Bala earmarks N9b for construction of roads in Bauchi communities

February 12, 2024 Mohammed Lawal 0

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state has earmarked over nine billion naira for the construction of 4 roads in different parts of Bauchi local government area to open up the axis for community demographic development. The roads are 4.1km Sabon kaura-Birshi-BRC, 6km Zango-Gwallagan Mayaka-Dandango, 1.1km Bayara Township road and 2.6km Gwallameji-Rafin zurfi-Yolan Bayara Road. Speaking at the ground breaking ceremony Read More

Bauchi governor appoints 28 new aides

December 11, 2023 Mohammed Lawal 0

The Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed, has approved with immediate effect, the appointments of Senior Special Assistants and Special Assistants. In a press statement signed by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Governor, Mukhtar Gidado, and made available to journalists, said the development was a move geared towards enhancing good governance, efficiency and inclusivity. “These appointments come Read More

Bauchi NSE hails Gov Bala’s commitment on infrastructure development

November 15, 2023 Mohammed Lawal 0

The Bauchi state branch of the Nigerian Society of Engineers(NSE), has applauded the state governor, Bala Mohammed over his commitment to infrastructure development, particularly in the realm of road construction across the state. The Branch chairman, Engr. Muhammad Ibrahim, at a press conference held at the NUJ press centre, Bauchi, encouraged the state government to sustain the momentum and assured Read More

Nigeria @63: Group hails Bala Mohammed, calls for support  

October 3, 2023 Ahmid Lawal, Abuja 0

The Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed Vanguard (BAM-V) has congratulated Bauchi state Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, Kauran Bauchi on the occasion of Nigeria’s 63rd Independence Anniversary. In a press release signed by its Director-General, Comrade Mohammed Abubakar Jibo, made available to Journalists in Abuja, BAM-V expressed its happiness that Governor Mohammed is in the helm of affairs as Bauchi state governor Read More

Bauchi: Abubakar Sadique confidence of victory at Tribunal – Pro-APC coalition 

September 18, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

A pro-All Progressives Congress (APC) on the platform of Bauchi Coalition for Sustainable Democracy, Peace & Justice, has expressed confidence that the outcome of the Election Petition Tribunal against governor Bala Mohammed will favour the candidate of the party, Air Vice Marshall Abubakar Sadique. Abubakar is challenging the victory of governor Bala Mohammed of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) at Read More

Police kill 10 suspected bandits, rescue 39 victims in Bauchi community 

September 17, 2023 Mohammed Lawal 0

The Bauchi state Police Command, weekend said its operatives have neutralised about 10 suspected kidnappers/bandits at Jan-Dutse situated in Yankari Forest and thereafter rescued 39 kidnap victims. The kidnap victims consisting of 28 adult males, eight adult females, and three infants were rescued unhurt and subsequently reunited with their respective families after a medical check-up at the General Hospital in Read More

Bauchi launches FG’s procurement guidelines on family planning commodities

August 30, 2023 Mohammed Lawal, Bauchi 0

Bauchi state government has launched the National Guidelines for the State Funded Procurement of Family Planning Commodities in a move to strengthen actions against maternal and newborn mortality across the state. Inaugurating the programme at Government House Bauchi, Governor Bala Mohammed observed that the move was aimed at domesticating the global policy on family planning system through making the commodities Read More

Bala shuts down Bauchi school where teenage boy died

August 30, 2023 Mohammed Lawal, Bauchi 0

The Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed has ordered the immediate closure of the school in Bauchi metropolis where a teenage boy, Mohammed Abidin Musa was found dead and his body organs ripped out by suspected ritualists. The governor gave the order on Wednesday when he led a security heads and other government officials on a condolence visit to the family Read More

Bauchi gov swears in commissioners, tasks them on loyalty, commitment

August 14, 2023 Mohammed Lawal, Bauchi 0

The Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed on Monday sworn-in the newly appointed 24 Commissioners after their successful screening by the State House of Assembly and the Directorate of State Services. At the swearing in ceremony at the Banquet Hall, Government House, Bauchi, the governor directed the Commissioners to work with relevant stakeholders particularly their Permanent Secretaries for successful discharge of Read More

Musa Azare: A beacon of progress, service

August 10, 2023 Abdullahi Rufa'i Adamu 0

In a move that has been widely applauded by the people of Bauchi state, Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has nominated Honourable Musa Azare for the esteemed position of caretaker chairman of Katagum local government. This nomination comes as no surprise to those who have closely followed Musa Azare’s exceptional career in public service, marked Read More

Breaking: Bauchi governor sends commissioner-nominees’ list to assembly for screening 

