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MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Boko Haram Attacks Military Base In Yobe, Rivers Not At War With FG - Gov Wike

‘Three soldiers injured’ as Boko Haram attacks military base in Yobe Boko Haram insurgents, on Saturday, attacked a military base in Katarko village, Gujba LGA of Yobe state. Sources told TheCable the insurgents drove into Katarko village in about 10 gun trucks and attacked the military formation.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Boko Haram Attacks Military Base In Yobe, Rivers Not At War With FG - Gov Wike

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Bandits Attack Joint Military Base in Sokoto, Boko Haram Invade Yobe Community

Bandits attack joint military Base in Sokoto Photo Credit: Vanguard Nigeria Bandits allegedly attacked a joint military base code named “Burkusuma camp” in Sabon Birni local government area of Sokoto state, killed 15. Vanguard gathered that, the base was located at Dama village of Sabon Birni local government.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Bandits Attack Joint Military Base in Sokoto, Boko Haram Invade Yobe Community

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Boko Haram pressurising parents to marry off 12 year olds in Niger State, Babajide reacts.

Report has it that Boko Haram terrorists are threatening parents to marry off the young daughters. A background report for TVC News current affairs program 'Journalist Hangout', revealed that girls as young as 12 face the threat of being forced into early marriages. While reacting to the development Babajide Akolade Otitoju (BKO), a prominent face on the program said he is not suprised at all.

  9 months ago ago
Boko Haram pressurising parents to marry off 12 year olds in Niger State, Babajide reacts.

POLITICS

Check Out Mustapha Bulama's Latest Cartoon

There were several reports that the Federal government will declare a state of emergency in Anambra state, due to the recent killings and insecurity challenges ravaging the state, which are a threat to the upcoming governorship election in the state. The move was met with widespread backlash from all corners of the country.

  9 months ago ago
Check Out Mustapha Bulama's Latest Cartoon

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: B/Haram Attacks Yobe Community Again, 2 Kids Abducted Inside Mother's Car

Boko Haram attacks Yobe community, passengers stranded Armed persons suspected to be members of Book Haram on Saturday attacked a Nigerian military base in Katarko village in Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State. Security and local sources said the insurgents engaged security agents in the base in heavy shooting, forcing residents to run to the bushes for safety.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: B/Haram Attacks Yobe Community Again, 2 Kids Abducted Inside Mother's Car

MILITARY

[OPINION] The Continuous Disregard Of Youth Corpers In Nigeria Calls For Concern

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) was created by General Yakubu Gowon, the military head of state at the time, to bridge ethnic and religious divisions in Nigeria and to foster the spirit of Nigerian nationalism. But in recent times, we have seen how corps members have been disregarded and exposed to unnecessary risk.

  8 months ago ago
[OPINION] The Continuous Disregard Of Youth Corpers In Nigeria Calls For Concern

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Farm Estate & Potiskum-Jakusko Road Being Constructed In Yobe By PMB Will Provide Jobs For The People

1. Construction Work Has Resumed On The Potiskum - Jakusko Road In Yobe State. After heavy rain flood washed away a great segment of the Potiskum - Jakusko road in Yobe State a couple of months ago, thereby disrupting regular traffic movement and business activities along that axis, just this week the Buhari administration has commenced its reconstruction, with partial traffic movement even going on right now on it.

  9 months ago ago
Farm Estate & Potiskum-Jakusko Road Being Constructed In Yobe By PMB Will Provide Jobs For The People

POLITICS

High Profile Defection Looms As Prominent PDP Chieftain Defects To APC In Northern State.

The deputy state chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Yobe state, Alhaji Umaru Amale, has defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The Yobe state governor's media aide, Mamman Mohammed, made this known in a statement released on Tuesday, October 19.

  8 months ago ago
High Profile Defection Looms As Prominent PDP Chieftain Defects To APC In Northern State.

POLITICS

One Move Mai Mala Buni Took In APC That May Help Unite All Aggrieved APC Members Ahead Of 2023

Ahead of the 2023 general election, the available indication has shown that the national caretaker chairman of the APC, Mai Mala Buni may soon resolve the political crisis that is Rocking the ruling APC in some states, based on the fact that the political crisis has caused disunity among the party members in some states like Osun and Lagos state, and this was seen in the just concluded APC wards, and local government Congress where some APC members decided to hold a Parallel Congress.

  8 months ago ago
One Move Mai Mala Buni Took In APC That May Help Unite All Aggrieved APC Members Ahead Of 2023

MILITARY

How The Military Taught ISWAP Insurgents The Language They Understand In Babangida, Yobe State

It was on Sunday 26 September 2021, when the dreaded insurgents of the Islamic States In West Africa Province insurgents' infiltrated a military base in Babangida community in Tarmuwa Local Government Area of Yobe State. The insurgents were tired of the hunger that has been associated with the blockage of logistics in the North West and East.

