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So, besides connecting underserved cities in Nigeria, we are also going to serve even the served ones better using the hopper in certain times of the day. So all those underserved places in Nigeria like Minna, Jigawa, Gombe, Bauchi, Sokoto, Kano, Yola, Maiduguri are going to experience more flights.
No fewer than 400,000 primary school pupils are to benefit from the Federal Government school feeding programme in Adamawa, an official has said. Mr Ahmad Abba, the State Director, National Orientation Agency (NOA), made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yola on Tuesday.

Mr. Aliyu said that the centres were located in Federal Polytechnic Mubi; Federal College of Education, Yola; American University of Nigeria, Yola; Aliyu Mustapha College Yola and Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola. He however; complained of lack of conducive atmosphere at American ...
The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Adamawa State has awarded Hajiya Aisha Dahiru Ahmed automatic ticket for the 2019 general elections.At her formal declaration to contest for the senate in 2019, the chief of staff to Governor Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow, Alhaji Abdullraman Abba Jimeta , said that ...
A News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) survey across the six geo-political zone had revealed that public library services are going through hard times. Mr Olakanmi .... In Yola, a student, Martins Musa, lamented the poor state of Adamawa State Library, noting that almost everything in the library was dilapidated.
Since the beginning of operations in August 2015, UNHAS Nigeria has provided access to 92 organizations, comprising of NGOs, UN agencies, and members ... During the same period, UNHAS fixed-wing aircraft transported 19,443 passengers and 54,168 kg of cargo between Abuja, Maiduguri and Yola.

Adamawa North Elders have backed former acting governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintri, as candidate for the governorship position in the 2019 elections. Addressing journalists, yesterday, in Yola, the spokesman, Alhaji Abubakar Mohammed Mubi, said the group has no political affiliation and its target is to ...
The Adamawa State Police Command spokesman, Othman Abubakar, who confirmed the attack to The Guardian yesterday in Yola, said two of the insurgents were killed by soldiers who repelled the attack. “The Boko Haram members that carried out the attack abducted two children of age between 15 and ...
Addressing newsmen in Yola in reaction to Tuesday's killing of the party's spokesman, Sam Zadok, and 20 others at Gwamba village, the secretary, Abdullahi Adamu Prambe, said the incident had further exposed the President's inability to tackle the insecurity in the country. His words: “ Nigeria has never ...
Many Nigerians are familiar with the domestic destinations from Lagos to Abuja, Kano, Port Harcourt, Owerri, Enugu, Warri, Benin, Yola, Ilorin, Calabar, Uyo, Kaduna and the connection of these cities also from Abuja. But there are many other cities that are not connected by air and recognising the fact that ...
Nigeria's President, Mohammadu Buhari, arrived Yola, Adamawa State capital on Tuesday for an anti-corruption summit with theme "Performance Based Governance: ... The President was received by the Adamawa State Governor, Mohammadu Jibrilla Bindow at the Yola International Airport.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday departed Katsina State, for Yola, Adamawa State, after a five-day private visit to his home in Daura. ... Among the early callers were state governors from All Progressives Congress (APC), including the Chairman of Nigerian Governors' Forum and Zamfara ...
YOLA, Nigeria -- Nigeria's government says Boko Haram extremists have released three university lecturers and 10 women who had been kidnapped in separate raids last year. The 13 hostages are now in the custody of the Department of State Security Services in Abuja. Presidential spokesman Garba ...
But the News Agency of Nigeria has quoted sources as denying that claim, saying instead the violence started following an alleged blasphemy of the Prophet Muhammad on WhatsApp. PREMIUM TIMES also learnt that even before the latest crisis, there had been growing tension in the institution, following ...
The Bachama communities in a statement in Yola alleged that NAF engaged in "gross violation of Human Rights and genocide against their communities." The statement was signed by six representatives of the affected communities and read to journalists in Yola at the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) ...
Adamawa communities of Lawaru , Dong, Nzoruwe, Pulum , Kodomti and Shaforon bombed by the Nigerian Air Force fighter jets in Adamawa State ... But addressing journalists in Yola on Friday, the affected communities, through their spokesman, Lawrence Jocthan , said the position of the Nigerian Air ...
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The Head of Public Communications, BPE, Amina Othman, told Punch that both the Yola Disco and Afam Power Plc were up for sale to new core investors. According to her, the privatisation agency is in the process of obtaining approval from the National Council on Privatisation for the appointment of ...
