The Borno state police command says it has arrested five soldiers and 83 other suspects for alleged armed robbery and other offences respectively. Mohammed Aliyu, commissioner of police in the state, disclosed this while he was speaking with journalists in Maiduguri on Thursday. The...
The police in Adamawa state said a vulture arrested in Maiha has so far eaten meat worth N30,000 after spending six days in detention. The vulture was arrested alongside a woman that owned it after residents complained that the bird’s presence created fear in the community.
Barrister Aisha Alkali Wakil, popularly known as Mama Boko Haram has been nominated for the 2019 Sydney Peace Award. A statement by Prince Lawal Shoyode, the Country Director of Complete Care and Aid Foundation, a Non Governmental Organisation established by Barrister Wakil to...
The Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI) has clarified an alleged statement credited to its head of Humanitarian Rehabilitation and Resettlement, Dr Sidi Ali Mohammed.A viral newspaper and online report claimed that Dr Mohammed’s Presentation at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Sub-Sahara Africa’s Economic Outlook...
By Hussaini Mohammed Baba, Damaturu Honourable Mai Mala Buni, the All Progressives Congress’ (APC) gubernatorial candidate, has been declared officially winner of the 2019 governorship election with a total votes of 444,013 trouncing his opponent, Ambassador Umar Bello Iliya of the Peoples Democratic Party...
By Hussaini Mohammed Baba, Damaturu The unofficial result compiled by our reporter. After results from the 17 local government areas of Yobe have been collated, APC’s Gubernatorial candidate, Honourable Mai Mala Buni has polled 442,335 votes while PDP’s Ambassador Umar...
Oh, I have for so long dreamt of times like this, when my people - the Yobe people - are united not just by common interest but by the desire for our collective progress. The candidacy of Honourable Mai Mala Buni means this is a great time...
While  congratulating and rejoicing with His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari, his able Vice President His Excellency Prof. Yemi Osinbajo SAN, and all those who won elections in the last elections held on 23 Feb 2019, regardless of Party inclinations, I Hon Khalil Mohd Bello, the Nat President of Kulen Allah Cattle Rearers...
Translated by Hassan Yelwa Kafaje, Potiskum In his continuation of campaign rally, the Yobe State All Progressives Congress' (APC's) Governorship candidate, Honourable Mai Mala Buni yesterday visited Fika and Gadaka where he was received by thousands of supporters. Accompanied...
By Babangida Ahmed, Potiskum Ambassador Umar Iliya Damagum, Yobe state Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Gubernatorial candidate, has expressed the party's potency despite losing their state chairman, Alhaji Sani Inuwa Nguru, to the All Progressives Congress (APC) recently. In a press briefing...