Thursday, February 9, 2023

North-East

Passengers get ₦100,000 each as ISWAP gifts old banknotes in Borno

Another source which confirmed the development said the terrorists urged them to exchange the old banknotes at the banks.

Buhari leaves as Bauchi APC campaign rally ends abruptly over power outage

The public address system broke down while Abdullahi Adamu, national chairman of the ruling party, was addressing the gathering.

Taraba assembly speaker resigns, replaced

Normally, sitting begins by 10am but Wednesday’s session in which the former Speaker tendered his resignation, took place before the official plenary time.

Four die in auto crash involving Adamawa governor’s convoy

The governor, who narrowly escaped death by the whispers when a truck which lost control almost rammed into his stationary motorcade last week, assisted in the rescue operation.

Appeal Court reinstates Adamawa, Taraba APC guber candidates

The APC has also been ordered to resubmit the names of the duo to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in compliance to the verdict of the Appellate Court.

Thugs pelt stones, other dangerous objects, at Atiku’s convoy in Borno

The incident occurred in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno, an All Progressive Congress (APC) controlled state, where the former vice president had gone to campaign.

Lawan loses as court declares Machina Yobe North senatorial candidate

Mr Machina turned down several pleas to cede the position to the Senate President despite his party submitting the name of Mr Lawan as its candidate to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

Machina threatens legal action over his removal as Yobe North senatorial candidate

Mr Machina rebuffed appeals to step down for Mr Lawan after the later who was declared the consensus candidate of the ruling party for its presidential ticket lost to Bola Tinubu, former Lagos governor.

2023: Defeated presidential aspirant Bala Mohammed wins Bauchi PDP guber ticket

Mr Mohammed who lost the presidential ticket of the opposition party emerged winner of the exercise held on Saturday in Bauchi, the state capital.
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