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1,320 Schools In Bauchi To Benefit From World Bank Grants

BAUCHI – No fewer than 1,320 schools in five local government areas of Bauchi State are to benefit from the 2019 schools improvement project grants from the World Bank. Speaking shortly after presenting a cheque of N.5 million to each of the benefiting school in Kafin Madaki, Ganjuwa Local Government Area of the state, the […]

Bauchi, France Investors Sign MoU On Human, Capital Development

In a determined effort to develop the critical sectors of capital and economic growth, Bauchi State Government set to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a group of investors from France who are experts in human capital development. This was disclosed by the State Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed on Monday while receiving in […]

UBEC moves to improve teaching, learning in almajiri schools

The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) said on Wednesday that steps are being taken to improve the quality of teaching and learning in almajiri schools across the country. The Executive Secretary of UBEC, Hamid Boboyi, stated this in Kaduna, at the opening of a five-day training programme for 135 Master Trainers to improve the quality […]

UNICEF urges partnership between Bauchi govt, community leaders to enhance girls’ education

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has urged the Bauchi State government to collaborate with School-Based Management Committee (SBMC) to ensure the success of the Girls’ Education Project (GEP Phase 3) in Bauchi. In a media dialogue workshop held in Kano, the GEP 3 Output Consultant for UNICEF, Richard Sheyin said the SBMC programme which […]

Bauchi Governor swears in 20 LG Caretaker Chairmen

Bauchi State Governor Bala Muhammed has sworn-in 20 newly appointed local government caretaker committee chairmen, charging them to adopt accountability and transparency in the discharge of their duty. Performing the swearing-in ceremony at the Government House, the governor who was assisted by the Chief Judge of the State, Mrs. Rabi Talatu Umar, said the success […]

Bauchi allocates funds to empower Corps members

Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed has announced the allocation of funds for the empowerment of Corp members deployed to the state. The Governor was speaking Monday at the closing ceremony of the 2019 Batch B Stream 1 Orientation Exercise of the NYSC held at Wailo Orientation Camp Wailo. Represented by the State Head […]

Bauchi Govt Pledges Support For School Feeding Program

Bauchi State Government has pledged to provide the required logistics support for the sustenance of the Home Grown School Feeding Programme in the state. The assurance was given by the State Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed on Tuesday while flagging off the distribution of commodities for the programme in Bauchi. The Governor who was represented […]

Bauchi State Governor seeks stronger collaboration with WHO, Other Partner Agencies

Bauchi, 7 July 2019 – The Bauchi State Governor, His Excellency, Senator Bala Mohammed has expressed a desire for a stronger and sustained collaboration with World Health Organization and over 20 other International Development Partners and Donor Agencies working in the state. The Governor disclosed this while speaking at the opening of a joint meeting […]

NPC to Computerise Birth, Death Registration

The National Population Commission (NPC) has stated that henceforth, birth and death registration in the country will be computerised so as to ensure proper records and address the shortfalls of the manual method of registration. Director Information Technology of the NPC Dr Bertram Chukwubuike stated this on Monday during the opening ceremony of three day […]

Bauchi Celebrates 2019 African Child Day As UNICEF Laments 10.5m Out-Of-School Children

Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir has joined in the celebration of the 2019 Day of the African Child organised in conjunction with the United Nations International Children Education Fund (UNICEF) which expressed worries over the alarming rate of out of school children in Nigeria put at about 10.5m. In order to check the […]