Tag: Yola

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 26, 2017

Atiku meets PDP mammoth crowd in Yola

A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar was welcomed by a large crowd who are members and supporters of the People’s Democratic ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 20, 2017

Court discharges former Adamawa gov, Bala Ngilari

The Court of Appeal sitting in Yola, Adamawa, has discharged and acquitted former governor of the state, Bala Ngilari, Punch ...

SponsorMay 22, 2017

“33” Export Friendship Experience parties continues in Port Harcourt, Yola and Onitsha

“33” Export Friendship Experience parties continue to provide friends with the opportunity to connect, bond and share moments in Port Harcourt, ...

Isime EseneSeptember 20, 2016


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

Isime EseneSeptember 9, 2016

WE SURVIVED BOKO HARAM V: “I’m not leaving here. It’s my home”

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

Mazi EmekaAugust 17, 2016

Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani: Letter from Africa – Custody battle after Boko Haram child kidnap

By Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani In our series of letters by African journalists, Nigerian novelist and writer Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani looks a ...

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 ...

Op-Ed EditorMarch 27, 2016

Opinion: Economic terrorism and curious fire outbreaks in Kano

As I type this firefighters are battling to put out rampaging inferno at the Kano’s major market, Abubakar Rimi Market, ...

Adebayo EmuleomoFebruary 11, 2016

Appeal Court nullifies Murtala Nyako’s impeachment as Adamawa governor

A Court of Appeal sitting in Yola has reversed the impeachment of Murtala Nyako as Governor of Adamawa. Back in ...

Janeth JNovember 18, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Diezani begs for mercy | Ben Carson knows nothing about the Middle East | Ekweremadu escapes assassination | More stories

NNPC orders DPR to seal filling stations hoarding petrol. YNaija Kwara governor, Ahmed swears in second batch commissioners. Leadership Fresh ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 17, 2015

Bomb explosion rocks motor park in Yola

There has been an explosion at a motor park in Yola, Adamawa State. The blast reportedly took place at a vegetable ...

Janeth JNovember 13, 2015

‘You’ll soon go back to your lives’ | Buhari visits IDP camp in Yola (PHOTOS)

““My government is doing everything possible to rebuild your homes, schools hospitals and roads to enable you go back to ...

Janeth JNovember 10, 2015

The Future Awards Africa tour visits Chibok, Mubi, Yola, others (PHOTOS)

As part of the 100-city tour for The Future Awards Africa’s (TFAA) 10th anniversary, the awards visited conflict zones across ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 11, 2015

Why Nigerian Airforce fighter jet crashed in Yola

A Nigerian Airforce fighter jet crashed on Saturday, around Hong, Hong Local Government Area of Adamawa State. The pilot of ...

Janeth JOctober 3, 2015

What quarrel does Boko Haram have with the good people of Nyanya? – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the recent bomb attacks in Abuja, Maiduguri and Yola by the insurgent group, Boko Haram. ...

Janeth JJuly 2, 2015

Vice President Osinbajo visits IDP camps in Adamawa state (Photos)

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo arrived Adamawa state on Thursday to visit some of the internally displaced persons (IDP)  camps in the ...

Janeth JJune 14, 2015

Military assures positive result against insurgency

The military are again giving their reassurance that the insurgency raving the nation will soon come to an end as ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 14, 2015

Atiku trekkers get stranded in Yola with no money to return home

Safe to say that a non-verbal disclaimer/caveat has been put out by these politicians that the individuals trekking in their honour, are ...

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 ...

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 6, 2015

We hear 19 giant bombs have been uncovered in Adamawa

by James Sambo 19 giant bombs have been reportedly uncovered by the police in Adamawa. The discovery was made on Friday, ...

SolaJanuary 30, 2015

Even VP Namadi Sambo has something to say against Buhari (READ)

by Anike Jacobs Vice-President Namadi Sambo who is known for keeping mum on salient issues has now come out of ...

Isime EseneNovember 10, 2014

DHQ reveals how Air Force helicopter crashed in Yola

by Isi Esene Defence Headquarters has confirmed the crash-landing of a Nigerian Air Force helicopter at the Yola International Airport ...

SolaNovember 10, 2014

Military plane crashes near NYSC camp, Yola

by Jewel Stephen The crash has been reported of a Nigerian military helicopter on a surveillance mission in Adamawa state. ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 10, 2014

Gunmen abduct Nuhu Ribadu’s younger brother

by James Sambo   Sani Ribadu,- the younger brother of the former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 4, 2014

Internally displaced persons in Adamawa camps climbs to 10,496

by Panshak Ibrahim Many Internally Displaced Persons are constantly trooping into Yola, following attacks on their communities by the Boko Haram ...

YEditorOctober 27, 2014

90,000 Catholics displaced in North-East Nigeria

by James Sambo The Catholic Church has disclosed that 14 of its parishes in the Northeast were sacked by the ...

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, ...

Isime EseneSeptember 23, 2014

You must appear before medical panel – Taraba Attorney-General tells Suntai

by James Sambo The controversy over Taraba governor, Danbaba Suntai’s state of health continues to linger as the state attorney-general ...

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