Category: adamawa

BREAKING: Court reinstates Bwacha, Binani as APC guber candidates for Taraba, Adamawa

The Court of Appeal sitting in Yola on Thursday, put aside the High Court rulings which earlier nullified the first elections that produced Emmanuel Bwacha and Aishatu Binani as the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidates for Taraba and Adamawa States respectively. The court docket on Thursday ordered that their names must be forwarded to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as APC governorship candidates…

Police arrest Adamawa school principal for allegedly defiling minor

The police in Adamawa State have arrested a 52-year-old man, Enoch Kwaleji. Kwaleji is accused of raping a 13-year-old lady in Sangere Jabbi Lamba, Girei Local Government Area. The suspect is a vice principal of a Government Girls Secondary School (GGSS) in Abba Murke, Song LGA. A press release by Police Public Relations Officer, SP Suleiman Nguroje stated Kwaleji is a resident in Jabbi Lamba,…

Man confesses to dressing as woman to get money from men

A person in Adamawa State, Muhammed Abubakar has owned up to dressing as a woman and making money from unsuspecting men. Muhammed, a holder of Diploma in Business Management from the Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola, mentioned he attire like a woman and follows ladies who exploit men displaying amorous curiosity. Muhammed, who hails from Tashan Sani in Yola South LGA and goes by the feminine…

2023 census: 10,000 prospective ad hoc staff apply in Adamawa

The Adamawa State workplace of the National Population Commission (NPC), says no fewer than 10,000 ad hoc staff have to date indicated curiosity in taking part in the conduct of the 2023 census. Dr. Clifford Zira, the federal commissioner in cost of the company, made this recognized in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yola on Monday. He mentioned the state…

Adamawa records 197 cholera, says official

Tribune Online Adamawa records 197 cholera, says official The Adamawa State authorities says it has recorded no fewer than 197 circumstances of cholera, with two deaths throughout the six affected native authorities areas of the state. Director of Public Health, Ministry of Health, Dr Celine Laori, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Yola, […] Adamawa…