Borno State goverment raises panel on pensioners' documentation, payments
Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has raised a biometric data capture panel on pensioners’ documentation and pension payments for retired workers. Inaugurating the committee recently at the Government House, Maiduguri, Shettima said that the panel headed by Yerima Saleh, an ex-Head of Service (HoS), is saddled with the responsibility of uncovering the problems besetting…
Boko Haram’s new offensive
Boko Haram, the violent group, which has made headlines with its savage tactics, is again on the offensive. News reports suggest that it has made inroads into hitherto safe territories.
Shettima convenes emergency security meeting over Boko Haram
Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima has convened an emergency security meeting to address incessant Boko Haram attacks in the state. Special Assistant to the governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mallam Isa Gusau, disclosed this in a statement in Maiduguri yesterday. “The governor has summoned an emergency extraordinary security meeting to be attended by heads of security establishments, Civilian Joint…
Boko Haram: Governor Shettima calls emergency security meeting
Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno has called what was called “an emergency security meeting” to address the increasing attacks by Boko Haram terrorists in the state.
Shettima presents N125.83b budget, Lalong N148b
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has presented a budget of N125.83 billion to the House of Assembly for 2019, while his Plateau State counterpart, Simon Lalong, presented N148 billion in his ‘Budget of Rescue and Infrastructural Growth’ to the state assembly.
Ambode, Shettima meet Omisore, Akintola, other aggrieved APC chiefs
Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, and his Borno State counterpart, Kashim Shettima, yesterday, in Ibadan, met with aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress...
Jonathan’s transition hours
Former president, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s book My Transition Hours launched the other day to coincide with his 61st birthday is a welcome literary contribution to the record of public service at the highest level in Nigeria. We congratulate Jonathan on his birthday. We also commend him for ‘putting pen to paper’ to give account…
Shettima raises panel on Borno pensioners
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has raised a biometric data capture panel on pensioners’ documentation and payments for retired workers.
APC convention: 7000 delegates set to affirm Buhari’s candidature
No fewer than 7000 delegates are participating in today’s special convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) aimed at affirming the candidature of President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 polls.
Shettima, Abba Aji clinch slots in Borno
Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima has clinched the ticket to contest the Borno Central senatorial district election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2019. Shettima scored 2, 735 votes to defeat Ali Wurge who polled five votes at the just concluded primary elections held at the El-Kaneni Sports Centre, Maiduguri. Declaring…