Tag: Adamawa State

Janeth JMay 16, 2015

Gunmen kidnap Adamawa lawmaker

by Ranti Joseph A group of unknown gunmen has kidnapped the member representing Toungo Counstituency in the Adamawa House of Assembly, ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 15, 2015

Forget the leadership war, PDP has another battle on its hands

by Kolapo Olapoju The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party may be presently engulfed in the battle of its lives, but ...

Janeth JApril 30, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: I want to be first female Senate President, says Garba, Benue Assembly Shut Over Plot To Impeach Speaker, Governor, This is the total number of females rescued from Boko Haram this week, and more

The Adamawa North Senatorial District Senator-elect, Binta Garba, on Thursday said she would unite the upper legislative chamber if she ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 12, 2015

Opinion: Why Ribadu remains the best choice for Adamawa

by Jocob Hamman True leadership presupposes that the leader is capable of leading, not some puppet that will be controlled ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 11, 2015

Ribadu will pull a GEJ… if he loses Adamawa election

by Panshak Ibrahim If his fate turns out to be like that of President Jonathan, Ribadu will borrow a page ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 13, 2015

People of Adamawa can now sleep easy, as the state is finally free of Boko Haram

by Panshak Ibrahim According to the Nigerian Military, Adamawa state is now totally free from the bondage of Boko Haram. ...

Janeth JFebruary 26, 2015

Jonathan pays surprise visit to Adamawa

  by Ranti Joseph President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday has visited Mubi in Adamawa State, more than three months after ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 26, 2015

Razed buildings and a destroyed bridge – this is how Boko Haram left Michika (PHOTOS)

by Panshak Ibrahim Following the recapture of Michika town, in Adamawa, by the Nigerian military, pictures of the damage done ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 5, 2015

Gimba Kakanda: Dear partisan critics, Nuhu Ribadu deserves a fair chance

by Gimba Kakanda And, thus, I understood that partisan sentiment, like religious, is an indoctrination hard to overcome, and for ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 4, 2015

EFCC declares Murtala Nyako and son wanted

by Panshak Ibrahim Immediate past governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, has been declared wanted by the Economic and Financial ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 21, 2015

Gov. Ngilari apparently wants elections postponed in Adamawa – here’s why

by Panshak Ibrahim The Governor of Adamawa State, James Ngilari, has pleaded with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), not ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 15, 2014

Opinion: Adamawa 2015 – Between Ribadu and Bindowo

by Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo Two candidates have finally emerged to run for the governorship of Adamawa State in the forthcoming 2015 ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 5, 2014

#BokoHaram suffer another blow as army finally clears #Mubi

by James Sambo The Nigerian Army has completed the operation to clear Mubi, Adamawa State of terrorists who had captured ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 14, 2014

Like Mahia, Mubi vigilantes chase out #BokoHaram insurgents

by James Sambo Local Vigilantes in Adamawa State have reportedly chased out Boko Haram militants out of Mubi, nearly two ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 11, 2014

#BokoHaram capture another town in Adamawa, as soldiers flee

by Kolapo Olapoju   Boko Haram insurgents have captured Maiha town, in Adamawa State. Maiha town is about 25 kilometres ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 7, 2014

We need more troops in #Adamawa – Governor Ngilari cries to President Jonathan

by Laila Ibrahim Governor of Adamawa State, James Ngilari has called on President Goodluck Jonathan to save his state from being ...

YEditorOctober 8, 2014

Ngilari sworn-in as new governor of Adamawa state

by James Sambo Bala Ngilari, the deputy governor of Adamawa State during the governorship of the now impeached Murtala Nyako, ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 8, 2014

Court stops Adamawa bye-election, orders swearing-in of Ngilari

by Kolapo Olapoju The Adamawa state bye-election slated for Saturday, 11 October, has been stopped, following the order of a ...

YEditorSeptember 12, 2014

INEC clears 1.5 million voters for Adamawa by-election

by James Sambo The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday said that 1,529,636 voters were registered to vote in ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 8, 2014

Boko Haram shoots Obasanjo’s son

by James Sambo Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo’s son, has been shot by Boko Haram militants in Adamawa state. According ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 8, 2014

Adamawa Decides: It’s Mohammed Jibrilla for the APC

by Laila Ibrahim Senator Mohammed Jibrilla has won the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial sole ticket in Adamawa State ahead ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 7, 2014

Guess who won the PDP primaries in Adamawa state

by Laila Ibrahim Acting Governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, has emerged as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate for ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 5, 2014

Adamawa decides: This is why Nuhu Ribadu + others withdrew their gubernatorial ambitions

by Laila Ibrahim The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has revealed why eight of the party’s fourteen candidates vying for the ...

YEditorSeptember 5, 2014

Ribadu, seven others step down from Adamawa polls -Marwa, Fintiri, Gulak, Modibbo still in the race

by Laila Ibrahim Eight out of the fourteen aspirants running for the Adamawa State Governorship election on the platform of ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 3, 2014

Opinion: Nuhu Ribadu is the best choice for Adamawa

by Mohammed Dahiru Following the impeachment and removal of the retired Navy Admiral, Murtala Nyako, as governor of Adamawa state ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 24, 2014

Sonala Olumhense: Nuhu Ribadu, then and now

by Sonala Olumhense Hopefully, for his own sake, Nuhu Ribadu will become Adamawa State’s next governor, following his decampment to ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 22, 2014

Alert the firefighters! Team Ribadu is on fire [LOOK]

by Kolapo Olapoju   Former EFCC Chairman, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, recently finalized his defection from the All Progressives Congress (APC) ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 19, 2014

Perry Brimah: Nuhu Ribadu, you mean nothing to us now!

by Perry Brimah In 2007/2008 I purchased a website domain for Nuhu Ribadu. I did not personally know him nor ...

SolaAugust 18, 2014

“APC is not better than PDP but…” Ribadu gives 7 reasons why he switched from APC to PDP

by S’ola Filani The   former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, chairman, who spoke through his spokesman, ...

July 17, 2014

Abimbola Adelakun: The fall of Murtala Nyako

by Abimbola Adelakun Nyako himself was not without sin and could not convince anyone of his innocence in the various ...

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