NO ATTACK ON GOV ZULUM’S CONVOY, SECURITY AIDES; MEDIA AIDE CLARIFIES

A Sunday report by an online media, claiming there was another attack by Boko Haram on the convoy of Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, is false. There was neither an attack on the governor directly nor on any component of his convoy. Zulum’s spokesman, Malam Isa Gusau, in a statement issued on Sunday, November 22, 2020, said Zulum traveled to Baga, spent a day … Continue reading NO ATTACK ON GOV ZULUM’S CONVOY, SECURITY AIDES; MEDIA AIDE CLARIFIES

Chibok: 5 YEARS AFTER OKONJO-IWEALA LAID FOUNDATION STONE, GOV ZULUM ORDERS REHABILITATION OF SCHOOL WHERE GIRLS WERE ABDUCTED; SHARES N11M TO 83 ATTACKED FAMILIES, INSPECTS PROJECTS

Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum was in Chibok on Monday, during which he assessed and ordered the immediate rehabilitation of Government Secondary School, Chibok where more than 200 schoolgirls were abducted by Boko Haram on April 14, 2014. Although the defunct presidential committee on northeast intervention, PCNI, had done some work in the school, majority of roofs were blown off when Zulum visited. Zulum’s … Continue reading Chibok: 5 YEARS AFTER OKONJO-IWEALA LAID FOUNDATION STONE, GOV ZULUM ORDERS REHABILITATION OF SCHOOL WHERE GIRLS WERE ABDUCTED; SHARES N11M TO 83 ATTACKED FAMILIES, INSPECTS PROJECTS

Fighting Boko Haram: GOV ZULUM APPROVES SCHOLARSHIP FOR ORPHANS OF CIVILIAN JTF KILLED SINCE 2013, OFFERS N180M, 27,000 BAGS, CARTONS OF FOOD FOR 9,000 FIGHTERS; ROLLS OUT SUPPORT FOR WIDOWS OF CJTF; EXPLAINS WHY BORNO OWES FAMILIES OF CJTF, HUNTERS

Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum has approved government scholarship for children, most of them orphans, whose fathers were volunteers amongst Civilian JTF, hunters and vigilantes killed at battle fronts while fighting boko haram in the last seven years. Zulum also flagged off a welfare package of N50,000 each for widows of killed volunteers and the distribution of N180m and 27,000 bags and cartons of … Continue reading Fighting Boko Haram: GOV ZULUM APPROVES SCHOLARSHIP FOR ORPHANS OF CIVILIAN JTF KILLED SINCE 2013, OFFERS N180M, 27,000 BAGS, CARTONS OF FOOD FOR 9,000 FIGHTERS; ROLLS OUT SUPPORT FOR WIDOWS OF CJTF; EXPLAINS WHY BORNO OWES FAMILIES OF CJTF, HUNTERS

Boko Haram Victim: GOV ZULUM PRESENTS N20M CHEQUE TO LATE COL. BAKO’S WIDOW, ORPHAN

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum has presented a cheque of 20 million naira to the widow and orphan left behind by late Col. Dahiru Chiroma Bako, who died as a result of the Boko Haram attack around Damboa. Recall that Governor Zulum had announced the donation of 20 million naira to take care of the families left by the Late Military officer. He made the announcement … Continue reading Boko Haram Victim: GOV ZULUM PRESENTS N20M CHEQUE TO LATE COL. BAKO’S WIDOW, ORPHAN

Boko Haram: LET’S ADDRESS ROOT CAUSES, GOV ZULUM TELLS UN COORDINATOR

Worried by the lingering security situation caused by boko haram insurgents in the northeast, Borno Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum has charged the UN resident humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Edward Kallon as well as other stakeholders to join hands in addressing root causes of the insurgency. The Governor made the observation on Thursday when the United Nations delegation led Mr. Edward Kallon visited him in … Continue reading Boko Haram: LET’S ADDRESS ROOT CAUSES, GOV ZULUM TELLS UN COORDINATOR

Boko Haram: WHY I CAN’T BE SILENT, ZULUM EXPLAINS TO APC GOVERNORS, SAYS BUHARI, BURATAI NOT TO BLAME; APC GOVERNORS EXPRESS SOLIDARITY

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum on Sunday, told visiting governors in Maiduguri, that he cannot afford to be silent in the midst of killings because he has, by the oath he took on May 29, 2019, enter covenant with God to defend the people of Borno. Zulum stated this when he received the Governor’s under the platform of APC led by its Chairman and the Governor … Continue reading Boko Haram: WHY I CAN’T BE SILENT, ZULUM EXPLAINS TO APC GOVERNORS, SAYS BUHARI, BURATAI NOT TO BLAME; APC GOVERNORS EXPRESS SOLIDARITY

BORNO IS NO LONGER SAFE, SHEHU SAYS AT VISIT TO GOV ZULUM

Borno State is no longer safe, Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai Elkanemi has declared. The Shehu, in response to attack on the convoy of Governor Babagana Umara Zulum’s convoy, spoke on Friday in Maiduguri, when he paid traditional sallah homage on Governor Zulum at the Government House. The Governor’s convoy had come under gun shots in Baga town, Kukawa local government area, … Continue reading BORNO IS NO LONGER SAFE, SHEHU SAYS AT VISIT TO GOV ZULUM