Bauchi


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Bauchi

(ˈbaʊtʃɪ)
n
1. (Placename) a state of N Nigeria; tin mining. Capital: Bauchi. Pop: 4 676 465 (2006). Area: 45 837 sq km (17 698 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a town in N central Nigeria, capital of Bauchi state. Pop: 76 070 (1991 est)
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Determined to strengthen deep research for medical discovery, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), Bauchi, is to establish a Center for Research for Post Graduates in the hospital.
A Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to stop further collation, conclusion and announcement of result of the governorship election in Bauchi State held on March 9, 2019.
BAUCHI -- A shadow Islamic extremist group has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping of seven foreign workers in northern Nigeria.
Au moins deux personnes, une femme et un enfant, ont ete tuees hier dimanche et quarante autres blessees dans l'attaque d'un kamikaze qui a fait explose une voiture piegee pres d'une eglise catholique dans l'Etat de Bauchi, dans le nord du Nigeria, a indique la Croix-Rouge.
Nigeria: Suicide bomber struck near a church in the northern Nigerian city of Bauchi on Sunday, killing and wounding several people, said police and the National Emergency Management Agency.
Management of the Bauchi State Muslims Pilgrims Welfare Board (BSMPWB) has confirmed the death of a former Permanent Secretary in the State Civil Service, Alhaji Ado Santuraki Pali, who died while performing the 2019 Hajj in Saudi Arabia.
MISS Odinaka Lovelyn, a Batch C corps member serving in Bauchi on Friday donated tricycles to 20 physically-challenged persons in the state.
Tragedy struck Friday night in Bauchi, when 20 people were burnt to death in a fatal motor accident which occurred along the Potiskum - Sade road in Darazo Local Government Area which is the border between Bauchi and Yobe States.