INTERVIEW: Gombe APC knew it would lose governorship petition – PDP chieftain

Party leader says even the APC gubernatorial candidate will not be surprised by the pronouncement of the judgment against him and his party. The post INTERVIEW: Gombe APC knew it would lose governorship petition – PDP chieftain appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Hajj: Five Gombe pilgrims missing

The state was yet to confirm whether the missing were among victims of Thursday’s stampede. The post Hajj: Five Gombe pilgrims missing appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

DSS Releases Identities Of 21 Alleged B/Haram Front-Line Members

Nigeria’s Department of State Services (DSS) has released the identities of 21 alleged commanders and front-line members of the Boko Haram terrorist group arrested in different parts of the country. In a statement signed by Mr Tony Opuiyo, the DSS explained that the successful arrest is a result of the

Killer Hippopotamus Shot Dead In Gombe


Head of Forestry unit of Yamaltu/Deba Local Governmen Council in Gombe on Thursday confirmed the killing of a notorious Hippopotamus in Dadinkowa dam that had been terrorizing the community for the past two years and had killed five people. He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gombe on

NEC Committee Investigating NNPC To Engage Forensic Auditors

The National Economic Council Committee investigating the activities of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced plans to engage the services of two audit firms to investigate the books of generating agencies. Members of the Committee comprising of  Governors of Edo, Kaduna, Akwa Ibom and Gombe States say the

Aisha Buhari Donates Undisclosed Sum of Money to Gombe Bomb Blast Victims


Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has donated undisclosed amount of money to 48 victims of the recent Gombe bomb blast admitted at the Federal Teaching and Specialists’ Hospital (FTH), Gombe. Aisha Jibir, member representing Dukku/Nafada Federal constituency of Gombe State, presented the money Saturday in Gombe,on behalf of the

UPDATE: Over 40 dead in Gombe blasts


FILE PHOTO of a bomb blast in Jos (AFP) – More than 40 people were feared dead in Gombe city, northeast Nigeria, on Wednesday after a series of bomb blasts ripped through two bus stations, a rescue worker and a witness told AFP.

At least 29 dead in Gombe bomb blast


FILE PHOTO of a bomb blast in Jos BAUCHI, (Reuters) – At least 29 people died and 60 were wounded in multiple bomb blasts at two bus stations in the northern Nigerian city of Gombe on Wednesday evening, a Red Cross official said.

Over 40 Feared Dead After Bomb Explosion In Gombe


At least 40 people are feared dead after a series of bombs exploded in Gombe city, northeast Nigeria, on Wednesday.  The bombs exploded at 2 bus stations killed over 40 and injuring many others.  A rescue worker and a witness told AFP.

Over 40 Dead As 3 Bomb Blasts Hit Gombe In One Day


Multiple explosions in the capital of Gombe state have left over 40 people dead. The first two explosions occurred at the Dadin Kowa motor park at around 7pm, occurring within minutes of each other.

Two Bomb Blasts Rock Gombe Market

There have been two explosions in a market in Gombe, northeast Nigeria, on Thursday. Channels Television correspondent has confirmed the incident saying the blasts were caused by Improvised Explosive Devices.