Tag: Adamawa State

Democracy Day: Fintiri Holds Town Hall Meeting With Stakeholders, Reveals Achievements in One Year

Henry Solomon- June 12, 2020

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri says local government workers in Adamawa will soon join their state counterparts to enjoy payment of the thirty thousand naira national ... Read More

Politician Declared Wanted for Cattle Rustling Reports Self to Police

Tanimu- May 14, 2020

Mr Wakana Enan Ngari, the Councillor who was declared wanted over alleged cattle rustling and other criminal activities in Adamawa, has finally reported himself to ... Read More

COVID-19: Gov. Fintiri Signs Restriction Order into Law

Henry Solomon- April 1, 2020

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has signed an Executive Order to enforce the restriction of movement order to contain the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in ... Read More

New Appeal Court Complex Commissioned in Yola

Henry Solomon- February 21, 2020

A new complex of Court Appeal Yola division comprising Adamawa and Taraba states had been commissioned on Friday in a colorful ceremony that attracted former ... Read More

NDLEA Seizes 20 Tonnes of Illicit Drugs in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- February 18, 2020

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Command in Adamawa says it seized about 20 tonnes of illicit drugs in different operations between 2015 and ... Read More

Governor Fintiri Directs The Re-connection of Michika, Madagali to National Grid

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2020

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri had directed the state ministry of Infrastructure and Community Development to work with Yola Discos to commence the process of reconnecting ... Read More

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri Congratulates President Muhammadu Buhari at 77

Henry Solomon- December 17, 2019

Adamawa state Governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri as joined many well meaning Nigerians in wishing President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, a happy birthday as he clocks 77. ... Read More

Fake Doctor With Illegal Hospital, Arrested in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- October 31, 2019

(Photo: George Kushi) A fake medical doctor identified as Gambo has been arrested for operating an illegal hospital in Adamawa state. Located in Modire, a ... Read More

Gov. Fintiri Pardons 18 Prisoners to Mark Independence Day

Henry Solomon- September 30, 2019

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has approved the release of 18 prisoners serving various jail terms in the state in commemoration of Nigeria’s 59th Independent ... Read More

Gov Fintiri Applauds Seperation of Power As Adamawa State Assembly Gets New Speaker

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2019

Adamawa State Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri Thursday charged the newly inaugurated members of the State Assembly to swing into action by making quick the passage ... Read More

Governor Fintiri Assures Civil Servants of Non Victimization

Henry Solomon- May 30, 2019

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa on Thursday assured civil servants in the state that non of them would be victimised for his or her role ... Read More

Ahmadu Fintiri Gives Shila Boys 2 Weeks to Repent, as He Takes Over as Governor in Adamawa State

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2019

Photo Credit: Thomas Terry The former Speaker of the Adamawa state house of Assembly and former Acting Governor, Rt. Hon. Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of the ... Read More

Adamawa Launches Health Insurance Scheme

Henry Solomon- May 13, 2019

Governor Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa on has inaugurated the State Health Insurance Scheme. Inaugurating the scheme on Monday in Yola, Bindow said it was established ... Read More

More Corps Members willing to Serve in Adamawa – State Coordinator

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2019

The Coordinator of NYSC in Adamawa, Malam Abubakar Mohammed, said many corps members who applied for relocation from Adamawa to other states had changed their ... Read More

Adamawa Governor-elect, Ahmadu Fintiri, Inaugurates Transition Committee

Henry Solomon- April 1, 2019

Photo Credit (Thomas Terry) Governor-Elect, Alhaji Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri Monday inaugurated a sixty-five (65)-members of the transition committee that will liaise with the state government ... Read More

Court Stops Supplementary Election in Adamawa, Fixes March 26 for Ruling on Jurisdiction

Henry Solomon- March 21, 2019

A Yola High Court presided over by Justice Abdul-Azeez Waziri has fixed March 26 for ruling on a motion challenging the jurisdiction of the court ... Read More

Adamawa Assembly Okays N5b Loan to Pay LG Salary Arrears

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2018

Adamawa House of Assembly on Wednesday granted approval to Gov. Muhammadu Bindow’s request to source for N5 billion loan from UBA Plc to pay salary ... Read More

Presidential Committee on Northeast Initiative Trains 400 Youths in Adamawa

Tanimu- November 14, 2018

The Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) has trained 400 youths in Adamawa state on Information Communication Technology ICT. According to the PCNI ... Read More

DPR to Limit Petrol Supply to Border Areas

Henry Solomon- October 24, 2018

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Adamawa on Wednesday said it would limit supply of petroleum products to border areas to control the illegal ... Read More

Collation of Adamawa APC Governorship Primaries Results Begins Amid Protest

Henry Solomon- October 6, 2018

Collation of results of the Adamawa All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primaries has begun amidst protest by two of the three aspirants, Malam Nuhu Ribadu ... Read More