President Muhammadu Buhari was in Maiduguri, Borno State, a fortnight ago to commission some (just some) projects already completed by the Zulum administration. It was like streams in a desert, a breath of fresh air in a milieu once overtaken by death and destruction, caused by the Boko Haram insurgency. The snake is badly scorched, but yet to be decapitated. Soon, and very soon.
Browsing: Babagana Umara-Zulum
Graduates selected from across the 27 local government areas of Borno State were trained on soil analysis and extension services under the National Young Farmers Scheme, championed by the National Land Development Agency in collaboration with Borno State Ministry of Animal Resources and Fisheries Development.
The 49,000 square meters concrete embedded bus terminal, sited along Bama Road in Maiduguri, will comprise 373 lock up shops and 220 market stalls, making 593 shops and stalls.
Zulum saw destructions by the insurgents at the palace of the Shehu of Dikwa, Nigerian Army’s 81 DIV TF BN NASC 9 Headquarters, 22 Armoured Brigade headquarters, UN Humanitarian Hub, Primary Healthcare Centre and IDPs camps.
Zulum’s spokesman, Malam Isa Gusau, announced in a statement released on Thursday that the General retired from the Nigerian Army on January 10, 2021 after 35 years of service.
During the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan, Nigeria had covertly brought in “military-technical advisers” suspected to be mercenaries from South Africa and the former Soviet Union to take on Boko Haram ahead of the national election in 2015.
On Saturday, the Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, led political leaders from the North East region of the country on a commiseration visit to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the people of Lagos over the attack.
Amidst intractable insurgency, Governor Kashim Ibrahim Shettima of Borno State has said the state government established new industrial complex and mega projects to boost the Internally Generated Revenue and transform the economy of the State.
Prof. Babagana Umara-Zulum has emerged winner of the All Progressives Congress governorship primary election in Borno.