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The Kebbi State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has assured the State Assembly that it would judiciously utilise the N5 billion approved for the organisation in the 2018 budget. The Chairman of the agency, Alhaji Sani Dododo, gave the assurance on Wednesday in Birnin Kebbi when the House ...

Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State said the State government would sustain its partnership with the Nigerian Army Corps of Engineers on infrastructure development of the state. ... Mr. John said the army engineers had been partners in the execution of development projects in three states in the country.
The Argungun fishing festival at its prime, many years ago, was on the global tourism calendar. It brought fame and honour to Nigeria and Kebbi State but disappeared from global cultural watch list due to unexplained circumstances, thereby denying Kebbi State the needed tourism revenue and the people ...
While accepting the defector, the Governor of Kebbi State, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu assured that the new entrants would be given equal opportunities ... to contribute his quota, saying, there is the need to contribute meaningfully to the general wellbeing and prosperity of the people of Kebbi and Nigerians.
"Another interesting dimension provided to the quest for good governance drive in Kebbi State is translated in the ability of the state government to facilitate 24-hour electricity supply across the state, massive investment in education, rural development, health care delivery and youth empowerment.".

Abuja - GOVERNORS of the 36 States of the federation are currently meeting at the Old Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja, to nominate a team among ... The issue of state police has received acceptance from the presidency and the state Governors under the umbrella of Nigeria's Governors Forum, ...
Umuahia, Onitsha and Birnin Kebbi -- The National Union of Road Transport workers (NURTW) Kebbi State branch in collaboration with the national headquarters of the union Abuja, has endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Atiku Abubakar Bagudu for second terms of office. The union's ...
Men of the Nigerian prison Service, Kebbi State chapter, have defeated over 360 Boko Haram fighters, who stormed the state prison with bombs and rockets. ... He also said the other fleeing insurgents were chased to the extreme end of the town by his officers who joined the Nigeria army in the battle.
Speaking over the weekend at the Haliru Audu Stadium in Kebbi State, the NURTW National President, Alhaji Dr. Najeeb Usman Yasin said Buhari and ... as a matter of urgency, he should reshuffle his cabinet because on assumption of office, Buhari laid a solid foundation for the development of Nigeria.".
The Kebbi State government said it had spent over N2 billion on the provision of potable and safe drinking water in 2017 to safeguard the health of the people against water borne diseases. The Commissioner of Water Resources and Rural Development, Alhaji Bala Kangiwa, stated this while defending ...
Mr. Dakingari made the confirmation on Wednesday in a statement made available to the news agency of Nigeria in Birnin Kebbi. ... He said Governor Atiku Bagudu of the Kebbi State had directed the traditional rulers, local government chairmen, Nigerian Inland Waterways' officials and Marine police to ...
No fewer than 18 people are feared dead in Shanga local government area of Kebbi State following the collision of two canoes carrying traders and their goods. The accident occurred Tuesday night around 8:30 pm at a place called Barikin Sakace in Shanga local government when a boat carrying traders ...
The federal and state governments have allocated less than eight percent of their N43.5 trillion combined budgets for education in the last three years, Daily Trust investigations have shown. ... The northern states (minus Kebbi and Adamawa) are planning to spend N365.7 billion on education this year.
According to Baagudu, who is also the governor of Kebbi State, the skirmishes were neither religious nor tribal in nature.He spoke over the weekend during the 2018 National students and youth Agro-Based Entrepreneurship and Empowerment Programme of the National Association of Nigerian Students ...
Howevere, six states - Kano, Kebbi, Kogi, Kwara, Nasarawa and Zamfara reported confirmed cases of yellow fever. Furthermore, by the 19th of December, a total of 213 samples were tested in five laboratories in Nigeria. Of these 213 samples, the Nigerian laboratories tested 63 samples positive for yellow ...
The Medicaid cancer Foundation in Kebbi State, established by the First Lady, Dr. Zainab Bagudu, is actively involved in cancer treatment and ... Other organisations such as the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy in Nigeria (CECP), the Cancer Aid Foundation, and others, are making ...

