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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 Gov to empower physically challenged persons

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed has promised to improve the living conditions of the people living with disabilities in the state through empowerment programmes. The Governor disclosed this while addressing the group of People Living with Disabilities who visited him at the Government House Bauchi. He said the move by his administration was to assuage […]

UNICEF, NGO Train 144 Girls, Harp on Girl-child Education

The Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed has called for increased investment in girl-child education for the sustainable, socio-economic development of the country. The governor, who stated this when he received about 2,000 school girls at the Government House, Bauchi shortly after an advocacy march organised by UNICEF and the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) as […]

Bauchi state Speaker empowers youths, women in Ningi Local Government

Bauchi State Speaker of the House of Assembly, Rt Hon Abubakar Suleiman has empowered 500 youth and women with cash, motorcycles and mobile phones in his Constituency in Ningi local government of Bauchi state. This was disclosed in a press statement signed by the spokesperson of the Speaker , Mallam Abdul Ahmad Burra and made […]

Bauchi, BoI Sign MoU To Revive Collapsed Industries, Establish New Ones

Bauchi State Governor, Sen Bala Muhammed has attributed to the collapse of industries and factories in the state to lack of capital, a development he lamented has set the state back in terms of internally generated revenue. To correct the situation Bauchi Governor has disclosed that his government will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

UNICEF, SUBEB To Train 120 Youths On Advocacy Capacity Building

UNICEF Nigeria, Bauchi Field Office in collaboration with Bauchi State Basic Education Board (SUBEB), is to train 120 youths drawn from 14 states and FCT in advocacy capacity building. The UNICEF Field Office chief, Mr Bhanu Pathak, announced this development in Bauchi at the opening session of a three-day capacity building workshop on advocacy at […]