Gombe News

Four perish in Masaka and Butambala road accidents

Two others killed on Butambala road In a related development, two people were knocked dead by a speeding taxi registration number UBD 993N at Gombe town council in Butambala district.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 22, 2019

Policies should address inequality, enhance welfare –Shamsuddeen Usman

“But if you use some of these other indices that we have developed and worked on, you will find some interesting differences, for example, states like Ebonyi, Gombe, Jigawa, Katsina, Kano, Ondo, Plateau, Rivers, Zamfara, FCT, are much better than some others that you thought will be better than them, like Abia, Bayelsa, Cross-river, Delta, Edo, Ekiti, Enugu, Imo, Kaduna and Kwara.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Envisioning Buhari’s next four years | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

In the area of road and rail infrastructure, Buhari promised to complete the Ibadan-Kano phase of the Lagos-Ibadan-Kano rail, complete Eastern rail (Port Harcourt-Maiduguri) taking the network through Abia, all South-east states capitals, Maude, Jos, Bauchi and Gombe, complete the coastal rail project (Lagos-Calabar) as well as the link on Itakpe-Warri rail to Abuja through Lokoja and make it operational.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 20, 2019

Bauchi governor, Abubakar 'not from state, his govt arming thugs'

Look at the progress that is being made in Gombe, states like Jigawa in those days, even in Adamawa, if you go to Yola, you can see some progress being made.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 20, 2019

Retired ASP, 10 others caught for stealing generators

“The suspects were arrested in possession of two GBW 10KVA power generators vandalised at two sites of the National Public Security Communication System project in Alkaleri Local Government Area, along the Gombe Road in Bauchi State.” He added that their action was sabotaging the Federal Government’s efforts of equipping the police and other security agencies with modern security gadgets to perform their duties of protecting lives and property.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Group uses AFCON winners to inspire voters

Tap Initiative will start the awareness on January 19 with its football viewing centre campaign in Gombe, Lagos, Imo, Kaduna, Cross River and Abuja ahead of the PVC Football awareness match to dialogue, encourage and educate young people on the need to vote.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

INEC recruitment: NYSC issues warning to corps members ahead of 2019 elections

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has warned corps members to be non-partisan in their conduct in the forthcoming general elections in Gombe state.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

First Nigerian female shortlisted for Africa engineering prize

READ ALSO: INEC to engage 14, 000 adhoc staff in Gombe Mr Chukwunonso Arinze developed KAOSHI, an online platform that exchanges currencies peer-to-peer, cutting costs and waiting periods.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

JUST IN: Thieves stole money in senator’s car, says Ekweremadu

READ ALSO: INEC to engage 14, 000 adhoc staff in Gombe The deputy senate president who presided over the session sympathized with Tinubu, but noted that the incident in her office was not an isolated matter because a similar incident happened in the House of Representatives.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Australian Open: Halep staggers into clash with Venus

READ ALSO: INEC to engage 14, 000 adhoc staff in Gombe “I have no idea how I won this tonight, it’s so tough to explain what happened on court,” Halep said after overcoming the dogged Kenin, ranked 37 in the world and fresh from winning the warm-up Hobart International.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019