Tag: Adamawa

New Hama Bachama Receives Letter of Appointment

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2020

The new Hama Bachama Dr Daniel Shaga Ismaila has been presented an appointment letter by the Adamawa State Government. The chief of Staff Government House ... Read More

Hama Bachama in Adamawa, Honest Irmiya, Dies at 66

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2020

The Hama Bachama and Paramount ruler of Bachama Kingdom in Adamawa, Mr Honest Stephen, is dead. Mr Timawus Mathias, the Nzobyalata Hama Bachama and Spokesman of ... Read More

Fire Service saves 5 lives, N184.4m property in Adamawa

Abdul Jimoh- June 23, 2020

The Adamawa Fire Service says it saved five lives and property worth N184.444 million in rescue operations during fire outbreaks in the state between January ... Read More

Fintiri Commissions Infectious Disease Centre in Yola

Henry Solomon- June 11, 2020

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has commissioned Adamawa Infectious Disease Centre at the State Specialist Hospitality Yola that will serve as covid-19 isolation centre and other ... Read More

Supreme Court upholds Fintiri’s election as Adamawa governor

inno.korie- January 21, 2020

The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, affirmed Ahmadu Fintri of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), as the validly elected governor of Adamawa State. Members of the ... Read More

Gunmen Kidnap Director in Adamawa Ministry of Justice

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2019

Barr. Samuel Yaumande Unidentified gunmen have yesterday night abducted the Director Litigation Ministry of Justice in Adamawa state, Barrister Samuel Yaumande, a Principal and 3 ... Read More

ICPC seals NECAS headquarters, warehouse

Abdul Jimoh- September 17, 2019

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offence Commission (ICPC) has sealed up the national headquarters of North East Commodity Association (NECAS) in Yola over ... Read More

Lamido Adamawa Cautions Against Hate Speech

Henry Solomon- August 12, 2019

The Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo, has cautioned past and present leaders to refrain from hate speeches capable of destroying the country. Barkindo made ... Read More

Adamawa High Court Vacates Order Restraining INEC From Conducting Supplementary Governorship Election

Henry Solomon- March 26, 2019

The Adamawa state High Court sitting in Yola on Tuesday vacated it's earlier order restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from conducting the Governorship ... Read More

Troops Foil Insurgents Attack in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- February 12, 2019

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said its troops successfully repelled attack coordinated by the Boko Haram insurgents at Madagali town in Adamawa. Col. Ado Isa, ... Read More

President Buhari Hails Chief Timawus Mathias at 70

Henry Solomon- December 6, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday 5th December 2018, felicitated with veteran broadcaster, columnist and media consultant, Chief Timawus Mathias, as he turns 70. President Buhari ... Read More

Atiku to Kick-Start Campaign With Launch of Policy Document

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2018

The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is to kick-start his campaign for 2019 general election through an address to ... Read More

WHO Vaccinates 377,000 People Against Cholera In Adamawa

Abdul Jimoh- October 11, 2018

  No fewer than 377,000 people have been vaccinated against cholera in Adamawa, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. This was contained in the ... Read More

APC Governorship Primaries in Lagos, Enugu, Adamawa Rescheduled

Henry Solomon- October 1, 2018

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has rescheduled the governorship primaries in Lagos, Enugu and Adamawa states. According to a ... Read More

There is a Fake Anti-Snake Venom in Circulation – Treatment Centre Official

Henry Solomon- August 10, 2018

The officer in charge at the Snakebite Treatment and Research Centre, Kaltungo, Gombe state, has raised alarmed over the circulation of fake anti-snake venom known ... Read More

FEC Approves $150m W/Bank Credit Facility For Polio Eradication

Abdul Jimoh- August 8, 2018

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the acquisition of 150 million-dollar World Bank credit facility to support polio eradication in Nigeria. Finance Minister Kemi ... Read More

Troops Parade 3 Plateau Carnage Suspects

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2018

The Special Military Task Force, “Operation Save Haven’’ on Wednesday paraded three suspects in connection with the latest killings in Plateau  State that sparked national ... Read More

Adamawa Cholera Outbreak Extends To Two More LGAs – Official

Abdul Jimoh- June 4, 2018

The cholera outbreak in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of Adamawa has extended to Hong and Maiha local governments, the News Agency ... Read More

Cholera Outbreak Extends to Two More LGAs in Adamawa – Ministry of Health

Henry Solomon- June 4, 2018

The cholera outbreak in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of Adamawa has extended to Hong and Maiha local governments in the state. ... Read More

Gov Bindow signs Adamawa Accounting-General Staff Allowances Enhancement Bill into law

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 28, 2018

Gov. Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa has signed the bill to review the allowances of the Accountant-General and other staff of the office into law. Mr ... Read More