Press Release

/Press Release

Gombe begins 4 Million trees planting

Preparatory to the official launch of 4 million tree planting scheme across Gombe State by Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, a pilot planting of 1 Million trees has commenced with over 13 thousand already planted in Gombe metropolis and environs. The programme, tagged Gombe Goes Green (3G) is an initiative of Governor Inuwa Yahaya's administration to [...]

2019-08-13T05:35:17+00:00August 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Governor Inuwa Yahaya enjoins Muslims to imbibe spirit of tolerance, obedience

Governor Mohammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has felicitated with the Muslim Ummah in the state and across the world on the celebration of this year's Eid-El Kabir, with a call on them to imbibe the spirit of obedience and tolerance. The Governor who enjoined the faithful to sustain their prayers for the peace, security [...]

2019-08-13T05:42:04+00:00August 10th, 2019|0 Comments

Etihad To Partner Gombe In Aviation Fuel Supply

Job creation is in the pipeline in Gombe State, as Etihad Trading Limited is to partner with Gombe State in bringing investment on aviation fuel supply at its international airport. In this wise, over 150 manpower is expected to be created to reduce unemployment in the state. The executive director, Etihad Trading Limited, a subsidiary [...]

2019-08-13T05:58:16+00:00August 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Governor Inuwa Yahaya appoints Gombe State Coordinator for BESDA project

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has approved the appointment of Dr. Abdullahi Bappah Ahmed as the Coordinator, Better Education Service Delivery for All, BESDA for Gombe State. BESDA is a World Bank/Federal Government funded project, targeting at mopping up out-of-school Children and getting them back to classes in collaboration with the state government. [...]

2019-08-08T20:15:20+00:00August 7th, 2019|0 Comments

Governor Inuwa Yahaya inaugurates Taskforce on Health Sector

Worried by the deplorable state of healthcare facilities in the state, Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has constituted and inaugurated a 9-man Taskforce on Health sector, with former Chief Medical Director, Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe, Professor Usman Aliyu El-Nafaty as Chairman. Other members of the Taskforce are. Dr. Mohammed Isa Umar, Architect Yunusa [...]

2019-08-08T20:35:28+00:00August 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Gombe Governor mourns death of retired Perm-Sec, Yason Yonge

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has received with sadness the news of the demise of Mr.Yason S. Yonge, a retired Permanent Secretary who passed on at the age 61 years. The Late Mr. Yonge died at the Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) on Saturday, 3rd August,2019 after a protracted illness. Governor Yahaya described [...]

2019-08-08T20:30:01+00:00August 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Governor Inuwa Yahaya mourns Sheikh Modibbo Sule Herwagana

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa has received with sadness the news of the demise of Sheikh Modibbo Sule Herwagana who died today at the age of 71. Alhaji Inuwa Yahaya described the late religious leader as a great scholar, who lived a simple life and spent greater part of his life imparting islamic knowledge [...]

2019-08-08T20:40:57+00:00August 4th, 2019|0 Comments

Gombe state gets 6 million Dollars education grant

Gombe state is to receive 6 million US Dollars basic education grant to reduce out-of-school children and improve literacy level in the state. The grant is coming under the Better Education Service Delivery for All, BESDA, which is a World Bank/ Federal Government funded programme, targeting at mopping up out-of-school children and getting them back [...]

2019-08-03T22:44:32+00:00August 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Governor Inuwa Yahaya appoints Special Adviser on Budget, Planning and Donor Agencies Coordination

His Excellency, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, the Governor of Gombe State has approved the appointment of Dr. Ishiyaku M. Mohammed as Special Adviser, Budget, Planning and Donor Agencies Coordination. A development practitioner with over 15 years experience, Dr. Mohammed was until this appointment, a Deputy Director, working in agricultural and environmental sectors for the Federal [...]

2019-08-03T23:08:53+00:00August 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Governor Inuwa Yahaya releases 500 Million Naira counterpart funds for erosion control project in Gombe state

Governor Inuwa Yahaya releases 500 Million Naira counterpart funds for erosion control project in Gombe state In his determination to address severe gully erosion problems bedeviling parts of Gombe State, Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has approved the immediate release of Five hundred million Naira ( N 500,000, 000) as state's counterpart contribution to access funds [...]

2019-07-25T13:04:44+00:00July 25th, 2019|0 Comments