Care for orphans to secure life after, Mala Buni urges
The governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni, has offered additional support to the Yetim Care Foundation Orphanage, where orphaned students receive education and training. Speaking during a visit to the orphanage in Damaturu yesterday, the governor said children who are orphans deserve special care and attention to help them grow into responsible members of…
Motorists, commuters want stations hoarding petrol in Yobe sanctioned
Motorists and commuters in Damaturu, have urged the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to sanction petrol stations not selling...
Controversy over runaway policemen in Boko Haram fight
The Nigeria Police Force yesterday denied reports that more than a hundred anti-riot policemen absconded from an ongoing training at the Special Forces School, Buni-Yadi, Yobe State.
Boko Haram attacks Yobe community, torches houses
Suspected Boko Haram insurgents in a convoy of three gun trucks attacked Katarko community in Yobe State, torching several houses yesterday about 5pm.
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.
Yobe governor donates N200m to complete barrack
Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State has donated N200m to complete the construction of a military barracks in Damaturu, the state capital.
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 School attack getting every attention it deserves, says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the families of students reportedly abducted from the Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi in Yobe State that no effort would be spared in bringing succour to them.