2019: Bauchi gov gets re-election boost as Dahuwa quits NNPP,...

THE re-election bid of Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar got a boost with the decampment of a former governorship aspirant of the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP), Dr Sama’ila Dahuwa alongside a large number of his supporters to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC). Samaila Dahuwa announced who was flanked by his supporters announced…

Lame, Jibrin are wounded lions, can’t speak for Bauchi APC...

THE duo of defeated gubernatorial aspirants under the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in Bauchi State, Dr Ibrahim Yakubu Lame and Captain Muhammad Bala Jibrin have been described as “wounded Lions” who cannot speak for the party in the State. While reacting to a recent press briefing addressed by the two politicians held in Abuja recently,…

NUJ to partner NBA, others on 2019 political reportage in...

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Bauchi State Council, says it will partner with the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), INEC and other agencies on how to promote quality political reportage.   The state NUJ Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Malam-Goje, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Bauchi on Wednesday that the collaboration was in preparation for…

APC chieftain alleges plot by some members to factionalise party...

In an effort to thwart the good name of the amiable governor of Bauchi state, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar, newsmen on Tuesday gathered that few elements who hold key positions at the federal level have sworn to denigrate the reputation which the ruling party has been enjoying in the state. Continue reading APC chieftain alleges plot…

Buhari promises improved remuneration for teachers…

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that a comprehensive policy of improved remuneration for the workers in the education sector and a genuine pension scheme are already being worked out for teachers and all public servants in the country. He made the remark at the 2018 Nigeria’s Annual Education Conference with the Theme: “Education for Self-Reliance:…

Again, Ex-Governor Yuguda Defects To APC…

The former governor of Bauchi State, Malam Isa Yuguda on Thursday announced his defection from the Green Party of Nigeria (GPN) to the ruling party in the state, the All Progressives Congress (APC). His former Commissioner of Information, Alhaji Salisu Barau, who announced the defection on behalf of the ex-governor at apress conference in Bauchi,…

 Stakeholders tasked on peaceful coexistence…

AS the 2019 general elections draw nearer, Christians and Muslims Youth Association in Bauchi State has called on stakeholders within Yelwa community of Bauchi metropolis to sheathe their swords and embrace peace in order to promote peaceful coexistence. State Chairman of the Association, Mr Daniel Gambo gave the charge on Tuesday in Bauchi, during a…

BACATMA distributes 3.8M treated mosquito nets to fight malaria in...

Bauchi State Agency for the Control of HIV, Malaria, Leprosy and Tuberculosis (BACATMA), is to distribute a total of 3.8million Long Lasting Insecticidal Nets (LLINs) to the people of the state in its determination to reduce the high prevalence of malaria in the State. This was revealed by the Chairman of BACATMA, Dr Muhammad Sambo…