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Dr. Daniel Draso, has said that about 529,744 pupils were currently enrolled in basic education across the state. The Executive Secretary who disclosed this during the second Adamawa Community Dialogue organised in Yola by Adamawa Community
Nigeria (AP) The businessman heard his neighbors' screams around midnight. He ripped off his pajamas and jumped out the window, hoping his dark skin would not be visible from the bush at night. Like many villages in northeast Nigeria in recent weeks,
Nigeria (AP) Before Nigeria imposed a state of emergency in the northeast last May, bar owner Stephen Daniel poured drinks for dozens of people every night of the week. Now, after months of strict curfews and military roadblocks, he is lucky to serve
The Senate also issued sweeping summons to the service chiefs and to the minister of foreign affairs, Prof. Viola Onwuliri, to appear before the Senate (in secret) to explain the impact of the state of emergency on the affected states. These were
Nigeria (AP) Police and witnesses say about 20 gunmen attacked a police station in Nigeria's northern Adamawa state, killing two policemen and wounding two. Adamawa state police spokesman Mohammed Ibrahim said Thursday that the attackers used
As the federal government donates N450 million to Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe states to enable them cushion the effects of the Boko Haram insurgency, business mogul Alhaji Aliko Dangote has promised to assist the three states with N1billion. A breakdown
Nigeria's military on Thursday approved the restoration of phone services in a northeastern state where troops are pursuing Islamist insurgents, signalling an improving security situation there. "The defence headquarters has authorised the
Confederations' Cup this morning after they touched down in Sao Paolo, Brazil yesterday night. The Eagles traveling plans were thwarted on Thursday, after the players embarked on a striker to demanding for the payment of outstanding match bonuses.
This is the second time the curfew in the state is being reviewed since the emergency rule was imposed...The review of the curfew timing was due to the cooperation given to the military authorities by the people of the state as contained in a press
By EMMANUEL UDOM A cleric on Friday in Lagos, southwest Nigeria commended President Goodluck Jonathan for the moves he has made so far in tackling the Boko Haram insurgency in the country.