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Customs Raid Mubi Market For Foreign Rice

Comptroller of Customs, Kamardeen Olumoh on Friday led Officers and men of the Adamawa/Taraba Command of the Nigeria Customs Service on a raid at Mubi town market for foreign rice and other contraband. The raid...
Kidnap Victim Leads Police To Arrest Kidnappers

Kidnap Victim Leads Police To Arrest Kidnappers

A suspected kidnapper in Gombe State, Ibrahim Ahmadu, has been arrested by the police in Gombe through the assistance of his victim. Ahmadu who was paraded by the police on Thursday said Gidado Jungudo, a...
Gunmen Allegedly Kidnap Justice Ministry Director, School Principal, Three Others In Adamawa

Gunmen Allegedly Kidnap Justice Ministry Director, School Principal, Three Others In Adamawa

Unknown gunmen have allegedly abducted the Director of Litigation, Adamawa State Ministry of Justice, Samuel Yaumande, a school principal and three others. SAHARA REPORTERS reports that a family source told newsmen that the director of...

Traditional Ruler Suspended For Allegedly Raping 6-year-old Boy In Yobe

Governor Mala Buni of Yobe State has ordered the suspension of a traditional ruler in the state for allegedly raping a 6-year-old boy from his community. The suspended traditional ruler is the Lawan (Ward Head)...
Army Troops Neutralise More Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists, Rescue Victims In Borno

Army Troops Neutralise More Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists, Rescue Victims In Borno

The Nigerian Army said it has neutralised a number of Boko Haram/Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP, terrorists in different encounters in parts of Borno. It also said 12 women and four children had...
Police To Deploy 5,000 Personnel For Adamawa LG Poll

Police To Deploy 5,000 Personnel For Adamawa LG Poll

The Police Command in Adamawa says it plans to deploy 5,000 personnel for the Dec. 7, local government poll in the state. Mr. Audu Madaki, the state Commissioner of Police disclosed this in an interview...
Insurgency: Borno Govt. earmarks6 N23bn To Education In 2020 Fiscal Year

Insurgency: Borno Govt. earmarks N23bn To Education In 2020 Fiscal Year

The Borno Government has proposed over N23 billion for the education sector in the 2020 appropriation bill to reinvigorate the sector and counter Boko Haram insurgency ideology. News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the...
Borno Gov. Fulfills Promise, Celebrates Eid-El-Fitr with IDPs

Gov. Zulum Presents N134bn Appropriation Bill For 2020

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno on Monday presented N134.5 billion appropriation bill for the year 2020 before the state House of Assembly. News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the bill tagged “Budget of...

Taraba Assembly Speaker, Peter Diah Resigns

Speaker of the Taraba State House of Assembly, Peter Diah has resigned his position. Diah made this known to newsmen late Sunday night saying he resigned his position on personal reasons. He however declined to give...

Troops Rescue Doctor, Nurse, 18 Others In Yobe

The Nigerian Army said its troops have rescued 20 people from the Boko Haram terrorists after a fierce battle in Yobe State. Among those rescued was a medical team, comprising a doctor, a nurse and...

2,000 Persons Benefit From Army Medical Outreach In Bauchi

No fewer than 2,000 members of Gudum Community in Bauchi metropolis of Bauchi State would benefit from the Nigerian Army Women Corps (NAWC) Medical Outreach, an official has disclosed. The Commander, Nigerian Army Women Corps,...

Insecurity: Gov. Matawalle Revokes Land Titles, Allocations On Grazing Reserves From 1999

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state has revoked all farmland titles and allocations that were made along cattle grazing reserves in the state from 1999 to date. This is contained in a statement by the...

North East Has Highest Obstetric Fistula Complications– MD

Dr. Umar Ibrahim, the Medical Director of National Obstetric Fistula Centre, Ningi, Bauchi State, says the North East region has the highest number of obstetric complications in the country. He made the disclosure in an...

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