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Adamawa NHP project at 90% completion – Aminu Sambo


Adamawa state Controller of Housing, Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Aminu Sambo, has disclosed that the National Housing Programme (NHP) in the state has reached 90 per cent completion level. Sambo also noted that a total of 100 housing units have been built in the state by the ministry. He told journalists that the houses comprised of ...

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Minister calls out contractor for abandoning road project


The Minister of State for Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Mustapha Shehuri, has summoned the contractor handling Mararaba Mubi-Michika-Madagali road, Rhas Nigeria Limited, for abandoning the project. Shehuri summoned the constructor on Saturday in Yola during an inspection of some Federal Government road projects in Adamawa. He expressed dissatisfaction over the abandonment of the project by the contractor after collecting ...

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Adamawa flood victims cries out over FG’s neglect

Flood victims

Flood victims in Adamawa State have appealed to the Federal Government to come to their aid to ease their hardship. Reports show that between July and September this year, thousands of people were affected by floods in 18 out of the 21 local government areas of the state. Findings reveal that the majority of those that were affected by the ...

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15 Villages burnt down as herdsmen attack Adamawa communities

herdsmen attack

Fifteen persons have been killed and four communities completely burnt down after a suspected herdsmen attack on Wednesday in a community called Numan, Local Government Area of Adamawa State. The herdsmen attack came barely three days after Boko Haram suicide bombers attacked two mosques in Mubi, killing dozens and injuring many more. The villages affected were Bang, Nyanga, Bonki and ...

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Boko Haram sets hospital on fire, kills three people

Boko Haram sets hospital on fire, kills three persons

Suspected Boko Haram insurgents have attacked a Madagali community, killing atleast three persons and abducted few others. Residents said armed insurgents raided Pallam village on Monday night, shooting and looting property. A displaced resident, Adiel Yakubu said the insurgents burnt three persons to death and injured several others before setting a hospital on fire. “We heard gun shots and confusion ...

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LAND CONFLICTS: How it started and why it still occurs

Land conflicts

All over the world, people struggle for land. Many of them struggle with land conflicts and some of them struggle to solve them peacefully. This article aims to facilitate the understanding of people’s position, attitude and behaviour, as well as their underlying interests and motivation when an asset such as land ownership is at stake. From the ancient Greek myths ...

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Gov Jibrilla tells contractors to return to site or refund the money given to them

Gov Jibrilla tells contractors to return to site or refund the money given to them

Vanguard reports that Governor Muhammadu Jibrilla of Adamawa State has given road contractors two weeks ultimatum to resume work or refund the money the state government mobilised them with. According to Vanguard, Governor Jibrilla, while speaking to newsmen yesterday in Yola, said his administration would ensure that any contractor, who collected government money, delivered on the job or would be ...

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The Best Wildlife Parks in Nigeria.


Nigeria has some of the best tourist attraction sites in Africa but when it comes to wildlife, the east African countries take the lead. Regardless, the most populous nation in Africa has some great wildlife in their natural habitat it can boast of.   The animals in our wildlife parks are unique not just because they made it out of ...

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