A prominent federal lawmaker from Yobe, Senator Mohammed Hassan, on Tuesday, February 1, joined the All Progressives Congrress (APC) after dumping the PDP.
The Police Command in Yobe said it arrested a soldier, Hassan Abdulhafiz, and two others for alleged criminal conspiracy, housebreaking, and armed robbery.
A meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC)'s caretaker committee is ongoing, to decide on all issues regarding the convention slated for February 26.
The foundation located in Potiskum, is fully funded by the former deputy governor of Yobe state and now Nigeria’s minister of Power Engr. Abubakar D. Aliyu.
At the award ceremony, one of Nigeria's respected journalists, Bode Olagoke was also recognised for his efforts alongside Governors Nyesom Wike and Inuwa Yahaya
Troops of the Nigerian army repelled an attack by suspected fighters of the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) in Buni Yadi, Gujba LGA of Yobe state.