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SOCIETY

Adamawa Attack: One Strategy Bandits Used In The Attack, And How The Police Can Prevent Such Attacks

According to a report reaching us from Sahara Reporters, armed bandits on Sunday morning attacked a Divisional Police Station in Adamawa state. Illustrative Photo. The incident reportedly occurred in Ngurore, a town located on the outskirts of Yola, the state capital. Eyewitnesses said that the attackers entered around 5 am.

  7 months ago ago
Adamawa Attack: One Strategy Bandits Used In The Attack, And How The Police Can Prevent Such Attacks

SOCIETY

Police arrest House-to-House Robbers in Adamawa

- recovers Handsets clothings, others On the 24/9/2021 furtherance to the command's reinvigorated special action plan on the ongoing fight against violent crimes across the state . The Commissioner of police Mohammed Ahmed Barde deployed command's operatives attached to Yola Division along with vigilantes and luckily apprehended three for Armed robberies .

  7 months ago ago
Police arrest House-to-House Robbers in Adamawa

JUSTICE

2 Ways FG Can Stop The Ongoing Protest Over An Alleged Assault By Police On A Truck Driver In Yola

According to a report from Peoples Gazette, Truck drivers barricaded the Yola-Gombe highway on Thursday in protest to an assault by police officers on the road, causing much hardship to other travellers. Photo Credit: Google Yusuf Haruna, a leader of the truck drivers union in Adamawa said the drivers took the decision after police officers physically assaulted one of their members who denied them a bribe.

  7 months ago ago
2 Ways FG Can Stop The Ongoing Protest Over An Alleged Assault By Police On A Truck Driver In Yola

JUSTICE

Angry Man Brutally Assaults His Wife, Fractures Her Lower Jaw, Damages Her Right Eye

Zakaria Waye, a father of five, has been charged with assaulting his wife, Ruth Zakaria, in Chief Magistrate Court 4 in Yola, Adamawa State. During a quarrel on Wednesday, August 25, the accused from Girei town in Girei Local Government Area of Adamawa State allegedly broke his wife's lower jaw and damaged her right eye.

  8 months ago ago
Angry Man Brutally Assaults His Wife, Fractures Her Lower Jaw, Damages Her Right Eye

RELIGION

The place of prayer is the place where you dial heaven and then receive answers - Dr Paul Enenche

NO MATTER HOW MUCH YOU TRY, WITHOUT A PHONE, YOU CANNOT MAKE A CALL. IN THE SAME WAY, PRAYER IS THAT THING WHICH GIVES US ACCESS TO HEAVEN. THE PLACE OF PRAYER IS THE PLACE WHERE YOU DIAL HEAVEN AND THEN RECEIVE ANSWERS. -Pastor Paul Enenche at Early Will I Seek You on 'THE PLACE OF PRAYER’ at Muna Hotel Conference Hall, Jimeta, Yola, Adamawa State.

  7 months ago ago
The place of prayer is the place where you dial heaven and then receive answers - Dr Paul Enenche

POLITICS

3 Things To Know About APC Chairman Expelled For Saying He Wished Osinbajo Replaced Buhari

The ruling All Progressives Congress as a political party in Nigeria is guided by a Constitution which explains the punishment for violation of its rules. Members of the ruling party who violated the rules of the party can be punished according to the constitution guiding the party. According to a report by Daily Post, the ruling All Progressives Congress has expelled one of its chieftains, Sulaiman Adamu from Adamawa State.

  8 months ago ago
3 Things To Know About APC Chairman Expelled For Saying He Wished Osinbajo Replaced Buhari

RELIGION

Why Paul Eneche Did Not Collect Offering At Dunamis Crusade And What Pastors Should Learn

Pastor Paul Eneche, did not collect offerings during a Dunamis Crusade in Yola, and it is believed that there are some lessons that some other pastors need to learn from him. Photo credit: Dunamis Message/Opera News The senior pastor of the Dunamis International Gospel Center had revealed during one of his sermons at the ongoing Dunamis Crusade in Yola, Adamawa state, the reason why he did not collect offerings from the congregation.

  7 months ago ago
Why Paul Eneche Did Not Collect Offering At Dunamis Crusade And What Pastors Should Learn

MILITARY

“This madness must end"—Irabor condemns attack on NDA

Chief of defence staff lucky irabor has condemned the attack by gunmen on the Nigeria defence academy (NDA) in kaduna. The attack, which occurred in the early hours of Thursday, which resulted in the death of two officers. Speaking on the incident while addressing journalists in Yola,the adamawa capital,irabor expressed concern over the attacks by bandits but gave the assurance that security agencies are on top of the situation

  8 months ago ago
“This madness must end

SOCIETY

Fuel Tanker Fire Destroys Houses, Shops In Yola

A fuel tanker fell and flooded its contents in Adamawa State Capital, Yola, on Monday morning. This resulted in a fire outbreak which destroyed houses, shops in the neighborhood. The explosion caused a great traffic halt at the busy Mai Doki Roundabout in Jimeta, Yola, where the incident happened.

