Irrigation: GOV ZULUM FERRIES TO 28 LAKE ALAU COMMUNITIES, ASSESSES 750 RESETTLEMENT HOUSES IN KAWURI

Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum on Sunday ferried across Lake Alau to visit 28 communities on the shores of the Lake, which were displaced by the Boko Haram insurgents. The Governor was ferried by a combat boat provided by the Nigerian military which has Naval, Army and Air force components involved in fighting boko haram in Borno state. Zulum’s trip to the agrarian communities … Continue reading Irrigation: GOV ZULUM FERRIES TO 28 LAKE ALAU COMMUNITIES, ASSESSES 750 RESETTLEMENT HOUSES IN KAWURI

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MY GOALS, MY SHORTCOMINGS AS BORNO’S GOVERNOR – By Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum

All praise be to Almighty for giving us good health and strength to preside over the governance of our dear state. I salute our courage and calmness in the face of the global pandemic called corona virus that is ravaging the whole world. We should continue to observe the simple hygenic advice given to us and pray for Allah’s protection and safegurd. I have remained … Continue reading MY GOALS, MY SHORTCOMINGS AS BORNO’S GOVERNOR – By Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum

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Borno Covid-19 Update: GOV ZULUM STORMS STATIONS TO CHECK FUEL HOARDING, WANTS OFFENDERS PUNISHED BY DPR

Amidst suspected plans by some petrol marketers go create artificial scarcity under Covid-19 lockdown, Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum on Tuesday, 31st March, 2020, stormed some filling stations in Maiduguri with a call on the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to seal off stations hoarding products. Zulum, in surprise outing, evaluated quantities of fuel available at some stations he visited. The Governor’s visit was … Continue reading Borno Covid-19 Update: GOV ZULUM STORMS STATIONS TO CHECK FUEL HOARDING, WANTS OFFENDERS PUNISHED BY DPR

Borno Covid-19 Update: GOV ZULUM CLOSES SCHOOLS, DIRECTS CIVIL SERVANTS TO WORK FROM HOME; ISSUES PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES, TRANSPORT, MOVEMENT DIRECTIVES

BROADCAST BY THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR OF BORNO STATE, HIS EXCELLENCY PROFESSOR BABAGANA UMARA ZULUM, ON THE CORONA VIRUS PENDEMIC, 30TH MARCH, 2020. My Fellow Citizens Of Borno State 1. We are currently going through another trying and difficult period in our history as a state, after the existential threat occasioned by the Boko Haram phenomenon 2. This time we are faced with a more sinister … Continue reading Borno Covid-19 Update: GOV ZULUM CLOSES SCHOOLS, DIRECTS CIVIL SERVANTS TO WORK FROM HOME; ISSUES PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES, TRANSPORT, MOVEMENT DIRECTIVES

Borno: GOV ZULUM ANNOUNCES N23.5M FOR FAMILIES OF 47 SOLDIERS FELLED BY BOKO HARAM, ADDRESSES WIDOWS IN BARRACK; RELEASES 2 TRANSFORMERS, 2 BOREHOLES

*APPROVES SCHOOL RENOVATION, SME SUPPORT FOR WIDOWS Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum was on Friday, 27th March, 2020, at Maimalari military barracks in Maiduguri where he announced cash support of N23.5m as support to families of 47 soldiers killed by boko haram last Sunday in Yobe state. Each family is to receive N500,000 not as compensation for losing priceless lives, but as social protection … Continue reading Borno: GOV ZULUM ANNOUNCES N23.5M FOR FAMILIES OF 47 SOLDIERS FELLED BY BOKO HARAM, ADDRESSES WIDOWS IN BARRACK; RELEASES 2 TRANSFORMERS, 2 BOREHOLES

Covid-19: AMIDST CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS, GOV ZULUM RELEASES MARCH SALARIES FOR BORNO WORKERS

Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, has approved the release of salaries and pensions for workers and retirees for the month of March, even as Nigeria inches towards a complete lockdown in effort to control transmission of covid-19 (coronavirus) amongst citizens. Borno’s workers and pensioners began to get credit alert from their bankers since Tuesday. The state may soon be cut off from air transport … Continue reading Covid-19: AMIDST CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS, GOV ZULUM RELEASES MARCH SALARIES FOR BORNO WORKERS

Covid-19: GOV ZULUM BRACES UP FOR ECONOMIC DOWNTURN, SETS UP TEAM TO INCREASE BORNO’S IGR; SAYS 2020 BUDGET WILL BE REVIEWED

In preparation for impacts from global economic downturn due to covid-19 pandemic and fall in Nigeria’s oil revenue, Governor Babagana Umara Zulum has set up a team with mandate of increasing Borno’s internally generated revenue through innovations, fiscal discipline, blocking of leakages and priority funding. The Governor announced the team on Tuesday, 24th March, 2020, in Maiduguri, to be chaired by his economic adviser, Alhaji … Continue reading Covid-19: GOV ZULUM BRACES UP FOR ECONOMIC DOWNTURN, SETS UP TEAM TO INCREASE BORNO’S IGR; SAYS 2020 BUDGET WILL BE REVIEWED