawa, others flee (photos)
Come together to defeat this monster - JNI begs Nigerians as killings continue in parts of the country

Come together to defeat this monster - JNI begs Nigerians as killings continue in parts of the country

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.

Come together to defeat this monster - JNI begs Nigerians as killings continue in parts of the country
I was blackmailed and labeled as a religious bigot, I feel sad - Northern senator cries out

I was blackmailed and labeled as a religious bigot, I feel sad - Northern senator cries out

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.

I was blackmailed and labeled as a religious bigot, I feel sad - Northern senator cries out
Touching: Red Cross finally reunites mother, daughter after 4-year separation by Boko Haram

Touching: Red Cross finally reunites mother, daughter after 4-year separation by Boko Haram

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.

Touching: Red Cross finally reunites mother, daughter after 4-year separation by Boko Haram
15 killed as over 350 suspected herdsmen allegedly attack Adamawa villages

15 killed as over 350 suspected herdsmen allegedly attack Adamawa villages

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.

15 killed as over 350 suspected herdsmen allegedly attack Adamawa villages
We hope we are done with burials - Gravediggers lament as death toll rises to 86 after Adamawa mosque attack

We hope we are done with burials - Gravediggers lament as death toll rises to 86 after Adamawa mosque attack

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.

We hope we are done with burials - Gravediggers lament as death toll rises to 86 after Adamawa mosque attack
Yan bindiga makiyaya sun karkashe jama’a tare da banka ma gidaje wuta a Adamawa

Yan bindiga makiyaya sun karkashe jama’a tare da banka ma gidaje wuta a Adamawa

Kauyukan sun hada ne da kauyen Bolki, Bang da Gon, dukkaninsu a cikin karamar hukumar Numan, shugaban karamar hukumar, Arnold Jibla ya bayyana ma majiyar NAIJ.com cewa basu san san adadin mutanen da aka kashe ba.

Yan bindiga makiyaya sun karkashe jama’a tare da banka ma gidaje wuta a Adamawa
Federal government orders security beefed up around markets and places of worship after Mubi bomb attacks

Federal government orders security beefed up around markets and places of worship after Mubi bomb attacks

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.”

Federal government orders security beefed up around markets and places of worship after Mubi bomb attacks
Breaking: Bomb blast in Adamawa state tragic and despicable - Presidency reacts

Breaking: Bomb blast in Adamawa state tragic and despicable - Presidency reacts

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.

Breaking: Bomb blast in Adamawa state tragic and despicable - Presidency reacts
Police react to twin bomb blast in Adamawa

Police react to twin bomb blast in Adamawa

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.

Police react to twin bomb blast in Adamawa
Breaking: Bomb blast rocks Adamawa mosque on workers day

Breaking: Bomb blast rocks Adamawa mosque on workers day

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.

Breaking: Bomb blast rocks Adamawa mosque on workers day
Northern governor pleads for forgiveness from party members; says he did not commit offences deliberately

Northern governor pleads for forgiveness from party members; says he did not commit offences deliberately

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.

Northern governor pleads for forgiveness from party members; says he did not commit offences deliberately
Just in: Nigeria police arrest 2019 governorship aspirant in Adamawa, reveal his offence

Just in: Nigeria police arrest 2019 governorship aspirant in Adamawa, reveal his offence

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.

Just in: Nigeria police arrest 2019 governorship aspirant in Adamawa, reveal his offence
Few months after making strong political moves, SDP suspends chairman

Few months after making strong political moves, SDP suspends chairman

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.

Few months after making strong political moves, SDP suspends chairman
Tension as Adamawa APC warns of greater crisis ahead of ruling party's NEC meeting on April 9

Tension as Adamawa APC warns of greater crisis ahead of ruling party's NEC meeting on April 9

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.

Tension as Adamawa APC warns of greater crisis ahead of ruling party's NEC meeting on April 9
Local hunter dies as soldiers neutralize Boko Haram terrorists during gun fire exchange in Adamawa

Local hunter dies as soldiers neutralize Boko Haram terrorists during gun fire exchange in Adamawa

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.

Local hunter dies as soldiers neutralize Boko Haram terrorists during gun fire exchange in Adamawa
Osinbajo, El-Rufai, attends APC chieftain turban ceremony in Adamawa

Osinbajo, El-Rufai, attends APC chieftain turban ceremony in Adamawa

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.

Osinbajo, El-Rufai, attends APC chieftain turban ceremony in Adamawa
APC chieftain to be turbaned as Dujima Adamawa 1 in Yola

APC chieftain to be turbaned as Dujima Adamawa 1 in Yola

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.

APC chieftain to be turbaned as Dujima Adamawa 1 in Yola
Tension in Adamawa as over 100K dump PDP, APC for SDP

Tension in Adamawa as over 100K dump PDP, APC for SDP

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.

Tension in Adamawa as over 100K dump PDP, APC for SDP
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