Borno state commissioner of police, Mohammed Aliyu, has confirmed the death of a senior steward to Governor Kashim Shettima, John Achagwa who committed suicide at the Government House, Maiduguri, on Tuesday, May 28.
The new governor of Borno state, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, has said that restoration of peace, quality education and job creation would form parts of his 10-Point Agenda to reposition the state for better.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday, May 16, paid a visit to Borno to commission a school built for orphans affected by insurgency. He also commissioned late Ambassador Gaji Galtimari housing estate in the state.
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state has asked the federal government to adopt new strategies that could permanently address the insecurity in the north.
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno on Wednesday, May 15, boasted that his state is now safer than places like Sokoto, Zamfara, Katsina and Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) which are ravaged by terrorists.
Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state has been commended by President Muhammadu Buhari for the kind of projects executed by his administration in the last eight years.