Five international donor agencies are to provide more technical support for sustaining polio eradication in Jigawa State the state Commissioner of Health, Dr. Abba Zakari has said.
The Jigawa State Commissioner for Water Resources, Ibrahim Hannungiwa, said yesterday that the state government, in collaboration with development partners, has commenced the construction of 990 hand pumps in the state.
The Jigawa State government has signed a 80 mega-watts plant deal. It was gathered the 80 MW power plant will generate an estimated 200,000 MWh of clean, renewable energy per year, enough electricity to power over 200,000 Nigerian households.
World Bank is set to dredge a distance of 90 kilometres in River Hadejia with a view to increasing rice irrigation capacity from 40,000 to 300,000 hectares of land in Jigawa state, Governor Mohammadu Badaru Abubakar has said.
The Chief Imam of Dutse, Jigawa state, Dr.
The Inspector General of Police anti-robbery squad, in collaboration with a renown local hunter, Ali Kwara, has arrested a 12-member kidnapping syndicate, alleged to be the gang that has been terrorizing villages in Jigawa, Bauchi and Plateau states.
The Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria, has shifted the base of the routine training of its student pilots course 29 to the Dutse International Airport in Jigawa state, the leader of the Instructors team, Captain Abbas Ambursa has said.