Buhari backs gov to sue INEC over Bauchi polls
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday supported Governor Mohammed Abubakar in challenging in court the decision by the Independent...
1.1 million children to get Polio immunisation in Adamawa
No fewer than 1.13 million children are expected to be vaccinated against polio in the ongoing four-day house-to-house immunisation exercise in Adamawa.
Bauchi: INEC resumes collation of Bauchi governorship election result
The Independent National Electoral Commission has decided to resume from Tuesday, the collation of the governorship election result in Bauchi State and may declare the winner of the poll, hitherto ruled as inconclusive. The commission announced the decision in a press statement on Friday night after resolving some issues around the result of Tafawa Balewa…
Adamawa, Bauchi govs meet Osinbajo in Abuja
Adamawa State governor, Jibrilla Bindow and his Bauchi State counterpart, Mohammed Abubakar, on Thursday visited the presidential villa, Abuja, where they met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Governors Bindow and Abubakar, who are trailing behind their Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) opponents, are facing the battle to retain their positions for second term following a scheduled…
Acting IGP, be a difference maker
The newly appointed acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu comes to his job with sufficient local experience...
Cholera outbreak spreads, kills 20 in Kaduna, Plateau, Adamawa
The outbreak of cholera has reared its ugly head in some cities in the country. A student of Government Girls Secondary School, Kawo, Kaduna State, has died of the disease while 42 others have been...
Abubakar nominates his Chief of Staff as deputy
Gov. Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi has nominated Alhaji Audu Sule , the Chief of Staff, Government House, to serve as his Deputy.Alhaji Umar Sade, State Commissioner for Information, confirmed the nomination to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Bauchi.
Resign if you can’t cope with my style, governor tells Bauchi workers
The Governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abubakar on Friday declared that those who cannot cope with his style of leadership should not hesitate to resign their appointments. Governor Abubakar’s declaration came yesterday following the sudden gale of resignation that has hit his cabinet with the recent being the Deputy Governor...
I didn’t frustrate my Deputy out of office ,says Abubakar
Gov. Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State has described as `false and untrue’ allegation that he frustrated his deputy, Alhaji Nuhu Gidado out of office.Gidado had on May 23 tendered his resignation letter to the governor through the Office of the Secretary to the State Government.
Bauchi governor backs state police to tackle security challenges
Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abubakar yesterday declared that if the country should practice federalism as enshrined in the nation’s constitution, it has to adopt state police to tackle its security challenges.