Tag Archives: Gombe

COVID-19: Patients In Gombe Isolation Centre Flee, Protest Over Poor Welfare

Pandemonium rocked Kwadon Community on Tuesday as COVID-19 patients at isolation facility in Kwadon community, Yamaltu Deba Local Government Area (LGA) of Gombe forced their way out of the facility to protest over the poor welfare by the state government and the COVID-19 Taskforce.. According to Guardian Newpspaer, nearly 20 patients took over the Federal highway linking…

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ICYMI: Nigeria Records 196 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Reaches 1,728

On Wednesday, Nigeria recorded 196 cases of coronavirus, its highest daily figure since the first case was recorded in February. Before the new cases were announced, the highest daily figure was 195 recorded on Tuesday. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) also recorded seven deaths from the disease, bringing the total number of deaths to 51…

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UK Government Warns Citizens Against Travelling To 21 States In Nigeria

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) of the United Kingdom has cautioned British nationals against travelling to 21 states in Nigeria. In a statement on its website “updated June 17, 2019” and “still current at June 18, 2019,” the FCO listed the states as: Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Gombe, “riverine areas of Delta, Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa…

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Boko Haram May Spread To Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba – Bishop Onuaha

Bishop Sunday Onuoha, The Co-Chairman, Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace, has warned that the Boko Haram insurgency group in the North-East may spread to Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba states.  He said this  could lead to the displacement of thousands of people in the states. Onuoha said  at the 2nd IDFP General Assembly in Abuja…

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