The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the groups wanted creation of Amana and Gongola out of present Adamawa State and Mambilla out of the present Taraba State.
The state Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Muhammad Magaji, said this at a briefing on Friday at the commencement of the implementation of biometrics in the state.
A News Agency of Nigeria survey in Bauchi, Gombe, Borno, Yobe, Adamawa as well as Jigawa States indicated an average of 40 per cent increase in price.
With five teams competing for honours, games were played in a round robin format to give all teams equal chances of fighting for the gold, silver and bronze medals on offer.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that both sides also failed to convert a good number of goal scoring chances in the Match Day 1 fixture played at the Pantami Stadium, Gombe
Respondents to a News Agency of Nigeria survey in Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa, Borno, Yobe and neighbouring Jigawa states, say although the state governments have been doing their best, the enormity of the challenge calls for the contributions of all and sundry.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that retired Justice Sa’ad Mohammed is the chairman, while Abdulsalam Kumo, Acting Director of Public Prosecutions is the Secretary of the commission.
Haruna Kamara, the state NLC Chairman, who led a delegation of the group on a visit to the Gombe prison on Wednesday, also donated food items to the inmates.
Aliyu said the amount recovered from suspects under investigations are: N79,074, 743.53 in bank drafts and N31,745,280 in cash.
Malam Mohammed Garba, the Acting Head of Rescue and Rehabilitation of the agency, made the disclosure to journalists in Gombe on Monday.
Iwar made the disclosure on Thursday in Gombe in his address at the 2017 Law week lecture organised by the state branch of the Nigeria Bar Association.
The official said normalcy has returned to the area, adding that policemen were patrolling the villages, while residents were going on with their normal businesses
No fewer than 15 other persons were injured
Malam Abubakar Yakubu, the Secretary of the Nigeria Red Cross Society, Gombe State branch, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Gombe that members of the Society evacuated 20 identified dead bodies deposited at Gombe Specialist Hospital mortuary
The Transmission Company of Nigeria has apologized to the people of Maiduguri, Damboa, Biu and the environs in Borno State, North Eastern Nigeria for the power outage being experienced there since mid-July, 2014.
The reconstituted electoral committee of Nigeria Football Federation on Tuesday released the names of cleared candidates ahead of election into the Executive Committee of the Federation.
Remi Idowu, Head of Intelligence and Investigation Department of the corps, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Gombe that the boy was found in Garin Dogo village in Funakaye Local Government Area of the state
Tony Edjomariege opened scoring in the 14th minute of play to send the capacity crowd at the Lekan Salami Stadium into frenzy mood