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

Recruitment: GOV ZULUM APPROVES 594 DOCTORS, NURSES, OTHERS FOR BORNO HOSPITALS, OKAYS ANNUAL COURSE FOR 200 MORE; TO INCREASE DOCTORS, NURSES QUARTERS

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum has approved the engagement of 84 medical doctors, 365 nurses and midwives, 45 pharmacists and 100 health technicians and other supportive staff, making 594 personnel being added to Borno’s healthcare sector. Governor Zulum announced the recruitment on Monday in Maiduguri at the end of a meeting with Borno’s public healthcare stakeholders attended by Chairman of Borno Assembly’s Committee on Health, Commissioner … Continue reading Recruitment: GOV ZULUM APPROVES 594 DOCTORS, NURSES, OTHERS FOR BORNO HOSPITALS, OKAYS ANNUAL COURSE FOR 200 MORE; TO INCREASE DOCTORS, NURSES QUARTERS

Borno’s PHC: GATES, DANGOTE, HEALTH MINISTER SHOWER PRAISES ON GOV ZULUM’S APPROACH

Mr. Bill Gates, Alhaji Aliko Dangote and Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ohanire, on Thursday, September 10th, took turns to pour encomiums on Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, for aggressive development of Borno’s primary healthcare system despite facing security challenges. The comments came during mid-year review of Borno’s 2020 immunization and primary healthcare coverage, at which Gates, who co-chairs the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, … Continue reading Borno’s PHC: GATES, DANGOTE, HEALTH MINISTER SHOWER PRAISES ON GOV ZULUM’S APPROACH

No Network in Borno LGAs: GOV ZULUM WRITES, HOSTS MTN OFFICIALS

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum on Tuesday afternoon, hosted officials of Mobile Telephone Network, MTN, to discuss restoration of telecommunication networks in some local government areas of Borno State. Boko Haram had since 2013 serially destroyed telecommunication equipment in a number of LGs, as part of their techniques to prevent communities from making rescue calls and from tipping off security agencies on the movements of the … Continue reading No Network in Borno LGAs: GOV ZULUM WRITES, HOSTS MTN OFFICIALS

Borno: TELL MAGAZINE SURPRISES PROF. ZULUM WITH NIGERIA’S GOVERNOR OF THE YEAR AWARD

*WHY BORNO GOVERNOR WON OUR AWARD – Nosa Igiebor Tell Magazine on Monday, August 17th, surprised Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum with a special award as Nigeria’s Governor of the year, 2020, for courage in leadership. The President, also editor-in-chief of Tell Communications, Mr. Nosa Igiebor, led a delegation to Maiduguri to present both a letter of the nomination and the award itself. Tell, … Continue reading Borno: TELL MAGAZINE SURPRISES PROF. ZULUM WITH NIGERIA’S GOVERNOR OF THE YEAR AWARD

Security: GOV ZULUM MEETS NAVAL, AIR FORCE CHIEFS IN ABUJA

As a part of his series of engagements schedule for his ongoing official visit to Abuja, Borno Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum on Tuesday, August 11th, met with Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe Ibas as well as the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Baba Abubakar. The separate meetings held at the Air Force and Naval headquarters in Abuja respectively and they … Continue reading Security: GOV ZULUM MEETS NAVAL, AIR FORCE CHIEFS IN ABUJA

WITH ADDITIONAL N148M, GOV ZULUM CLEARS ALL BACKLOGS OWED CORPS MEMBERS IN BORNO

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State on Wednesday, August 12th, approved the payment of N148,860,000 to clear the remaining backlog of arrears and monthly allowances being paid Corps members serving with Ministries, Departments and Agencies in the state. The breakdown of payments include 6-months outstanding arrears for 2019 Batch A-outgone Corps members totalling N38,820,000; 9-months outstanding arrears of 2019 Batch B Stream I- outgone Corps … Continue reading WITH ADDITIONAL N148M, GOV ZULUM CLEARS ALL BACKLOGS OWED CORPS MEMBERS IN BORNO