Monday, February 15, 2021


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CCT: Over N1bn disbursed to vulnerable households in Kebbi – Umar-Farouq

Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster and Social Management, Sadiya Umar-Farouq, has said that no fewer than 76, 804 vulnerable households  in Kebbi have received N1,056 billion from its  Conditional Cash Transfer, CCT, Programme from 2016 till date.

UPDATED: Buhari meets Ize-Iyamu at Aso Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed doors with the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Edo, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu.

Buhari, APC governors in virtual meeting over forthcoming Edo, Ondo elections

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met with governors elected under the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

JUST IN: Buhari, APC governors meet over party crisis

Some state governors under the platform of All Progressive Congress, APC, are currently meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari today (Monday).

$308m of Abacha loot: Bagudu not party to repatriation agreement – Malami

The Federal Government again said that it has not entered into any agreement to concede any amount of money to any individual in relation to the over 308 million dollars to be repatriated to Nigeria from the Island of  Jersey.

SSS arrests UDUTH staff over alleged abduction of 3 children in Kebbi

Five suspects including a staff of Usmanu Danfodio University Teaching Hospital Sokoto, UDUTH, have been arrested by the Department of State Security Service, SSS, over alleged sale of three children abducted from Zuru in Kebbi.

Dangote begins installation of rice factory in Kebbi

Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi on Sunday commended Dangote Group for setting up a rice mill in the state, saying it would create employment and boost the economy.

Bagudu to partner NGO to improve girl-child education in Kebbi

Kebbi State Government is set to partner with “Ten Million Adolescent Girl-Child” project, a Non-Governmental Organisation, NGO, to improve girl-child education in the state.

President Buhari gives reasons for stopping forex for food import

President Muhammadu Buhari has explained reasons for giving directive to the Central Bank of Nigeria to stop providing foreign exchange for food importation, saying...

Buratai flags off exercise Python Dance III in Kebbi 

The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, on Tuesday, flagged off exercise ‘Egwu Eke’, popularly known as Operation Python Dance III in Kebbi.

Gov. Bagudu presents N151bn budget proposal for 2019

The Kebbi Governor, Atiku Bagudu, on Thursday presented a budget proposal of N151 billion for the 2019 fiscal year to the state House of...

Kebbi Govt. releases N1.3bn gratuity to state, LG retirees

The Kebbi Government has released N1.3 billion for payment of outstanding liability of gratuity owed to state and local government retirees. The Head of Service,...

BREAKING: Buhari in closed door meeting with Saraki, governors in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari is meeting with the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, and some state governors in Abuja.

Bagudu speaks on ‘superiority’ of Kebbi rice

The Kebbi state Governor, Atiku Bagudu, has urged Nigerians to patronise locally-produced rice for its high quality and purity and for the development of the country economy.

Court dismisses suit seeking to remove Kebbi governor, Atiku Bagudu

The Federal High Court, Abuja on Friday, dismissed a suit seeking to remove the governor Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu. The suit which was filed by...

Political thuggery: Hoodlums attack Gov Bagudu’s aide

The attack may have been perpetrated by members of a political party campaign group in the state.

Kebbi Govt. pays N9bn pension, gratuities to 3,500 retirees

The governor commended the organised labour in the state for their unflinching support to the government.

Kebbi moves to provide amenities at herders’ settlements

Kebbi state governor, Atiku Bagudu, has pledged to expand the scope of development at the designated settlements for herdsmen to forestall clashes between farmers...

Kebbi spends N2bn to tackle water scarcity

The Kebbi State Government has said that it had spent over N2 billion on the provision of potable and safe drinking water in 2017...

Kebbi distributes drugs to 838 epileptic, psychiatric patients

The Kebbi State Government has distributed drugs worth N5 million to 838 epileptic and psychiatric patients in the state. Chairman of the state’s Zakkat Board...

Kebbi spends N1b on scholarships in 2017

The Kebbi Government has spent about N1 billion for the payment of tuition and registration fees for its students in tertiary institutions within and...

Kebbi releases N7.5bn for pension arrears, gratuities

The Chairman, Nigerian Union of Pensioners in Kebbi, Usman Dan-Gwari, on Tuesday said the state government had released N7.5 billion for the payment of...

Nigerian govt, Kebbi state, stakeholders to revive Argungu fishing festival

Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria, FTAN, has said it will collaborate with the Kebbi State Government to revamp the Argungu International Fishing and...

How LG chairman slapped female councilor in Kebbi

A female councilor in Fakai local government area of Kebbi, Rakiya Musa Birnin Tudu was twice slapped by her chairman for telling him the...

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