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Nigerian Army apprehends four Boko Haram suspects in Yobe

Troops of 233 Army Battalion deployed in Operation LAFIYA DOLE while on raid operation to Bingel in Potiskum nabbed four Boko Haram terrorist with their collaborators

Soldiers arrest four Boko Haram terror suspects in Yobe

Soldiers on internal security operations in Yobe State have arrested four suspected members of Boko Haram in Mingel and Damagun in Fune Local Government Area of the northern state.

NiMet predicts cloudy skies, thundery activities on Monday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states of the country on Monday morning.

7,000 PDP members decamp to APC in Yobe

About 7000 thousand members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Yobe State have dumped the party for the All Progressive Congress, APC.

1,000 PDP members defect to APC in Yobe

Some chieftains of People Democratic Party (PDP), in Yobe State, have defected to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) ahead the 2019 electioneering.

Official: Sukuk fund yields expected results in Yobe

Olusegun Akinmade, the Federal Controller of Works in Yobe State, says the injection of Sukuk fund into the Federal Government ongoing road project in the state is yielding expected results.

Yobe senators clash over missing school girls

Two senators representing Yobe State, Ahmed Lawan (Yobe North) and Mohammed Hassan (Yobe South), Thursday clashed over the missing secondary school girls from the state.

Court frees 475 Boko Haram suspects, okays their rehabilitation

A total of 475 detained Boko Haram suspects, were on Friday, released by the Federal High Court sitting at Wawa Cantonment in Niger State and sent to their state governments for proper rehabilitation.

Convicted Chibok girls’ abductor bags fresh 15 years jail term

The physically challenged 35-year-old Haruna Yahaya, earlier sentenced on Monday to 15 years imprisonment for participating in Boko Haram members’ abduction of over 200 schoolgirls in Chibok, Borno State, in April 2014, has bagged fresh 15 years jail term.

NDLEA chief frowns on drug abuse practices by patient medicine stores

The Yobe state Commander National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Apeh Reuben, has frowned on the dangerous methodologies used by patents medicine stores to deliberately contribute to drug abuse in the state.

How Boko Haram evades air bombardment – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army on Monday unveiled a new trick used by the Boko Haram insurgents to evade air detection and bombardments by troops.

Boko Haram’s Abubakar Shekau no longer a threat – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army has said that the main leader of the Boko Haram terrorists group, Abubakar Shekau, is no longer a threat to the counter-insurgency operations.

Yobe govt performs free VVF surgeries to 150 women

The Yobe State Government has performed free surgeries on 150 women suffering from Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) at the newly established treatment centre in Damaturu, the state capital.

Governor Gaidam grants pardon to five prisoners

The governor of Yobe state, Ibrahim Gaidam, on Saturday granted pardon to five prison inmates who have been in jail for various offences.

NiMet warns air travelers, others about harmattan

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has advised air travelers, road users and the public to exercise caution in their operations to avoid negative effect of the current adverse weather condition.

Governor Gaidam suspends local council chief over alleged N38m Hajj fraud

The Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Gaidam, has approved the suspension of the Chairman of Potiskum Local Government, Alhaji Moh’d Musa, over alleged misappropriation of Hajj fund.

Yobe college expels 16 Students over examination malpractice

Sixteen students of the College of Administrative and Business Studies (CABS), Potiskum in Yobe state have been expelled over examination malpractice.

NiMet predicts partly cloudy, hazy weather for Saturday

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted partly cloudy weather condition over central states of the country on Saturday morning.

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