WHO supports Adamawa following declaration of a new outbreak of cholera in three Local Government Areas – Nigeria

Yola, 19 June 2019 – With the notification of newly confirmed cases from Yola North, Yola South and Girei local government areas (LGAs), the Adamawa State Ministry of Health has declared on 18 June 2019 an outbreak of cholera. As of 17 June 2019, a total of 76 cases have …

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FAO’s seed fair links farmers to certified quality seed in northeastern Nigeria

Gombi local government area lies two hours outside Yola, the capital of Adamawa, and a mere three-hour drive to Cameroon. Nearly all residents farm on some scale, with maize, sorghum, cowpea and groundnut among the most commonly grown and traded crops. When her village was attacked, Adama Aliyu, a 25-year-old …

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Kebbi acting CJ rejected for alleged alteration in her certificate – Official

– The Kebbi state governor has denied rejecting the confirmation of acting chief justice Elizabeth Asabe Karatu because she is a Christian – The state government explained that Karatu was rejected by the House of Assembly over alleged alteration of results – The government said Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu made …

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I’ll deliver my campaign promises — Katsina rep

The House member representing Dutsinma Kurfi Federal Constituency of Katsina State under the APC, Armayau Abdulkadir, has reiterated his readiness to tackle the problems of his constituents. Armayau, who said this while speaking with newsmen in Abuja, noted that Nigeria’s health and education sectors were in comatose, noting that they …

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What Katsina Emir told Buhari to do for journalists

The Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir, has urged the Federal Government in collaboration with the National Assembly, to approve a standard salary structure for journalists in the country. Kabir stated this on Wednesday as members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Katsina State Council paid him a courtesy …

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Gov Masari swears in SSG, seven permanent secretaries

Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has advised political appointees to always live up to the people’s expectations, by exhibiting outstanding qualities, in line with the projectory of the government. He stated this at the swearing in of the secretary to the state government, Mustafa Inuwa, alongside seven permanent secretaries. …

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