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The governors of Niger and Adamawa states, Abubakar Bello and Mohammed Bindow, have dismissed speculations that they are getting set to defect from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party.
A leader of the Peoples Democratic Party in Adamawa state, Jameel Zubairu, on Sunday, July 29, said that politicians decamping from the All Progressives Congress (APC) are returning to the problems they left in the party.
This coupled with the rumour that he is developing a five star hospitality and holiday resort in the United Arab Emirates. Bindow also has problems within his cabinets and among his core supporters as 2019 encroaches.
The Adamawa state House of Assembly on Monday, July 23 said it has no information on the alleged defection of some lawmakers from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The governor of Adamawa state, Muhammadu Bindow, has denied funding the Saturday, July 21, rally of former vice president, Atiku Abubakar. Governor Bindow said reports that he spent N70million to foot Atiku's rally is not true.
No fewer than 8 commissioners, three members of the Adamawa State House of Assembly and some local government chairmen of the All Progressives Congress-led administration in the state have defected to the Peoples Democratic PDP.
NAIJ.com gathered that the former vice president of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar will be making a formal declaration to contest under the platform of the PDP on Saturday, July 21. The declaration will be made in Yola, Adamawa state.
Senator Abdul-Azeez Nyako representing Adamawa Central district and Rufai Umar representing Gombi constituency in Adamawa House of Assembly have formally announced their defection from All Progressives Congress (APC).
A former deputy leader of the Nigerian Senate, Jonathan Zwingina, has declared that the establishment of state police remains the ultimate solution to tackling insecurity in the country. He said this when he visited Umar Sanda.
Aggrieved members of All Progressives Party (APC), in Adamawa state led by Babachir Lawal, former SGF to the federation on Monday, July 9 denied identifying the group with the Reformed-APC (R-APC) in Adamawa state.
Five people were reportedly killed and born down many houses in an attack by gunmen in Kola community, Guyuk local government area of Adamawa state. The state police public relations officer, Othman Abubakar, confirmed the attack.
The CNNC, a registered body of all the Christians in the 19 northern states and the FCT has faulted the statement credited to MURIC that the five persons sentenced to death by hanging by an Adamawa court “must die.”
The APC chieftain stated that the act was done to help the inmates reconnect back to their family as well as support the government's effort of decongesting the prison of people who were jailed for minor offences committed.
Some suspected herdsmen on Wednesday, June 27, launched an attack on Bare village in Numan local government area of Adamawa state. The suspected herdsmen were said to have killed two people in the village and injured 29 others.
Police in Adamawa and the Department of State Services have arrested over fifty members of a notorious gang called Shilla boys. The suspects engage in snatching of hand-sets, pickpocketing, raping of under aged, among others.
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has revealed that youths in Adamawa now use human urine, dry plantain, pawpaw leaves, and burnt tyres to get intoxicated. The agency urged the public to unite against the trend.
The Nigerian Army has arrested five men in Adamawa state for setting a Fulani community, Dakali, on fire in what is believed to be a reprisal attack after herdsmen attacked Dowayan village in Demsa LGA of the state.
The court verdict in Yola, Adamawa state capital, sentencing five Christians to death by hanging for allegedly killing a herdsman has again been condemned by a Catholic archbishop in Lagos, Most Reverend Alfred Adewale Martins.
At least 18 people were reported killed and several others injured in an attack on Dowayan village in Demsa local government area of Adamawa state on Friday, June 22 night according to reports from local residents.
A former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Gambo Jimeta, has reportedly died. The announcement of the former police boss' death came just a few hours after the demise of Zainab Nyako, ex-Adamawa first lady was confirmed.
The president of the Christian Association Nigeria (CAN), Samson Ayokunle, has reacted to the ruling of a high court in Yola, Adamawa state capital, in sentencing five Christians to death by hanging for allegedly killing a herder.
The Supreme Council of Bishops, also known as World Council of Bishops has called on President Muhammadu Buhari for pardon over five young men sentenced to death by a court in Adamawa for the killing of a herdsman.
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