July 24, 2023 Mohammed Lawal, Bauchi 0

Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed, has submitted 23 names to the State House of Assembly for screening and confirmation for appointment as commissioners.  Blueprint reports that the 23 nominees cut across all the 20 local government areas of the state. The speaker of the assembly, Abubakar Suleiman, who disclosed this during a special session of the assembly on Monday, said Read More

Bauchi gov’t sacks 6 traditional rulers over partisan politics, others

July 21, 2023 Admin III 0

Mohammed Lawal, Bauchi The Bauchi State Local Government Service Commission has relieved six traditional rulers of their appointments for allegedly dabbling into partisan politics. Our correspondent reports that the affected traditional rulers were from Bauchi and Katagum Emirates of the state. The acting permanent secretary in the Commission, Nasiru Ibrahim Dewu, disclosed this to journalists in statement on Thursday. Dewu Read More

Breaking: Bauchi governor dissolves local government caretaker committees

July 18, 2023 Mohammed Lawal, Bauchi 0

The Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed has dissolved all the 20 local government caretaker committee chairmen with immediate effect following the expiration of their tenure in office. The secretary of the state government, Ibrahim Muhammad Kashim conveyed the governor Bala’s approval on Tuesday in a statement made available to journalists in Bauchi. According to statement, the caretaker committee chairmen have Read More

Bauchi Assembly re-elects Abubakar as Speaker

June 20, 2023 Mohammed Lawal, Bauchi 0

The speaker of the 9th Bauchi State House of Assembly, Abubakar Suleiman has been re-elected as the speaker of the 10th House of Assembly in the state. Abubakar who represents Ningi Central Constituency, was re-elected unopposed on Tuesday at the inauguration of the 10th Assembly. Similarly, the member representing Bauchi metropolis, Jamilu Barade was elected deputy Speaker of the House.

Breaking: Bala dissolves cabinet in Bauchi

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state on Thursday ordered dissolution of his cabinet which include Commissioners and Special Advisers. The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Barrister Ibrahim Kashim, who announced this while briefing Journalists on the outcome of a valedictory session of the State Executive Council at the Council Chambers, Government House, Bauchi.  The SSG said others affected are Read More

Bauchi government directs parties to remove posters at public buildings

The Bauchi state Environmental Protection Agency, (BASEPA), Monday, directed all political parties in the state to immediately remove all campaign posters, billboards and signboards placed in public places across the state. The Director General, BASEPA, Dr. Ibrahim Kabiru, gave the directives at a press conference held at the agency’s Headquarters in Bauchi. He gave the political parties seven days ultimatum Read More

Bauchi gov felicitates with on 2023 Eid-el-Fitr celebration

April 21, 2023 Mohammed Lawal 0

Bauchi state governor Bala Mohammed on Friday felicitated with the Muslim Ummah in the state on the occasion of the Eid el-Fitr celebration, saying the lessons learned during the month of Ramadan should continue to guide their actions and utterances. The governor, in a goodwill message, urged Muslims to emulate Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) by making sacrifices for the benefit of Read More

APC group to Tinubu: Beware of sycophants, saboteurs in Bauchi

April 10, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

A pro-All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bauchi state, on the aiges of APC Youth Progressive Movement (AYPM) has urged the president-elect Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu to be wary of some sycophants and saboteurs in and outside the party even as he prepares to take over. The group said some party chieftains in Bauchi, for reasons best known to them, betrayed Read More

Revive community radio in Bauchi state

March 27, 2023 Hauwa Audu 0

Radio is an audio device for passing messages to a large audience. Radio involves the process by which messages are sent through electronic waves. In other words, the sound could be sent and received through these waves. Radio is defined as the process of sending and receiving messages through the air, using electromagnetic waves. It is also about the activity Read More

Breaking: Gov Bala wins re-election In Bauchi

March 20, 2023 Muslim Lawal, Bauchi 0

The gubernatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and incumbent governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed has been declared as the winner of the just concluded governorship election having won the majority of the votes cast across the 20 local government areas of the state. Declaring the winner on Monday, the Returning Officer for the election and the Vice-Chancellor Read More

In Bauchi, Bala votes, expresses confidence of winning 2023 governorship election

March 18, 2023 Mohammed Lawal 0

The Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed, Saturday voted at his Bakin Duste polling unit 008 in company with his wife,  Aisha Bala Mohammed at about 11:20 am, with a warning to the Nigeria AirForce against interfering in the electoral process in the state. Speaking with journalists shortly after casting his vote, the governor expressed concern with helicopter hovering and flying Read More