Friday, 23 March 2018

Photos: Popular Eatery, BABZ LOUNGE in Yola gutted by fire

Popular eatery, Babz lounge along Police Roundabout, in Jimeta, Adamawa state was this afternoon gutted by fire. According to inside sources, the fire was caused by fluctuations in the power supply which affected the change over panel of the outfit. Cars parked around the vicinity were immediately evacuated to avoid further damage. See more photos below...











Wednesday, 14 March 2018

BREAKING NEWS: Unexploded Bomb Canisters discovered in Adamawa Community




Fear looms over the air of Shafaron community of Numan Local Government where new discoveries have been made in line with the recent attacks by the alleged Fulani herdsmen which occurred on the 4th of December 2017 where over 70 died as a result of air raid by the Nigerian Air Force in December, 2017.

The community Leader said communities are now living in fear as some of the bombs allegedly dropped by the Jet Fighters were found on farmlands and inside houses bombed during the attack. "our people now live in fear because no one knows where they may see any explosives. As you can see, some were found in a house bombed byNigerian Airforce, while others were found in farmlands".

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Photos: Group stage #StopTheKillings peaceful protest in Adamawa State's Capital




A peaceful coalition of Tribal associations, Civil Right Groups, Faith Based Organisations  from Adamawa State today 7th March 2018, staged a peaceful protest with the theme #Stop the Killing campaign to show their grievances over the gruesome killing of their citizens in various localities within the state most recent in attack was that of Gwamba Community in Demsa LGA.

Speaking on behalf of the coalition, Emmanuel Nicholas said the Government is not doing enough to avert such killings, saying sometimes intelligence reports are given out on social media regarding pending attacks and yet no security measure is taken to avert such.
The group which was initially expected to converge at the Roundabout Mai Doki was dispersed by security against and later reconverged at the NUJ Secretariat, Jimeta

Monday, 29 January 2018

Sex scandal: Stephanie Otobo ‘confesses’, says ‘I was paid to defame Apostle Suleman’


Singer, Stephanie Otobo who made news last year after alleging that she was in a sexual relationship with the Senior Pastor of Omega Fire Ministeries, Apostle Johnson Suleman, yesterday went to his church in Edo state and in front of his congregation, confessed that she lied against him. According to Stepahnie, she was paid heavily by some politicians to tarnish the image of the pastor.

She appealed to the pastor and his wife, Lizzy, to forgive her which they did. Mrs Suleman later prayed for her and said she has forgiven her.
See video here

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Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Press statement by CAN Adamawa Chapter on Recent killings by herdsmen


BEING TEXT OF AN ADDRESS OF CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (CAN), DELIVERED ON WEDNESDAY 10TH, JANUARY 2018, BY THE STATE CHAIRMAN MOST REV. DR. STEPHEN DAMI MAMZA ON THE SPATE OF VIOLENCE AND TERROR KILLINGS UNLEASHED UPON CHRISTIAN/FARMING COMMUNITIES IN ADAMAWA STATE BY HERDSMEN.

Protocols
Gentlemen of the Press, may I seize this opportunity to welcome you and to thank you for responding once again to this invitation at short notice.

Before we get started, may we please observe one minute silence, even as we pray in our hearts in honour of those who were massacred in the mindless killings carried out by herdsmen here in Adamawa State and other parts of the country in the recent past……..May their souls rest…………..

Gentlemen, as the Fourth Estate of the Realm, you may have followed and probably reported some of the dastardly acts of terrorism unleashed upon Christians/farming communities in Adamawa State and indeed other parts of the country by herdsmen. 

Tuesday, 2 January 2018

Shia Muslims visit Yola church to celebrate Festive Period with Christians


Members of the Islamic Movement, known as Shia paid visit to LCCN Damilu to extend their goodwill message to the Christian faithfuls during the new year service held yesterday on the1st January, 2018 at the Church.
According to journalist and social media handler Panam Eshton Elias, It was historic because this was the first of it kind since the establishment of the Church. Their message centers on the need for both religion to tolerate one another irrespective of their beliefs and religious inclination.

Responding, the district pastor Rev. Joseph Babangida thanked the group for extending its hand of fellowship to the Church especially at this season. He reiterated the need for peace and cordial relationship to exist between the two major religion. And also prayed that the same gesture will be accorded to the Church to join the shia faithfuls in their gathering anytime soon.

Photos: Adamawa state gets a new Commissioner of Police


The Adamawa state police command has gotten a new commissioner of police. He is  Abdullahi Ibrahim Yerima and he takes over from the immediate past police boss, Moses Jitoboh . This was made known by the Special Assistant to the Adamawa State Governor on Social Media, Auwal Hajja on his personal page during the CP's welcome ceremony by the Adamawa state Governor .