Photo Credit: Google Professor Umara Babagana Zulum, the executive governor of Borno State, assumed office on 29 May 2019. He took over the mantle of leadership from his predecessor Kashim Shettima. Governor Babagana Zulum Photo Credit: Google Governor Babagana was born on 26 August 1969 in Mafa Local Government Areas of Borno State, his 1st appointment after graduation was with Borno State Ministry of Agriculture in1989, 2nd appointment as a principal water engineer.
Photo credit: The Guardian As murky as politics in Nigeria is, the fact of the matter is that, self preservation is not always the first law of nature. The immediate past Governor of Borno state and now Senator Kashim Shettima has demystified that through outright selfless and service-oriented leadership which placed the collective interest of his people far above his personal interest.
The former Governor of Borno State, Senator Kashim Shettima is one politician who has won the love of many Nigerians with his zeal to see a better Nigeria.
The governors of the 19 Northern states have rejected their Southern counterparts' proposal that the next president after Muhammadu Buhari should come from the South, stating that the presidency is a democratic post, not a rotational one. Following an emergency meeting with northern traditional rulers at the Sir Kashim Ibrahim House in Kaduna on Monday, September 27, 2021, the Northern Governors Forum stated that while some Northern State Governors had previously expressed support for a power-shift to three geo-political zones in the south in order to promote unity and peace in the country, the statement made by the Southern Governors Forum is unacceptable.
*Many young boys about the ages of Bala, Kashim, and Yusuf do business in the Maiduguri cattle market, where the three brothers once worked. Image: Philip Obaji Jr. MAIDUGURI, Nigeria — Bala, Kashim, and Yusuf—as we’ll call these three boys—didn’t know much about Italy until an agent for a smuggling ring based in Libya approached them with an offer to take them to Europe. The agent told them they could easily find jobs once they arrived at their destination, provided they could afford to pay the 1,440,000
According to a report from Peoples Gazette, Bauchi Governor Bala Mohammed has condemned the murder of a woman in the Tafawa Balewa local government area and ordered an investigation. This is stated in a statement signed on Tuesday in Bauchi by Ibrahim Kashim, Secretary to the State Government.
Governor Zulum has been in the news for all the good reasons. But all this was made possible because his predecessor discovered, prepared and actively promoted him to succeed him as Borno governor. Without the patronage of Gov. Kashim, Zulum won't even make it past the APC primaries. He may have his shortcomings like any other mortal, but Kashim Shettima's discovery of Zulum is his single most important legacy to Borno State. One can only hope that the new Borno governor continue on this path of genuine har
President Muhammadu Buhari is presently in Kaduna state. On hand to recieve him upon his arrival were the Governor of the state, Governor Nasir Ahmad, the Deputy Governor, Dr Hadiza as well as other senior officials of the Kaduna State Government to welcome him to the Sir Kashim Ibrahim House. He was received at the Nigerian Airforce Base Kaduna. President Buhari had also attended the annual Chief of Army Staff Conference earlier. The event also had in attendance former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (
A 31-year-old lady, Jemimah Jatau, has revealed that her emergence as the best graduating fellow of the Kashim Ibrahim Fellowship earned her the Kaduna state governor’s special assistant status and Harvard Kennedy School enrollee. Jemimah, who is the current special assistant on inter-governmental relations to Governor Nasir El-Rufai, made the disclosure to online news media (Legit.ng).
Episode 1 Many a times people go through life’s challenges without knowing the source of their problem. This was the case of my husband, Kashim Olabisi. We were married for ten years without an issue. We had done many tests and sought for all manner of medical help to no avail. We even did IVF twice but they both failed. The second IVF we did in the US that failed was the first failure in Dr James Daniel’s career. All medical reports pointed to the fact that we were both medically fit to have children b
Photo Credit: KashimSM/TWITTER Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has honored his predecessor, Senator Kashim Shettima, by naming a garden. The state Ministry of Environment initially announced the naming of the garden as Zulum but said it should name Kashim Shettima because he is the one who built the university. The garden is part of the Borno State University built by the government of Senator Kashim Shettima during his tenure. Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has suspended the naming of a garden
The war with Boko Haram has raged on for over a decade now with no signs of ending soon. The lingering war is the longest and toughest the Nigerian army have had to contend with since it's inception. Many have wondered why the Nigerian army that is reputable for carrying out effective peace keeping mission in even a nation in turmoil such as South Sudan, Liberia would find it a big deal to deal with a sect localized to a specific or particular region of the country (North East). With the strong resolve shown
The Abomination is a storyline carefully composed in a way to make known some things faced in life by some people, their experiences and how they were able to find a lasting solution to the challenges. Many a times people go through life’s challenges without knowing the source of their problem. This was the case of my husband, Kashim Olabisi. We were married for ten years without an issue. We had done many tests and sought for all manner of medical help to no avail. We even did IVF twice but they both fai
The governors of the 19 northern states, members of the region's National Assembly, Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu, Information Minister Lai Mohammed and other prominent Nigerians of northern descent met on Monday at the House of Sir Kashim Ibrahim, the official seat of power in Kaduna state. Although journalists were not informed of the nature of this high-level meeting in the now defunct capital of northern Nigeria, experts said the meeting could not be considered in isolation from the security
32-Year-Old Turkish Footballer Cevher Toktas, who played in Turkey super Lig between 2007 and 2009, has admitted that he smothered his son Kashim while in Hospital quarantine. Cevher also told the Police that he killed his son because he thought his son doesn't Love him. Daily Mirror also reported that the 32-Year-Old footballer had brought his son Kashim to the Dortcelik Children's hospital in the City of Bursa, Turkey on 13th April 2020 because the child had difficult in breathing and a high cough. Daily
Some pictures of Former President Olusegun Obasanjo when he paid a surprise visit to the governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, have been obtained. Reports have it that the former president was welcomed to the Sir Kashim Ibrahim House by the Kaduna governor, his deputy, Dr. Hadiza Balarabe and other top government officials. Dr. Obasanjo, who was in Kaduna town on a private visit to Governor el-Rufai in Sir Kashim House, claimed to be son-of-the soil, having lived in Kaduna from 1959 to 1967 and built h
Governor of Kaduna State Nasir El-Rufai restarted that his own administration wouldn't negotiate with bandits.The meeting was held at the council chamber of Sir Kashim Ibrahim house in Kaduna on Tuesday 16th March, 2021.