The insurgents, according to witnesses from Gombe, are currently being repelled by soldiers some three kilometres away from the town. The post Gombe under Boko Haram attack appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Thousands of supporters have been gathering from the early morning at the Pantami Stadium in Gombe to welcome All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd). See photos from the rally below:
There was pandemonium in Gombe and Rivers States on Monday when both states were hit by a series of bomb blasts, one of which was masterminded by a female suicide bomber that led to the death of at least two persons. The blast in Gombe occurred near the Pantami International
Five persons were feared dead in a twin blast that exploded in different locations in Gombe town on Sunday. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of Gombe Command, DSP Waje Atajiri, confirmed the two incidents. He said investigation was ongoing on and that details would be made public.
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Akinwumi Adesina, on Wednesday confirmed the outbreak of bird flu in 11 states of the federation. Adesina announced that the Federal Government had approved N145 million to compensate farmers affected by the outbreak of the disease. He made the disclosure at an emergency meeting
The ad-hoc staff are going to be corps members, students of federal tertiary institutions, staff of federal ministries and staff of state institutions, the REC of Gombe state said. The post Nigeria2015: INEC needs 11,000 ad-hoc staff in Gombe — REC appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Three people were feared dead, while 21 others sustained various degrees of injuries when a suicide bomber blew up himself near a Mosque at Kasuwan Mata, Gombe, on Tuesday evening. Personnel of the Nigerian Red Cross Society and other related personnel were seen at the Accident and Emergency Unit of
Apart from the Jos and Gombe incidents, cases of politically motivated attacks have also been reported in other states. The post Nigeria 2015: Violence escalates as suspected APC supporters raze PDP property in Gombe appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Christians needed to pray fervently to God to take total control of everything in Nigeria. The post Yuletide: Gombe CAN urges Christians to pray for peaceful conduct of 2015 elections appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.