Tag: Yola

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Yola Power Distribution Company Set for New Lease of Life

Tanimu- October 9, 2018

The Yola Distribution Company whose operations have been in a hiatus due to the insurgency is set for a new lease of life. 12 companies ... 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

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

Fintiri Emerges as Adamawa PDP Governorship Candidate

Henry Solomon- October 1, 2018

Former Adamawa Assembly Speaker and Acting governor, Alhaji Ahmadu Fintiri has emerged winner of Adamawa Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship primary election. Fintiri scored 1,656 ... Read More

2019 Elections: Adamawa APC Caucus in NASS Backs Indirect Primaries

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2018

Ahead of the 2019 elections in Adamawa, members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) caucus in the National Assembly representing the state have supported the ... Read More

Markus Gundiri Withdraws From Adawawa Gubernatorial Race

Henry Solomon- September 12, 2018

The former gubernatorial candidate of the defunct ACN and the SDP, Engr. Markus Gundiri has announced his decision not to contest the gubernatorial primaries of the  All Progressives ... Read More

Adamawa APC Adopts Indirect Primaries, Issues Statement

Henry Solomon- September 3, 2018

The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Adamawa state on Monday, in a meeting held by the State Executive Committee (SEC) resolve to adopt the Indirect ... Read More

[email protected] Supports Adamawa IDPs to resume Farming

Tanimu- July 12, 2018

Alkasim Abdulkadir, Yola: Years after their enforced flight from their homes due to the insurgency, about 4000 farming households in Adamawa State have received free ... Read More