Posts Tagged ‘Adamawa State’

North East Governors Meet To Resolve Security Issues

By Adejumo Enock Northeast Governors met in Yola, Adamawa State capital to discuss issues of kidnapping and insurgency ravaging most of its states. The Host Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri in his speech called on other governors to prioritize security issues and also rally against other issues that are setting the subregion back. The Governor also stressed […]

#Covid-19: Two Individuals Slip Out Of Gombe Test Centre, One Nabbed, Adamawa Governor Fintiri Urges Collective Responsibility

His Excellency, Governor Ahmadu Umar Fintiri of Adamawa State has expressed his alarm at the rise in numbers of individuals infected with Coronavirus in the state. He intimated this in an address earlier today, on the Covid-19 lockdown pandemic. Fintiri opined that despite being among the lowest in the Federation,two more cases have been confirmed, […]

BREAKING| Adamawa Governor Sacks Permanent Secretaries

Adamawa State governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has ordered the immediate sack of all permanent secretaries not on Grade Level 17 before appointment. The state’s civil service rule stipulates the procedure for Permanent Secretaries, pegging the qualification at Grade Level 17. Fintiri gave the directive on Wednesday in Yola, the state capital, while receiving the final report […]

Another Police DPO Kidnapped by Gunmen In Adamawa

The Adamawa State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of Ahijo Mujeli, Divisional Police Officer in charge of Mubi North. DSP Suleiman Nguroje, spokesperson for the command, told SaharaReporters on Thursday morning that the cop was kidnapped Tuesday night near the Mubi city gate. Nguroje said, “He was driving in his car around 6:30pm along […]

Gov Fintiri picks Atiku’s son, 22 others as commissioner nominees[See Documents]

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has forwarded a list of 23 commissioner nominees to the State Assembly for screening and confirmation as commissioners. Prominent among the commissioner designates is Adamu Atiku, the first son of Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in 2019 general election. Abdullahi Prambe, […]

Adamawa School Principals Defy Free Education Order, Charge N22,000 Fees

Education policy declared by Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, has been ignored by some school principals as new students are made to pay N22,795 as school fees. Saharareporters sampled a dozen of metropolitan admission forms issued to new intakes, indicating varied sums of money payable both in cash at the school and into bank […]