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Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

INEC’s server saga: Another June 12 waiting to happen – Atiku Abubakar’s campaigner

One of Atiku Abubakar’s campaigners, Sani Adamu, has aimed a dig at INEC accusing the electoral umpire of attempting to drag Nigeria towards on a path similar to Abiola’s June 12 elections annulment conundrum as a result of its frantic attempt at denying that it electronically used servers to capture and store 2019 general elections.
Nigeria Police

86 suspected kidnappers arrested in Adamawa

The Police Command in Adamawa said it had arrested 86 suspected kidnappers and 65 “township gang members`’ popularly known as “Shila Boys” terrorizing residents of Yola.

NGO seeks open government partnership against corruption

A nongovernmental organisation (NGO) has rallied advocated adoption of Open Government Partnership (OGP) by the various state governments to promote transparency in governance.
Ahmadu Fintiri

Adamawa confirms cholera outbreak in 3 local councils

Adamawa Government on Tuesday confirmed the outbreak of cholera in three local government areas of the state with one death from the 76 cases recorded.

Aminu Abbas emerges Adamawa Assembly speaker

Aminu Iya Abbas, a member representing Uba/Gaya state constituency in Adamawa State, has emerged speaker of the state House of Assembly.

INEC organises 2019 post election review retreat in Yola

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday organized a one day retreat to review the 2019 elections.

Governor Fintiri appoints Maxwell Gidado as Chief of Staff

The Adamawa State governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, has approved with immediate effect, the appointment of Maxwell Gidado as his new Chief of Staff.

18 states to benefit from World Bank projects in 2020

Eighteen states in Nigeria will benefit from the Rural Access and Mobility Project (RAMP), a Word Bank Programme in Nigeria by 2020.

Two killed, six injured as youths, soldiers clash in Adamawa

Two persons have been killed while six others were injured in a clash between the military and youths in Gurin town of Fufore local government area, Adamawa state.
The Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC), organisers of ZUMA Film Festival (ZUFF), has announced that the 2019 edition of the film fiesta will hold on Dec. 1 to Dec. 7 in Abuja.

ZUFF: NFC announces date, calls for film submission

The Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC), organisers of ZUMA Film Festival (ZUFF), has announced that the 2019 edition of the film fiesta will hold on Dec. 1 to Dec. 7 in Abuja.

ICPC busts contract scam syndicate in Adamawa, Abuja

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested two suspects, Chuks Arinze in Abuja and Ahmed Dapellu in Yola, Adamawa State, for allegedly defrauding job seekers and contractors.
Ahmadu Fintiri

Governor Fintiri raises concern over 2019 hajj preparations

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has raised concern over poor preparations for this year’s Muslim pilgrimage by the last administration.

Fatima Atiku describes tenure under APC as memorable

Dr Fatima Atiku, the daughter of Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has described her tenure as Adamawa Commissioner for Health under immediate past Gov. Muhammadu Bindow as memorable.
Ahmadu Fintiri

Governor Fintiri appoints SSG, media aide

The newly sworn in Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has appointed Alhaji Ahmad Bashir as Secretary to the State Government (SSG).
Ahmadu Fintiri

Governor Fintiri pledges prompt salary payment, yearly increments

The Adamawa State Governor, Rt Hon Ahmadu Fintiri, has pledged to make a priority of prompt payment of salaries and annual increment of same.
Max Air

Max Air: Why we downscaled operations

The Management of Max Air Limited has explained why it recently downscaled it’s flight operations across destinations.
To celebrate Children’s Day this year, Africa’s customer-centric brand, itel Mobile, treated children nationwide to special superhero themed parties, as part of the brand’s CSR Initiative tagged “Love Always On”. 6

Children’s Day: itel Mobile shares love with children across Nigeria

The party was held on the 27th May 2019, joined by hundreds of children including pupils from different schools and communities across different cities from Lagos, Abuja, Yola, Onitsha, Ogbomosho, Kaduna and Port-Harcourt.
Muhammad Jibrilla Bindow

Adamawa government blames banks for non-payment of workers salaries

The Adamawa State Government and its assembly have clashed over the state’s inability to pay salaries two months to the end of the current administration of Governor Jibrilla Bindow.

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Fernando Torres hails Steven Gerrard as favourite team-mate

Retiring striker Fernando Torres hailed former Liverpool team-mate Steven Gerrard as the best player he played with during his career.
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Lewis Hamilton stretches F1 championship lead

Lewis Hamilton appears unstoppable in clinching the 2019 Formula 1 championship when he registered an emphatic victory ahead of Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the French Grand Prix.
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Afcon: Gernot Rohr hails Ola Aina’s impressive showing in win against Burundi

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has showered encomium on Ola Aina following the defender’s impressive performance in his side’s 1-0 win against Burundi in their AFCON 2019 Group B fixture on Saturday.
China’s Qu Dongyu has been elected Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

China’s Qu Dongyu elected new FAO chief

China’s Qu Dongyu has been elected Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Nigeria Police

Two ATM robbers nabbed in Ogun

Two suspected armed robbers, who specialised in robbing unsuspecting members of the public at locations of Automated Teller Machines (ATM), have been arrested by...