Jungle Justice Suspected motorcycle thief burnt beyond recognition. A suspected motorcycle thief was burnt to death in the Yawuri area of Kebbi State. Published: 12:23; Vwovwe Egbo. Print; email · Jungle Justice is common in Nigeria play. Jungle Justice is common in Nigeria. (Vanguard) ...
Addressing the trainees after inspecting an exhibition of finished products on Friday, the state NYSC Coordinator, Musa Abubakar, said that the trainees were of the 2017 Batch 'B', Stream 2, comprising corps members from Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamafara states. Mr. Abubakar said the skills were on shoe and ...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed satisfaction with the public participation in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) and the collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) in Sokoto, Zamfara and Kebbi States. Hajiya Amina Zakari, the Federal Commissioner ...
The Wife of Kebbi Governor, Dr Zainab Bagudu, has donated breast cancer screening kits to 500 women in Gwandu local government area. Bagudu also donated textile materials, hijabs and foodstuffs to the women as part of activities marking the 2018 the World Hijab Day in the state. Zainab, who was ...
According to him, resolving the herdsmen attacks in Benue, Taraba, parts of Adamawa, Kaduna, Kebbi and Zamfara States required reference to Nigeria's Constitution. He argued that the constitution allowed freedom of movement for pastoralists and that care must be taken not to allow the herdsmen ...
A security dismissed Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officer, identified as Girchi Danladi, has been arrested by personnel of the Nigeria army for allegedly stealing 17 rams belonging to a senior Army officer at the Dukku Barracks, in Birnin-Kebbi, the state capital. It was gathered the ...
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday adjourned until February 6, hearing in a suit filed by the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) seeking to remove Kebbi State Governor, Abubakar Bagudu. The trial Judge, Justice Ahmed Mohammed adjourned the matter after listening to the submission of Mr.
While receiving the new members, APC Chairman in the state, Mr. Mohammed Macido, assured them that everyone will be treated equally and urged them to be loyal as "I want you to be in the vanguard of making sure APC wins all the elections both in Kebbi and the country as whole in 2019.".
Mrs. Osinbajo made the call yesterday when she visited Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State capital, to attend the second annual event of Mass Literacy For The Less ... In his remarks, the Minister of education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, said illiteracy and lack of basic education remain serious obstacles to Nigeria's ...
"We are also here to hand over the relief materials and skill acquisition materials on tailoring to Kebbi State government for IDPs in Maiyama Local ... The news agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the state has over 60,000 IDPs, which is the highest in the North-west geopolitical zone of the country. (NAN).
It has been quiet on the Kebbi State front for some time and we must thank Almighty Allah for that because Nigeria today seems to be on the boil with so much wailing and shouting over crime and corruption. Fortunately in Kebbi State the agricultural exploits of our rice farmers hits the news headlines in ...
... State (PDP), Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State (PDP), Simeon Lalong of Plateau State (APC), Abdulaziz Yari of Kebbi State (APC), Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi ... "After presiding over a Security Meeting earlier, President @MBuhari is now holding a meeting with some members of the Nigerian Governors' Forum ...
Mrs. Osinbajo asked personalities, eminent Nigerians present at the Second Annual event by MALLPAI to contribute to the struggle to remove Almajiris ... Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State commended wife of the Vice- President for her humanitarian service to uplift the less privilege in society ...
The Kebbi Governor, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, on Tuesday presented a budget proposal of N151billion for the 2018 fiscal year to the state House of Assembly. Presenting the budget, Bagudu said out of the total amount, N108 billion was for capital projects while N43 billion was for recurrent expenditure. He said ...
However, Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu made mention of the fracas while swearing in a former Chief Magistrate and Director of Administration and Trainings at the Federal capital Territory (FCT), Hajia Ramatu Adamu Gulma, as a commissioner in Birnin Kebbi.The governor said he was visiting the ...
Sixteen Nigerian states have agreed to the establishment of cattle colonies proposed by the Minister of agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh as a solution to the incessant herdsmen crisis. ... All the 17 states of Southern Nigeria have also refused to volunteer land for the cattle colonies.
