Bala approves employment of 252 medical students

July 29, 2022 Mohammed Lawal 0

The Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed, has approved the immediate employment of 252 pre-service medical students into the main civil service of the state. The state’s Head of Civil Service, Yahuza Adamu Haruna, confirmed the governor’s approval for the engagement of the medical students Friday in a press statement signed by his information officer, Umar Sa’idu. The statement indicated that Read More

22 Bauchi lawmakers ask Speaker, others to resign

July 1, 2022 Mohammed Lawal 0

22 out of the 31 members of the Bauchi State House of Assembly Friday passed a vote of no confidence on the principal officers of the House and directed them to voluntary resign from their offices or face impeachment any moment from now. The 22 members led by the Deputy Majority Leader, Baballe Abubakar Dambam representing Dambam/Dagauda/Jalam Constituency while addressing Read More

Bala Mohammed: Nigeria’s loss, Bauchi’s gain

June 23, 2022 Emma Agu 0

When Bauchi State Governor, Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, BAM, entered the presidential race, on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, some keen observers of Bauchi state politics insisted that his effort possessed all the trappings of a melodrama. There was always the Atiku Abubakar factor, looming large on the horizon; not to be disregarded, also, was BAM’s pledge that Read More

Bala sponsors 199 Bauchi Christians for 2022 pilgrimage

June 23, 2022 Mohammed Lawal 0

Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed has sponsored 199 christians in the state for 2022 pilgrimage to Jerusalem and Jordan.  Speaking at the farewell message to the intending pilgrims to Jerusalem at Government House, Bauchi, Governor Bala urged them to pray fervently for the peace and security of the state and the country. Represented by the Secretary to the State Government, Read More

As political fireworks begin in Bauchi

June 6, 2022 Blueprint 0

Until last weekend, the political atmosphere in Bauchi state has been relatively calm. Since inception in office, Governor Bala Mohammed has had virtually a smooth ride with the opposition not putting any clogs in the wheel of his political vehicle. The APC, which lost power to him in 2019, has been very politically kind to the former FCT minister. But Read More

Bauchi urban renewal project: The Bala Mohammed initiative

May 31, 2022 Blueprint 0

The idea to remodel Bauchi state by Governor Bala Mohammed was mooted long ago as part of master plan to establish a buoyant business friendly-state. The state known as Bauchi was carved out of the old northeastern state, now stands to be the gate of the region. Successive governments tried to work on the proposed plan that has layout with Read More

PDP: Forum renouceses Peter Obi for Bala Mohammed, mobilises delegates nationwide 

May 27, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A pro-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on the platform of Democratic Forum for Justice and Equity (DFJE) said it has shifted loyalty to the Governor of Bauchi state and a leading Presidential aspirant of the party, Alhaji Bala Mohammed, to emerge as PDP’s flagbearer. The group which boasted of about three million members nationwide said it regretted supporting former governor of Read More

Guyaba celebrates in custody

May 26, 2022 Blueprint 0

It is over a week since the arrest and eventual detention of a students’ leader and government’s critic Comrade Aminu Harsanu Guyaba after being arraigned in court on a charge of allegedly critising the Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state. However, since then, several appeals and at some instances protest were carried out both virtually (on media platforms) and physically, Read More

Presidential ticket: Don’t ignore Northern elders’ advice on Bala Mohammed, forum tells PDP

May 25, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The South-south Emerging Leaders Forum (SELF) has asked national leadership of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) not to ignore the consensus arrangement reached by the Northern elders and leaders of thought which produced Governor Bala Mohammed as a preferred presidential candidate. The South-south Forum declared that Northern leaders, like every other patriotic Nigerians will prefer Bala Mohammed as a Read More

Presidential primaries: Why PDP delegates polling analytics favour Bala Mohammed 

May 24, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A recent analysis of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) survey of delegates to the party’s convention has favoured Senator Bala Mohammed as the likely candidate of the party. Team of experts comprising academics and poll technologists under the Electoral Polls Institute initially conducted an online media poll across more than 800 PDP  adhoc delegates for the purpose of finding out Read More

Bala visits scene of religious crisis in Warji over blasphemy

May 21, 2022 Mohammed Lawal 0

Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed, Saturday visited the scene of religious crisis in Warji Local Government Area of the state over blasphemy allegation where he expressed his sadness over the incident. Addressing people of Warji both Christians and Muslims, Governor Bala emphasized the need for peaceful coexistence among the people of the area regardless of their religious differences for the Read More

