As the 2023 General Elections is fast approaching, There are Top Nothern Governors to watch out especially those likely to emerge as the APC Vice-presidential Candidate, They include 1. Governor Babagana Umara Zulum (Borno State) The 52years-old Zulum is adjudged as one of the Best Performing Governors in Nigeria at the moment.
There are indications that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) might pick it's 2023 Presidential Candidate from the South, this is because the National Chairmanship Position was zoned to the North. Thus, if this eventually happens, It 'll pave way for a Northerner to emerge as the party's Vice-presidential Candidate in 2023.
Governance is a serious business and some states in the country are already using professionals and university professors to run the affairs of the state. In some states, professionals and university professors are appointed and elected to contribute to the development of the state with their wealth of experience.
Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum of Borno State is one the most performing governor in Nigeria, despite the security challenges in the state, he has executed many infrastructural projects in the State many people are already calling on him to contest for the second term. However, given his achievements and the need to get a credible successor for President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Zulum Stands a better chance to be elected the next President of Nigeria come 2023.
Nigeria is still facing a lot of challenges when it comes to insecurity especially the region of Borno state where Boko Haram are disturbing the peace in the state. The insecurity in Zamfara, Katsina and Kaduna state was about kidnappers and bandits while that of Taraba and Plateau State is about religious crises.
As the preparation for the 2023 General Election gathers momentum, There is a likelihood that the ruling APC might zone it's Presidential Ticket to the Southern Region. Thus, paving way for a Northerner to emerge as the Vice-presidential Candidate. There are Notable Politicians to watch out in the ruling party precisely those that may considered for the Party's Vice-presidential Ticket.
Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum has on Wednesday visited the headquarters of the Nigerian Investment Promotion Council in Abuja to tie partnerships to attract investment opportunities to the State. Zulum explained that Borno's geographical location bordering three countries has placed the State at a very high investment competitiveness index which provides a market for products easily.
Zulum threatens to deal with political thugs, sponsors in Borno Borno Governor, Babagana Zulum has threatened to deal with political thugs and their sponsors in if they do not stop any forms of thuggery in the state. Zulum in a meeting with some APC youths in the Government House, vowed to arrest any youths involve in thuggery with politicians sponsoring them.
Maiduguri Church Violence: Borno Governor Zulum Visits Pastor Whose Son was Killed, Says Shooter in Police Net Amid Ongoing Probe. Borno Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum, on Tuesday night visited Pastor Bitrus Tumba whose son died when violence broke out between a demolition task force of Borno Geographic Systems, BOGIS, and worshipers at a branch of EYN church in Maiduguri on August 5, 2021.
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Photo Credit: Google Zulum Seeks Support For Repentant Boko Haram Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspapers Governor of Borno State, Babagana Umara Zulum on Thursday, appealed to the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, to provide meaningful support for the over 8,000 repentant Boko Haram members. This is even as the Director General of the Agency, Alhaji Mustapha Ahmed Habib led a delegation on a courtesy call on the governor over the official flag-off ceremony for the distribution of farm inputs to 7,386 flood victims across 11 Local Government areas affected by 2020 flood disaster.
Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, has reportedly received another set of six girls who escapes from Boko Haram terrorists, with one of them pregnant, Newspremises reports. They were said to have been kidnapped at various locations by terrorists during attacks in northeast Nigeria. The girls are aged between 20 to 25 years.
A combination of media aides and social media associates today celebrate the 52nd birthday of Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, with the launch of “Second Verdict”, which is a compendium of published news, analyses, features, columns, commentaries, discourse editorials, selected speeches, and scorecard, in the Governor’s second year.
Executive Governor of Borno state, Babagana Umara Zulum who is the Chairman of the Northeast Governors' Forum, alongside Governor Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State, was in Sokoto on Saturday for a consolation and solidarity visit to Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal over a recent invasion of Goronyo market by criminals, which caused 40 deaths.
Today's Headlines: Zulum Seeks NEMA’s Support For Repentant Boko Haram; Lalong Swears In 17 Chairmen
Zulum seeks NEMA’s support for 8,000 repentant Boko Haram members Governor of Borno State, Babagana Umara Zulum on Thursday, appealed to the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, to provide meaningful support for the over 8,000 repentant Boko Haram members. This is even as the Director General of the Agency, Alhaji Mustapha Ahmed Habib led a delegation on a courtesy call on the governor over the official flag-off ceremony for the distribution of farm inputs to 7,386 flood victims across 11 Local Government areas affected by 2020 flood disaster.
Yesterday night, Executive Governor of Borno state Babagana Umara Zulum, journeyed Pastor Bitrus Tumba whose son died when a riot flared between a demolishment task force of Borno Geographic Systems, (BOGIS), and worshipers at a branch of EYN church in Maiduguri on August 5, 2021.
Earlier today, Executive Governor of Borno State, Babagana Umara Zulum has on Monday directed over the swearing in of a new Commissioner into the State Executive Council. Also sworn are the three members of the State Judicial Council. The affirmation of office was conducted by the Chief Judge of Borno, Justice Kashim Zanna.
Governor Babagana Umara Zulum visited Maiduguri and the surrounding Jere Local Government Area yesterday to examine five multibillion-naira capital projects. The five projects included a new trailer park, a flyover at the customs roundabout, dual carriageway from custom to Muna, Kwanan Yobe road and drainage network, and the Maiduguri-Bama highway.
The Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, according to information gathered via social media pages has on Tuesday, suspended the entire management of the state owned Ramat Polytechnic in Maiduguri, for a period of six months, thereby asked the State Commissioner of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr. Babagana Mallumbe to take over the affairs of the School immediately.
The executive Governor of Borno state, his Excellency Babagana Umara Zulum on Sunday evaluated projects ongoing in Maiduguri and neighboring Jere Local Government Area. The five projects contain a new trailer park, flyover at the customs roundabout, a double carriageway from customs to Muna, Kwanan Yobe road and drainage system, and Maiduguri-Bama expressway.