Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State on Wednesday said the state was ready to partner with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London University College to tackle kidney disease in the state.
Seven persons on Wednesday lost their lives and 40 others were injured in a traffic accident involving two trucks on Wednesday in Yobe State.
The National Primary Healthcare Development Agency on Monday confirmed that 117 children have died following the Diphtheria outbreak in Yobe State since 2022.
The Yobe State Government has sought for more robust partnership with the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP), to further boost information dissemination about the programmes and activities of the state government across the online media platforms.
Yobe Desert Rollers men hockey team of Damaturu Thursday trounced their counterparts, South West Hockey Club of Lagos by 3-1 in men’s hockey quarter finals in the ongoing 2023 Nigeria Hockey Federation (NHF) Super League.
Yobe has commenced the vaccination of cattle and other livestock against anthrax in four local government areas of the State bordering Niger Republic.
Dr. Pricilla Ibekwe, the Head of Special Projects and Partnerships Unit at the NCDC, said this on Monday in Abuja.
She gave the order on Wednesday following an ex parte application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
Dungus Abdulkarim, a Deputy Superintendent of Police and the Command’s spokesman, announced the arrest of the suspects Tuesday in Damaturu.
The Force Public Relations Officer, CP Frank Mba, made this known in a statement he issued on Friday in Abuja.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Kayode was led into the President’s office by the Caretaker Chairman of the APC and Governor of Yobe, Mai-Mala Buni as well as Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara.
Buni, in statement issued by his Director-General, Press and Media Affairs, Alhaji Mamman Mohammed, in Damaturu on Tuesday, said that the midwives would be posted to the various healthcare centres across the state.
Matawalle announced his defection to APC in Gusau on Tuesday at a special grand rally to receive him to the party, organised by the National Caretaker Committee of the APC led by Gov. Maimala Buni of Yobe.
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.
Buni stated this on Saturday shortly after casting his vote during the local government election, in Buni-Gari, Gujba Local Government area of the state.
This is contained in a statement signed by Nasiru Mato, Assistant Director, in charge of the North East Zonal office of the agency and issued in Abuja on Saturday.
The NBS said this in its “PMS (Petrol) Price Watch for October” released on its website on Tuesday in Abuja.
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.
Speaking at the ceremony in Damaturu, Mala-Buni said that the budget tagged “Budget of Recovery, Consolidation and Economic Rejuvenation”, was about 17.2 per cent higher than the 2020 figure of N86.04 billion.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Dungus Abdulkarim, made this known while presenting the suspects in Damaturu.