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Herdsmen ‘kill 12 people’ in Adamawa ambush

Twelve persons have been reported killed in an ambush by suspected herdsmen on Kangling village in Adamawa State.

Nigerian Army arrests, hands over drug traffickers to NDLEA

The 23 Armoured Brigade of the Nigerian Army, in Yola, Adamawa State, has handed over two suspected drug traffickers in possession of 80 blocks of cannabis sativa to the men of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), in Yola.

Nigerian Army arrests alleged mastermind of Taraba killings

The Nigerian Army Saturday said it has arrested the mastermind of the killings in Taraba State.

NSIP begins training of N-Power Build beneficiaries in Adamawa

The National Social Investments Programmes (NSIP) has started the training of 238 youths as beneficiaries of the programme in Adamawa.

Seven policemen, two soldiers killed Adamawa herdsmen, farmers crisis

The Brigade Commander, 23rd Amour Brigade Yola, Bello Mohammed, says that seven policemen and two soldiers lost their lives within the past two months as a result of Numan sectarian crisis involving herdsmen and farmers.

JNI criticises CAN over statements on herdsmen violence

The Jama’atu Nasril Islam, JNI, has strongly criticised the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria over a statement by the latter’s spokesperson.

Group tells President Buhari to label herdsmen terrorists

The Adamawa United Forum (AUF) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to declare the rampaging herdsmen as a terrorist gang or risk the wrath of other militia groups in the country.

Mob lynches police inspector for shooting passenger to death in Adamawa

The Police Command in Adamawa has confirmed that a mob killed a police inspector on Thursday along the Wuro-Dole-Pariya Road in Girei Local Government area of the state.

Gov. Bindow plans to inject more resources into state civil service

Governor Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa on Wednesday said his administration would inject more resources into the state civil service for efficient service delivery.

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PFN kicks as court condemns 5 Christians to death for killing herdsman

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Benue Muslims urges federal government to support ranching

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Colombia’s Carlos Sanchez sent off in defeat to Japan

Japan got their World Cup campaign off to the perfect start with a 2-1 win over Colombia, who suffered the tournament's first red card after only three minutes.

VC: More than 70% of LASU budget spent on diesel

The Lagos State University (LASU) says it spent more than 70 per cent of its annual budget on purchase of diesel due to epileptic power supply to the institution.

CAN warns federal government against recruiting repentant Boko Haram terrorists into Army, Police

Following reports of plans by the federal government to recruit repentant Boko Haram terrorists into the Nigerian Army and the Police, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Tuesday warned the federal government against such plan.