• Haunted By Boko Haram

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    Even with the defeat of Boko Haram terrorists, drivers whose vehicles bear number plates of North-east states face odium, suspicion and excessive scrutiny on the roads by security agents and wary road users. Francis Okoye, Maiduguri, Hussaini Jirgi, Damaturu, and Hussaini Hammangado, Yola write. nsurgency in the North-east did not only hit the social and…

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  • FCE Potiskum Shuts Down Over Unpaid Allowance

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    The Federal College of Education Technical, Potiskum, Yobe State, has embarked on an indefinite strike over the non-payment of their outstanding allowances and other demands from the management of the college. Investigation made by LEADERSHIP Weekend  yesterday, show that the union members agitations led to the disruption of academic activities at the college and sent…

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  • Yobe APC Expels 11 Members

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    The Yobe state chapter of All Progressive Congress (APC) has expelled 11 members from the party for allegedly violating the party’s constitution and engaging in several anti-party activities as well as showing disrespect for the Governor and party leaders in the state. Speaking to Sunday Leadership shortly after the explusion yesterday, the state chairman of…

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  • Yobe’s Only PDP Rep Calls For Unity

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    Yobe State House of Representatives member, Hon. Sabo Garbu, who legislates for Potiskum/Nangere Federal Constituency, has called on all politicians in the state to unite for common developmental goal of the state. Hon Garbu, who is the only PDP House of Reps member from Yobe State, made this call shortly after an appellate court confirmed…

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  • Damaturu Under Boko Haram Attack

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    Damaturu the Yobe State capital was attacked by Boko Haram Insurgents, the capital came under the insurgents’ attack again, yesterday. Residents told LEADERSHIP Weekend that the attack started just after 7pm when everyone was indoors as a result of the dusk to dawn curfew in the state capital. They said they could hear sounds of…

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