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    NTA, LEADERSHIP Correspondents To Lead Bauchi NAWOJ

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    The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) Bauchi State chapter has elected Bulak Afsa of Nigerian Television Authority, NTA, as the new chairperson to run the affairs of the association for the next three years. Bulak Afsa and other officers of NAWOJ were elected unopposed at the  congress of the association at the Secretariat of…

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  • Bauchi Govt Lauded Over Judicious Use Of Bailout Funds

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    Bauchi State government has been commended for judiciously using the N8.6 billion federal government bailout funds given it to offset backlog of salaries of civil servants in the state. Bauchi based political pressure group, the Democratic Enlightenment Initiative (DEI), called on the state government to yet seek another bailout from the federal government to offset…

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  • Gov Abubakar Tasks Police On Kidnapping, Cattle Rustling In Bauchi

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    Governor Mohammed  Abubakar of Bauchi State has challenged the Nigerian police and other security agencies in Bauchi State to collaborate and work out effective intelligence gathering and other strategies with local communities to stamp out kidnapping, cattle rustling and other criminal activities in the state. The governor who made the challenge when he received the…

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    Police Give Families Of Slain Officers N40m Cheques

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    The Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 12 Bauchi ,Yakubu O Jibrin has presented a cheque of N40 million to the families of 36  slain officers  in the zone. AIG Jibrin made the presentation yesterday while issuing the cheques to the deceased families  at the Zone 12 headquarters in Bauchi. He revealed…

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    Police Arrest 17 For Kidnapping In Bauchi

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    The police in Bauchi State have arrested 17 suspects for kidnapping, armed robbery and other crimes  at different locations in the state. The police public relations officer, (PPRO) of the Command, Mahmood Mohammed, stated this in a weekly statement on the command’s efforts at reducing the rate of crime in the state, yesterday in Bauchi….

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    Man, 25, Arrested In Bauchi With Son’s Head

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    The police in Bauchi State has arrested a 25-year -old man with suspected human head wrapped in cloth in Misau local government area of the state. The suspects, Maikudi Mohammed, 25, of Galambi village in Bauchi local government area and his accomplice Damina Mohammed, 26, of the same address, went to a grave yard to…

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  • ‘177,000 Children Die Of Pneumonia Annually In Nigeria’

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    Health experts in the country have claimed that about 177,000  children Under five years die annually from pneumonococcal diseases. Executive Chairman of Bauchi State Primary Healthcare Agency (BSPHA), Pharmacist Adamu Ibrahim Gamawa stated that, reports have shown that Nigeria is among 10 countries in the world whose children under five are at a great risk…

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    Protest: Bauchi Teachers Protest Over 8-month Salary Arrears

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    Teachers in Bauchi State yesterday stormed the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) in a peaceful protest over non-payment of their eight months salary. The teachers in their hundreds stormed the SUBEB office in Bauchi with placards demanding the payment of their entitlements, even as officials attempted to calm the teachers. Mohammed Auwal, who led…

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  • Northern Govs Urged To Emulate Gov Abubakar

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    BY Beatrice Gondyi, Bauchi Dr Suleiman  Muhammad Lame,  Rector of Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic (ATAP), Bauchi, has commended Governor Muhammad Abdullahi Abubakar Esq. for making huge investment to the development of  education in the state, urging other northern governors to emulate him. Fielding questions from journalists in his office, Dr Lame said what Governor Abubakar …

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