A student, simply identified as Garba Sani, has been found dead in an abandoned hostel at Fika Government Secondary School, Potiskum, Potiskum local government area of Yobe state.
The Chairman of the Gujba local government area of Yobe State, Alhaji Kyari Batarama said yesterday that the school enrolment of Internally Displaced children now stands at 6, 819 pupils in 10 different communities of the area.
Residents of communities in Gujba and Gulani Local Government Areas of Yobe who returned to their communities after staying for three years as Internally Displaced Persons in other places, have started picking their pieces.
The 21 Chibok schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram militants last month say they were not abused or raped during two-and-a-half years'' captivity in northeast Nigeria, a source close to the presidency said on Wednesday.
The Nigeria Police have arrested a teenager, Haruna Makau, for allegedly killing his own father in an argument over millet in Fika local government area of Yobe state.
The Yobe State government has said it has only a little over 3000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) left in the remaining camp in the State.
The reconstruction and resettlement of communities affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in Yobe State will cost from N10 to N12 billion and not N20 billion as reported by some media outlets, Governor Ibrahim Gaidam has said.