Latest News, Events and Happenings in Bauchi News.en-usLand grabbing behind herdsmen-farmers crisis – Yuguda Johnbosco AgbakwuruABUJA &#8211; FORMER Bauchi State Governor, Isa Yuguda on Tuesday said that land grabbing and population explosion were responsible for the crisis between farmers and herdsmen in the country.*Gov. YugudaThe former governor wh <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 ‘Average price of cooking gas decreases in June’ National Bureau of Statistics , says the average price for refilling of a five-kilogramme cylinder of cooking gas decreased to N1,995.38 in June from N2,028.04 in May.Cooking GasThe bureau stated this in its &ldquo;Liquefied Petroleum <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Pregnancy: Travails of teenage mothers in Plateau State; As ignorance of family planning fuels unplanned pregnancyBy Marie-Therese NanlongIt is no longer news that teenage pregnancies or unintended or unplanned pregnancies are commonplace in many part of Plateau State, Nigeria.File Photo: Pregn <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Edo Assembly clears six commissioner-nominees Edo State House of Assembly has cleared six commissioner-nominees whose names were recently sent to the House by Governor Godwin Obaseki in a major cabinet reshuffle.L-R: Commissioner-nominees: Hon. Damian Lawani; Felix Akhabue; Moses Agb <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 60 protest “unjust sack” by bank, call for government’s intervention, &#8211; About 60 staff of a bank in Kaduna , on Monday, took to the street to protest what they termed &ldquo;unjust sack&rdquo; and called for government intervention.The Northern Coordinator for the retrenched staff, Muhammad Yashe,said <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Just in: Gov. Mohammed of Bauchi appoints new HOS Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has approved the appointment of Alhaji Nasiru Yalwa as the state&rsquo;s new Head of Civil Service .Bala MohammedDr Ladan Salihu, the governor&rsquo;s spokesman, disclosed this in a statement on Monday in Bau <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Again, coalition renews call for retirement of service chiefs retention of security chiefs not promoting career development in militaryBy Joseph ErunkeA coalition of civil society organisations under the banner of Coalition of Civil Rights for Justice, Peace and Security, Monday, joined in the agitations <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Food scarcity, banned imports and the grim reaper Dele Sobowale&ldquo;An army marches on its stomach.&rdquo; Napoleon Bonaparte, 1769-1821. VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, VBQ, p 14. Nigeria has two armies. The first army, called &ldquo;a nation within a nation&rdquo;, is the one headed by General <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 15 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Edo, Bauchi Assembly Crises: Speakers’ Conference lauds NASS intervention Chairman, Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria, Mr Mudashiru Obasa, has commended the National Assembly for its intervention to resolve the crises rocking Edo and Bauchi State Houses of Assembly.Obasa, who is also the S <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 14 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Does Buhari remember his campaign promises? By Tony Eluemunor really do Nigerians make of President Mohammadu Buhari&rsquo;s or for that matter, any politician&rsquo;s promises? Stretch this further and you would come to the question whether politicians whom we vote into offices are actually ever evaluated <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 13 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Coalition lauds Buhari, Nigerian Army for promoting officers Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism has reacted to the recent promotion of two senior officers of the Nigerian Army.Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari salutes during an inspection of guards on parade to mark Democracy Day in Abuja, <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 13 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Adeosun decorated Lieutenant General Nigerian Army on Friday decorated the newly promoted Lt.-Gen. Lamidi Adeosun, Maj.-Gen. Bulama Biu and Capt. Abubakar Danjibrin at the Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji in Kaduna State. The officers were decorated by the Chief of Army <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 How JTF rigged polls for APC — Wirness By Ikechukwu Nnochiri resumed before the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja yesterday, with a collation agent, Mr. Bukar Petrol, narrating how the Civilian Joint Task Force, JTF, allegedly rigged election in favour of President Muhammadu Buh <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Over 500 street gang members repent, surrender arms in Bauchi 500 members of violent street gangs in Bauchi State, locally known as Sara-Suka, have repented and surrendered their arms to the police.The gang members from 20 different notorious groups announced their repentance at a public ceremony on Thurs <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 11 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Bauchi residents beg FG to abandon RUGA, focus on education, job creation Charles AgwamResidents of Bauchi have expressed displeasure over the temporary ban by the federal government of its RUGA policy, a programme the federal government says will help to end herders/farmers conflict across the nation.Herdsmen along w <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 11 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100