Tag: adamawa

Janeth JJanuary 30, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Tears in Zika stricken city | ISIS sex slaves forced to undergo ‘two finger test’ | 4 ex-NNPC bosses up for EFCC probe | More stories

Arisekola urges governors to replicate Buhari’s anti-graft war. Leadership Anti-corruption campaign is for all Nigerians, not Buhari- Lai Mohammed. YNaija ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 28, 2015

30 killed, 16 injured as two female bombers attack motor park in Adamawa

About 30 people were ​killed ​on Monday morning, as two female suicide bombers attacked a motor park, in Madagali, Adamawa ...

Janeth JDecember 11, 2015

Boko Haram recruiting secondary school students with gifts – Police

The Adamawa State Police Command, has revealed that they’ve uncovered plans by some members of Boko Haram to recruit secondary and primary school ...

Janeth JDecember 4, 2015

Adamawa ex-commissioner sentenced to 10 years in prison for fraud

Former Commissioner of Local Government Affairs John Elias has been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by justice Bilkisu Bello Aliyu ...

Janeth JNovember 22, 2015

5,000 Borno IDPs to return home soon

The Borno State government is set to remove over 5,000 of its indigenes who are in Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps, in ...

Janeth JNovember 13, 2015

Atiku hosts Army Chief, Speaker in Adamawa (See Photos)

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar hosted the Chief Of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 19, 2015

Buhari’s wife wants male commissioner swapped for a woman

Is it really a big deal that a man was appointed the Commissioner for Women Affairs in Adamawa? To some- ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 11, 2015

Bomb blast rocks IDP camp in Adamawa

There has been a bomb explosion in an Internally Displaced Persons’ camp in a Warehouse, in Molkohi, Yola LGA, in ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 28, 2015

Atiku’s daughter becomes Commissioner, forfeits salary

One of the daughters of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has been appointed a Commissioner in Adamawa state. Fatima Atiku ...

Janeth JAugust 27, 2015

APC governors visit IDP camp in Adamawa (PHOTOS)

APC governors in Adamawa state for a meeting. They took some time off to visit an IDP camp on Thursday. ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 8, 2015

These are some of the 12,000 Nigerians deported from Cameroon (PHOTOS)

A few days ago, 12,000 Nigerians were repatriated from Cameroon. The deported Nigerians have arrived Nigeria and have begun registration ...

Janeth JJuly 8, 2015

Court remands Murtala Nyako, son for money laundering

The Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered that a former governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, and his son ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 10, 2015

Marwa resigned from PDP last week, returns to APC today

A former military administrator of Lagos and Borno States, Buba Marwa, has returned to the All Progressives Congress. Marwa, who was ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 5, 2015

Photos from Yola’s first Boko Haram attack (VIEWER DISCRETION)

Yola, the capital of Adamawa State, on Thursday, June 4, suffered its first attack from insurgents of the Boko Haram ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 2, 2015

Former governor Nyako was questioned for 10 hours yesterday by EFCC

Former governor of Adamawa State, Admiral Murtala Nyako, who surrendered himself to anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, after ...

Janeth JMay 1, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Afenifere wants Buhari to know something | Buhari tells personal aides to mind their businesses | Take a chill pill, APC will soon resolve the zoning issue | More stories

Afenifere wants Buhari to know something. YNaija Chime, commissioners bickering because of payment of severance allowance. Leadership Buhari tells personal ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 26, 2015

Buhari will investigate $20 billion missing from NNPC account

by Panshak Ibrahim The president-elect, General Mohammadu Buhari, says he will investigate the alleged missing $20 billion from the account ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 25, 2015

Apparently, there’s another ‘Buharian traveler’ who has started his own long trek

by James Sambo Suleiman Hashimu, the ‘Buharian traveler’ recently completed his trek from Lagos to Abuja and fortunately for him, ...

Janeth JApril 11, 2015

Curfew imposed by Adamawa police… but APC says no

by Ranti Joseph The Adamawa State Police Command has imposed dusk to dawn curfew on the State as from Sunday, ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 9, 2015

These are the top PDP members that defected to APC yesterday

by James Sambo Wednesday, April 8, was not a good day for the Peoples Democratic Party. The outgoing ruling party ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 18, 2015

GEJ met with Atiku the other day… and now his political groups declare support for the President

by James Sambo President Goodluck Jonathan is believed to have held a clandestine meeting with former Vice President Atiku Abubakar ...

Janeth JMarch 17, 2015

We hear these two states are finally free of Boko Haram

by Ranti Joseph The Nigerian Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has disclosed that Boko Haram can only be found in Borno state ...

Janeth JMarch 10, 2015

Another victory for Nigerian Army against Boko Haram insurgents (PHOTOS)

by Ranti Joseph Hundreds of the Boko Haram insurgents fleeing from the onslaught met their waterloo in Gombi town, Gombi Local ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 5, 2015

Residents panic as over 30 bombs get dumped in Adamawa

by Panshak Ibrahim There is a hovering feeling of fear in Gombi, Adamawa State, because of the presence of over 30 ...

Janeth JMarch 3, 2015

Nope, we’re not even close to being broke – Adamawa APC boasts

by Ranti Joseph The All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial campaign team on Tuesday in Adamawa state denied allegation that it ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 3, 2015

Jega may be removed tomorrow… he has refused to pick GEJ’s calls

by Godwin Akanfe Despite assuring Nigerians during the presidential media chat on February 11, that he had no plan to ...

Isime EseneMarch 3, 2015

Ife Adebayo: Why the military are now taking the fight to Boko Haram (Rejoinder)

by Ife Adebayo I am compelled to write this article in response to Nnamdi Anekwe-Chive’s article on YNaija which seeks to ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 25, 2015

Atiku donates $100,000 to IDPs in Adamawa

by James Sambo Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar is still in the habit of donating to charitable causes despite losing ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 20, 2015

Minister breaks down in tears at a meeting with Boko Haram victims

by Panshak Ibrahim Boni Haruna, the Minister of Youth Development, broke down into tears when he led a delegation of ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 20, 2015

Boko Haram insurgents kill 30 people near Sambisa Forest

by Panshak Ibrahim Boko Haram insurgents have reportedly attacked Gaya, a village in Hong Local Government Area of Adamawa State. ...

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