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Group Alleges Marginalisation In 2018 University Staff Recruitment In Yobe

DAMATURU – Bade Emirate Youths Development Forum (BEYODEF) has  alleged marginalization in the 2018 academic and non-academic staff recruitment of the Federal University Gashua, Yobe State. The group in a  petition signed by its Publicity Secretary,Abubakar Saddiq, said the  inability of the Management of Federal University Gashua to publish the comprehensive list …

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FG Deploys 800 Officers in Yobe | NTA.ng – Breaking News, Nigeria, Africa, Worldwide

The Yobe State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed about 800 of its men across the state to provide security during the Christmas celebration. The state Commandant, Mr Ayinla Olowo, made the disclosure on Friday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria …

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House Of Reps Member Donates Christmas Gift To Christian Indigenes In Yobe State – Nairaland

Sabo of PDP, currently House of Reps representing Nangere/Potiskum in Yobe State feciilitates with his Christian indigenes in Nangere-Yobe State. People in that zone have been celebrating PDP for … Read more via Nairaland – http://bit.ly/2V9D96P Get More Nigeria Metro News Source

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Nigeria information managers focus on curbing hate speech and fake news

Information managers at the National Council on Information resolved to tackle hate speech and fake news head-on.   The tendency for the harm caused by the twin evil of hate speech and fake news tends to be underplayed until those whose duty it is to manage information at various levels …

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Again, Boko Haram attacks military base, residents of Buni Gari in Yobe

BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI Fully armed members of Boko Haram sect on Saturday evening invaded Buni Gari town of Gujba Local Government area of Yobe state, and opened fire on a Military Base and some residential houses. Nigerian troops rallied to flush out Boko Haram rag tag forces in Guzamala …

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Boko Haram mastermind of deadly Nigeria blasts arrested: police

Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) A top Boko Haram leader accused of organising deadly twin blasts in the Nigerian capital Abuja that killed 18 people has been arrested, police said Friday. A police statement said Umar Abdulmalik and seven other jihadists were arrested, without giving details. Forty-one people were also injured in …

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Christmas: NSCDC deploys 2,300 officers to Osun, Yobe

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC),Osun Command, on Friday, said it had deployed over 1,500 personnel to provide security in the state during and after the Christmas celebration. Mr Babawale Afolabi, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the corps, disclosed this in a statement in Osogbo. He said …

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UNHCR, AUN train 760 vulnerable persons in Yobe

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR in partnership with American University of Nigeria AUN, have in Yobe state trained and empowered over 760 vulnerable persons mostly widows in 2017/2018. Monitoring and Evaluation Leader/Acting Project Director AUN, Isa Garba Bakori who disclosed this on Saturday in Damaturu at the graduation and …

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Seven killed in Yobe auto crash

Seven people were confirmed dead and 10 injured in an auto crash involving an 18-seater bus conveying passengers to Gombe State, along the Damaturu – Potiskum Road in Yobe State. Confirming the accident, Mohammad Sani Hamzat, sector commander,  Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) in the state, said seventeen passengers were …

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Rampant cases of divorce, hawking worry Yobe govt

Yobe State Commissioner of Women Affair, Hajia Hajara Lawan, has said rampant cases of divorce and hawking among young girls are becoming worrisome to the state government daily. Mrs Lawan stated this on Thursday at the ministerial briefing on Governor Ibrahim Gaidam’s achievements to mark the end of his tenure …

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