Buni charges commissioners to raise people’s living conditions
YOBE State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, has said that progress made in education, health and agriculture sectors are not enough to empower and improve living conditions of people.
Buni presents N108.4b budget for 2020
Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State has presented N108.41 billion budget to the House of Assembly for scrutiny and passage for the 2020 fiscal year.
Police HQ mum as Boko Haram kidnaps Nigerian policeman
A Nigerian policeman has been kidnapped in the country's northeast state, Islamic State West Africa Province claimed on Monday. The Islamic State-backed insurgent group said on its Amaq news agency that the policeman was captured in Babban Gida, Yobe State on Saturday. A van he was travelling in was also seized by the group. It…
Yobe saves N5b from contracts vetting
The Yobe State Government has succeeded in saving over N5b from the two-year contracts vetting by Bureau for Public Procurement (BPP).
Senate president visits entire village washed away by flood in Yobe
In the aftermath of the negative impact of torrential rainfall that has sacked most residents of 11 local government areas in Yobe State, the Senate President, Dr. Ahmed Lawan, and governor...
Policeman arrested over Facebook posts calling for reprisals on Taraba cops’ killing
A mobile policeman currently deployed to Yobe State, Sunday Japhet has been arrested over a series of Facebook posts, which were apparently deemed inappropriate by the authorities. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr. Sumonu Abdulmaliki, confirmed his arrest but didn’t state when it was effected.
Language should not divide us — Haruna
The Vice Chancellor of the Federal University Gashua, Yobe State, Prof. Andrew Haruna, has said although there are several languages in Nigeria...
Care for orphans to secure life after, Mala Buni urges
The governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni, has offered additional support to the Yetim Care Foundation Orphanage, where orphaned students receive education and training. Speaking during a visit to the orphanage in Damaturu yesterday, the governor said children who are orphans deserve special care and attention to help them grow into responsible members of…