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VP Osinbajo chairs NEC meeting on new minimum wage

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF)

Governors forum meeting fails to hold for lack of quorum

The meeting of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) expected to discuss the issue of a new national minimum wage for Nigerian workers failed to hold on Wednesday due to lack of quorum.

NOA urges Nigerians to resolve political grievances through lawful means

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has called on Nigerians to always resolve political issues peacefully through lawful means instead of taking laws into their hands.
Bishop Sunday Onuoha,

Bishop Onuoha: Boko Haram insurgency may spread to Bauchi, Taraba, Gombe

The Co-Chairman, Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace, Bishop Sunday Onuoha, has warned that the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East may spread to Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba states.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it is working to crash the price of cooking gas in the country.

NBS: Price of cooking gas decreased in December 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics said the average cost of refilling a five kilogramme (kg) cylinder for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) decreased from N2,084.74 in November 2018 to N2,052.79 in December 2018.

Election: APC women leader urges women to collect their PVC

The All Progressives Congress North East Zonal Women Leader, Hajiya Amina Manga, has urged women and youths in the sub-region to ensure the collection of their Permanent Voters Card.

Plateau government, USAID to distribute mosquito nets

The Plateau Government in conjunction with USAID would distribute 2.45 million of treated mosquito nets across the 17 local government areas of the state.
Bauchi Governor Mohammed Abubakar

Bauchi government projects N15 billion IGR for 2019

The Bauchi State Board of Internal Revenue has projected N15 billion for the 2019 fiscal year, the Chairman, Mr Hussain Jibo, said on Wednesday.

Firms to build $3 million smelting plant, refinery in Plateau

Two firms, D Four Metals and Plastona Limited, have entered into a joint venture agreement to establish a 3 million U.S. dollars ultra-modern smelting plant and refinery in Jos, Plateau.

SON destroys substandard products in Kano

Over N8 million worth of sub-standard products have been destroyed by the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) at Yankatsari Yangongon in Kano.

Ogun politics: My encounter with violence

I once had a taste of political violence during the 2015 Presidential campaigns. In Bauchi, our convoy was stoned. In Katsina, restless youths wielding stones and long sticks threatened to attack us. It didn’t matter that it was a Presidential convoy. But nothing in those two places is comparable to what I experienced in Sagamu, Ogun State on Sunday, January 13.
President Buhari receives in audience New Entrant into APC Former Deputy National Chairman of PDP Senator Babayo Garba Gamawa and Hon. Kaulaha Aliyu alongside Bauchi State Governor in State House on 8th Jan 2019-2

PDP explains Babayo Gamawa’s defection to APC

The Bauchi State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to the recent defection of the party’s Deputy National Chairman, Babayo Garba Gamawa, to the All Progressives Congress (APC), alleging that he joined the ruling party for fear of persecution and intimidation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
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Political parties reject INEC’s moves to relocate Dogara’s constituency collation centre

Political parties with candidates vying for the seat of member representing Bogoro/Dass/Tafawa Balewa Federal Constituency of Bauchi State have rejected moves by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to relocate the constituency collation centre just weeks to the 2019 elections.

Group drags Bauchi PDP candidate to court for alleged defamation

A Bauchi based Fulani Socio-Cultural group, Fulbe Network Initiative, has instituted a direct criminal complaint against the PDP candidate for Toro federal constituency, Shehu Buba Umar.
Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari: APC’ll continue to tackle insecurity, corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to continue tackling challenges facing the country through his second term in office if elected.
President Muhammadu Buhari took his campaign for a second term in office to Bauchi state, and was received by massive turnout of supporters.-3

Rotimi Amaechi: Loyalty of Bauchi people to President Buhari unequalled

The Director General, Buhari/Osinbajo Campaign Organisation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Saturday said the people of Bauchi were very dear to the All Progressives Congress (APC) because of their unflinching loyalty to President Muhammadu Buhari.
President Muhammadu Buhari took his campaign for a second term in office to Bauchi state, and was received by massive turnout of supporters.-9

Rotimi Amaechi: PDP is broke and hungry

The Director General, President Muhammadu Buhari/Osinbajo 2019 Campaign, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, on Saturday said that the opposition Peoples Democratic party (PDP) is broke and hungry.
President Muhammadu Buhari took his campaign for a second term in office to Bauchi state, and was received by massive turnout of supporters.-8

Former Governor Yuguda begs President Buhari for forgiveness as APC flags off campaign in...

Former Bauchi State Governor Malam Isa Yuguda has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to forgive him for joining other political parties in Nigeria saying that he is sorry and regretted his action

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VP Osinbajo chairs NEC meeting on new minimum wage

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
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Federal government targets to create five million jobs with Brazil’s $1.1 billion loan

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