Monday, 6th December 2021
Breaking News:

North East

5 Oct 2020
U.S. visa ban stems from misinformation, says Adeyemi The House of Representatives, yesterday, disclosed that it will probe the closure of some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs), donor agencies and development partners in the North East region. Chairman, House Committee on Civil Societies and Development Partners, Kabir Idris, stated this during an oversight…
9 Sep 2020
I read the article of the above caption in your 20th August, 2020 edition. The article was eminently and scholarly written by Victor Mayomi and I wish to make this rejoinder thereto.
30 Aug 2020
Reported abandonment of food production by farmers in the North East is unfortunate and should not be taken lightly by the authorities.
31 Jul 2020
To end violence against women and children in the North East, Houses of Assembly speakers of the region’s six states are fast-tracking the passage of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) bill.
10 Jul 2020
There is a possibility that bands of fleeing terrorists from the North East are migrating to the North West and North Central zones with sophisticated weapons and turning to armed bandits...
25 Apr 2020
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has continued with his operational tour of troops’ locations in the North East.
17 Apr 2020
Victims Support Fund (VSF) has earmarked N1 billion as palliative for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the North East as the world battles the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
24 Mar 2020
The World Health Organisation (WHO) North East Emergency Manager, Dr. Collins Owili, has said with the prevalence of mental illness among 24.5 million Nigerians, 650, 000...
25 Jan 2020
The Federal Government is working toward resettling and reintegrating communities displaced by the lingering violence in the North-East...
12 Jan 2020
Following the accusation of uniform men extorting commuters on highways in the Northeast, an anti-corruption group, Human and Environmental Development Agenda...
5 Jan 2020
The Nigerian Army says, its troops in the North East theatre of operations have tested the recently inducted indigenous Mines Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles against Boko Haram terrorists
19 Dec 2019
Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has flagged off the 2019 dry season farming to support 35,000 small-scale farming households in the North East.


Uber and Bolt drivers have called on ride hailing companies operating in Nigeria to conduct proper profiling of riders in order to stop frequent killing of innocent drivers by criminally minded users.
1 hour ago
Suspected pirates have abducted an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) and four contract staff working at the Conoil field in Koluama 1 in Bayelsa.
1 hour ago
NAIROBI, Kenya, 6 December 2021- /African Media Agency (AMA) /- The Kerry Group has expanded its footprint in Africa following its acquisition of Rwanda-based Afribon. This transaction further enhances Kerry’s focus as a leading business to business ingredient solutions provider for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical markets.  Launched in 2012, Afribon is specialised in the…
1 hour ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Auditors-General across the country to introduce strategies that will help stamp out corruption from the system.
2 hours ago
The Borno Police Command on Monday said it arrested five suspected rapists and a woman in possession of 90 rounds of ammunition.