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Dozens feared killed in Yola bomb blasts

• ‘Boko Haram is world’s deadliest terrorist group’ • 28,750 Nigerians die in nine years of insurgents attacks • Troops slay 23 terrorists, rescue 150 captives in Borno IT was a gruesome bloodbath with body parts littering the Yola ,…

Appeal Court quashes ex-Gov Nyako’s impeachment

YOLA—THE Yola Division of Federal Court of Appeal, Adamawa State, yesterday  nullified the impeachment of Former Governor Murtala Nyako. The five Judges led by Justice Jumai Hannatu Sankey in a unanimous judgment, described Nyako’s…

EFCC Docks Ex-Adamawa Council Boss Over N928m Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday, arraigned one Felix Tangwami, former chairman Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa state, before Justice Helen Nuhu Hamman Joda of Adamawa State High Court, sitting in…

Boko Haram: We’re still living in fear – residents

Residents of northeastern Nigeria were gripped by fear and anxiety on Tuesday after two days of bloodshed blamed on Boko Haram, pouring scorn on government claims the jihadist group was “largely defeated”. More than 50 people were killed…

Facebook activates safety feature after Yola bombing

Facebook has activated its “Safety Check” feature for the first time in Nigeria, after a bombing likely carried out by Boko Haram killed more than 30 late on Tuesday. “We’ve activated Safety Check again after the bombing in Nigeria…

Over 30 killed, 80 injured in new Yola blast

More than 30 people were killed Tuesday when a bomb blast ripped through packed crowds in Yola, northeast Nigeria, just days after President Muhammadu Buhari visited declaring that Boko Haram were close to defeat. The explosion…

Breaking: Nigerian Air Force Plane crash in Yola

A Nigerian Air force Plane has crashed in Yola, the capital city of Adamawa State. The director of Defence Information for the Nigerian Armed Forces, Colonel Rabe Abubakar confirmed the incident to an online news, sahara reporters. The…