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Bauchi vows to tackle yellow fever

.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  N673m for health care facilities Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has vowed to end yellow fever in the state. About 600 residents in Duguri district of Alkaleri Local Government were vaccinated following outbreak of yellow fever in the area. State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, on […]

WANEP want actions on 1.9m IDPs in 6 States

The National Network Coordinator, West Africa Network for Peace-building Nigeria (WANEP), Bridget Osakwe, has called for concerted actions on the over 1.9m internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba and Yobe states. She also expressed concern with the over 50,000 people killed and numerous properties and farmlands destroyed by insurgents and also […]

Bauchi gov. wants FG to commence Kafin Zaki Dam Project

Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir has urged the Federal Government to as a matter of urgency ensure the full take off of Kafin Zaki Dam project in Bauchi State. Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed gave the advice when he paid a sympathy visit to the victims of flood disaster in Zaki local government […]

Bauchi gov promises to upgrade Yankari Game Reserve to global standard

Bauchi State governor, Bala Mohammed has pledged to upgrade facilities at the Yankari Games Reserved to operate in line with international standards. Mohammed made the pledge on Friday while receiving members of the Wildlife Conservation Society at the Government House, Bauchi, who paid him a visit. The governor who expressed dissatisfaction with the current condition […]

BSADP promotes grapevines cultivation in Bauchi state

The Bauchi State Agricultural Development Programme (BSADP), said on Sunday that it had perfected plans to promote the cultivation of Grapevines as part of efforts at encouraging production of cash crops in the state. The Director of Agriculture and Technical Services of the programme, Mr Luka Daniel, said this in Bauchi in an interview with […]

Buhari approves N800m for flood victims in Bauchi

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of N800 million for rehabilitation of structures destroyed by the recent flood in Jama’are local government area of Bauchi state. The state governor, Bala Mohammed, who announced this when he visited the people of the affected area at Jama’are river, said the fund was approved under the ecological […]

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 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 […]

Bauchi Govt. reconstitutes Governing Council for State Water Board

Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has on Wednesday, approved the reconstitution of the Governing Council of the Bauchi State Water Board as part of efforts to address problem of water supply in the state. A statement signed by the governor’s Spokesman, Dr Ladan Salihu, named Alhaji Hamza Akuyam as the Chairman of the board. […]

Ruga: We will Cooperate With FG ― Bauchi Gov

Governor of Bauchi state, Bala Mohammed, on Monday brushed aside the controversy surrounding the establishment of Ruga (cattle Fulani settlements) around the country, saying as a state with 60 to 70% Fulani population, Bauchi welcomes the initiative. He spoke to State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, saying that […]

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