UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday announced a new four-week coronavirus lockdown across England, a dramatic strategy shift following warnings hospitals would become overwhelmed under his current system of localised restrictions. “Now is the time to take action because there’s no alternative,” he said in a televised address to […]

…Condemns massive looting, vandalism of public, private properties The opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), Adamawa State chapter, has concluded arrangements to write official complaint to governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri for issuing threats to one of its chieftains, Hussaini Gambo Bello Nakura. The party said it will demand an unreserved apology […]

Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has asked the personnel of the force to protect themselves against attacks. He said the men and officers have the right to defend themselves in case of physical danger. The IGP spoke on Friday during an assessment tour of the Federal Capital Territory Police Command, […]

No fewer than 53 persons have been arrested by security operatives in connection with the looting of properties at the orientation camp of the National Youth Service Corps in the Kubwa area of Abuja, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has said. He also assured that those who looted the […]

Public and private properties valued at N75 billion were lost to looters in Plateau State in the aftermath of the recent #EndSARS protest. Governor Simon Lalong disclosed this on Friday during an interactive session with Plateau youths held at the Rayfield field Government House, Jos. Lalong said the amount was […]

Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate in the October 10 Ondo Governorship Election, Mr. Eyitayo Jegede (SAN), has challenged the results of the poll. This is coming barely three weeks after the conduct of the election in the state. Jegede on Friday approached the election petition tribunal to challenge the results of […]

Opinion POLITICAL AND LEGAL PERSPECTIVE OF THE FINTIRI/HUSSEINI GAMBO ALTERCATION 1. Political Perspective. Until this Governor I have never been afraid for the life of ordinary citizens of Adamawa state who criticise any of our past state Governors. I have lived from Governor Barde through Juta to Saleh Michika, Boni […]

The Transmission Company of Nigeria on Thursday announced that the nation’s power industry attained another all-time national peak electricity generation of 5,459.5 megawatts. It said this quantum of electricity was efficiently transmitted through the nation’s transmission grid at a frequency of 50.26Hz by 8.15pm on October 28, 2020. “This milestone […]

I just read a Press Release said to have emanated from Mr. Solomon Kumanga, the Spokesman of the Adamawa State Governor, denying the infamous telephone altercation now gone viral allegedly between Governor Fintiri and Hussaini Gambo, claiming that it was technically doctored by the governor’s opponents. To me, the governor’s […]

The Senator representing Adamawa central senatorial zone,Engr Aishatu Dahiru Ahmed Binani(Gimbiyar Adamawa) has called on Muslims to emulate virtues of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) by living peacefully with fellow humans irrespective of religious differences. The Federal Lawmaker, in a statement she personally signed, implored Muslims to celebrate the […]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met with a former Minister of Defence, Gen. Theophilus Danjuma (retd.). Buhari and Danjuma, however met behind closed doors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, shortly after the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by the President. The agenda of the meeting between […]

The Adamawa Central Senator,Engr Aishatu Ahmed Dahiru Binani,the Gimbiyar Fombina Emirate has congratulated the wife of Lamido Adamawa,Her Majesty Hajiya Aishatu Mohammadu Barkindo Aliyu Mustapha,the Sarauniya Adamawa on her birthday. “On behalf of My Self, My Family, My teaming supporters and the entire constituency (Adamawa Central Senatorial), I join all […]

An American citizen has been kidnapped by gunmen in southern Niger, a senior official told AFP on Tuesday. The American, described as the son of a missionary living in Niger, was abducted by six men armed with Kalashnikovs on the outskirts of Massalata, a village about 10 kilometres (six miles) […]

The Taraba state government has relaxed the 24 hour curfew imposed on Jalingo, the state capital and Wukari local government area of the state. In a statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the state Deputy Governor on New Media, Musleem Aruwa, Manu said the curfew will now run […]

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