Tag Archives: Adamawa

Adamawa Discharges All COVID-19 Patients From State’s Isolation Centre

Adamawa State Government has confirmed that all COVID-19 patients receiving treatment in the state’s isolation centre have been discharged. The state’s Commissioner for Health, Prof Abdullahi Isa, who disclosed this while speaking with journalists on Tuesday, said a total of 42 persons tested positive for COVID-19 while four persons died of the disease since the…

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COVID-19: Adamawa Records 11 New COVID-19 Cases, Three More Deaths

Adamawa has recorded three more COVID-19 deaths as the state confimed 11 new cases of the virus on Wednesday May 27 2020. According to Sahara Reporters, Commissioner for Health, Prof Abdullahi Isa, gave the confirmation during a briefing with journalists in Yola, the state capital. He said, “11 new cases have been recorded in Adamawa State and sadly,…

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COVID-19: Here’s The List Of States In Nigeria With No Confirmed Cases

On Tuesday night, April 22, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control recorded 732 cases of COVID-19 in the country making the number of states with confirmed cases increase to twenty-five. The NCDC confirmed 117 new cases in Nigeria in one day. However, there have been 197 recoveries from the deadly virus. From the health agency’s breakdown, we gathered the…

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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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Adamawa APC Declares Ban Of Political Ambition In The State Capital

Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Adamawa State, Ibrahim Bilal, on the 21st of August, declared the ban of aspiration to contest all political offices except office of the Governor in the state capital. Issuing a stern warning against declaration of interest in Yola, the state capital, Bilal said: “Henceforth all aspirants vying for political…

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“Support of Nigerian Women is The Driving Force of My Husband “- Aisha Buhari

The wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha Buhari has identified the support of Nigerian women as the “driving force” for her husband. The Director of Information in the office of the president’s wife, Suleiman Haruna, issued a statement on Wednesday which quotes Aisha as stating this in Yola, Adamawa state, while distributing food items to…

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N2.9bn Fraud: Ex-Adamawa Gov, Fintiri Remanded In Prison

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC), on Thursday, June 30, 2016, arraigned Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri and Mayim Construction and Properties Limited before Justice A.R. Mohammed of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on a 5-count charge of money laundering to the tune of N2.9billion. Fintiri, a former speaker, who also served briefly…

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