Posts Tagged ‘Gombe’
Gombe State Commissioner of Information and Culture, Ibrahim Alhassan, on Tuesday disclosed that three commissioners have tested positive for COVID-19 in the State. He explained that the COVID-19 status of the infected persons was discovered after all 21 commissioners in Gombe and the governor’s aides took the test. Alhassan also confirmed that the test results […]
The Governor of Gombe State, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has ordered the immediate suspension of the chairman and members of the Gombe State Board of Internal Revenue ( BOIR). Consequently, the Chairman, Salisu Adamu Dukku, is to hand over the Affairs of the Board to Abubakar Inuwa Tata, Chairman, Fiscal Responsibility Commission who will take […]
Former Gombe State governor Ibrahim Dankwambo Tuesday evening narrowly escaped being kidnapped by armed bandits along Abuja-Kaduna Highway in Kaduna State. The narrow escape, according to an aide to the former governor, occurred on Tuesday evening when his convoy was on their way to Abuja. It was also supported by a video clip. “On our […]
The Presidential Candidate of the PDP Atiku Abubakar will today hold his Northeast Zonal Rally in Gombe, the capital of Gombe State. This the 4th Zonal rally the PDP presidential candidate has convened since the lift of the ban on presidential campaigns. He had previously launched Zonal engagements in Northwest, Northcentral and Southwest.
Former Governor of Gombe State, Abubakar Habu Hashidu is dead. A Gombe State House source said Late. Hashidu died after battling Alzheimers disease for some years, on Friday morning at his home in Gombe.
Forty-three Boko Haram insurgents who recently surrendered to troops of Operation Lafiya Dole of the Nigerian army, were on Saturday airlifted to join other surrendered insurgents in Gombe where they are to immediately commence a de-radicalization and rehabilitation programme under the auspices of Operation Safe Corridor. Speaking while handing over the surrendered insurgents to Operation Safe […]