Adamawa

28 November 2020

Potholetracker: There is an urgent need to fix Academy Road in Ibadan [Photos]

Months later, Academy road in Ibadan is still in the same state it was when we spotlighted it in our #Potholetracking campaign, a poor state with […]
28 November 2020

Potholetracker: An eye-sore of a road at Akala Express in Ibadan [Photos]

The residents of Akala Express will share with you about how their cars, buses & even tricycles have been repaired on several occasions due to the […]
28 November 2020

Potholetracker: A bumpy road ride at Arapaja-Odo Ona Kekere in Ibadan [Photos]

  If the government of Oyo State are looking for an amusement spot to go for a bumpy ride, they should look no further than the […]
28 November 2020

Potholetracker: There is need to fix the manhole at Dalute-Odo Ona Elewe in Ibadan [Photos]

Driving around Dalute-Odo Ona Elewa must be a daunting challenge due to the gigantic manhole that scares the cars away, just at the middle of the […]
28 November 2020

Pothole tracker: A pothole-laden roundabout at New Garage Ibadan [Photos]

A major roundabout would usually be the centre of attraction in most locale, but not the New Garage Roundabout which is painstakingly pothole-laden. Various sections of New […]
28 November 2020

Pothole tracker: A dangerous road at Ojo Ekun-Arapaja Odo-Ona Elewe Ibadan [Photos]

The dangerous uncompleted road at Ojo Ekun-Arapaja Odo-Ona Elewe can take lives.  The state of the road is such that it could fuel hideouts for robbers […]
28 November 2020

Pothole tracker: The Sandy Beach for cars to swim along Jarkata Junction Ibadan [Photos]

Cars have to swim through the sandy beach along the Jarkata Junction, Ibadan. The roads have been abandoned in their incomplete state. The road is also […]
4 November 2020

Statutory Transfers in the proposed 2021 Budget

  A whopping sum of ₦128bn is apportioned to the National Assembly as part of the Statutory Transfer in the proposed budget for 2021. Accordingly, this […]
4 November 2020

Key Spending in the Education & Health Sector of the proposed 2021 Budget Review

#YMonitorSpotlight Proposed 2021 Budget review; Called, the Budget of Economic Recovery And Resilience. Presented October 8th, 2020 to the National Assembly. We take a keen look […]
4 November 2020

Nigerians are starving Nigerians; World Capital of Poverty – Dotun Famoriyo

The past four weeks in Nigeria has been particularly challenging for citizens of Nigeria, home and abroad. From Nigeria being 60 and still experiencing significant setbacks […]
23 September 2016

Adamawa approves plan to employ 149 Nurses

by Demola Governor Muhammadu Jibrilla Bindow has approved a plan to recruit 149 nurses and midwives to general hospitals and other public health centres in the state. […]
28 September 2016

Adamawa begins Aerial Spray of Quelea birds

  by Seun The Adamawa state government has commenced the aerial spraying of quelea birds damaging crops and farmlands across 12 local government areas of the […]
7 October 2016

Adamawa Government to spend $7.5 million on Agriculture

by Usman Alabi The Adamawa government said on Friday that it would partner with the World Bank to spend $7.5 million to fund agriculture in the […]
18 October 2016

EFCC monitor. N40 billion fraud: EFCC re-arraigns Nyako, son and others

by Usman Alabi The EFCC has re-arraigned the former governor of Adamawa state, Murtala Nyako, his son and Senator Abdulaziz Nyako and two others before a […]
20 October 2016

Nigerian Senate passes North-East Development Commission Bill

by Ajadi Daniel A bill seeking for the establishment of North East Development Commission has been passed by the Nigerian Senate. Despite earlier discordance over funding […]
8 November 2016

Profiling a Hero: Lt. Col. Abu Ali

by Usman Alabi Many would agree with me that it is long the Ballads sang praises of a Nigerian soldier for his bravery on the battle […]
11 November 2016

IDP monitor: Number drops from 60,000 to 18,958

by Ajadi Daniel The National Emergency Management Agency says the number of Internally Displaced Persons in Yola, Adamawa, has dropped from 60,000 to 18,958. This was […]
14 November 2016

What you need to know about IDPs

by Usman Alabi This is based on ACAPS Crisis Profile for July 2016 and Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) IDP figure analysis. According to ACAPS Crisis […]
16 November 2016

Tracking education in the North in the face of the Boko Haram conflict

by Usman Alabi I was in the North-east as a youth corps member threes ago, precisely in Damaturu, Yobe state. Even as at then, education in […]