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Gov. Buni Today Received in Audience Sheikhs, Daurawa, Mangu

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Gov. Buni  received in Audience  Sheikhs Daurawa, Mangu

By Daily Hint Abuja

The prominent Kano-based Islamic Cleric Sheikh Aminu Daurawa and his counterpart and Friday Prayer Leader, Sheikh Mallam Ismail Mangu visited H.E Governor Mai Mala Buni in Abuja today to express appreciation and gratitude to the governor for the support he rendered in organizing and hosting the recent Symposium on Hate Speech and Fake News which took place at Bayero University (BUK) Kano.

The event took place on December 18th 2019 at the old campus of the University.

The symposium was organised at the behest of Sheikh Daurawa and other Islamic scholars in Kano who were worried about the rise of fake news and its harmful effects on the society, and was hosted with the support of the BUK management.

H.E Governor Buni was represented by his deputy Hon. Idi Barde Gubana, who spoke on the phenomenon of fake news and hate speech on social media and how to address them on behalf of the governor.

His Highness Sarkin Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II also spoke at the symposium as were Professors Umaru Pate and Abdallah Uba Adamu, amongst others.

Sheikh Daurawa thanked Governor Buni for the moral and material support he provided in hosting the conference, and expressed confidence that holding symposia, conferences and such similar effort would help to illuminate the ecology of discourse on the issue and overtime address the menace of fake news and hate speech on social media.

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Gov. Buni Met MD FERMA Engaged On Road Maintenance

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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

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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

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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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