Gov. Abubakar nominates new deputy governor after Gidado’s resignation

The Governor of Bauchi State, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar has nominated Architect Audu Sule Katagum as his new deputy. This follows the resignations of Nuhu Gidado who quit the post last month. Abubukar disclosed the nomination of Katagum at a gathering at the government House in Bauchi. Katagum’s name has been forwarded to the state House […]

Walk faster, live longer: Scientists

An international study led by an Australian university has discovered that walking at a faster pace can translate into a significant reduction in premature mortality risk. The University of Sydney study analysed the data of 50,000 walkers to identify the link between a person’s walking pace and their risk to all-cause mortality. Results showed that […]

Trump revives summit with N/Korea leader

U.S. President Donald Trump, in a complete reversal, said on Friday he would hold a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on June 12 in Singapore. This is the latest twist in the high-stakes diplomacy over eliminating Pyonyang’s nuclear arms program. Eight days after canceling the unprecedented summit, citing Pyongyang’s “open hostility,” Trump […]

Uganda plans museum on Idi Amin’s atrocities

In its plan to attract tourists, the Uganda government is building a war museum to showcase the darkest moments from its history, including the atrocities of former President, late Idi Amin. Atrocities committed under Amin’s brutal eight-year rule and by the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) are to be documented. “We want to put the record […]

Like JOHESU: How Saraki’s interventions paid off

The intervention of the President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki was very critical to ending the strike by the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU). The Union which called off its 6 weeks strike on Thursday, made it categorically clear in their statement that the intervention of Saraki contributed immensely to their decision to shelve […]

Bida To Access Portable Water After 15years.

By Abdullberqy U Ebbo One of biggest challenge in Bida is water, which residents has been suffering for over FIFTEEN years prior the coming of Governor Abu Sani Bello. A situation which government is reversing through unprecedented overhauling of the Bida water station, a move which will be followed quickly by necessary reticulation. So far, the […]

NIGER STATE: RT. HON. ISAH KAWU, SIMPLICITY AND SERVICE.

A highly revered Indian Poet, Late Rabindranath Tagore shared in a poem that: “I slept and dreamt that LIFE WAS JOY. I awoke and saw that LIFE WAS SERVICE. I acted and behold SERVICE WAS JOY.” He also said, “It is very simple to be HAPPY but it is very DIFFICULT to be SIMPLE”. Dear […]