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  • Adamawa Govt Kicks As Ex-governor Nggilari Gets Bail

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    A Yola High Court, yesterday, granted bail to former governor Of Adamawa State, Balla James Nggilari who was sentenced to five years imprisonment for violation of procurement law and other corruption related offences, last month. Nggilari was granted bail on health grounds by Justice Nathan Musa who equally sentenced the appellant last month to five…

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  • Corruption: Yola High Court Slams 5 Years Sentence On Former Gov Ngillari

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    Yola High Court on Monday sentenced former Governor Bala James Ngillari to five ((5) years in prison without option or fine for corruption related case involving the purchase of 25 vehicles without following due process amounting to N167 million. The presiding judge, Justice Nathan Musa said that Ngilari was fund guilty of  5 count charges brought before…

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  • Adamawa Govt Approves N1bn For Pension Arrears

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    The sum of N1 billion has been approved by the Adamawa State government  for the payment of pension arrears for state and local  government pensioners in the state. The Chief of Staff to the governor, Alhaji Abdulrahaman Abba -Jimeta  made this known in Yola yesterday.  Jimeta who doubles as chairman of  the State Committee for…

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  • No Water Borne Diseases In Adamawa – Commissioner

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    Adamawa State Commissioner for Water Resources,Comrade Julius Kadala, has attributed the success recorded in eradicating water borne related diseases in the state since inception of this administration  to the commitment of the Governor Muhammadu Bindow-led administration to supply of quality portable water. Kadala told LEADERSHIP Weekend that the administration has released the sum of N86…

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  • Namdas, Reps Spokesman Loses Mother

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    Alhaji Abdulrazak Sa,ad Namdas, Member House of Representatives, representing Jada/Ganye/Mayo-Belwa/Toungo Federal Constituency from Adamawa state  and Chairman House Committee on Media has lost his mother. Hajiya Aishatu Namdas,aged 90 years died Friday in Yola after a  brief illness and was buried at her hometown Ganye local government of the state according to Islamic injunction. The deceased left behind six children, prominent among them,is…

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  • Gunmen Kill 5 Officials Of UN, Adamawa National Boundary Commission

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    Unknown gunmen have killed five  officials of the United Nations, the National  Boundary Commission (NBC) and Adamawa State Ministry of Land and Survey when there were on delineation mission of border towns between Adamawa  and the Cameroun Republic following judgement of the International court in 2002. The officials were said to have been attacked and killed along…

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  • 75 Fostered Parents Receives N14,000 Monthly Stipends In Adamwa

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    No fewer than 75  fostered parents to 150 orphans who lost  parents  to the Boko Haram insurgency, in Maiha local government area of Adamawa state,have started receiving monthly stipends  allowances of N14,000 Naira each for  a period of one year. Dr Abdullahi Belel,who is the Chairman JANNA Health Foundation made this known at launch  of the welfare package over the weekend…

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