Students too scared to return to Nigeria school after attack ... LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Frightened students on Monday stayed away from the school in northern Nigeria where Boko Haram extremists seized 110 girls in a raid a week ... Associated Press writer Ibrahim Abdul'Aziz in Yola, Nigeria contributed.
During a sitting of a sub-committee headed by Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State yesterday in Yola, the Adamawa capita, the chairman said the Federal Government holds the states a responsibility to assist them in developing grazing reserves to boost animal production in the country. Cases of cattle ...
Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, says preventive measures can end corruption in Nigeria. He said this at a summit organized by the Adamawa state government in Yola, the state capital. Magu, who spoke through the Commission's spokesperson ...
Many Nigerians are familiar with the domestic destinations from Lagos to Abuja, Kano, Port Harcourt, Owerri, Enugu, Warri, Benin, Yola, Ilorin, Calabar, Uyo, Kaduna and the connection of these cities also from Abuja. But there are many other cities that are not connected by air and recognising the fact that ...
... Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC) who were recently abducted by Boko Haram terrorists. The girls went missing on Monday after members of the outlawed group invaded their school in Dapchi, the headquarters of Bursari Local Government Area of Yobe State in North-east Nigeria.
Nigeria's President, Mohammadu Buhari, arrived Yola, Adamawa State capital on Tuesday for an anti-corruption summit with theme "Performance Based Governance: ... The President was received by the Adamawa State Governor, Mohammadu Jibrilla Bindow at the Yola International Airport.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday departed Katsina State, for Yola, Adamawa State, after a five-day private visit to his home in Daura. ... Among the early callers were state governors from All Progressives Congress (APC), including the Chairman of Nigerian Governors' Forum and Zamfara ...
“We are in Yola to offer nothing, but the best air travel experience. We promise not to lower the high standards we have been known for since we started operations. We are quite hopeful that our great experience here will positively impact our plan to expand into other cities in the north of Nigeria and some ...
UNHAS operates a fixed wing aircraft from Abuja with regular flights to Maiduguri and Yola. Helicopter flights were introduced in July 2016, and they have since constituted a critical tool to access remote and hard-to-reach areas in northeast Nigeria. UNHAS provides air transport to over 80 humanitarian ...
The scheduled one day working visit of Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari, to Yola, Adamawa State on Tuesday is already being trailed by mixed reactions. The president's visit will include attending the state Anti-Corruption Summit tagged “Performance Based Governance: Transparency, ...
YOLA, Nigeria (ChurchMilitant.com) - A displaced Catholic teen in Nigeria is getting spotlighted in the Catholic media world. This week, Catholic websites have shed light on the dramatic story of Rebecca Peter, a 15-year-old Catholic girl who has been displaced from her home since 2014. The story was ...
Air Peace yesterday added Yola, Adamawa State, to domestic route network with the launch of the Lagos-Yola- Lagos and Abuja-Yola- Abuja flight ... “We are quite hopeful that our great experience here will positively impact our plan to expand into other cities in the North of Nigeria and some other grossly ...
YOLA, Nigeria -- Nigeria's government says Boko Haram extremists have released three university lecturers and 10 women who had been kidnapped in separate raids last year. The 13 hostages are now in the custody of the Department of State Security Services in Abuja. Presidential spokesman Garba ...
In what appears the worst fuel crisis in the country in recent history, petrol users in Nigeria have for two months faced an unending scarcity and price hike of .... Vehicle owners spend most of their day on endless queues at the NNPC mega stations in Jalingo and Yola, the only places where fuel is sold at the ...
According to the report, the Benin disco represented the highest percentage of metered customers with 69 per cent of electricity users in the state. Eko disco has 60.73 per cent and Ikeja disco with 55.95 per cent came second and third respectively while Yola and Enugu discos posted the least percentage ...
... Bama, Chibok, Damboa, Dikwa, Fufore, Girei, Gubio, Guzamala, Gwoza, Hawul, Hong, Jere, Kaga, Kala/Balge, Konduga, Kukawa, Madagali, Mafa, Magumeri, Maiha, Michika, Mobbar, Monguno, Mubi-North, Mubi-South, Ngala, Nganzai, Yola-North, and Yola-South LGAs in Borno and Adamawa States.
