Sunday, April 18, 2021


Bauchi State

Bauchi govt sets up 323 advisory committees on PHCs – Health Commissioner

The Bauchi State government says it has set up 323 health facility supervisory committees that would ensure proper use of the existing medical facilities in the 20 local government areas of the state.

Bauchi ranked 8th poorest state in Nigeria

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State on Tuesday said the state now ranks 8th most-poor state in the country.

Ali Kwara is dead

A renowned crime buster in northern Nigerian, Ali Kwara, has died.

Bauchi Poly introduces new courses

The National Board for Technical Education, NBTE, has approved two new programmes for the Bauchi State Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic.

Bauchi govt uncovers 2,116 ghost workers

The Bauchi State Government has detected 2,116 ghost workers on its payroll, Gov. Bala Mohammed has said.

Nigerian soldiers recover 139 cattle, others from rustlers in Bauchi

Soldiers from 33 Artillery Brigade, Nigeria Army, Bauchi, have recovered 75 cows, 45 sheep, 15 goats and 4 donkeys from cattle rustlers and kidnappers in Alkaleri LGA of Bauchi State.

Bauchi Gov’s wife opens adult literacy classes for girls

Dr. Aisha Mohammed, wife of Bauchi State governor, has opened adult literacy classes in Alkaleri Local Government to offer girls in the area an opportunity to acquire basic education.

Buhari appoints Yusuf Jibrin as ATBU Teaching Hospital CMD

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr Yusuf Jibrin as the Chief Medical Director, CMD, of the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Teaching Hospital, Bauchi, ATBUTH, Bauchi State.

Bala Mohammed renames Bauchi college of legal, Islamic studies

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has approved the nomenclature change of A.D Rufa’i College for Legal and Islamic Studies, Misau, to Ahmadu Danyama Rufa'i College of Education, Legal and General Studies, ADR/COELEGS.

NITDA: Kashifu’s ‘disruptive drive’ towards Digital Nigeria

The National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, is a flagship agency of the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, saddled with the responsibility of monitoring, evaluating and regulating Information Technology practices in Nigeria.

NHIS enrols 1000 retired policemen in Bauchi

The National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, has enrolled 1,099 retired police officers in Bauchi State.

Gov. Mohammed establishes Bauchi road traffic agency, BAROTA

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State, on Wednesday, assented to the bill establishing the Bauchi State Road Management and Traffic Agency, BAROTA.

Gov. Mohammed swears in 2 female commissioners, 3 others for Bauchi electoral commission

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has sworn-in of two newly appointed female commissioners and three permanent commissioners for the state Independent Electoral Commission respectively.

Nigerian Air force establishes aircraft maintenance hangar in Bauchi

The Nigeria Air Force is constructing Nigerian Air Force Maintenance Hangar at the force operations command in Bauchi State.

Flooding submerge over 1,000 houses, farmlands in 4 Bauchi LGs

Floods have submerged over 1000 houses, farmlands and damaged roads in four local government areas, LGAs, of Bauchi state, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

Bread bakers mull 20% price increase in Bauchi

The Bauchi State chapter of Association of Master Bakers says the rising cost of production of bread might force it to increase the price of the product by 20 per cent.

Like Jigawa, Bauchi NBA to boycott virtual conference over El-Rufai

The Bauchi State chapter of the Nigerian bar Association, NBA, has followed suit to the Jigawa State counterpart’s decision to boycott the annual virtual conference of the association, following the withdrawal of invitation to Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State.

Bauchi commissioner resigns, declares allegiance to Dogara

The Bauchi State Commissioner for Commerce and Industries, Mohammmed Sadiq, has resigned his appointment, following a political fall-out between Governor Bala Mohammed and ex-Speaker Yakubu Dogara.

Police bust cocaine syndicate in Bauchi

The Police Command in Bauchi State on Thursday, said it had arrested two members of a Crack Cocaine Syndicate.

NLC gives Bala Mohammed one-week to pay salaries of 10,000 Bauchi workers

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has issued a one week ultimatum to Bauchi State Government to address the anomalies that left no fewer than 10,000 workers without salary.

Penlight Centre trains Bauchi youths on new media strategies  

The Penlight Centre for New Media Innovation, in collaboration with PRNigeria, has organized a one-week workshop for selected youths from Bauchi State on new media strategies.

Bauchi lawmaker sponsors medical treatment, education, of 122 constituents

Abdulkadir Dewu, Member Representing Kirfi Constituency in the Bauchi House of Assembly, said he had sponsored the medical treatment of no fewer than 65 indigent people suffering different ailments.

Bauchi First Lady secures release of 41 prisoners in Nasarawa correctional centers

The Wife of the Bauchi State governor, Dr. Aisha Bala Mohammed, has secured the release of 41 inmates of Nigerian Correctional Service, NCS, centers in Nasarawa State.

BREAKING: Bala Mohammed suspends Emir of Misau, 2 others

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has suspended the Emir of Misau, Ahmed Sulaiman, over the crisis that led to the killing of nine people in Hardawa Ward of Misau Local Government Area of the state.

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