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Seven LGAs raided in Adamawa in past week – Adamawa state govt

The Adamawa State Government is alleging Boko Haram raided seven local governments in the state in the past week. The police say the attacks weren’t carried out by the terror group, saying that instead, Fulani militiamen carried out reprisal attacks over the killing of their kinsmen in Luru community. The …

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Many feared killed as gunmen attack Adamawa communities

Many people were feared killed following a night attack on five predominantly Fulani communities in southern part of Adamawa state, residents and security sources have said. According to sources, the villages attacked include Bidda, Wubaka, Kaurami Ngengle and Wuro Jauro of Mayo Belwa and Demsa local government areas. Confirming the …

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Adamawa govt orders removal of Dankwambo’s presidential campaign billboard within 24 hrs

By Umar Yusuf YOLA —Adamawa State government has given former governor of Gombe State, Ibrahim Dankwambo, 24 hours within which to remove his presidential campaign billboard hoisted in the state capital, Yola. The billboard was mounted at the popular Roundabout Mai Doki, some few metres to Yola Airport. The billboard …

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Adamawa Orders Removal Of Dankwambo Billboard

According to the Adamawa Government, the billboard is erected on a space allocated as a parking space for commercial tricycles known as ‘Keke Napep’. Many politicians have read political undertone to the directives. Some members of the Dankwambo campaign organization say that they were charged one million naira for the …

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Ultimatum to Remove Billboard Undemocratic, Dankwambo …

By Segun Awofadeji in Gombe The Dankwambo Campaign Organisation has described as undemocratic and abuse of process the 24 ultimatum given to it by the Adamawa State Development Board to remove the campaign billboards of the Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, or have it forcefully removed. In a statement …

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Adamawa State Govt Raises Alarm Over Influx Of IDPs From Taraba

SAN FRANCISCO, July 13, (THEWILL) – The Adamawa State government has raised alarm that a humanitarian crisis may be looming in the state as a result of the herdsmen-farmers crisis in parts of the country. Governor Mohammed Jibrilla raised the alarm in a statement released by the Commissioner for Information and …

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Many killed as gunmen attack Fulani communities – Local – Pulse.ng

100 houses have been burnt down and many people killed following an attack on some Fulani communities in Adamawa state. The chairman of Mayo-Belwa local government, Mohammed Bako who spoke to Premium Times, said that he could not tell how many lives were lost. According to Bako, “Yes, there were …

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Adamawa condemns recent Fulani herdsmen/farmers’ clash

BY UMAR YUSUF, YOLA Governor Mohammed  Jibrilla  of Adamawa state has condemned in strong terms the recently attacks on Bujum-koma, Sabon Layi and Bujum yashi communities in Demsa and Numan as well as Kola in Guyuk local government areas of the state. Cows Governor Jibrilla in a statement by  the …

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