Latest News, Events and Happenings in Bauchi News.en-usEight workers using one BVN to collect salaries in Bauchi, says Committee committee set up by the Bauchi State Government to verify workers without Bank Verification Numbers , says it has so far discovered eight workers using one BVN to collect salaries. The Chairman of the committee, Sen. Adamu Gumba disclosed t <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 26 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Salesman allegedly steals recharge cards worth N3.2m 32-year-old salesman, Chigozie Nwanguma, was on Tuesday appeared in a Yaba Magistrate&rsquo;s Court in Lagos for allegedly stealing recharge cards worth N3.2 million belonging to his employer. Nwanguma, who resides in Okota area of Lagos, is facin <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 26 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Lassa fever kills two, infects 10 in five states Lassa fever has claimed two more lives in Abia and Edo states as the country approaches the peak season for outbreaks of the deadly disease.According to the World Health Organisation , Lassa fever is known to be endemic in Nigeria with the pea <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 25 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Dangote, governors, harp on education as catalyst for economic development President Dangote Group Aliko Dangote speaking at the #NNPCQuiz2019 Grand Finale today. Photo: TWITTER/NNPCGROUPPresident of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote; Governors Nasir el Rufai of Kaduna State, Bala Mohammed of Bauchi and Babagana Umara of Borno, <br>GuardianBestNairaFri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 PDP eyes APC’s slips for Ondo State 2020 Mimiko&bull; As internal crisis threatens Akeredolu&rsquo;s membershipWould unintended actions from the ruling All Progressives Congress in the Southwest geopolitical zone collude to pave the way for the resurgence of main opposition Peoples <br>GuardianBestNairaThu, 14 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Just in: Gombe Assembly impeaches Deputy Speaker of the Gombe State House of Assembly on Tuesday impeached its Deputy Speaker, Hon. Shuaibu Adamu. According to reports, another lawmaker, Siddi Buba has been appointed by the assembly to replace the ousted deputy speaker.READ ALSO: No con <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 12 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 19-year-old prophet drowns during church baptism 19-year-old prophet at 12 Apostolic Faith Mission Church drowned on Sunday morning during a baptism ceremony while trying to save a congregant who had slipped into the water. ZimEye reports that Gift Dube, who was in Form Three at Amhlophe High Sc <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 12 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 ‘Why Nigeria has second largest number of child brides’ PHOTO: Voice of the capeThe recent statistics by the United Nations Children&rsquo;s Fund that Nigeria has the second largest number of child brides in the world, with 23 million girls and women married out prematurely, has been linked by <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 11 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 ‘I was stark illiterate when I married my husband,’ wife of Bauchi gov. Aishatu Mohammed, wife of Bauchi Governor, Bala Mohammed, said on Saturday that she had no formal education when she married her husband. Mohammed stated this in Bauchi at the occasion of the &ldquo;Naija Youth Talk&rdquo;, Organised by the Bauc <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 10 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Mohammed says no conflict between Bauchi, Gombe over oil discovery Bala Mohammed of Bauchi states says there is no conflict between Bauchi and Gombe states over oil discovery in border communities of the states.The News Agency of Nigeria , reports that some Gombe elders had called on President Muhammdu Bu <br>GuardianBestNairaSun, 10 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Nigeria has 23m child brides, second in the world – UNICEF The United Nations Children&rsquo;s Fund has said 23million Nigerian children are married off as child brides, and as a result, they drop out of school. The agency said Nigeria is the second largest in the world.UNICEF made the disclosure, <br>GuardianBestNairaSun, 10 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Bauchi governor constitutes panel to probe ghost workers Bala Mohammed, Executive Governor of Bauchi stateBy Charles AgwamBauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed has constituted a 17-man committee to investigate the alleged salary payment of ghost workers in the state.The Senior Special Assistant on M <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 29 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 We employed prayer warriors to pray for firefighting trucks ― Huan, FFS spokesperson Huan Deputy Superintendent of Fire, DSF Ugo Huan is the Public Relations Officer of the Federal Fire Service, FFS. In this brief chat with Omeiza Ajayi, she speaks on the efforts of the Service in combating fire disasters in the country. Excerpt <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 28 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Obaseki mourns death of Tafawa Balewa’s last surviving wife Godwin ObasekiThe Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has mourned the passing of Jummai Aishatu Balewa, the last surviving wife of Nigeria&rsquo;s first Prime Minister, Tafawa Balewa, who died on Sunday, October 27, 2019.In a statement, <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 28 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Learn From Experience of China – Pantami Charges Nigerian Scholars Each Can Create 50,000 job in Few YearsBy Emmanuel Elebeke Minister of Communications, Dr. Isa Ibrahim PantamiThe minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ibrahim Pantami has challenged Nigerian scholars to learn from the stor <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 28 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100