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Severe Rainstorm Claims Four Lives at North East Trade Fair in Bauchi

At least four traders lost their lives due to a severe rainstorm with strong winds at the IBB Square in Bauchi State, the venue of the recently concluded North East Trade Fair. The storm, which began on Saturday night, led…

Bauchi State Commissioner Ahmed Jalam Dies in Auto Crash

Bauchi State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Ahmed Jalam, has passed away in an auto crash along the Misau-Darazo Road on Saturday. His driver also perished in the accident. They were traveling to Jalam’s hometown in Dambam Local…

Traditional ruler’s son, three others killed in violent clash in Bauchi

A violent clash marred the recent Sallah celebration in Bauchi, resulting in the death of at least four individuals, including the son of a traditional ruler. Reports indicate that the clash erupted between two local security factions: the Yan Ba…

Suspected rapist of mentally-challenged minor arrested in Bauchi

The Bauchi State Police Command announced on Wednesday the arrest of a 23-year-old man, Sanusi Umar, for allegedly raping a mentally-challenged 10-year-old boy (name withheld). Ahmed Wakil, the command’s spokesperson, revealed this in a press release, stating that Umar was…

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Bauchi Governor pardons 96 inmates

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has pardoned 96 inmates from various correctional facilities across the state. It was reported that the amnesty, granted under the Constitution of Nigeria, includes payment of fines and transportation allowances totaling over N20 million. According…

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Suspected bandits murder traditional ruler in Bauchi

Suspected bandits have killed the village head of Riruwai in the Lame district of Toro Local Government Area of Bauchi State. It was gathered on Monday that Garba Badamasi was abducted from the village by unknown gunmen on Friday and…

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Supreme Court affirms Bala Mohammed’s election as Bauchi governor

The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State. The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sadique Abubakar, had alleged massive non-compliance with the Electoral Act during the election. Abubakar had challenged Mohammed’s…