Bird Flu Outbreak in Nigeria: 11 States Affected


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

Nigeria2015: INEC needs 11,000 ad-hoc staff in Gombe — REC

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.

3 Feared Dead, 21 Others Injured in Gombe Suicide Bombing


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

Bomb Explodes In Bauchi Market

A second bomb blast occurred today. After an earlier attack on a bus park in Gombe, a bomb exploded at a crowded market in Bauchi.

Bomb Explosion At Gombe Motor Park Kills Over A Dozen People


About 15 people are reported dead, and many others injured as an explosion ripped through a crowd at the Dukku Motor park in Gombe earlier today, Monday 22nd of December, 2014. According to reports, many of the victims were people attempting to return to their various homes for the Christmas