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Buratai restructures Army armoured school in Bauchi

Nosa Enobhayisobo The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant-General Tukur Buratai, has restructured and remodelled the accommodation facilities for students of the Nigerian Army Armoured School (NAAS) in Bauchi. The Army in a statement announced that the remodelled block has been handed over to NAAS by the contractor. According to the statement,

Opposition parties hail court ruling on Bauchi Governorship election

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has hailed the Federal High Court ruling delivered in Abuja vacating the order restricting INEC from continuing the collation of governorship election result from Tafawa Balewa LGA and declaring the winner of Bauchi Governorship election. The Coalition's National Spokesperson, Ikenga

Elections: WANEP sensitizes stakeholders on Farmers Manifesto in Bauchi State

•Urges politicians to mainstream, promote agriculture Senator Iroegbu and Godsgift Onyedinefu Ahead of the 2019 General elections in Nigeria, the West Africa Network for Peace Building (WANEP) has urged relevant stakeholders in the socio-economic and political sphere of the country to mainstream agricultural sector as a means of addressing the

Bye-Elections: IGP commends police personnel, other security agencies

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, has commended police personnel and other Security and Safety Agencies deployed for security in the just concluded bye election in Kwara, Katsina and Bauchi State. The bye elections where held on Saturday in Ekiti/Irepodun/Isin/Oke-Ero Federal Constituency of Kwara State, Kankiya/Kusada/Ingawa Federal Constituency of Katsina

Nigerian army discovers general alkali’s grave, body still missing

The Nigerian Army on Friday announced the discovery of the an open shallow grave where the remains of the missing Maj-Gen. Idris Alkali (rtd) was allegedly buried before it was exhumed and reburied in another place, while a specialist who facilitated the act along with others has been apprehended. Alkali, who

Bauchi By-election: voters abandon polling units for farming

Farming activities have taken their toll on Saturday’s Bauchi South Senatorial by-election, with some rural areas recording low turnout of voters. Correspondents of the News Agency of Nigeria covering the election report that as at 9am, the number of voters that turned out for accreditation and voting was not impressive. In Begel

Army kills five Boko Haram terrorists, nab fuel supplier

•Arrests illicit drug peddlers in Bauchi Jude Johnson The troops of operation Lafiya Dole have killed five Boko Haram terrorists while on clearance operation at Kwari village, Monguno Local Government Area (LGA) of Borno State following a tip off . This is even as the troops arrested suspected terrorists’ fuel suppliers and drug

174 Prison Officers promoted in Bauchi

Jude Johnson As one of the most outstanding Command, the Nigeria Prison Service (NPS) has promoted 174 Prison Officers of the Bauchi Command. The newly promoted officers of the Bauchi State Command have been urged to consider their promotion as a call to duty and reciprocate the good gesture by working assiduously

Governor’s Wife Secure Freedom of 52 Prison Inmates in Bauchi

Babatunde Opalana  The wife of Bauchi State Governor,  Aisha M.A. Abubakar has today freed 52 inmates after paying for their fines and compensation.This is coming barely two weeks after she promised to pay for inmates with lesser fines and compensation to enable them celebrate the yulitide with their families. In a well