Kebbi generates N8 billion out of N9 billion target for 2020
Chairman of Kebbi State Board of Internal Revenue Iliyasu Arzika Jega has said that the agency has generated N8 billion out of N9 billion targeted for internal generating revenue in 2020. Jega made the announcement at the 2019/2020 IGR Excellence Award in Birnin Kebbi and stated that the board has achieved about 90% improvement on…
No fewer than 158,000 people affected by flood in Kebbi, NEMA says
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says no fewer than 158,000 people were affected by flood in 18 local government areas of Kebbi State.
‘Cancer kills 26 persons daily in Nigeria’
Wife of the Kebbi State Governor and board member of the General Assembly for Union International Cancer Control (UICC), Dr. Zainab Bagudu Shankafi, has declared that over 26 persons die from cancer daily in Nigeria.
We need national drainage architecture to stop incessant flooding, says Bagudu
I think we all have to appreciate the fact that whatever human endeavour we are into, a season can disappoint, something can happen. Some places in the country are witnessing drought...
Kebbi flood: Malami condoles with victims
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has commiserated with the government and people of Kebbi State over the recent flood disaster...
Canoe mishap claims 8 lives in Kebbi
Another tragedy occurred in Kebbi State on Wednesday as eight people comprising women and children were drowned into a river after a canoe capsized at Tungar-Gegero in Jega Local Government Area of Kebbi State. Confirming the incident to journalists in Birnin Kebbi, chairman of the Kebbi State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) Sani Dododo, said that…
Flood: Kebbi embarks on evacuation of drainage, roads rehabilitation
The Kebbi State Government has embarked on rehabilitation of Birnin Kebbi township roads and evacuation of the drainages.
Flood washes away 5 bridges in Kebbi State — SEMA
Alhaji Sani Dododo, the Chairman, Kebbi State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) on Friday said that five bridges located in different parts of the state had...