• NDLEA arrests 20 suspects, seizes 61.4kg hard drugs in Yola

    NDLEA arrests 20 suspects, seizes 61.4kg hard drugs in Yola

    It was gathered that the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Adamawa command ,yesterday confirmed the arrest of 20 suspects and seizure of 61.465 kg of hard drugs at Yola abattoir and Jambutu Central motor park.

    The state Commandant, Mr. Yakubu Kibo, in an interview in Yola, revealed that the success follow the command’s relentless raid operation carried out to dislodge some major drug abuse joints in the state capital.

    He expressed the worry that during the raid, huge packets of Tramadol […]

  • Yola residents laud release of 21 Chibok girls

    Yola residents laud release of 21 Chibok girls

    Some residents of Yola, Adamawa, have expressed delight at the release of 21 Chibok girls by their abductors.

    The residents said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the development would boost government efforts to secure the release of the rest of the schoolgirls.

    The state Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Malam Ahmad Sajoh, lauded the development and called for more action to secure the release of the remaining Chibok girls and others abducted by the insurgents.

    “I also […]

  • NDLEA arrests truck conveying three tonnes of drugs in Yola

    NDLEA arrests truck conveying three tonnes of drugs in Yola

    It was gathered that the Adamawa Command of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Wednesday said it arrested a truck conveying three tonnes of drug in the state.

    Last week, NDLEA arrested a Nigerian man, Abiodun Israel Banjo, who resides in Pretoria, South Africa, after he was found with parcels of illicit drugs, tested to be methamphetamine.

    The state Commander of the agency, Mr. Yakubu Kibo, said at a news briefing in Yola that the drug was estimated at N15 […]

  • Photos from the troops Sallah celebration in Yola and Maiduguri

    Photos from the troops Sallah celebration in Yola and Maiduguri

    The troops in Yola, Adamawa and in Maiduguri, Borno state fighting Boko Haram members, took out time to to also celebrate the Sallah holiday. They had a small party where they had a lot to eat and make merry.

    The troops in Yola, Adamawa and in Maiduguri, Borno state fighting Boko Haram members, took out time to to also celebrate the Sallah holiday. They had a small party where they had a lot to eat and make

  • IGP launches conducive housing scheme for inspectors, others in Yola

    IGP launches conducive housing scheme for inspectors, others in Yola

    Mr Solomon Arase, The Inspector General of Police  has commissioned sixty four units of semi detached bungalows named after former IGP Gambo Jimeta Police Housing Estate in Yola,Adamawa State capital.

    Mr. Arase said the Force is determined in provision of shelter for its workforce, by providing conducive accommodation to the Inspectors and Rank and file who are vulnerable to such need.

    Commissioning the semi-detached bungalows Wednesday in Yola, IGP Arase, who was represented by the Adamawa State Police Commissioner, Ghazzali Mohammed announced […]

  • Deadly explosion rocks NNPC filling Station in Yola

    Deadly explosion rocks NNPC filling Station in Yola

    According to reports, a deadly explosion has rocked Yola, sending wild flames into the atmosphere. The deadly explosion, which occurred at the Wuro-jobe area of the metropolis, around 8pm is believed to have claimed two cars, which were charred beyond repair, sending motorist who queued around the vicinity to scamper for their dear lives.

    No live was claimed in the explosion, eye witness said. The explosion, according to a military officer who spoke from the scene, was from a filling station […]

  • SO SAD: 32 killed, 80 injured in bomb attack in Yola yesterday … See Graphic photo

    SO SAD: 32 killed, 80 injured in bomb attack in Yola yesterday … See Graphic photo

    As many as 32 people have been confirmed dead while 80 others were injured in the bomb attack at a motor park in Jambutu in Yola, Adamawa state yesterday November 17th. The incident occurred at about 8.30 last night. Found a very graphic picture from the scene of the incident..if you have the heart, see it

  • BREAKING: Bomb explosion suspected by Boko Haram insurgents rips Yola Market

    BREAKING: Bomb explosion suspected by Boko Haram insurgents rips Yola Market

    A powerful bomb explosion on Tuesday evening ripped through a vegetable market at the lorry park along Jimeta bypass in Yola, Adamawa state, just as traders were locking up for the day.

    According to a resident of the city, Gambo Ibrahim revealed that the explosion was deafening and widely heard, adding that “I am currently at the scene and we are helping to remove those injured to the hospital. Seriously, from what I can see here, there are dead bodies littered […]

  • Aisha Buhari Pays Visit To Survivors Of Bomb Blast At Yola IDP Camp (Photos)

    Aisha Buhari Pays Visit To Survivors Of Bomb Blast At Yola IDP Camp (Photos)

    Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari yesterday September 17th paid a visit to Federal Medical Center in Yola, Adamawa state where she met with the survivors of the bomb blast incident at the Malkohi IDP camp in Adamawa state which occurred last week.

    Another photo

  • A Male Boko Haram Disguises As A Woman Apprehended In Yola (Photo)

    A Male Boko Haram Disguises As A Woman Apprehended In Yola (Photo)

    A male Boko Haram member who disguised as a woman was apprehended in Yola, Adamawa state this afternoon.

    After interrogation and torture, he confessed to being a member of the sect and said that there are 29 other members of the sect currently in Yola. See more pic

  • Hospital seeks blood donation from public to victims of Yola blast

    Hospital seeks blood donation from public to victims of Yola blast

    Yola – The Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Yola, has called on members of the Public to donate blood to victims of Thursday’s bomb blast that occurred at Yola Market.

    The Public Relations Officer of the centre,Malam Mohammed Dodo, made the call Friday in Yola in an interview.

    Dodo said the hospital blood bank and other facilities such as drugs had been overstretched as a result of the incident.

    ” As I am speaking to you, we have 31 dead and 22 people seriously […]