News - yobe

FG Delegation Visits Yobe Again

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government has confirmed that 110 students of the Government Science and Technical Girls' College in Dapchi, Yobe State are unaccounted for, after suspected Boko Haram terrorists invaded the school last Monday, February 19, 2018.

Dapchi School Saga: No Effort Will Be Spared To Bring Succour - Buhari

4 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the families of students reportedly abducted from the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State that no effort will be spared to bring succour to them.

BBOG Expresses Concern Over Missing Dapchi School Girls

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Bring Back Our Girls group says it is worried over the conflicting reports surrounding the students of the Government Girls’ Science Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State.

Missing Yobe Schoolgirls: We Need More Time To Assess Situation – FG

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Federal Government on Thursday said more time would be needed to assess the situation concerning the whereabouts of some schoolgirls who reportedly went missing after Boko Haram terrorists invaded a Government Girls’ College in Yobe State.

Farmers/Herdsmen Crisis: Council Of State Maps Out Solutions

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Council of State has identified mapping of cattle routes, grazing reserves, and ranching as solutions to the clashes between farmers and herdsmen.

Fg Delegation Visits Dapchi, Yobe State

4 months ago /
Nation 

Minister of information, Lai Mohammed led a federal government delegation to Dapchi, headquarters of bursari local government area on Thursday over the attack on the government girl’s science technical college by Boko Haram terrorists on Monday night.

Senate Calls For Urgent Rescuing Of Missing Yobe School Girls

4 months ago /
Nation  Security 

The Nigerian senate wants security agencies in the country to intensify efforts to rescue the girls allegedly abducted in a school in yobe state.

50 Yobe School Girls Rescued, More Missing

4 months ago /
Nation  Security 

Security agencies and officials of the Yobe state government are intensifying efforts to find the remaining missing students of Girls Science Technical College Dapchi, in Yobe state, North East, Nigeria.

Yobe Government Confirms 50 Students Missing After Boko Haram Attack

4 months ago /
Nation  Security 

It is now confirmed that 50 students of government girls secondary science technical college in yobe state are missing.

About 90 School Girls Unaccounted For After Boko Haram Attack

4 months ago /
Security 

The Yobe state Govt has confirmed that dozens of students of government girls secondary school, Dapchi, in Bursari local government area  are still unaccounted for after an attack on the town of Dapchi by suspected Boko Haram terrorists on Monday night.

Boko Haram Abducts Three Persons, Raid Girls’ School In Yobe

4 months ago /
Nation 

Boko Haram terrorists on Monday abducted three persons and attacked a girls’ secondary school in Yobe State, carting away food items.The Commissioner of Police in Yobe State, Mr Sumonu Abdulmaliki, said the terrorists abducted all three persons around Geidam Local Government Area after carrying out the attack on Dapchi village...

Abductor Of Chibok Girls Gets 15 Years Jail Term

5 months ago /
Security 

The federal high court in Wawa military cantonment, New Bussa, Niger State has sentenced one boko haram member, Haruna Yahaya, to 15 years imprisonment for his role in the abduction of Chibok girls in 2014. 

UN Raises Alarm Over Plight Of IDPs, Calls For Support

5 months ago /
Nation 

The United Nation Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Edward Kallon says 7.7 million people require humanitarian assistance in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe.He stated that the 2018 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) for the North-East will address the plight of 6.1 million of the 7.7 million people in need via the intervention of...

Boko Haram’s Damage of 1,400 Schools Shocks UNICEF

5 months ago /
Nation 

The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said 1,400 schools have been damaged or destroyed in Borno as a result of years of Boko Haram insurgency in the state. UNICEF stated this in its 2018 Humanitarian Response Plan for Northeast – Adamawa, Borno and Yobe – adding, less than 400 health facilities remained...

33 Niger Republic Citizens Found Among Libya Returnees In Yobe

5 months ago /
Nation 

Yobe State Government on Saturday, January 20 received 216 returnees from Libya out of which 33 were citizens of the Republic of Niger. Commissioner of Justice in the state, Ahmed Mustapha, told journalists while dispatching the returnees to their various local government areas, that after security checks, it was discovered that...

Yobe Government Places 110 Medical Students On Payroll

5 months ago /
Nation 

Yobe State Governor,  Ibrahim Gaidam has approved the placement of 110 medical students on salary Grade Level 07. This was disclosed in a statement by the governor’s media aide, Abdullahi Bego,  on Thursday. “The 110 student doctors will join 389 others who have already been placed on the government’s payroll and have...

7 Northern Governors Endorse President Buhari For A Second Term

6 months ago /
Nation 

The Governors include: Nasir El-rufai of Kaduna state, Abdulahi Ganduje, of Kano state, Jubrilla Bindow of Adamawa state, Yahaya Bello of Kogi,  Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State as well as Abubarkar Sani Bello of Niger State. The governors gave the endorsement after they observed Friday’s jumaat prayers with president Muhammadu Buhari,...

Yobe Government Receives 29 Libya Returnees

6 months ago /
Nation 

The Yobe State Government have welcomed home 29 citizens recently deployed to the country from Libya. The returnees were part of the deported Nigerians from Libya via the Porthacourt International Airport south-south Nigeria. The state commissioner of Justice,  Barrister Ahmed Goneri, who is the chairman of the repatriation committee in the state,...

Nigerian Military Warns Residents, To Desist From Harbouring Remnants Of Boko Haram Terrorists

6 months ago /
Nation  Security 

Nigerian military is warning residents, especially those in the North East to desist from harbouring remnants of Boko Haram terrorists trying to flee. A statement issued by the Director, Army Public Relations,  Brigadier General Sani Usman says, intelligence reports have revealed that in order to evade attacks from air and ground...

President Buhari Cancels Planned Trip To Niger Republic

6 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled his scheduled trip to the Republic of Niger. This comes barely 24 hours after his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, announced in a statement that the President would attend the 59th Proclamation of Republic of Niger ceremony in Tahoua, Niger. Shehu explained...


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