Borno targets 1.1 million children in fight against malaria campaign
The World Health Organisation (WHO) in collaboration with Borno State government has flagged off seasonal Malaria Prevention Campaigns (MPCs) against malaria for 1.1 million children in the state.
Shettima disburses N27.7m to protesting policemen in Borno
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has released N27.7 million to settle the allowances of 2,640 mobile policemen in the state.
Dangote launches N2bn ready-made village in Northeast
Two weeks after donating 150 cars to the Nigeria Police, the Aliko Dangote Foundation yesterday launched the Dangote Village for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Maiduguri, Borno State.
Nine years after Boko Haram, peace returns to Borno council areas
The Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai El-Kanemi, has said no council area is under the control of Boko Haram, as returnees have commenced...
Borno saves N5.5 million from ghost workers
The Borno State Government has saved N5.5 billion from 11,876 ghost workers and pensioners, after a committee’s verification and biometric data exercise of serving and retired workers.The initial total workforce in the state before the exercise stood at 27,971 with a monthly wage bill of N2.219 billion...
Borno saves N5.5b from ghost workers, pensioners in 2017
The Borno State Government has saved N5.5 billion from 11,876 ghost workers and pensioners, after a verification and biometric data exercise of serving and retired workers.
Commissioner queried for ’embarrassing’ government with shoe polish donation
Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima, has queried his Commissioner for Higher Education and aspirant for the House of Representatives in 2019, Usman Jaha (Babawo) for distributing shoe polish and other items to youth in Gwoza as part of his welfare programme.
Attack on Borno community sad, inhumane, says Shettima
Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno on Monday described the Boko Haram insurgents’ Sunday night attack on communities in Jere Local Government Area of the state as “sad and inhumane”.
We accord priority to agriculture transformation to end insurgency, says Shettima
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno says his administration accords priority to agriculture transformation to fight poverty and end insurgency.Shettima said this at the third Nigeria Zero Hunger Forum in Maiduguri.