• 2019: I never spoke about Atiku’s bid – Bindow

    2019: I never spoke about Atiku’s bid – Bindow

    Governor Muhammad Umar Jibrilla Bindow of Adamawa state has denied making any reference to “unconfirmed” presidential ambition of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar.

    The governor’s position came against the backdrop of a media report quoting him to have said “it’s either Atiku or nobody for the 2019 Presidency.”

    A statement by his Special Assistant, Media and Press Affairs, Martins Dickson, yesterday urged those who must have been offended by such misrepresentation “aimed at tarnishing his image” to shun the report as it […]

  • Adamawa Governor Bindow lauded on approval to recruit 149 nurses, midwives

    Adamawa Governor Bindow lauded on approval to recruit 149 nurses, midwives

    According to reports, the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) has lauded Adamawa Government’s approval to employ 149 nurses and midwives.

    The state Chairman of the association, Mrs. Lami Aminu, commented the state government in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yola Saturday.

    Aminu said that the Thursday’s approval by Gov. Muhammadu Bindow for the recruitment of the nurses and midwives was a big relief to the association.

    Aminu said the recruitment would go a long way […]

  • CBN declines support for 100,000 farmers in Adamawa – Governor Bindow

    CBN declines support for 100,000 farmers in Adamawa – Governor Bindow

    Governor Muhammadu Umaru Jibrilla Bindow of Adamawa on Thursday said the Central Bank of Nigeria denied about 100,000 farmers in the state participation in the “Anchor Borrowers Programme’’ because they did not have bank verification numbers.

    Mr. Jibrilla, who disclosed this while launching the distribution of farm inputs to farmers participating in the anchor borrowers’ initiative in Yola, described the development as “disturbing.”

    “I am worried and disturbed by how about 100,000 farmers captured in the national anchor borrowers initiative in the […]