IPAC adopts Buni as Yobe governorship candidate
The chairman, Alhaji Umar Kukuri, announced the adoption yesterday in Damaturu, while fielding questions from journalists.Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of APC had reportedly anointed Buni as his successor earlier.
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.
Gaidam nominates APC national secretary as successor
Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Gaidam has nominated the National Secretary of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Mai Mala Buni as his preferred candidate for the 2019 gubernatorial election in the state.
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 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…
Gaidam approves N671 million payments to retirees
Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe state has approved the payment of N670.73 million gratuities to 364 retirees from the state.The gratuity payment also included civil servants that died in the course of service.
Yobe governor flays colleagues over non-payment of salaries, pensions
There is no excuse that can justify non-payment of salaries and pensions of retired workers, the governor of Yobe State, Ibrahim Gaidam has said.The governor, who stated this yesterday in Abuja while commissioning the headquarters of the Nigeria Union of Pensioners.....
Gaidam signs N92.2 billion budget into law
Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe state; has yesterday signed the N92.2 billion budget into law with an increase of capital expenditures to N45.43 billion this fiscal year.
Governor Gaidam approves N1bn gratuities for retirees in Yobe
Yobe Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Gaidam, has approved N1.1 billion for the payment of gratuities to 631 retired civil servants in the state.Mr Abdullahi Bego, Director-General, Press Affairs to the Governor said this in a statement on Sunday, in Damaturu.