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Atiku’s son, 22 others make Adamawa Commissioner nominees’ list

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has nominated Adamu Atiku, the eldest son of the Presidential candidate of the PDP in 2019 general election,...

Adamawa Assembly approves 40 Special Advisers for Gov. Fintiri

The Adamawa House of Assembly on Tuesday, approved 40 Special Advisers for Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri. The development followed a request by the governor, through...

Customs arrest 15 suspects in Adamawa for re-bagging foreign rice

The Adamawa/Taraba Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has arrested 15 suspects for re-bagging foreign rice to sell as local rice. The Controller in...

Adamawa govt. advises civil servants to plan for retirement age

Dr Edger Amos, the Adamawa Head of Civil Service  has advised workers in the state to ensure they plan for their retirement age to...

Rapist of minor in Adamawa begs for forgiveness, says not ‘concluded’...

A 30 year-old water vendor caught defiling a nine year-old girl in Adamawa has pleaded for leniency on the grounds that he had not...

Group says many households facing food insecurity in Adamawa

Adamawa Food Security Group, an Adamawa based NGO, says many households are facing food insecurity in the state and calls for urgent actions. Alhaji...

Adamawa Varsity Students call for more funding, recruitment of lecturers

Students of Adamawa State University (ADSU), Mubi, have called for more funding and recruitment of additional lecturers for the state owned institution to...

Adamawa govt. to flush out quack medical practitioners, says Gov. Fintiri

The Adamawa State Government is to collaborate with Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) to flush out quack medical practitioners from its...

2020 budget: Adamawa senator lauds Buhari’s suspension of foreign trips for...

The Vice Chairman, Senate Committee on Capital Market, Sen. Binos Yaroe (PDP-Adamawa), has lauded the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari suspending foreign travels...

Adamawa girls demand law against early marriage

Girls in Adamawa have urged the governor’s wife, Hajiya Lami Fintiri, to sponsor an early marriage prohibition bill to stop parents from marrying...

SMEDAN trains Adamawa school teachers on entrepreneurship

Nigeria’s Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency (SMEDAN) has organised an intensive building capacity for primary and secondary schools teachers in Adamawa on...

Adamawa lawmaker seeks for healthcare centre in constituency

Alhaji Abubakar Isa (APC- Shelleng) has called for deployment of qualified medical personnel and functional health centres in Shelleng Local Government Area of...

FG provides science education materials to Adamawa

The Federal Government has presented sciences and other essential educational materials to seven local government areas affected by Boko Haram insurgency in Adamawa. The...

Adamawa United FC supporters protest sack of chairman, players

Some supporters of Adamawa United FC on Monday, protested alleged sack of the club’s chairman, Emmanuel Zira, and the entire players,by the State...

Adamawa Assembly approves N9.9 billion loan for construction of 2,000 houses

Adamawa House of Assembly has approved request by Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri to secure N9.9 billion loan for the construction of 2,000 housing units...

Gunmen abduct 6 people in Adamawa

Gunmen on Saturday kidnapped six people at Gurin village in the Fufore/Gurin Local Government Area of Adamawa in Nigeria’s insurgency-wracked North-East. Alhaji Shuaibu Babas, the...

NUT appeals to Adamawa Govt on teachers’ promotion

The Adamawa chapter of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has expressed concern over non promotion of teachers in the state for 11 years. Comrade...

15th Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League: Adamawa Flames beat Kaduna Angels

Adamawa Flames Basketball Club defeated Kaduna Angels 63-57 in their Match Day Four fixture in the Savannah Conference phase of the 2019 Zenith Bank...

Commission distributes starter packs to 200 IDPs in Adamawa

The National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI) has distributed starter packs to over 200 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Adamawa. The...

Police arrest 2 kidnap suspects in Adamawa

Adamawa Police Command has confirmed the arrest of two suspected kidnappers in Song Local Government Area of Adamawa. The command spokesman, DSP Suleiman Yahaya, confirmed...

Fintiri condemns killing of Fulani leader in Adamawa

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa, on Wednesday, condemned the killing of Alh. Abdu Balli, the Chairman of Tabital Pulaaku, a Fulani socio-cultural group in...

Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League: Air Warriors win 80-24 to quench...

Air Warriors Babes opened their conference phase account in the 2019 Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League with an 80-24 thumping of Adamawa Flames of...

UNICEF provides N8bn support to Adamawa

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has provided cash support worth N8 billion to Adamawa through Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) from 2014...

Court sentences Adamawa ex-NBA Chairman, Magistrate to 3 years in...

( ) A Federal High Court in Yola on Thursday sentenced a former Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Chairman, Binanu Esthon and Magistrate Shehu...