• Why I left Bauchi for 18 months – Ex-Governor Yuguda shares reasons

    Why I left Bauchi for 18 months – Ex-Governor Yuguda shares reasons

    Immediate-past governor of Bauchi State, Isa Yuguda returned to Bauchi Thursday to the warm embrace of his supporters after 18 months of absence from the state.

    Addressing journalists, Mr. Yuguda said that he came home to thank the people of Bauchi State, after suffering from an ailment for one and half years.

    He said a lot of sad events took place during his absence, hence the need to come and condole with families of his departed associates and friends.

    He stated that he […]

  • ‘Former governor, Isa Yuguda left empty treasury, destroyed Bauchi’, says new gov. Mohammed

    ‘Former governor, Isa Yuguda left empty treasury, destroyed Bauchi’, says new gov. Mohammed

    It was gathered that the new Governor of Bauchi State, Mr. Mohammed Abubakar, said the former Governor of the state, Mallam Isa Yuguda, left an empty treasury in the state.

    Bauchi State civil servants have not been paid March, April and May salaries while state and local government pensioners are being owed about N12bn pension arrears by the Yuguda-led government.

    Abubakar stated this on Friday in a brief speech shortly after he was sworn-in as the Governor of the state by the […]

  • Aliyu, Suswam, Yuguda and Ngige lose senatorial bid

    Aliyu, Suswam, Yuguda and Ngige lose senatorial bid

     

    Report made it known that three Peoples Democratic Party governors have lost their senatorial bid. The governors are Isa Yuguda (Bauchi); Gabriel Suswam (Benue) and Niger State Governor, Babangida Aliyu.

    In Anambra state also, a former governor, Chris Ngigie, who represents Anambra-Central, lost his seat.

    In Kogi State, the senator representing Kogi-West, Smart Adeyemi, lost to former House of Representatives member, Dino Melaye of the All Progressives Congress

    In Benue, Suswam was defeated by incumbent Senator, Chief Barnabas Gemade, in the race for […]