  8 months ago ago
Fuel Tanker Fire Destroys Houses, Shops In Yola

EDUCATION

Adamawa State Government shut down schools over insecurity

Adamawa State Government has announced closure of 30 boarding junior secondary schools (JSS) in the state out of the 34 junior schools over insecurity. School children abductions is on the rise as many have been affected especially in the northern part of the country. Mrs. Wilbina Jackson, the Commissioner of Education and Human Capital Development disclosed in a statement that the closure was to curb insecurity as it takes effect from September 6, 202,1 till further notice.

  8 months ago ago
Adamawa State Government shut down schools over insecurity

SOCIETY

Fire engulfs shops in Yola, destroys properties worth millions of naira

An early morning fire in Yola, Adamawa State, destroyed properties worth millions of naira This happened after a fuel-laden tanker exploded after colliding with the popular Maidoki roundabout near PZ industrial Layout. The fuel tanker registered YLA 23 XM, is said to have crashed while negotiating the roundabout.

  8 months ago ago
Fire engulfs shops in Yola, destroys properties worth millions of naira

POLITICS

APC is Nigeria’s biggest mistake –Atiku

Atiku Abubakar, the former VP, was in his home town of Adamawa on Saturday to collect defections to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). At a ceremony for new PDP supporters in Yola, Atiku said Nigeria got it wrong by installing the All Progressives Congress (APC) in government in 2015, and that the country has an opportunity to remove the group by 2023.

  8 months ago ago
APC is Nigeria’s biggest mistake –Atiku

POLITICS

"Why PDP Handles Party Crisis Better Than Other Political Parties" - Governor Fintiri

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri, Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Convention Council, has stated that the party has handled its internal political problem much better than the governing party and others. The Adamawa State Governor made this known after returning to Yola from the Party's national executive council meeting on Sunday, after his conformation as chairman of the convention council.

  8 months ago ago

MILITARY

11 Rocket Launchers Recovered As Troops Neutralize Bandits In Adamawa

Troops have recovered about 11 rocket launchers from bandits after raiding their camp in Maiha, a town and local government area in Adamawa State. It is understood that an unspecified number of the bandits were neutralized in the raid. This was made known by the Senior Special Assistant to the Maiha Council Chairman on Media and Publicity, Abdulganiyu Pakka.

  8 months ago ago
11 Rocket Launchers Recovered As Troops Neutralize Bandits In Adamawa

SOCIETY

Flood: 79 Adamawa Communities Ravaged By Floods, 7 Die, Over 74,000 Displaced

Only seven people have been killed as a result of the floods that have spread rapidly through Adamawa State. According to a state emergency agency official, the disaster affected 79 communities and 74,713 people just in August. The figures were provided by Dr Mohamed Sulaiman, executive secretary of the Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (ADSEMA), in an interview with NAN on Thursday in Yola.

  8 months ago ago
Flood: 79 Adamawa Communities Ravaged By Floods, 7 Die, Over 74,000 Displaced

SOCIETY

Fuel tanker catches fire, destroys shops and properties in Yola.

A fuel tanker fell on its side and spilt its contents in Yola on Monday morning, this resulted in an uncontrollable fire that razed across the shops in the neighbourhood destroying people's properties. This incident resulted in a huge traffic gridlock at the very busy Mai Doki Roundabout in Jimeta in Yola capital of Adamawa where the incident happened.

  8 months ago ago
Fuel tanker catches fire, destroys shops and properties in Yola.

SOCIETY

Petrol Tanker Explodes In Yola, Properties Worth Over N35m Destroyed

Properties worth millions of naira were destroyed in an early morning fire incident in Yola, Adamawa State. This is as a tanker, laden with fuel, exploded after it fell around the popular Maidoki roundabout, near PZ industrial Layout. The fuel tanker with registration number YLA 23 XM, According to Sahara Reporters, the fuel compartment of the tanker, owned by Conoil, detached and fell while the driver was negotiating the roundabout.

  8 months ago ago
Petrol Tanker Explodes In Yola, Properties Worth Over N35m Destroyed

SOCIETY

Houses, Shops Burnt As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Yola

A fire disaster occurred in the early hours of today in Yola, Adamawa State, and properties worth millions of naira were razed by the inferno. The petrol tanker with registration number YLA 23 XM, was laden with fuel and it reluctantly exploded while negotiating Maidoki roundabout, near PZ Industrial Layout.

  8 months ago ago
Houses, Shops Burnt As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Yola

EDUCATION

Adamawa State Government Employs Hunters and vigilantes to Guard Schools

The State Commissioner for Education, Wilbina Jackson, made known on Thursday in Yola during the commemoration of the Day to Protect Education against Attack in Adamawa that local hunters and vigilantes have been employed to protect schools against abduction of school children. He added that the neighbourhood guards would be complementing the work of other security agents to ward off abductions and criminal elements in schools across the state.

  8 months ago ago
Adamawa State Government Employs Hunters and vigilantes to Guard Schools

JUSTICE

18-year-old man remanded for paying minor N200 after raping her four times

An 18-year-old man, Hassan Mohammed has been remanded for having forceful carnal knowledge of an 11-year old girl four times. He also allegedly paid her a meagre sum of 200 naira after each assault. The suspect who lives at National Supply, Yola Adamawa State capital, pleaded guilty to the offense.

  8 months ago ago
18-year-old man remanded for paying minor N200 after raping her four times