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The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Three arrested over cars theft in Adamawa

The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested three suspects over the theft of two cars around the State capital, Yola.
Director, Defence Media Operation, Major General John Enenche, who made this known at a media briefing, also indicated that the DHQ has provided three additional treatment and isolation centres of its own.

DHQ: Troops eliminate 16 terrorists, arrest 11 in Northeast in a week

The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, has eliminated 16 Boko Haram/Islamic States West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorist and arrested 11 in the North East in the last one week.
The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Police parade 36 ‘kidnappers, armed robbers’ in Adamawa

The police in Adamawa State has paraded 36 suspected criminals including kidnappers, armed robbers and rapists.
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Six die in Adamawa road crash

It was gathered on Monday that the accident involved a Toyota Starlet cab and a Toyota Corolla car, Sunday afternoon, along the Yola-Mubi Road.
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Adamawa CAN chairman recovers from coronavirus

The Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Adamawa State Chapter, Bishop Stephen Mamza, has recovered from COVID-19.
President Muhammadu Buhari has again, addressed Nigerians on the efforts of its government to contain the coronavirus pandemic (covid-19) that is ravaging the country 4

President Buhari condoles with Atiku Abubakar over passing of mother-in-law

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined government and indigenes of Adamawa State in mourning the passing of Hajiya Khadija Musdafa, matriarch of the Musdafa royal family.

NiMet predicts cloudiness, thunderstorms Sunday to Tuesday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy skies over the Northern region on Sunday, with chances of isolated thunderstorms over parts of Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara, Kano, Katsina and Kaduna in the morning hours.

Three die as boat capsizes in Adamawa

The three, two men and a woman, met their death along a river in Lamurde, a local government area on Adamawa’s border with Gombe State.

Edo guber: INEC chairman gives update

Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says the collation centre in Edo State will be ready soon.
The Minister of State, Education, Mr. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, said this while answering questions at the 52nd joint national briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja.

Minister: No date yet for resumption of schools

Nigeria’s Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, says no date has been fixed yet for full schools’ resumption even though the federal government had continued to engage stakeholders.

Tanker accident claims two lives, several wounded in Niger

At least two persons were feared dead and several others injured in a multiple road crash that occurred at Lambata in Gurara local government area of Niger State.At least two persons were feared dead and several others injured in a multiple road crash that occurred at Lambata in Gurara local government area of Niger State.

Gombe commissioner, others react to death of ex-NAN Boss

Alhaji Ibrahim Kwami, Gombe State Commissioner for Information has expressed great sadness at the news of the passing on of Malam Wada Maida, the former Managing Director of the News Agency of Nigeria.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday extended his condolences to the family, government and people of Adamawa State on the passing of Ambassador Wilberforce Juta.

President Buhari reacts to ex-Governor Wilberforce Juta’s demise

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday extended his condolences to the family, government and people of Adamawa State on the passing of Ambassador Wilberforce Juta.
Olugbenga Adeyanju, a former Ondo State Commissioner of Police, has now assumed duty at the Adamawa State Police Command.

Adamawa: Police decry ‘illegal use of uniform,’ constitutes taskforce

The Police Command in Adamawa State has complained of illegal use of its uniform.
The Northeast Development Commission (NEDC) has set up an Education Endowment Fund worth N6billion.

Flood: NEDC supports ravaged communities, 1000 IDPs in Adamawa

Eleven communities affected by recent flooding as well as over 1000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Adamawa State have received food and non food items from the North East Development Commission (NEDC).
President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over the Emergency National Executive Council, NEC, meeting of the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Insecurity: President Buhari, security heads, Northeast governors meet in Aso Rock

Following the worsening security situation in the country, especially in the Northern flank, President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with Governors of the North East and Security heads at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, Abuja.

JAMB considers new date for 2020 admissions

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Sunday, said that it is considering a new date, for the commencement of 2020 admission exercise.
2. Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mai Mala Buni, on Friday said that President Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed the governorship candidate of the party in the September 19 elections, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu.

Presidency replies PDP on President Buhari’s endorsement of Pastor Ize-Iyamu

The Presidency has reacted to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) description of the endorsement of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Edo gubernatorial election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, by President Muhammadu Buhari as an act that encourages corruption.

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Borno governor mourns colonel killed by Boko Haram

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