Ramatu Gulma on Monday took oath of allegiance as a new member of the Kebbi State executive council, news agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. ... Atiku Bagudu, at the occasion, called on the new appointee to contribute her quotas toward the rapid development of the state, especially the judiciary.
Former Kebbi State Governor Saidu Dakingari, his deputy, Ibrahim Aliyu, led 267 thousand members of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) to join the All progressives Congress (APC) recently. Speaking when he formally received the defectors, Kebbi State APC Chairman Alhaji Attahiru Maccido said they ...
The news agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the two-term former governor and his deputy who served under the PDP had recently declared support for the APC). The state APC Chairman, Attahiru Maccido, formerly received the decampees and many others at a symbolic ceremony in Birnin Kebbi on ...
The Kebbi State Community and Social Development Project (KBCSDP) has disbursed N94 million as empowerment to 30 communities to execute community projects. The General manager of the Project, Yakubu Yeldu, made this known at the presentation of first trenche cheques to the benefiting ...
The coordinator said the purpose of the training was to fulfill NDE's mandate of combating mass unemployment and creating jobs for the teeming unemployed youth in the state. The news agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the beneficiaries were drawn from the 21 local government areas of the state.
Despite the dwindling resources experienced by the participating states, Jigawa, Anambra, Enugu, Kebbi, Sokoto and Niger have paid their counterpart funds for 2016. Only Kano State is yet to contribute its counterpart fund. However, Kano provided a befitting office accommodation and a vehicle for ...
Kebbi State Urban Development Authority (KUDA) has commenced demolition of illegal structures in Birnin Kebbi Township. The General manager of the authority, Alhaji Adumu Shekare, told newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Saturday that four illegal structures along the drainage had been demolished.
The Kebbi State government has donated N20 million to the state's chapter of Nigerian legionnaires' emblem launching and appeal fund to mark the 2018 armed ... The news agency of Nigeria reports that members of the state executive council, permanent secretaries, advisers, top functionaries and other ...
The Kebbi government has registered over 26,000 livestock farmers that would benefit from the central bank of Nigeria (CBN) accelerated agricultural ... According to him, the ministry is working out modalities for the provision of loans to the registered livestock farmers through cooperative in the state.
The Kebbi State government has procured N300 million modern ultra sound machines for 14 general hospitals in the state, the Commissioner of Health, Umar Kambaza, has said. Mr. Kambaza, who represented Gov. Atiku Bagudu, during the inspection of the machines in Birnin Kebbi on Wednesday, said ...
The departed persons included on the list were Senator Francis Okpozo, who passed on at 81 in 2016, he was named chairman, Nigerian Press Council (NPC); Deputy Inspector General of police and elder statesman, Donald Ugbaja (rtd.), who was appointed member of the consumer Protection Council; ...
Since that incident, a total of 16 states, Abia, Borno, Kogi, Kwara, Kebbi, Plateau, Zamfara, Enugu, Oyo, Anambra, Edo, Lagos, Kano, Nasarawa, Katsina and ... He said the vaccination was as a result of the current outbreak in Kwara State and it signified that many Nigerians are not immune to yellow fever.
Some state governments have already forwarded investments requests to us which we have since forwarded to Oman and they have accepted, especially the business community there and they are willing to come to the states to invest in agriculture. These states are Ebonyi, Niger and Kebbi for now.
Fr. Utov was until his death this year, the proprietor of Fidei Polytechnic in Gboko, Benue State, the first private polytechnic in northern Nigeria. ... Also dead but appointed are Garba Attahiru Kaduna; Dr. Nabbs Igbokwe of Rivers State, Comrade Ahmed Bunza from Kebbi State and Miss Magdalene Kumu ...
According to the group, for over 12 years, the FIRS has been operating without a board, going on to accuse the body of nepotism, leaving those without godfathers in the FIRS without jobs. He called on the president, the senate president and the Kebbi State governor to look into this act of injustice urgently.
... Area of Kebbi, an official has said. Shu'aibu Ibrahim, Chairman of the council, told the news agency of Nigeria in Koko on Friday that the crop worth millions of Naira was razed. "The incident occurred on Thursday night; the village is one of the largest producers of sugarcane in the state," Mr. Ibrahim said.
Malami said the state has now become a model for other states in the practice of politics without bitterness. Aliyu said their decision to join the APC was in response to the invitation by the governor to strengthen unity, peace and development of Kebbi State. Other defectors include former members House of ...


 

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