Breaking: Kebbi discharges last Covid-19 patients

May 28, 2020 Editor 0

The Kebbi stateTask Force committee on Covid -19 has discharged the two remaining Covid -19 patients in the state. The Task Force Chairman on Covid -19, who is also the Commissioner for Health, Jafar Muhammed, made the disclosure on Thursday, at the isolation unit of the Kebbi medical centre, Kalgo. Muhammed said the discharge of the two remaining Covid -19 Read More

Northern govs mull mobile testing, decry inadequate centres

May 1, 2020 Muhammad Tanko Shittu 0

The Northern Governors Forum (NGF), Friday, said the region will soon have mobile testing vans for novel coronavirus, just as the forum decried inadequate number of testing centers in the region. The forum’s chairman and Plateau state governor, Simon Lalong, stated this at the end of their meeting held via teleconferencing. He said, “The Forum reviewed some of the issues Read More

Breaking: First Coronavirus case hits Kebbi

April 27, 2020 Editor 0

Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, on Sunday night announced that the state has recorded the first case of COVID-19. He said the index case was a 40-year old man, with travel history to Lagos Speaking in Birnin Kebbi, the governor said the index case has been taken to the Isolation centre . The governor said, “Regrettably, however, Kebbi state Read More

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Bagudu shows up as fire razes Kebbi medical store

April 17, 2020 Editor 0

Fire has razed the Central Medical store belonging to Kebbi state government in Birnin Kebbi, Kebbi state capital. The store was where the main medical items and drugs belonging to the state are kept. The fire which lasted up to four hours consumed medical items and drugs worth millions of naira as well as the building where the medical items Read More

Newly established varsity gets VC, Registrar

April 10, 2020 Editor 0

A Vice Chancellor and Registrar have just been for newly established University of Agriculture Zuru, Kebbi state by President Muhammadu Buhari. They are Prof Musa Ahmed and Yusuf Bazata. President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prof. Musa Ahmed as the Vice Chancellor of the newly-established University of Agriculture, Zuru in Kebbi State. Sabo Nanono, the Minister of Agriculture Read More

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COVID – 19: Kebbi constitutes task force

March 25, 2020 Editorial III 0

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state has approved the establishment of Kebbi State Task Force for the Control of Novel Corona Virus ( COVID 19) with immediate effect. According to a statement made available to journalists on Tuesday by the Senior Assistant on media to the Governor Yahya Sarki, an official document signed by the Secretary to the State Read More

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Argungu Fishing Festival and Bagudu’s preservation of culture

March 16, 2020 Editorial III 0

In furtherance to his avowal to improve the lots of the good people of Kebbi state by building a virile economy that will be the centre of attraction for international tourists as well as a hub for investors globally, the Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu administration successfully conducted this year’s Argungu International Fishing and Cultural Festival after a decade in hibernation. Read More

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Insecurity: Kebbi donates hilux vehicles to Army

March 2, 2020 Editor 0

In its effort to further curtail the activities of criminal elements especially banditry, armed robbery, kidnapping and cattle rustling, the Kebbi state government, Sunday donated three Hilux vehicles to 8 division of the Nigerian Army in Birnin Kebbi. The keys of the vehicles were handed over to the representative of the General Officer Commanding 8 Division, Nigerian Army Major Muhammed Read More

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Kebbi: Bagudu partners USADF, launches $10m enterprise investment drive

February 13, 2020 Editor 0

Kebbi State Government (KBSG) Monday hosted a delegation from the United States Africa Development Foundation (USADF) and the US Embassy on Monday, inside Government House, Birnin Kebbi. During their meeting, USADF/KBSG enterprise investment Programme was officially launched. During the ceremony to kick start implementation of the program which will catalyse into the disbursement of the $10m joint counterpart funding of Read More

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On Gov Bagudu’s economic dogma

January 11, 2020 Editorial III 0

It’s on record that Nigeria has largely been relying on the uncertain oil dependent economy and most of the states are solely depending on monthly allocation from the federation account while their internally generated revenue is nothing to write home about. The mono-economy operated by the country spelt doom for the nation, especially when oil prices crashed at the international Read More

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Gov Bagudu’s quest to industrialise Kebbi

December 3, 2019 Editorial III 0

“This time in office I will continue to improve the economy of the people of the state like farmers, fishermen which will contribute to boosting our internal revenue in the state.” – Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state during his inauguration for a second term in office on May 29, 2019 Prior to Abubakar Atiku Bagudu’s taking over of the Read More

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Kebbi NYSC orientation camp renovation to gulp N50m

September 12, 2019 Editorial III 0

Kebbi state government has commenced the renovation of all dilapidated structures estimated to gulp over N50 million at the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camp, Dakingari.  State coordinator of the scheme, Mr. Usman Barde,  said  the contractor has since mobilised to site and work is going on simultaneously while the officials in of the scheme are putting an eagle Read More