A News Agency of Nigeria survey in Bauchi, Gombe, Borno, Yobe, Adamawa as well as Jigawa States indicated an average of 40 per cent increase in price.
“We arrested 50 illegally armed herdsmen and realised that some of them are into cattle rustling and kidnapping,’’ Commandant-General of the NSCDC, Dr Ahmed Audi, said on Wednesday in Abuja
The News Agency Nigeria reports that the NEGF consists of governors of Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Taraba and Yobe States.
The NLC Chairman in the state, Alhaji Kabiru Ado, told newsmen at the NLC Secretariat in Kano that the workers would resist any plan to further deduct their salaries.
Zulum said at the ceremony that the budget tagged “Budget of Recovery and Consolidation”, was higher than the 2020 figure of N134.5 billion, representing about N74.5 billion increase.
The bill, which originated from the Senate, seeks to give legal backing to the university, which is already in existence, was presented by the Majority Leader, Ado Doguwa.
Respondents to a News Agency of Nigeria survey in Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa, Borno, Yobe and neighbouring Jigawa states, say although the state governments have been doing their best, the enormity of the challenge calls for the contributions of all and sundry.
The programme, which involved interventions in education, health, women empowerment among others, is being funded by US Agency for International Development (USAID) and British Government.
Zulum made the commendation while declaring open the Chief of Army Staff Combined Conference in Maiduguri.
The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.
Zulum lamentation is contained in a statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Strategies, Malam Isa Gusau, in Maiduguri on Saturday.
The committee comprised staff members of the Ministry of Rehabilitation Reconstruction and Resettlement, Action Against Hunger and European Union’s Building Resilience in Borno Project Committee and other high-level government officials in the state.
AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya, Nigeria Air Force Director of Public Relations and Information, confirmed this in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja.
The Theater Commander of the Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, told newsmen in Maiduguri that the troop were inducted into the theater as the Maritime Component to strengthen its operation
The troops recovered three AK-56 rifles and two AK-L rifles with registration numbers AK-L-AGB 1172, AK-L PU2879, AK-56-2556688, AK-56-22622832 and AK-56-22622315 respectively
Dr. Babagana Umara, the Commissioner for Reconstruction, Rehabilitation and Resettlement, stated this while speaking at a stakeholders forum on the reconstruction of the LGA in Maiduguri
Nine persons were reported killed while 10 were injured
The Senate on Wednesday ordered the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, to lead a delegation of senators…
The Deputy Governor of the state, Alhaji Mustapha Zannah, stated this while receiving members of the Borno State Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists on a solidarity visit at his office in Maiduguri
Several people lost their lives in a bomb blast in Yobe and Borno States and several more were injured in multiple explosions and shooting at the gubernatorial campaign rally of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State