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One Person dies, 9 injured As Another Explosion Rocks Yobe Town

By HASSAN JIRGIm Damaturu Barely five days after an attack occurred at Gaidam town, in Gaidam local government when suspected members of Boko Haram slaughtered about 12 persons in drinking joint, another explosion has rocked Gashua town at another drinking

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2023 Yobe Governorship: Abba Gana Tata Picks PDP Forms

BY HASSAN JIRGI, DAMATURU Hon Abba Gana Tata, has obtained the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorshipnomination and expression of interest forms to contest 2023 election in Yobe State. Tata, who spoke after picking the forms, pledged to reduce unemployment in

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Yobe Reps Member, Empowers 200 Constituent’s Youths

By Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu A member of the House of Representatives, representing Bade/Jakusko FederalConstituency in Yobe State, Honourable Zakariya’u Mohammed Galadima, istraining 200 youths of both genders in vocational skills acquisition and entrepreneurship development through the Industrial Training Fund (ITF)

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Police Arrest Soldier, 2 Others For Robbery In Yobe

BY HASSAN JIRGI, DAMATURU The Nigerian Police, Yobe Command, has arrested three suspects including a military personnel for house breaking and armed robbery in Damaturu, the Yobe state capital. The Command disclosed this in a statement signed and made available

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2023: PDP Kicks Off e-Registration Of Members In Yobe

By Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu The Yobe State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has commenced its electronic membership registration and revalidation exercise in the state. According to the State coordinator of the PDP e-registration, Dr Mamu Mohammed, disclosed this

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10 killed, 17 injured In Yobe Road Crash – FRSC

BY HASSAN JIRGI, Damaturu The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Yobe State, on Wednesday evening confirmed the death of 12 people who lost their lives in a motor accident in Hore-Nyowa village of Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe

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FG Commissions Boreholes In Yobe Communities

By HASSAN JIRGI,  Damaturu The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, have commissioned and handed over solar-powered boreholes to communities of four local government areas of Yobe state. The Minister Dr Mohammed Mahmood Abubakar, who was represented by the

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Insecurity: Yobe Traditional Ruler Urges Muslims, Christians To Intensify on Prayers

Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu The Emir of Bade, in Yobe state, Alhaji Abubakar Suleiman, has called on Muslim Ummah and Christians Association of Nigeria to intensify prayers against the insecurity challenges affecting the country He urges Muslims all over the country

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Yobe Special Adviser Lauds Buni Over Road Construction, Others

BY HASSAN JIRGI, DAMATURU Special Adviser to Governor of Yobe State on Water Resources, Hon Kachallah Mai Hassan, has commended Governor Hon Mai Mala Buni over his achievements in the area of road construction across the state. Speaking to AljazirahNigeria

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Yobe APC: Consensus Gadaka As Party Chairman, Others

Hassan Jirgi, Damaturu. The Yobe State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) on Saturday held a hitch-free congress with the state Treasurer of the state party Alhaji Mohammed Gadaka emerging as the consensus candidate as the state chairman of

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