  9 months ago ago
How The Military Taught ISWAP Insurgents The Language They Understand In Babangida, Yobe State

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; Boko Haram Terrorists Invade Yobe Community

Tension As Gunmen Attack Again About a thousand prisoners have reportedly escaped from the Abolongo prison in Oyo town after some gunmen attacked the correctional centre and freed all inmates. Photo Credit: Leadership News According to a source, the gunmen arrived in their numbers around 10:00 p.m. on Friday night and began shooting sporadically before releasing the inmates who fled to various locations.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; Boko Haram Terrorists Invade Yobe Community

POLITICS

Today's Headlines:Uzodimma Expresses Readiness To Conduct LG Election; Yobe Education Provost Dies.

Uzodimma Expresses Readiness To Conduct LG Election. The Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma has announced his preparedness to conduct elections in the 27 local government councils of the State soon. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria The Governor made this known while addressing the congregation during a Church Service at the Government House Chapel, Owerri, Imo State on Sunday.

  8 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:Uzodimma Expresses Readiness To Conduct LG Election; Yobe Education Provost Dies.

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Bandits Attack Again, Kill 17 Security; Boko Haram Attack Yobe Again

A member of the Sokoto State House of Assembly representing Sabon Birni north, Aminu Gobir, says 17 security agents were killed in Friday evening attack in Dama village in the state. Source: Premium Times PREMIUM TIMES broke the news that many soldiers were killed while others fled following the attack on their camp in a school in the village.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Bandits Attack Again, Kill 17 Security; Boko Haram Attack Yobe Again

POLITICS

Yobe governor reshuffles cabinet, creates new ministries

According to a statement signed by the Secretary to the Yobe State Government, Alhaji Baba Wali, the Governor of the State, Mai Mala Buni, has approved a minor cabinet reshuffle after the establishment of new ministries. According to Alhaji Wali, the governor has approved the creation of a new Ministry of Wealth Creation, Empowerment and Employment Generation which will be head by Alhaji Abdullahi Bego, former Commissioner for Home Affairs, Information and Culture.

  8 months ago ago
Yobe governor reshuffles cabinet, creates new ministries

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Governor Buni Inspects Ongoing Market Construction In Yobe State [Photos]

His Excellency, The Executive Governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni has paid visit to the Damaturu Ultra Modern Market in order to inspect the level of the work. The Governor charged the contractors to speedy up pace of work for timely completion of the project. He also urged them to work hard to meet up with the dateline of completion which is December 2021.

  8 months ago ago
Governor Buni Inspects Ongoing Market Construction In Yobe State [Photos]

SOCIETY

A 12-year-old kidnaps a 3-year-old and demands a ransom.

The Nigerian Police Force has detained two main suspects, aged 12 and 14, in connection with the kidnapping of a three-year-old boy in Potiskum, Yobe. The command's Public Relations Officer, ASP Dungus Abdulkarim, made the announcement in Damaturu on Tuesday. According to Abdulkarim:

  9 months ago ago
A 12-year-old kidnaps a 3-year-old and demands a ransom.

POLITICS

Yobe State Governor, Governor Buni Reshuffles His Cabinet And Creates a New Ministry.

Yobe Governor Mai Mala Buni has authorized a slight cabinet move and announced the establishment of a new Ministry of Wealth Creation, Empowerment, and Employment Generation. This is according to a statement issued on Friday in Damaturu by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Baba Wali.

  8 months ago ago
Yobe State Governor, Governor Buni Reshuffles His Cabinet And Creates a New Ministry.

MILITARY

Residents Flee As Boko Haram/ISWAP Launches Fresh Attack On Yobe Town.

A heavy exchange of gunfire has been reported to be going on between Nigerian security forces and ISWAP/Boko Haram terrorists in Babangida, the headquarters of Tarmuwa Local Government council of Yobe State. According to Politics Nigeria, Boko Haram/ISWAP just launched an attack on residents of Babbangida, a town located 50 kilometres away from Dapchi, north-east of Damaturu, the state capital, where 110 students of the Government Girls Science Technical College were abducted in February 2018.

  9 months ago ago
Residents Flee As Boko Haram/ISWAP Launches Fresh Attack On Yobe Town.

MILITARY

Boko Haram Attacks Yobe Town

In Babangida, the headquarters of the Tarmuwa Local Government Council in Yobe State, a violent exchange of gunfire occurred between Nigerian security personnel and ISWAP/Boko Haram militants. Babangida is around 50 kilometres north of Damaturu, the state capital. Local sources claimed the rebels were engaged in a heavy fire fight with forces from Operation Hadin Kai.

  9 months ago ago
Boko Haram Attacks Yobe Town

MILITARY

BREAKING:Tension as Boko Haram terrorists invade Yobe, 1000 inmates free as gunmen attack Oyo prison

Tension as Boko Haram terrorists invade Yobe Suspected Boko Haram terrorists in about ten gun trucks, in the early hours of Saturday, invaded Katarko village, in Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State. A source, who spoke to DAILY POST from a hidden place, said the attackers drove into the village in a convoy of gun trucks at about 8am shooting sporadically.

  8 months ago ago
BREAKING:Tension as Boko Haram terrorists invade Yobe, 1000 inmates free as gunmen attack Oyo prison