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Borno deputy Governor Visits Victims of Biu Boko Haram attack



Borno deputy governor visits victims of Biu Boko Haram attack

AHMED MARI, Maiduguri

The Borno state Deputy governor, Hon. Umar Usman Kadafur has dymosthized with the victums of the Biu Boko Haram Attack whete two persons were killd abd 13 others injured.and directed for the transfer if the victims yo Private hospitals for proper treatment,.

Alhsji Kadafur who visited Biu General Hospital sympathied with the victims of last Sunday Book Haram attack on Biu .and prayed that God grant them quick recovery.

While taking round the Deputy Governor round the hospital, the state commissioner of health Dr Abubakar Salisu kwaya bura said ” 2 persins killed shile 13 others sustained various degrees of injuries as a result of stray bullets while trying to escape for their dear lives.making a total of 15 casualties.

The commissioner said all the remaining 13 victims are responding to treatment and are in stable condition adding that what left is is xray to be carried out on those with bullet wounds.and possible discharge.

The commissioner also said the hospital has the modern and best xray machine but the only staff operating the machine is on leave but assured that in no distance time additional staff would be provided 00 the hospital for efficient services.

Respondung, the deputy governor directed the immediate transfer of the victims that require xray to a private hospital for immediate treatment and offered a N50,000 cash assistance to each of the 13 victims.

Alhaji Umar Kadafur commended the staff of the hospital for their immediate response abd pproviding adequate first aid treatment to the victims and promised that other problems facing the hospital especially that of man power would be addressed.

Also speakibg, the chief Nursing officer, Mr. Bitrus Anjikwi informed the deputy governor that immediately the victims were received at the hospital he has urgently mobilized all the staff and patients were treated at a spot what only remains is xray on those with gun shots wound.

It could recalled that tjd insurgent attempted to.infiltrate Biu, the headquarters of Biu local government but were repelled by the troops if the Nigerian military.


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Gov. Buni Met MD FERMA Engaged On Road Maintenance



Gov. Buni Met MD FERMA Engaged on Road Maintenance

By Daily Hint Abuja

His Excellency, Hon. Mai Mala Buni, the executive Governor of Yobe state and the ruling all progressive Congress (Apc) Chairman caretaker Committee has today Friday 10/7/2020 met with the Managing Director of the Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) Engr. Nurudeen Rafindadi.

Gov. Mai Mala Buni engaged the FERMA MD on maintenance of federal roads across the state.

Buni expressed the importance of road network to socio-economic development of the state and the country atlarge.

The governor expressed the ever ready commitment of his led  administration to open up more communities with more road network that links the state and federal highways to make transportation of goods and services easy to the common man in the society, as road is important to the development of every state and country as a whole.

The MD was very delighted and assured positive partnership between the agency and Yobe state government for good and safe roads across the state and federal highways.


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Borno Federal Lawmaker Distributes Livelihood Support to 2010 Members of her constituency



Borno federal lawmaker distributes livelihood support to 2,010 members of her constituency

By Madu Mohammed Maiduguri

In her efforts to bring sucour to the traumatized people of her constituency,. the Member Representing Bama, Ngala and Kalabalge Federal constituency at the National Assembly has distributed, vehicles. Sewing machines, water pumping machines, tricycles and cash to over 2010 members of her constituency devasted by the Boko Haram insurgency as livelihood support.

Flagging off the empowerment distribution at the Multi purpose Hall of the Government House. Maiduguri on Thursday, Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno state said ” this is the largest intervention that any individual has ever distributed. I commend you Hon Gimba for supporting members of your constituencyy, Bama and Kalabslge are the most hit by the insurgency, I commend you for the livelihood programme which will greatly help in rejuvanating their livelihood ”

The governor urged the beneficiaries to put the items in good use, so that they will not only be self reliant but help others.

Speaking at the occasion, the member representing Bama. Ngala and Kalabalge federal constituency, Hon Zainab Gimba said ‘ “the empowerment projects is a continuation of the series of my empowerment programme. 118 beneficiaries are to get cars, 200 tricycles. 800 sewing machines , 500 grinding machines, 492 water pumping machines and cash.”

” you know most of the people of my constituency have lost everything as a result of Boko Haram insurgency, the 118 vehicles is to assist our transporters, the sewing machines to our tailors, the grinding machines to our mothers in the food and nutrition businesses while the water pumps to our farmers to revive their farming activities, while the cash of N1 million each to two members of constituency who lost their lives and have large families, N500,000 and N400,00 to another two members of my constituency who lost their lives and have lesser family, as well as N100,000 each to 72 late members of the constituency to support their families”

Hon Gimba said ” I have also trained over 200 youths in various skills. secured jobs to 13 graduates in my constituency, in addition to drilling of 18 boreholes through Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). We are also working hard to support the Botno state government in the resettlement process by discussing with security agencies, military and other relevant bodies

She urged the beneficiaries to put in good use of the given to them and assured those that were not been able to benefit that they will soon get their own in the next programme, as the empowerment programme is a continuous one.


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Gov. Buni Mourns With Gujba Emirate Over The Death Of Maira Of Gujba



Gov. Buni Mourns With Gujba Emirate Over The Death Of Maira Of Gujba

By Daily Hint Damaturu

His Excellency, Hon. Mai Mala Buni, the executive Governor of Yobe state and the ruling all progressive Congress (Apc) Chairman caretaker committee has received with regret and sadness, the death of Hajja Fanna Ibn Ali Gangarang the Maira of Gujba and mother of His Royal Highness the Emir of Gujba Alhaji Mai Mukhtar lbn Ali Gangarang.

Governor Mai Mala Buni, described the death of the Maira as a huge loss to His Royal Highness, the family, Gujba emirate and the entire state.

He said late Maira was committed to humanitarian and community service and dedicated her life to the development of the emirate and state.

“Hajja Fanna would be missed for her rich advise, wise counselling and prayers” Governor Buni said.

His Excellency prayed almighty Allah to forgive her shortcomings and grant her eternal rest in Aljannatur Firdaus.

Governor Buni also prayed Allah to grant His Highness the Emir of Gujba Alhaji Mai Mukhtari Ibn Ali Gangarang, the Gujba emirate and the people of the state the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.


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