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Official: 12 new cholera cases recorded in Adamawa

No fewer than 12 new cholera cases have been recorded in Adamawa, the State Government announced on Thursday in Yola.

19 new cholera cases reported in Adamawa

The Adamawa State Ministry of Health has confirmed 19 new cases of cholera in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government areas.

General Danjuma hands over reconstructed Adamawa council secretariat

The Chairman, Victims Support Fund (VSF), Lt. General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd), has handed over the reconstructed Michika Local Government secretariat to the Adamawa State government.

House of Representatives call for establishment of military barracks in Mubi

The House of Representatives on Thursday called for the establishment of an Army Barrack in Mubi, Adamawa, to address the multiple security challenges in the zone.

2019: Wait till 2023 – General Kama tells anti-Buhari campaigners

A former Military Governor of Plateau State during the regime of former Military President Ibrahim Babangida, Maj.-Gen. Aliyu Adu Umar Kama (rtd), has urged those opposing President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election in 2019 to wait till 2023.

SGF: I’ll conduct myself creditably in office

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha, on Saturday promised to conduct himself creditably in office.

Adamawa Assembly recommends sack of college provost

The Adamawa State House of Assembly on Tuesday recommended the sack of the Provost of Adamawa State College of Education, Hong, Dr Jonhson Pongri, over alleged misconduct.

Boko Haram: Govts urged to reconstruct places of worship in North-East

The President, Church of Brethren in Nigeria, Rev. Joel Billi, has appealed to the Federal and State Governments to fast track the reconstruction of places of worship and other structures destroyed by insurgents in North-East.

5,247 Muslims killed by Boko Haram in 7 local govts in 5 years –...

At least 5,247 Muslims have been killed in the Boko Haram violence in seven local government areas of Adamawa in the past five years (2013 to 2017).

SGF Boss Mustapha solicits community support on renovation of schools

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, on Saturday solicited the support of communities in sustaining the infrastructural development of schools in Nigeria.

Adamawa Assembly jerks up 2018 budget by N15 billion

The Adamawa House of Assembly on Thursday approved the 2018 budget of N177.9 billion.

Adamawa Assembly passes bill on free treatment accident, terrorism victims

The Adamawa House of Assembly, on Tuesday, passed a bill for the free treatment of accident and terrorism victims by government hospitals in the state.

UNDP brings succour to 50, 000 communities in North-East

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has provided some intervention projects to over 50,000 communities in the North East region.

SGF Boss Mustapha pledges better life for Nigerians

Newly appointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, has pledged to implement programmes and policies aimed at uplifting the quality of lives of all Nigerians.

Adamawa Assembly removes deputy speaker, three others

The Adamawa House of Assembly on Monday impeached four of the principal officers, including the Deputy Speaker, Mr. Sunday Peter, and the Majority Leader, Mr. Musa Mahmud.

NEMA begins massive food distribution to 40,000 households in Adamawa

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Wednesday commenced distribution of assorted food items to over 40,000 households in seven liberated local government areas of Adamawa State.

Conflict: UNDP, Japan support Adamawa communities

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in collaboration with the Japanese Government, says it supported 50 households affected by Boko Haram conflict in two local Government areas of Adamawa State.

PCNI, VSF spend N6 billion in North-east interventions – official

The Vice Chairman of the Presidential Committee on North East Initiative, PCNI, Tijjani Tumsah, has said over N6 billion has been spent by the PCNI and Victim Support Fund, VSF, in various interventions in the North-east.

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