Tag: Damaturu

Yobe Governor Inaugurates Construction of Houses for IDPs

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2020

Governor Mai-Mala Buni on Friday in Damaturu inaugurated the  construction of 15 units of two-bedroom semi-detached houses for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the state. ... Read More

Damaturu Ultra-Modern Market: As key driver of Yobe’s economic prosperity?

Suleiman Idris- July 22, 2020

During the governorship electioneering campaigns, Mai Mala-Buni promised the people of Yobe that he would construct ultra-modern markets across the state if elected governor. He ... Read More

NPFL: LMC slams N4. 25m fine on Yobe Desert Stars for breaching league rules

inno.korie- May 5, 2018

The League Management Company (LMC) on Saturday slammed Yobe Desert Stars with a fine of N4.25 million for breaching the framework and rules of the ... Read More

Latest Update on the Number of Released #DapchiGirls

Tanimu- March 21, 2018

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The number of the Dapchi schoolgirls who were released on Wednesday has increased from 76 to 101, with the documentation of more ... Read More

#PMBinYobe Full Text: President Buhari’s Speech on His Official Visit to The North Eastern State

Henry Solomon- March 14, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari today visited Yobe state and held a town hall meeting with stakeholders in the state. Below is his address to the people ... Read More

Dapchi abduction: Parents welcome negotiation option to rescue school girls

inno.korie- March 13, 2018

Parents of abducted Dapchi schoolgirls in Yobe, on Tuesday, lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for considering the option of negotiation against use of military force to ... Read More

Take Responsibility for Failing to Stop the Abduction – Speaker Dogara

Tanimu- February 27, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has asked security agencies to take responsibility for failing to stop the abduction ... Read More

Dapchi Attack Refreshes Memories of ‘Conspiracy Theories’ Over Chibok – Gov. Shettima

Tanimu- February 26, 2018

Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima on Sunday paid sympathy visit to Damaturu, capital of Yobe State, where he paid courtesy call on Governor ... Read More

President Buhari’s Speech Provides Hope For Development – Nigerians

Abdul Jimoh- January 1, 2018

A cross section of Nigerians in Damaturu on Monday say President Muhammadu Buhari’s new year speech provides hope for accelerated infrastructural development. Alhaji Usman Habibu, ... Read More

No Time To Rest Yet, Buratai Charges Troops

Abdul Jimoh- August 2, 2017

No Time To Rest Yet, Buratai Charges Troops The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has charged Nigerian troops in the North East to ... Read More

4 Fleeing Boko Haram Terrorists Nabbed In Damaturu

Tanimu- July 25, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: Yesterday troops in Damaturu of 233 Battalion, 27 Task Force Brigade of Operation LAFIYA DOLE in conjunction with local vigilantes known as ... Read More

Yobe Possesses 8Million Livestock with Huge Investment Potential

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2017

Dr Mustapha Gaidam, Manager, Yobe Pilot Livestock Development Programme, says the state has over eight million livestock with huge investment opportunities. Gaidam, who said this ... Read More

Increase In Females Abusing Drugs In Yobe, Alarming – NDLEA

Henry Solomon- June 26, 2017

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Yobe has described as ‘worrisome’ increase in number of females abusing drugs in the state. Commander of ... Read More

Eid El-Fitr: Yobe Government Imposes Restriction of Vehicular Movement

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2017

The Yobe State Government has imposed Restriction of Vehicular Movement during the Eid El-Fitr Sallah celebrations. This was stated in a press released issued by ... Read More

Yobe State: H.E Gov. Gaidam Opens Katarko Bridge to Motorists

Suleiman Idris- March 29, 2017

  H.E Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam has inspected ongoing road projects within Damaturu metropolis, started three months earlier as part of his administration's urban renewal drive. ... Read More

Yobe State Set For Local Council Polls

Suleiman Idris- February 6, 2017

The Yobe State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC) on Monday said it has concluded preparations for Saturday’s council elections.(NAN)     Chairman of the commission, Mr ... Read More

DHQ Warns on Cluster Bombs

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 8, 2015

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) wishes to inform Nigerians living in the North East and any other parts of the country to keep a lookout for ... Read More