News - yobe

Yobe Declares Cholera Outbreak Over

1 week ago /
Nation 

Yobe government has officially declared that the cholera outbreak which occurred some three months ago in the state, claiming 16 lives,  is now over. 

Army Celebrates Army Day In July

2 weeks ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian army says the 2018 edition of the army day celebration, NADCEL, is an opportunity for the service to showcase its achievements and innovations in security operations.

WHO: Death Toll From Adamawa Cholera Outbreak Rises To 15, 913 Reported Cases

2 weeks ago /
Health 

Death toll from the cholera outbreak in Mubi Adamawa State has risen to 15, this according to the  latest figures posted by World Health Organisation technical staff providing coordination and support for containing the spread to other locations of the state.

Civilians Foil Suicide Bomb Attack In Gujba, Yobe

1 month ago /
Nation 

Vigilant members of the Gashua village in Yobe State have successfully foiled a suicide bombing attempt on a mosque in the community.

FG Meets JOHESU Over Health Worker Strike

1 month ago /
Nation 

The minister of labour and employment, Chris Ngige has convened another meeting with striking joint health sector unions.

PDP Slams Buhari Over Prolonged Health Workers Strike

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the refusal by President Muhammadu Buhari to address what it called devastating strike by health workers across the country, is a clear manifestation of insensitivity to the plight and suffering of Nigerians.

Ministry Of Power To End Power Shortage In North-East

1 month ago /
Nation 

Minister of Power, Works, and Housing, Babatunde Fashola says President Muhhamadu Buhari has directed his Ministry to resolve the lingering power crisis in the North-East region before the end of the  year following the destruction of power installations by activities of the insurgents in the area.

Army Nabs Alleged Benue Attacks Mastermind

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Army has said that its troops have arrested a key Boko Haram suspect believed to have masterminded most of the attacks in Benue State.

APC Unveils 68-Member Convention Committee

2 months ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress has released the members of its convention committee led by Jigawa state governor, Alhaji Mohammed Badaru Abubakar.

Chibok Abduction Agony And Lessons Four Years On

2 months ago /
Nation 

It has been four years since Boko Haram terrorists launched an unprecedented attack that saw the abduction of more than two hundred girls from a secondary school in Chibok, Borno state.

Boko Haram Has Abducted Over 1,000 Children In Nigeria Since 2013 – UNICEF

2 months ago /
Nation 

As Nigeria prepares to mark the fourth anniversary of the Chibok kidnapping, UNICEF reported on Friday that over 1,000 children have been abducted by the insurgents since 2013.

Senate Wants FG To Negotiate The Release of Liah Shirabu

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate has made a passionate appeal to the negotiating team of the Federal Government to ensure the release of the remaining Dapchi schoolgirl, Liah Shirabu, still in Boko Haram captivity.

Yobe Govt. Calls For Establishment Of More Police Outposts In Border Communities

2 months ago /
Nation 

Yobe State Government has asked for the establishment of more Police outposts in communities bordering Niger Republic.

The Army Is Over Stretched, Says North East Initiative

2 months ago /
Nation  Security 

The Presidential committee on North East initiative, says the army is over stretched to deliver the needed security in the insurgents affected areas, especially in schools.

Air Force Airlifts Dapchi Girls Back To Maiduguri

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Air Force  C-130 Hercules Aircraft has airlifted the Dapchi girls from Abuja back to Maiduguri. From there, they will be transported to Dapchi, under armed air escort, to reunite with their families.

PFN Calls For National Women Protest Over Abductions

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Pentecostal fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, has called on Nigerian women to stage a national protest to the international communities over the continuous abduction  of their female children by the boko haram insurgents, saying it's a deliberate effort to discourage girls education especially in northern Nigeria.

Freed Dapchi Girls Set To Meet President Buhari

3 months ago /
Nation 

One hundred and five girls abducted and recently released by their Boko Haram captors have arrived the Presidential villa in Abuja to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari.

Fayose Accuses Federal Government Of Deceit Over Dapchi School Girls

3 months ago /
Nation 

Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led federal government of deception, concerning the abduction and return of the Dapchi school girls in Yobe State.

Buhari Vows To Rescue School Girl Leah Sharibu

3 months ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari says he is as committed to the freedom of the only Dapchi school girl still in captivity as he was to the girls’ freedom when all 110 were in the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists.

FG Replies PDP On Release Of Dapchi School Girls

3 months ago /
Nation 

The federal government has described as insensitive and unpatriotic the description by the opposition people Democratic Party PDP POD of the abduction and release of the Dapchi school girls as stage-managed.


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