There is an ongoing pandemonium at the Federal University of Technology, Yola, FUTY over claim by Muslims students that, a fellow student made a blasphemous remark against Prophet Muhammed. According to the students who are currently on the run following the unrest at the campus, few weeks to ...
But the News Agency of Nigeria has quoted sources as denying that claim, saying instead the violence started following an alleged blasphemy of the Prophet Muhammad on WhatsApp. PREMIUM TIMES also learnt that even before the latest crisis, there had been growing tension in the institution, following ...
A serious crisis has broken out among students at the Modibbo Adama University of Technology (MAUTECH) Yola, leading to a hurried deployment of soldiers and anti-riot police. ''Already the university is closed on the alleged orders of the Vice Chancellor,'' security sources and fleeing students told ...
Air Peace has announced plans to launch its Kano and Yola services on February 12 and 15 respectively. The services, the airline said, will cover Lagos-Kano-Lagos; Kano-Abuja-Kano; Lagos-Yola-Lagos; and Abuja-Yola-Abuja. The carrier had earlier fixed February 19 for commencement of its flights from ...
We have no doubt that our entry into Kano and Yola will not only solve the challenges of air travel in the North of Nigeria, but also greatly lift the economy of the region and transform the lives of the people,” Air Peace assured. It added: “Our 6.40am and 5pm Lagos-Kano, 10.50am and 6.50pm Kano-Lagos, ...
Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Friday morning ... The Brigade Commander, 23rd Amour Brigade Yola, Brig. Gen. ... The Federal Government of Nigeria has blamed the implementation of anti-open grazing bill in some states as the major cause of the killings by Fulani herdsmen in the ...
... Gwoza, Hong, Jere, Kaga, Kala/Balge, Guzamala, Konduga, Kukawa, Madagali, Mafa, Magumeri, Maiduguri, Maiha, Michika, Mobbar, Monguno, Mubi-North, Mubi-South, Ngala, Nganzai, Yola-North and Yola-South LGAs in Borno and Adamawa States. The main triggers were voluntary relocation (39%), ...
Brigade Commander, 23rd Amour Brigade Yola, Brig. Gen. Bello Mohammed has declared that the Nigerian Army will no longer condone killings under any guise. He expressed sadness that seven policemen and two soldiers lost their lives within the past two months as a result of Numan sectarian crisis ...
YOLA, Nigeria -- Two Americans and two Canadians who were kidnapped in Nigeria's north-central Kaduna state on Tuesday have been freed and are in good condition, police said Saturday. Police and a special anti-kidnapping squad rescued the foreigners in the Kagarko local government area Friday ...
YOLA, Nigeria -- Two Canadians and two Americans who were kidnapped in Nigeria's north-central Kaduna state on Tuesday have been freed and are in good condition, police said Saturday. Police and a special anti-kidnapping squad rescued the foreigners in the Kagarko local government area Friday ...
They are not politicians because their fathers did not train them that way." Speaking to LEADERSHIP Friday in Yola, Adamawa State, 49-year-old Adamu Isa, the son of an unknown soldier who was killed during the Civil War, wondered why the government has never really bothered about her fallen heroes.
They are now undergoing a special course at the American University of Nigeria (AUN), Yola. One more girl was found this month and 100 are still believed to be in captivity. A group of about 12 girls, some carrying babies, are seen in the 21-minute Boko Haram video, which security experts described as a ...
Yola – There was confusion as four persons including a police inspector simply identified as Bobbo, his wife Grace, a Police Sergeant, a relation of the wife, also a policeman and their daughter were on Tuesday night burnt to death. Their death is sequel to a fire incident that took place at the Karewa Police ...
A fire outbreak that occurred on Wednesday night at Yola market has been put out by men of the Adamawa State Fire Service. The State Chief Fire Officer, Adamu Abdullahi, confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Yola. Mr. Abdullahi said his men were able to quench the fire which he ...
Adamu Abdullahi, the Adamawa State Chief Fire Officer who confirmed the development to NAN, said his officers were so far in control of the situation. “I am at the scene of the incident and can assure you that things are under control. We are about to contain the fire which damage so far is not much,” ...
2 March 2017: UNHCR and the Governments of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Republic of Cameroon signed the Tripartite Agreement for the Voluntary ... 27 November - 1 December 2017: A second meeting of the Technical Working Group was held in Yola and conducted an evaluation of return ...


 

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