Boko Haram: Adamawa Varsity Reopens, Recruits 80 Hunters, Vigilante To Fight Insurgents

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The authorities of Adamawa State University, Mubi, have recruited 80 hunters to ensure the security of the university community.
The News Agency of Nigeria reported that the university’s Vice Chancellor, Prof Joshua Shall, disclosed this to newsmen in Mubi on Thursday, just as the institution resumes academic activities.
Shall said that the institution was aware of the complementary role played by the vigilante groups and the hunters when the military recaptured Mubi town after it was overrun by insurgents in October 2014.
This, he said, informed the decision of the university to recruit the hunters to boost security in the institution.
Shall, who said that 95 per cent of the students had resumed for classes, stated that the institution lost 11 members of staff and three students, while property worth N5bn were destroyed by the insurgents.
“They (insurgents) broke into all offices, staff quarters, hostels, laboratories, stores and looted property”, he said.
The vice chancellor said that the school managed to reopen following the intervention of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, which he said, supported the institution with N250m.
He said that TETFund also approved a substantial amount of money for the institution which his management was now trying to access to sustain the ongoing rehabilitation work in the university.
While lauding TETFund for the support, Shall also commended the national body of Academic Staff Union of Universities, for donating N21m to its members in the university.
He said the university had also compiled the lists of damages incurred by its wrkers and submitted same to the Victims Support Fund, for possible assistance.
“We hope that when the fund commence rendering assistance to victims of insurgency, we will be remembered”, Shall said.



elchymo at 21-08-2015 03:21PM (4 years ago)
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Good innovation
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elchymo at 21-08-2015 03:22PM (4 years ago)
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Good innovation
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Omego45 at 21-08-2015 03:27PM (4 years ago)
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Hmmm
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Omego45 at 21-08-2015 03:28PM (4 years ago)
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Hmmm
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Wysetots at 21-08-2015 03:31PM (4 years ago)
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What a shame........Nigerian police are incompetent, Even Hunters are taking their jobs.

*Shaking My Head* 
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beneno at 21-08-2015 03:37PM (4 years ago)
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Ooooooh
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Slimchery at 21-08-2015 03:57PM (4 years ago)
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while property worth N5bn were destroyed by the insurgents. Biggest Lie, na gold and diamond them take build the school and the things that was looted, why Nigeria Leaders nor dey even fear to call amount of money?
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PoliticxGuru at 21-08-2015 04:07PM (4 years ago)
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wen u don't get motivation from D FG how can u do D job well, D soldiers and D police are human beings too with flesh and blood, D number of police and soldiers killed in d cause of securing a lasting peace in dis country has caused D organizations shortage of manpower and yet D FG are comfortable wit dat, I just pray and hope dat dis new government will do wats right at D right time, God help us
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femfem12005 at 21-08-2015 04:58PM (4 years ago)
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My advice for the students is to be alert dont sleep with your two eyes closed
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osarobo62 at 21-08-2015 05:55PM (4 years ago)
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what type of guns do these hunters carry about Huh?
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dareper at 21-08-2015 05:57PM (4 years ago)
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Hmmm
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babafero at 21-08-2015 06:03PM (4 years ago)
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NO GO EMPLOY BOKO HARAM JOIN UNA OOOO
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Ritabrenice at 21-08-2015 06:08PM (4 years ago)
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Careful people
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dickieponga at 21-08-2015 06:15PM (4 years ago)
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dem try sha
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Anny01 at 21-08-2015 07:40PM (4 years ago)
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God shall see them through all this problems.
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Anny01 at 21-08-2015 07:41PM (4 years ago)
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God shall see them through all this problems.
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moralemike07 at 21-08-2015 08:15PM (4 years ago)
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Students shine your eyes oh!
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chealseafc at 21-08-2015 08:41PM (4 years ago)
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na dem, dem i beg.
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jossy4reall at 21-08-2015 09:21PM (4 years ago)
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very soon na native doctors go dey guide schools for naija

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