Former governor of northeastern Nigeria's Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has said the army does not have enough equipment to fight Boko Haram.Senator Shettima, who is now a senator, served as the governor of Borno State for eight years during the Boko Haram crisis.
Seyi Makinde Speaks Again.Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has called on Nigerian leaders to shun partisanship and come together to fight insecurity in the country.Makinde on Saturday called on leaders in the country to do away with partisanship and come together to mount a collective fight against insecurity in the country.
It came as a shock to many across the country following the recent attempt by honorable members of the Borno state house of Assembly to impeach the governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum for reasons that is still under the political closet.
In Nigerian politics, the Senate has been informally transformed into a retirement home for governors after completing their eight-year tenure.At the moment, there are many former governors who are representing their senatorial districts in the National Assembly.
Governor Zulum's Convoy Kill Two People. A road accident involving a vehicle on the convoy of Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has reportedly led to the deaths of two people. The Cable reported that the incident occurred on Tuesday, February 9, when the governor was heading to Maiduguri after a visit from Mafa local government area (LGA). One of the vehicles was said to have had a road mishap and crashed along Mafa- Maiduguri road. According to a police source who confirmed the incident, the vehicle somersaulted
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.
Although the 2023 general election is still two years away, however it is not unusual that one see politicians already making political moves that will enable them to realize their aspirations as a party or individually.Consequently, Governor Makinde of Oyo state got many talking on Saturday, after the Southwest governor revealed that he was visited by some APC bigwigs in Ibadan.
9 Heartbreaking Photos Of Government Science College Kagara, Where Bandits Kidnapped School Children
Senator Kashim Shettima once said: “Posterity will judge us harshly if we allow the public school system to collapse in this country”. This is the Government Science College Kagara, Niger state, where one student was killed and dozens were kidnapped by daredevil terrorists on Wednesday morning. The orchestrated abduction has put the Government Science College, Kagara on the spotlight. However, for a government school with students’ hostels, this school is an eyesore. How can a learning facility be
Babajide Kolade Otitoju a veteran journalist, has single out two northerners that always speak truth to power despite of political party they belon, over Nigeria security and wellbeing of Nigerians, he said, this is time to join hand with those who put party aside and speak the truth to the power. He singles out and hailed Kashim Shettima, who is a current Senator and the former governor of Borno state under the umbrella of APC and Ali Ndume, who is also a Nigerian politician who was a member of the Federal
Babagana Umara Zulum is a Nigerian professor, politician and the current serving Governor of Borno State. In his one year in office, he has achieved what governors achieve in 8 years. His aim is to keep and fulfill the promises he made during campaign. He was elected governor after winning the 2019 gubernatorial election under the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and was sworn in as governor of Borno State on May 29, 2019. Governor Babagana Umara Zulum has done many remarkable things since he became
Photos of Governor Zulum First Meeting With The New Security Officers Photos of governor Zulum first meeting with the new security officers, submitted 3 major demands Governor Zulum of Borno State meets with new security chiefs in Maiduguri He called on them to continue cracking down on terrorists by preventing them from being released in the country Calls for co-operation between civilians and the armed forces of neighboring countries The new security chiefs are making their first visit to Borno State, a stronghold
Haliru Nababa who President Muhammadu Buhari nominated as the Controller General of Nigerian Correctional Service has been confirmed by Nigeria Senate.Nababa confirmation is coming one month after President Buhari appointed him for the position and wrote to the Senate in February for his confirmation.
A group of friends and supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari (CBSF) has attacked former Borno State governor Kashim Shettima. The CBSF has accused Senator Kashim Shettima of plotting a coup in Nigeria to overthrow Muhammadu Buhari. According to the report, the CBSF coalition claims to be with President Muhammadu Buhar. The CBSF has demanded that Kashim Shettima should be arrested and prosecuted for a crime the group was unable to prove. According to a group of supporters of the president, Shettima deviated
The battle for the national chairmanship of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has begun in earnest. Those who have indicated interest in the coveted position are said to be from the three main legacy parties that formed the APC. The parties were Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) and the All Progressives Congress (ANPP). Those interested have already started lobbying party leaders across the nook and crannies of the country. The position of the national chairman
Babagana Umara Zulum is a Nigerian professor and politician born on 25 August 1969. He became the Governor of Borno State after winning the 2019 Governorship election under the All Progressive Congress (APC).Sadly,Borno State is one of the states marked as a "Boko Haram terrorist attack hot zone." Few hours ago, three politicians accompanying the Borno State Governor died in a car accident on their way back from Mafa,"the Governor's hometown" where he flagged off the membership revalidation exercise of the All
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Service chiefs: Buhari made informed decision, says ex-Borno gov, Shettima Former Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, has said the choice of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), of the new service chiefs was well-informed. Shettima, who was at the centre of call for the removal of the former service chiefs, said his agitation was never personal. Briefing journalists in Maiduguri, Shettima, who is now a Senator representing Borno Central, said Buhari made well-informed choices in his appointments
The Governor of Borno State, Prof Babagana Umara Zulum has rewarded Dr. Isa Akinbode with a Toyota Highlander and N13.9 million for remaining in Monguno to save lives despite threats from Boko Haram terrorists. Prof Zulum made the car presentation on Friday, adding that the State Civil Service will also employ Isa Akinbode’s daughter. It was understood that Dr Akinbode worked for the Borno State Civil servie and retired in 2016. His last station before retirement was Monguno General Hospital. The former governor
Three lawmakers who were on Governor Babagana Zulum's guard have kicked the bucket in a car collision which happened on their way back from Mafa, the Borno lead representative's old neighborhood. The late legislators and previous legislative leader of the state, Senator Kashim Shettima, APC's overseer director, Speaker of Borno State House of Assembly and other gathering faithfuls had shown up Mafa in Zulum's motorcade for revalidation of his gathering participation in his neighborhood ward of Lamisula.
Three Politicians who were on the Governor of Benue state convoy, Governor Babagana Zulum, died in a car accident on their way back from the Borno governor’s hometown, in Mafa. late politicians and former governor of the state, Senator Kashim Shettima, APC's caretaker chairman, Speaker of Borno State House of Assembly, and other party faithful had arrived Mafa in Zulum's motorcade for revalidation of his party membership in his local ward of Lamisula. According to an eyewitness report, the politicians were
Top Breaking NEWS Today 31st: Boko Haram Landmines Kills Hunters and More. BOKO HARAM LANDMINES KILLS SEVEN , INJURES 19. NO less than seven hunters were killed on Tuesday by landmine about 30 kilometers away from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The landmine, which blew off the trucks of local hunters searching for Boko Haram members, who had rustled cows from towns in Jere Local Government Area of the state, also got 19 other hunters injured. Both Senator Kashim Shettima, representing Borno Central in the