December 2016

International Conference Centre

December 25th, 2016|

The easiest way of attracting investors, both local and international, is the potentials inherent in a given area and to a very great extent, some potentials are largely hidden if not tapped and translated for the benefit of the people. Gombe State gladly falls within this category of a hugely blessed area with abundant human [...]

Gov. Dankwambo presents N85.6bn 2017 budget to Gombe Assembly

December 22nd, 2016|

Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State has presented to the House of Assembly an N85.6 billion budget proposal for 2017 tagged “Budget of sustainability”. At the presentation on Thursday, Dankwambo said the budget was aimed at sustaining the tempo of development that was kickstarted in May 2011. “We committed to providing a secured livelihood to [...]

October 2016

PMB, Jonathan, Jega, Dogara, Dankwambo, Others Get LEADERSHIP Awards

October 27th, 2016|

President Muhammadu Buhari, former president, Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and former chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Muhammadu Attahiru Jega, will today in Abuja, at the Transcorp Hilton, be honoured as LEADERSHIP Persons of the Year 2015. Others to be honoured at the annual event are speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara [...]

September 2016

Emir Of Gombe Sponsors 1,500 Less Privileged Kids To School

September 11th, 2016|

In his continued effort assisting the less privileges, the Emir of Gombe, Abubakar Shehu Abubakar III, has enrolled about 1,500 orphans and children in primary schools, to help them get access to qualitative education. This makes a total of 3,000 orphans and less privileged children currently being sponsored by the monarch through his Shehu Usman [...]

August 2016

Gov. Dankwambo urges pilgrims to be good ambassadors

August 16th, 2016|

Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe has urged intending pilgrims of the state to be good ambassadors and prayerful in Saudi Arabia. The governor, who spoke through his deputy, Mr. Charles Iliya, made the call during a farewell ceremony for the pilgrims at the weekend. He advised them to abide by rules and regulations of the [...]

May 2016

Gov. Dankwambo urges employers to accept corps members for primary assignment

May 13th, 2016|

Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State has urged ministries, departments and organizations in the state to accept Corps members posted to them to undergo their primary assignments. Dankwambo made the call on Friday during the closing ceremony of the orientation course for 2016 Batch ‘A’ Corps members at the temporary orientation camp in Amada, Akko [...]

Gombe to start payment of accumulated benefits to retirees

May 2nd, 2016|

Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo of Gombe State has assured retirees in the state that the government would soon commence the payment of their accumulated gratuities. Represented by his deputy, Honourable Charles Iliya, yesterday during the occasion marking the 2016 International Workers Day, the governor said the committee set up by government to verify the outstanding [...]