Wednesday, 6th July 2022
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1 day ago
Northern Youth Progressive of Nigeria (NYPN) has called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu, to consider Governor Simon Lalong as his running mate.
22 May
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, called for the removal of the Imam of the National mosque over his endorsement of the killing of a student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Deborah Samuel.
20 May
The Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, says 360 persons were killed between January and March 2022 through banditry and communal clashes.
Kaduna State governor
6 May
Senator Uba Sani (Kaduna Central) has emerged as the consensus candidate for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 gubernatorial race in the state.
22 Apr
Rising from a four-hour National Security Council meeting yesterday, President Muhammadu Buhari once again issued fresh directives to security agencies to rescue all those in captivity...
30 Mar
Leaders of Adara Community in Southern Kaduna have rejected the chiefdom recently created by Governor Nasir el-Rufai, urging the inhabitants not to recognise the traditional entity.
24 Mar
Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has said that the state government has concluded plans for a partnership with MasterCard to float agricultural projects that will employ
24 Feb
Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State says no fewer than 1,192 citizens of the state have been killed and 3,348 kidnapped by bandits in 2021.
Nasir El-Rufai
4 Jan
Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai has suggested that forests in northern Nigeria should be carpet-bombed to end banditry in the region. Carpet-bombing will damage wildlife and forests in targeted areas. But the governor said the possible damages can be rectified. "I’ve always believed that you know, we should carpet-bomb the forests; we can replant the…
4 Jan
Senator Shehu Sani, who represented Kaduna Central in the 8th National Assembly, and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state have clashed because of the senator’s interest
1 Jan
Kaduna State Schools Quality Assurance Authority (KSSQA), on Friday, shut down the two Islamiyah schools indefinitely over the alleged rape of a six-year-old girl and impregnation
17 Dec 2021
Hundreds of workers laid off by the defunct Arewa Textiles Plc, yesterday, held a protest in Kaduna against planned sale of the company’s properties without payment of alleged N600 million emoluments of staff.


53 mins ago
Moses Anibaba, Regional Director, British Council, Sub-Saharan Africa JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 6 July 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Africa has the youngest population in the world, representing an enormous opportunity for the continent’s growth and the opportunity to become leaders as global citizens – provided these energetic, creative young people can achieve their true potential. In a…
54 mins ago
An angry President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday expressed disappointment with the intelligence collapse in the Medium Security Custodial Centre, Kuje, where terrorists attacked Tuesday, freeing a large number of inmates. Apparently miffed, Buhari said while fielding questions, "I am disappointed with the intelligence system. How can terrorists organize, have weapons, attack a security installation and…
1 hour ago
No fewer than 511 constables have passed out from a six months intensive police training course at the Police College, Oji River in Enugu State on Wednesday.
2 hours ago
Are you worried that the global economy is in a looming recession? With the rising prices of basic commodities, you're not alone. Ethan Harris, the chief global economist for Bank of America, stated that although they wouldn't completely dismiss the likelihood of a significant recession, any recession won't be as severe as we anticipate. However,…
2 hours ago
Ethiopian lawmakers decided on Wednesday to set up a committee to investigate "inhumane" acts against civilians, after reports of massacres in a restive area in the west of the country. [AD] Parliament's announcement came as the African Union called for a probe into killings in western Oromia and urged the Ethiopian authorities to ensure that…