2023 concerns as PDP negotiates another rocky bend
It is not known whether the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would undertake a post-mortem on its outing in the last general elections. But
Gaidam inaugurates permanent secretaries to boost service delivery
Governor Ibrahim Gaidam, has inaugurated members of the Yobe State Independent Electoral Commission (SIEC), and six permanent secretaries, to boost service delivery in the state.
Yobe: Security, infrastructure and hope re-kindled
By mid-2013, every person living in or travelling through the Yobe State capital knew that things were never as they used to be. It was a time of monstrous security challenges and diffused adversity.
Agbami parties donate lab to Yobe school
Star Deepwater Petroleum Limited and its parties in the Agbami field have donated a modern science laboratory complex to Government Secondary School, Damaturu, Yobe State.
Gaidam signs bill against rape, homosexuality
Yobe State governor, Ibrahim Gaidam, yesterday signed into law the State Penal Code Amendment Law 2018, which prescribed punishment for rape, kidnapping and unnatural offences, which were becoming rampant in the state and other parts of the country.
Yobe ex-governor, Ibrahim, denies ceding senatorial ticket to Gaidam
Former Governor of Yobe State, Senator Bukar Ibrahim, has said that he has not conceded the senatorial ticket to Governor Ibrahim Gaidam. Ibrahim made the declaration yesterday in Damaturu while responding to an online report that he had ceded the Yobe East senatorial seat to the incumbent governor.
Collect your PVCs, elect credible leaders, Gaidam tells Yobe electorate
Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Gaidam, yesterday charged the electorate to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) before the Continuous Voters’ Registration (CVR) exercise ends on August 31, 2018. The governor made the call in his message during the Eid-el-Kabir celebrations at Government House, Damaturu. He said obtaining PVCs is the only guaranteed means to elect…
Yobe raises panel on illegal tree felling
The governor, who was represented by his deputy, Abubakar Aliyu also cautioned traditional rulers against illegal massive felling of trees, which he said has degraded the environment with increased desert encroachment for over two decades.
Yobe disburses N300m furniture loan to workers
The Yobe state government has disbursed N300 million furniture loan to workers with a maximum of a million naira each. Announcing the step recently in Damaturu, the Head of Service, Saleh Abubakar disclosed that the furniture loan is a revolving one to enable others to benefit. According to him, the 2018 N300 million loans is…