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Fire Razes Shops, Goods Worth Millions In Popular Yobe Market

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Several shops and goods worth millions of naira were on Saturday destroyed by fire at Nguru popular central market in Yobe State. The Chairman of the Nguru Local ...
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ISWAP Frees Yobe Official, One Other After 4 Months In Captivity

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The Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) has released Ali Shehu a.k.a. Mai Lalle, a Yobe State Government staff it abducted four months ago. The liaison officer was ...
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Former Yobe Lawmaker, Others Defect To APC

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A former Member of Yobe State House of Assembly, Alhaji Audu Babale alongside his supporters have joined the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Damaturu. The News Agency of ...
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PDP Files Lawsuit To Remove Mai Mala Buni As Yobe Governor

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Mai Mala Buni The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dragged Mai Mala Buni to court, seeking his removal from office as Governor of Yobe state. In the ...
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151 drug traffickers arrested in Yobe

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The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Yobe state command has disclosed that it arrested a total of 151 suspected drug offenders in a year. This was disclosed ...
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Boko Haram members distribute Ramadan packages and cash to residents of Borno and Yobe state » NEWS

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Suspected members of the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), formerly known as Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād have reportedly ...
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Thousands displaced, scores dead as Boko Haram insurgents sack Geidam in Yobe » NEWS

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Atleast two thousand people have been displaced and scores killed as Boko Haram insurgents reportedly invaded and took over Geidam, Yobe state. WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that the insurgents who ...
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Troops arrest Boko Haram informant in Yobe » NEWS

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The Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have arrested suspected Boko Haram informant whose spying activities and that of his accomplices were responsible for the attacks on troops ...
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Troops arrest Boko Haram informant in Yobe » NEWS

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The Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have arrested suspected Boko Haram informant whose spying activities and that of his accomplices were responsible for the attacks on troops ...
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Yobe Governor Pays 24 Gold Coins As Dowry to Marry Abacha’s Daughter (Photo)

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Buni and Gumsu   The governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni has paid 24 gold coins to marry Gumsu Sani Abacha, the daughter of a former Nigerian ...
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NDLEA arrest Chadian Boko Haram drug supplier in Taraba, trans-border trafficker in Yobe » NEWS

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A 35-year-old Chadian who sells narcotics to insurgents was arrested with assorted drugs by the operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Jalingo, Taraba State. ...
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Fire razes popular Gashua Hay market, destroys goods worth millions of Naira in Yobe » NEWS

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Traders count losses as goods worth millions of naira were reportedly razed by fire at popular Gashua Hay market in Yobe State. This is coming barely 7 ...
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Boko Haram insurgents invade Yobe community, raze school and health care center » NEWS

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A primary school and a healthcare centre have been razed by unknown gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram insurgents during an attack on Katarko community in Gujba ...
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APC wins all 17 chairmanship, councillorship seats in Yobe » NEWS

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The All Progressive Congress (APC) party in Yobe state has swept all the 17 Local Government Chairmen elections in the state. The 178 candidates for the councillorships ...
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35 year-old man arrested for allegedly raping 90 year-old woman in Yobe

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A 35-year old man identified as Mohammed Faruk has been apprehended for allegedly assaulting and molesting a 90-year old woman in Gadaka town. ASP Dungus Abdulkarim, Police ...
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Boko Haram Terrorist Launches Fresh Attack In Yobe

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Gunmen suspected to be members of Boko Haram terrorist group have attacked Garin Gada, a village about 12 km from Geidam town, Yobe State. According to sources from ...
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18-year-old teen who died during sex romp in Yobe gov’t lodge has been identified

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18-year-old teen who reportedly died during sex romp in Yobe government lodge has been identified as Bilikisu Ali. Recall that the 18-year-old teen who completed her secondary ...
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Gunmen storm Gujba town, burn school, construction work equipment in Yobe

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Gubja town in Yobe state have been invaded by gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram terrorists and gunshots were reportedly fired sporadically. WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that the ...
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Suspected Boko Haram Insurgents attacks Geidam town in Yobe

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Suspected members of Boko Haram Wednesday evening attacked Geidam, a town in Yobe State. Sources in the town confirmed the incident. It was learnt that the gunshots ...
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Group hails COAS Buratai, Military over sacrifices in restoring peace to Yobe State

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Some stakeholders from 17 local governments in Yobe State have applauded Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai and the nation’s military for restoring peace in the ...
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‘Allow your son spend Christmas in Yobe’ – Omokri dares Buhari

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Former presidential aide, Reno Omokri, has dared the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd) to allow his son spend the New Year in either Borno or Yobe, without ...
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Nigerian Soldier Allegedly Commits Suicide At Duty Post In Yobe, Leaves Note For Wife (Graphic Photos)

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A Nigerian Solider identified as LCpl Victor Ojeamiran, allegedly committed Suicide while on his duty post at HQ 27 TF Bde Buni Gari in Gujba LGA of Yobe ...
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Amnesty, CSOs hail PMB, military for total eradication of Boko Haram from Yobe State

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The Global Amnesty Watch (GAW) and a coalition of civil society organizations have commended President Muhammadu Buhari and the military for totally wiping out Boko Haram insurgents from Yobe State. ...
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Abducted Yobe district head regains freedom

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Gunmen [Image for depiction purpose only] Yobe Police Command on Tuesday confirmed that the abducted District Head of Mashio, Alhaji Isa Mai-Buba, has been released by his captors. ...
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District head abducted by gunmen in Yobe

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Alhaji Isa Mai-Buba, the District Head of Jajere in Fune Local Government Area of the state has been abducted by unknown gunmen. The Police Command in Yobe has ...
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Insecurity: Yobe State forever grateful to President Buhari for freeing citizens from Boko Haram

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The Yobe Peace and Development Movement (YPDM) says the state remains forever grateful to President Muhammadu Buhari for eliminating Boko Haram terrorists from its territory. YPDM made this ...
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Yobe announces reopening of schools

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Yobe State government has announced August 8, 2020 as date for the reopening of schools across the state. The new date applies to all boarding schools in the ...
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She gave her consent, teacher tells police after he was arrested for raping a girl, 10 in Yobe

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An Assistant headteacher working with Jajere Central Primary School, Abubakar Musa has been arrested by the men of Yobe state police command for allegedly raping one of his ...
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APC dissolves National Working Committee, Yobe Gov heads caretaker committee

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BREAKING: APC dissolves National Working Committee, Yobe Gov heads caretaker committee Home NEWS BREAKING BREAKING: APC dissolves National Working Committee, Yobe Gov heads caretaker committee ...
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Breaking: APC dissolves NWC, appoints Yobe Gov caretaker chairman

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has dissolved the National Working Committee (NWC) of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party. Following the dissolution, the party appointed the ...
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