North East News

Four soldiers, five suspected terrorists killed in Boko Haram attack on Yobe community

He quoted the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, to have commended troops for successes being recorded in recent times in the battle against insurgents in the North East and enjoined them to remain resolute, alert and decisive as well as professional.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

We have retrieved sensitive materials to state office, tightened security

And they are just maybe North East, Ibadan North, Ibadan South West, Lagelu or so.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

Election postponement: Presidential, NASS candidates can’t campaign before Saturday —INEC

And they are just maybe North East, Ibadan North, Ibadan South West, Lagelu or so.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

INEC rules out sabotage, says nobody forced it to postpone elections

We therefore had to rely on slow-moving long haulage vehicles to locations that can be serviced by air in spite of the fact that we created five zonal airport hubs Abuja (North Central), Port Harcourt (South South and South East), Kano (North West), Maiduguri and Yola (North East) and Lagos (South West) to facilitate the delivery of electoral logistics.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

Saraki’s aide mobilises for principal, PDP

The major issue in Nigeria in 2015 was security challenge in the North East, now it has spread to many parts.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

INEC chair Professor Mahmood Yakubu explains postponement of President and National Assembly elections | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

Kano (North West), Maiduguri and Yale (North East) and Lagos (South West) to facilitate the delivery of electoral logistics.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

Bad weather, sabotage responsible for election postponement, says Yakubu | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

Kano (North West), Maiduguri and Yola (North East) and Lagos (South West) to facilitate the delivery of electoral logistics.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

2019 election: Those who want to vote, but have no PVCs | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

With its 13, 366, 070 registered voters, the North Central comes third, while the North East is fourth with 11, 289, 293 registered voters.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

Hailers and the political mercantilism of Jonathan’s transition hours | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

How could they have expected us to conduct elections when Boko Haram controlled part of the North East and were killing and maiming Nigerians?” In the 194-page memoir, Jonathan espouses the message of hope and patriotism: the country is greater than an individual.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

We elected the government we deserve yesterday

Large segments of farmlands in the North East, especially in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa states, as well as North West states of Zamfara and Katsina plus North Central states of Benue and Kogi are now idle.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019