Michika News

Despite Renewed Boko Haram Attacks, Army Says Elections Will Hold Everywhere In Adamawa

Renewed violence by Boko Haram insurgents in Michika and Madagali Local Government Areas of the state had raised concerns among some stakeholders about the possibility of not holding elections in the area.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 11, 2019

Gov. Bindow orders reinstatement of 80 sacked LG workers

Governor Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa state on Saturday ordered the immediate reinstatement of 80 sacked workers of Michika Local Government Area of the state.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 9, 2019

3 killed as military, Police, vigilante repel Boko Haram in Adamawa

He added that soldiers from Gulak and Michika engaged the insurgents in a battle that lasted for two hours Muhammad however denied reports that Michika and Gulak towns were taken over, saying the attack was limited to Shuwa and was repelled by the military.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 6, 2019

After Monday’s Attacks, Adamawa Community Leaders Reveal ‘The Real Boko Haram'

Community leaders in Madagali and Michika Local Government Areas of Adamawa State have alleged plans to stop them from voting at home by the recent resurgence of Boko Haram activities in their area, saying “those behind the plans to rig are the actual Boko Haram”.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 6, 2019

Residents flee Marwa’s hometown over fresh Boko Haram attack | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Usman added: “Further details of the casualties on the terrorists and recoveries would be provided on completion of the mop up and pursuit operations.” Barely 24 hours after Buba Marwa and 70 other retired generals endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for re-election, five villages in Madagali Council along with Marwa’s Michika were deserted for fear of fresh attack by terrorists.Residents of Michika yesterday deserted the town over information that the deadly group was advancing towards the town.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

Boko Haram attacks Adamawa, kills three, torches clinics, shops

“It is pertinent to further inform Nigerians that calm has been restored in Shuwa village, while Madagali, Michika, Gulak and Baza towns remain peaceful and firmly under the control of the troops.” Meanwhile, the troops of the Operation Sharan Daji, claimed they neutralised nine bandits, arrested five others and rescued two persons they kidnapped.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

Buhari appeals for understanding on minimum wage

Madagali, Michika residents return home after B/Haram scare Earlier, the NLC President, Mr Ayuba Wabba, said that organised labour would resist any attempt to sell national assets Wabba said that evidence around the country showed that privatisation had not done the nation any good as majority of government owned enterprises privatised were not functional.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

After Passing The Night In The Bush, Adamawa Villagers Running From Boko Haram Troop Into Yola

Boko Haram attacked communities in Madagali, Gulak, Shuwa, Michika and Baza on Monday evening, but villagers had started fleeing hours earlier when local sources sighted Boko Haram fighters mobilising around Kirchinga Village, near Shuwa town in Madagali Local Government Area.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

No Threat, Intimidation, Sabotage Will Stop Elections In Adamawa, Says INEC

Madagali, Shuwa, Michika, Gulak and Baza towns in Adamawa State were attacked when Boko Haram fighters overran the towns on Monday evening, chanting "Allahu Akbar".

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

BREAKING: With Chants Of ‘Allahu Akbar’, Boko Haram Captures Five Adamawa Towns

Madagali, Shuwa, Michika, Gulak and Baza towns in Adamawa State have fallen to Boko Haram insurgents again, SaharaReporters can report.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 4, 2019