Borno begins verification of local government workers
Governor Babagana Umara of Borno state has inaugurated the Verification and Biometric Data Capture Committees (VBDC) of local council workers and teachers, with six months to submit their reports for implementation.
Umara tasks commissioners on development
Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara has tasked commissioners to work towards meeting the peoples desire for socioeconomic development in order to improve their living conditions.
Umara creates science, technology ministry to lift Borno
Borno State Governor Babagana Umara has announced the creation of a Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MSTI) to enhance the socio-economic development of the state.
Borno pays 10,319 workers, pensioners’ leave grants, gratuities
Governor Babagana Umara of Borno State has approved the payment of outstanding leave grants and pension of 10,319 workers and pensioners.
Biometric exercise eliminates 300 ghost pensioners in Borno
The recent biometric and verification exercise in Borno State has led to the elimination of 300 fake pensioners.
Umara pleads with Boko Haram terrorists to lay down arms
Borno State Governor Professor Babagana Umara has urged indigenes of Jakana and collaborators of Boko Haram terrorists to lay down their arms. Umara made the call yesterday at Jakana village...
Why war against Boko Haram may not end soon - Borno governor
Governor Babagana Umara of Borno State has said that the war against Boko Haram may not end soon, as the terrorists have started deploying drones to monitor military operations in Sambisa Forest and the Lake Chad region.
EU support grants hit 262m Euros, says Borno government
Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara has disclosed that the European Union (EU) Rebuilding Support Grants in the last four years has hit 262m euros (N106.37 trn).
Umara rebukes NRC, others over projects in Borno
Governor Babagana Umara of Borno State has rebuked the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) and Mercy Corps International over claims of completed water and housing projects in the state. The claimed projects are part of the NGOs’ humanitarian intervention assistance sited in Jere, Gwoza and Maiduguri Metropolitan Councils. The reproach was made on Friday, when leader…