2023 Presidency: Bala Mohammed takes campaign to South-east

May 15, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Bauchi state governor Bala Mohammed has taken his presidential advocacy to the South-east, seeking support of party stakeholders delegates from the region. In Anambra, Ebonyi and Enugu, members of the party, mostly delegates who will cast their votes in the May 28 presidential primary election of the PDP converged to receive Senator Bala Mohammed, a PDP presidential candidate and the Read More

2023: Zoning arrangement fraudulent, perfidious – Bala Mohammed’s campaign

The Bauchi state Governor and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential aspirant, Senator Bala Mohammed’s campaign organisation has described zoning as fraudulent, perfidious and deceptive. Spokesperson Bala Mohammed campaign organisation, Professor Udenta Udenta, stated this Thursday while interacting with newsmen in Abuja. Udenta explained that, if the South East is not considered in the zoning arrangement, rather than supporting a South Read More

Breaking: Bauchi Assembly Speaker dumps APC for PDP, hails Bala

April 17, 2022 Mohammed Lawal 0

The Speaker, Bauchi State House of Assembly Abubakar Y. Sulaiman has announced his defection from the All Progressive Congress (APC) to the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. The speaker made the announcement Saturday evening at Government House Bauchi while breaking Ramadan fast with Governor Bala Mohammed alongside PDP stakeholders from Ningi, Toro, Warji and Dass local government Read More

Gov Bala Mohammed the goal getter

April 13, 2022 Blueprint 0

Destiny is like a moving mountain, it stops you when you get to your destination. Likewise successes and determination, whatever goal that is set to be met, surely it will be met. Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state, who rose to fame by setting an enviable record both in private and public service, is one person whose pedigree is his Read More

2023: Bala Mohammed‘ll make Nigeria a better state – Jonathan

February 11, 2022 Benjamin Samson 0

Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has described the Buachi state governor, Bala Mohammed, as “a man with patience, humility, fortitude and a good listener for a better Nigeria.” According to a statement in Abuja Friday by the Special Adviser on Media to Bauchi state governor, Jonathan was speaking on Thursday when he received in audience Governor Mohammed at his Abuja Read More

Presidency 2023: PDP BoT Chair declares support for Bala Mohammed

January 19, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Chairman, Board of Trustees, (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Walid Jibrin on Wednesday in Bauchi assured Governor Bala Mohammed on the support of the BoT on his 2023 political ambition. Senator Walid gave the assurance while commissioning the over 330 million naira newly General Hospital in Dambam local government area of Bauchi state constructed by the Read More

Bauchi: Gubi community thumbs up Bala on school construction

December 28, 2021 Blueprint 0

Communities in Gubi village, Bauchi local government area of Bauchi state have expressed gratitude to Governor Bala Mohammed for the construction of a three-block of six classrooms primary school in the area within two weeks. The village head of the area, Mohammed Adamu Jumba, made the commendation in an interview with our correspondent on the completion of the project within Read More

Bala emerges 2020 highest Christian pilgrimage sponsor

December 27, 2021 Blueprint 0

Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed, has bagged 2020 excellence award from the Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission as the highest sponsor of Christian pilgrimage in the North-east. Receiving the award at the council chambers, Government House Bauchi over the weekend, the governor expressed gratitude to the Commission for the award and pledged to reciprocate the gesture. He said to justify the Read More

Bala inaugurates 30- man committee on creation of Sayawa chiefdom

December 19, 2021 Blueprint 0

Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed,has inaugurated a 30- member committee to review the implementation of the reports of Justice Babalakin, Shehu Awak and Justice Bala Umar on the creation of Sayawa Chiefdom in Tafawa Balewa and Bogoro local government areas of the state. Inaugurating the committee at the Government House, Bauchi, the governor directed the committee to submit report within Read More

In moments like these: Towards 2023 Nigeria

November 28, 2021 Hamish Muazu Shira 0

———-  TheseIn moments like these these: Towards 2023 Nigeriato open the windows of political campaign before its due time, it is, rather, a deliberate and conscious effort to ruminate on the political aggregates of our nation’s chequered history, in apposition to the present leadership situation, with a view to a conjectured positive and more promising politico-democratic future. With regards to the Read More

Gov Bala’s magic wand against youth restiveness

November 25, 2021 Blueprint 0

When Governor Bala Mohammed took over the mantle of leadership, little did many believe he would address the menace of restiveness and Sara-suka within the shortest time? Before the coming of the PDP-led government, fear of attacks, pick pocket, vehicle theft and kidnappings had set its base in the ancient city of Yakubun Bauchi. Pessimists began to migrate from the Read More