Thursday, 21st September 2023

Bauchi State

25 Jul 2018
The Bauchi State police command yesterday paraded three suspects who specialise in kidnapping and raping their victims while in their custody. The command’s Police Public...
5 Jul 2018
Bauchi State governor, Mohammad Abubakar Abdullahi, on Tuesday began the distribution of farm machinery and fertilizer to farmers in the state. Out of the 500 tractors...
26 Jun 2018
Some traders in food items from northern Nigeria are counting their losses after a trailer conveying farm produce from the area to the southern...
20 Jun 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, to immediately lead a Federal Government delegation to Bauchi in the aftermath of the rainstorm, which destroyed about 1,505 houses.
15 May 2018
Tragedy befell a family in Bauchi at the weekend when its breadwinner, Mr. Salihu Yahaya, a businessman, lost his life while trying to save his wife from being electrocuted.
6 Sep 2017
Medical doctors at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Azare, Bauchi State, on Wednesday, said they had yet to join the ongoing nationwide strike by the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA).
16 May 2017
The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said it had cleared kidnappers’ camps in Toro and Ningi local Government areas of Bauchi State.
22 Apr 2017
Senator Ali Wakili representing Bauchi South in the National Assembly has disclosed that his present face off with Bauchi State Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar is because the latter broke...
1 Apr 2017
Yankari Resort & Safari is a large wildlife park located in the south-central part of Bauchi State, in northeastern Nigeria. It covers an area of about 2,244 square kilometres and is home to several natural warm water springs...
3 Mar 2017
The Commissioner of Police in Bauchi State, Zaki Ahmed, says the command has arrested 131 suspects for alleged kidnapping, rape, robbery and other offences from Jan. 10 to Feb. 28.
11 Jan 2017
The first time I was robbed was a difficult but mildly comical affair. In a car park in London, a hooded boy, far taller and bigger than I was, grabbed me in a choke-hold and demanded...
1 Jan 2017
Friends of the Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. Ya‎kubu Dogara, have asked him to remain dedicated in his service to the nation.


12 mins ago
An All Progressive Congress (APC), chieftain, Professor Yusuf Magaji, has extolled President Bola Ahmed Tinubu for considering Prof. Abiodun Sule for the coveted office of Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). The politician in a statement, yesterday, described the maritime expert as fit for the responsibility. Magaji said while Sule is…
20 mins ago
The basic education model adopted by Nigerian states including Bayelsa, Edo, Lagos, Kwara has been commended at the ongoing United Nations General Assembly (UNGA78). The commendation was given on the sidelines of the General Assembly at a Devex event organized to discuss the topic “Transforming Education: Overcoming crisis, improving learning Outcomes.” Speaking at a panel…
28 mins ago
A lawmaker in the Ogun State House of Assembly, Damilare Bello Mohammed, has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a cult clash in Sagamu over the weekend. Five suspected cultists were also arrested alongside Mohammed in connection with the incident that started on Wednesday and continued till Sunday, leading to several deaths. Other five…
31 mins ago
Federal government has expressed sadness over the ambush and killing of personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), Nigerian Police and Nigerian Army while on official duty at Ehime Mbano Local government area of Imo state
32 mins ago
Community leaders in Kurebe, in Shiroro local council of Niger State has distanced themselves from an online news publication that alleged mining companies operating in the area paid bandits certain amount of money for protection. In a joint interview granted to newsmen  in Minna by Haruna Salihu Kurebe, a community leader and Jamilu Abubakar, APC…