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Harmattan: Medical Directors Donate Blankets To IDPs In Bauchi

Medical Directors of various private hospitals in Bauchi State under the aegis of Guild of Medical Directors of Private Hospitals of Nigeria have donated blankets to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) taking refuge in Bauchi as part of their corporate social responsibility especially in this cold season. While presenting the materials to the displaced persons […]

Bauchi Govt Approves N30,000 New Minimum Wage

The Bauchi State Government has approved the payment of N30,000 new minimum wage for employees in the state. This is contained in a statement issued by Alhaji Mohammed Baba, the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) to newsmen in on Wednesday in Bauchi. According to the statement, the approval is with ‘immediate effect’ (commencing from […]

Bauchi Govt spends over N48.1bn on education, housing, others

The Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed, on Friday, announced that his government had spent over N48.1 billion for the provision of infrastructure within five months in office. He made this announcement while delivering his speech at a 3-day media retreat of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Minister’s Press Corps held in Bauchi State. The […]

Bauchi Government, Development Partners restrategise to eliminate Polio Virus

Bauchi State Government and Development Partners have resolved to fast-track polio immunisation in the state to reduce proportion of ‘missed children’during such exercises. Dr Rilwanu Mohammmed, Chairman, State Primary Health Care Development Agency (SPHCDA) stated this during the commemoration of World Polio Day in Bauchi on Thursday. He said the state did not recorded any […]

Bauchi flags off door-to-door polio vaccination

As part of efforts to sustain a polio-free status in the Bauchi State, the State Primary Health Care Development Agency (BASPHCDA) has flagged off a door-to-door vaccination campaign against polio virus in the state. The polio campaign would ensure that every child from five years of age and below is captured and vaccinated. Speaking during […]

Bauchi Gov directs LGs to conduct comprehensive sanitation

Bauchi State Governor Bala Mohammed has directed the conduct of comprehensive sanitation exercises across the 20 local government areas of the state in compliance with the national clean Nigeria campaign; ‘Use the Toilets’ aimed at delivering open defecation-free Nigeria by 2025. He stated this Tuesday during the launching of clean family campaign organised by the […]

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 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 […]