Yobe confirms 906 cases, 61 deaths from cholera
The Yobe State Government, yesterday, confirmed 906 fresh cases of cholera, with 61 deaths and 50 others still on admission in hospitals across the state.
Army repels terrorist attack, kills scores in Yobe
Troops of 233 Battalion of the Nigerian Army at the weekend killed scores of Boko Haram insurgents in a fierce gun battle while repelling an attack on a military patrol team at Sasawa community in Yobe State.
The Dapchi conundrum
All is well that ends well? Apparently so - but not so soon the tsunami of controversies generated by the abduction of 110 school girls from Dapchi on February 19 and their eventual release five weeks later from captivity.
The call for local police - Part 2
Subsequent developments saw the NPF structured into zone, state, area and divisional commands, with the smallest administrative units being the local police stations.
Dapchi abduction: British military willing to assist, says Envoy
The General Advisor, British Military Advisory and Training Team (BMATT) in Nigeria, Major Ian Robertson, while condemning the attack and abduction of scores of students...
HURIWA blames ransom paid to Boko Haram terrorists for Dapchi girls kidnap
A pro-democracy and non-governmental organisation, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has blamed the ransom payments paid to Boko Haram terrorists...
Conflict zones and violence against children
According to United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), children in conflict zones around the world came under attack on a shocking scale throughout 2017 and have become frontline targets...
Yobe Government targets 90% access to water, sanitation by 2025
The Yobe Government says it will achieve 90 per cent access to water supply and sanitation by 2025 in line with the water and sanitation reform policy.