Tag: adamawa

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 14, 2017

We are seeing progress in the economy – Osinbajo

by Dolapo Adelana Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria is beginning to “see a bright light at the end of ...

SponsorMarch 7, 2017

The Spelling Bee Challenge: FARO boosts the Adamawa Quiz Debate Contest with products

The Spelling Bee Challenge Adamawa Quiz Debate Contest is boosted with support from Adama Beverages Limited. The company, based in ...

AzeezFebruary 25, 2017

“Don’t travel to Kaduna, Adamawa, others” | US, UK, Australia warn citizens

By Azeez Adeniyi The United States and two other countries have warned their citizens not to Kaduna and some other ...

AzeezFebruary 21, 2017

Femi Kuti visits Adamawa IDPs camp

Afrobeat icon, Femi Kuti has continued his humanitarian work with a visit to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 10, 2017

Adamawa to hold special prayers for Buhari on Friday and Sunday

Adamawa Governor, Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow has announced that the state will on Friday and Sunday, offer special prayers in mosques ...

AzeezJanuary 24, 2017

Madagali suicide bomber had a baby strapped to her back – NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said a female suicide bomber who attacked Madagali town in Adamawa State earlier ...

AzeezJanuary 8, 2017

JUST IN: Gunmen attack Adamawa, kill 3 police officers

The Adamawa Police Command have confirmed three policemen dead  after an attack by armed persons in Demsa Local Government Area. ...

AzeezJanuary 4, 2017

Three female suicide bombers killed by vigilante group in Adamawa

Three suspected female suicide bombers were shot dead on Wednesday by members of a vigilante group in Madagali Local Government ...

AzeezJanuary 3, 2017

Boko Haram: Army repels attack on Adamawa community

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday warded off an early morning attack by fleeing insurgents on Dar village in Madagali Local ...

AzeezDecember 16, 2016

Ex-Adamawa governor, Nyako accepts Supreme Court judgement

Former Governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako said he has accepted the judgement of the Supreme Court on his appeal. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 9, 2016

Adamawa blast: Buhari condoles with families, says attack is an act of desperation

President Muhammadu Buhari expresses heartfelt condolences to the families of victims of the twin bomb blasts in the town of ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 9, 2016

Adamawa blast: Atiku calls for vigilance

Following Friday’s bomb blast in Madagali, Adamawa, former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has called for vigilance among residents of the ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 2, 2016

Raheem Oluwafunminiyi: Fleeing terror [Nigerian Voices]

by Raheem Oluwafunminiyi The second half of my stay in Adamawa marked a period of both hope and fear. First, there ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 14, 2016

Nyako’s reinstatement: S’Court fixes ruling for Dec. 16

The validity of the impeachment of former governor of Adamawa State, Admiral Murtala Nyako (rtd) will be put to bed ...

Isime EseneOctober 7, 2016

It’s today! The Future Project and YNaija present Conversations on ‘We Survived Boko Haram’ stories

The Ford Foundation and The Future Project in partnership with Y!/YNaija.com will be holding a 2-hour program tagged Conversations on ...

Isime EseneOctober 2, 2016

Simon Kolawole: Left with a broken heart

Sadness overwhelmed me — that’s if sadness is not a criminal understatement. Sometime in May 2005, I had taken my ...

Isime EseneSeptember 25, 2016

LONG READ: What shall we do about the North East?

Surely you must have noticed, the North East of Nigeria has been on a multi-year war that had killed thousands ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 21, 2016

Former Adamawa Gov. Ngilari remanded in EFCC custody

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has remanded former governor of Adamawa state Bala Ngilari in custody. Justice Nathan ...

Isime EseneSeptember 13, 2016

WE SURVIVED BOKO HARAM IX: What Christiana did next

by Eromo Egbejule You hear a lot of stories about North-East Nigeria, a slice of the country that has been ...

Isime EseneSeptember 11, 2016

WE SURVIVED BOKO HARAM VII: The ones government left behind

by Eromo Egbejule You hear a lot of stories about North-East Nigeria, a slice of the country that has been ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 3, 2016

Adamawa death toll hits 30

The death toll in the attack by herdsmen on Kodomun village in Adamawa state has increased to thirty The Punch reports. The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 2, 2016

Farmers, herdsmen clash claim 15 lives in Adamawa

A clash between farmers and herdsmen in Kodomun village of Adamawa state has claimed fifteen lives, leaving several others injured, Channels ...

Mallam YeroJune 17, 2016

Boko Haram insurgent arrested while using ATM

The Adamawa state police command on Friday, announced the arrest of a suspected member of the Boko Haram terrorist sect. ...

Isime EseneJune 13, 2016

Sam Omatseye: Go forth and give

by Sam Omatseye Three men have shown us the different shades of love. One shows it genuinely, the other as ...

YWriterMay 20, 2016

Army insists: Sarah Luka is one of the Chibok girls

by Chi Ibe Today, Yakubu Nkeki, the head of the Chibok Abducted Girls Parents group, told the AFP that the ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 17, 2016

How depraved, fully grown man raped 4-year-old to death

Little Aisha Ali was doted-on by her 25-year-old uncle but it just so happened that he was a pervert seeking ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 1, 2016

EFCC raids Yola Government House, arrests Chief of Staff

A Chief of Staff of Muhammadu Jibrilla, Adamawa state governor has reportedly been arrested by agents of the Economic and ...

Janeth JFebruary 25, 2016

Adamawa explosion possibly caused by ‘accidental discharge’

Accidental discharge is the likely cause of Thursday morning’s explosion in the Jimeta Divisional Police Headquarters, in Yola, Adamawa state. ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 25, 2016

Police Divisional HQ in Adamawa rocked by explosion

Jimeta Divisional Police Headquarters, in Yola, Adamawa State has been rocked by a powerful explosion. The explosion, which occurred at ...

Janeth JFebruary 15, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: ‘Violent herdsmen aren’t Nigerians’ | Donald Trump lied | APC suspends party chieftain | More stories

Boko Haram attacks Borno villages, kills 30. This Day Over 300 PDP members defect to APC in Delta. Vanguard Somalia ...

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