Yobe adopts budget monitoring mechanisms for commissioners, MDAs
Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State has adopted monitoring mechanisms for commissioners Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) for effective service deliveries and performances.
Governor tasks NSCCIMA to accelerate North’s economic development
Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State, has tasked the coalition of Northern States Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NSCCIMA), relies on unlocking economic...
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.
Buni wants air force base, school in Yobe
Yobe State governor, Mai Mala Buni, has asked the Nigerian Air Force to establish an airforce base in the state to strengthen its fight against Boko Haram insurgency and enhance internal security.
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).
Yobe government mulls strategy to end desertification
The Yobe State Government has announced plans to eradicate the effects of desertification in 11 council areas of the state, through the planting of three million seedlings and grassroot sensitisation.
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.
Yobe, WHO, consortium to immunise 190,000 children against malaria
The Yobe State Ministry of Health, World Health Organisation (WHO) and Consortium have planned to immunise 190,000 children against malaria by delivering seasonal malaria prophylaxis to six local councils.