Nigeria Confirms 454 Fresh Covid-19 Infections, Ortom’s Family Affected

Nigeria has recorded 454 new Covid-19 infections in 19 states. The breakdown of the new infections shows that Lagos State has 87; Edo-63; FCT-60; Ondo-41; Benue-32; Abia-31; Ogun-29; Oyo-19 and Kaduna-17. Others are Delta-16; Enugu-15; Borno-14; Plateau-9; Nasarawa-8; Kano-5; Bauchi-4; Gombe-2; Katsina and Kogi-1 each. Wife of Benue State Governor, Dr. Eunice Ortom, her son […]

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BUA Group to Establish Cement, Power Plants in Adamawa

The BUA Group of Companies is to set up a three-million metric tonnes of cement plant and 50 megawatts of power plant respectively in Guyuk and Lamurde local government areas of Adamawa State. The company will also provide three ambulances and N200 million to the government to help in the fight against the novel coronavirus […]

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Fintiri Flags Off Distribution of Relief Items To Flood Victims

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri Friday flagged off distribution of relief materials to 600 flood victims covering 12 local government areas in Adamawa State. The items included mattresses, wheelbarrows, sawing machines, cartons of insecticides and pesticides, bags of fertilizer, water pump generators and some food stuffs. Speaking at the event at the Central Stores of the […]

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Nigeria Records 626 Fresh COVID-19 Infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 626 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 27,110. Lagos remains the epicentre for the disease.  “Till date, 27,110 cases have been confirmed, 10,801 cases have been discharged and 616 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the […]

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Man Nabbed By Police for Impregnating Teenage Daughter

The Adamawa State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a man, Mathew Joseph, allegedly for raping and getting his daughter pregnant. Mathew Joseph, said to be 42 years old,  allegedly had frequent sexual intercourse with his 17-year-old daughter at their residence in Yola South Local Government Area. Confirming this, the state Police Public Relations […]

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Adamawa NUJ Commiserates With Numan Traditional Council Over Hama Bachama

The Adamawa State Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has commiserated with the Numan Traditional Council over the death of Hama Bachama, Humon Honest Stephen Irmiya. The NUJ said in a condolence letter signed by Secretary, Fidelis Jockthan, that it shared the grief of the late monarch’s family, the Numan Traditional Council, the Bwatiye […]

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Delta Hit Hard as Nigeria Confirms 790 New Coronavirus Infections

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says COVID-19 recoveries in Nigeria have surpassed 10,000. In an update Wednesday night, the NCDC announced that 790 new infections were reported from across the country, bringing the total so far to 26,484. The NCDC stated, “On the 1st of July 2020, 790 new confirmed cases and 13 […]

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Govt to Construct Six-Km Roads in Yola Town

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has declared that government will construct six kilometers of township roads in Yola town as procurement has already commenced and soon contractors will be mobilized to site. He revealed this when he received stakeholders from Yola South local government area who were in the Government House, Yola on a courtesy call […]

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Hama Bachama: Demsa Lawmaker Condoles Govt, People of Adamawa

The member representing Demsa constituency in the Adamawa State House of Assembly, Hon. Kate Raymond Mamuno has expressed grief over Bachama traditional ruler Hama Bachama, Humon Honest Stephen Irmiya who died on Sunday in Numan. The lawmaker in a statement made available to newsmen in Yola on behalf of Demsa Constituency, said the demise of […]

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Adamawa Inaugurates Public Procurement Bureau, Fiscal Responsibility Commission

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri Wednesday swore into office Chairman, Bureau of Public Procurement, Mr. Yakubu Ngbale, as well as Chairman and member of the Fiscal Responsibility Commission, Alhaji Kabiru Muhammad Bakari and Alhaji Adamu Chagwa. Speaking during the ceremony that was held in his office in Yola, Governor Umaru Fintiri congratulated the appointees and charged […]

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