Gombe under Boko Haram attack

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.

Gombe State Welcomes General Buhari

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:

Bomb Blast Kills Two in Gombe After President’s Campaign Rally

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

5 Die in Gombe Twin Blasts on Sunday


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.

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