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31 Aug 2020
Indeed, in the strange intoxication that twilight serves, strange tastes are ladled out. In a juddering underestimation of the sensibilities of Nigerian lawyers, the Paul Usoro –led exco of the Nigeria Bar Association, now in its twilight, extended an invitation to beleaguered Kaduna state governor Nasir El-Rufai to address the 60th Annual General Conference of…
31 Aug 2020
ABU shuts down NBAIS in Zaria SOKIPEP urges el-Rufia to do more for victims of attacks Kaduna metropolis was thrown into panic yesterday, as armed policemen clashed with Shiites who were on procession. Two people were feared dead and others injured. Officials of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) condemned the decision by the police to…
28 Aug 2020
The Muslim Lawyers Association of Nigeria (MULAN) has frowned at the dis-invitation of the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai as a speaker in a Panel Session at the forthcoming 2020 Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Annual General Conference (AGC). The Association stated that the leadership and critical stakeholders of MULAN had seriously constrained itself…
20 Aug 2020
Nigerians in the diaspora have protested against the killings in southern Kaduna, and have asked the international community to prevail on President Muhammadu Buhari to stop what they described as ‘genocide,’ and state-sponsored’ killings of Christians by Fulani herdsmen. The protesters urged the federal government to declare Fulani herdsmen a terrorist organisation. Organised by the…
22 May 2020
...Arrests 30 Vehicles from Kaduna Kano State Government has directed security surveillance against infiltration of criminals and bandits from Kaduna into Kano. Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje who issued the directive to the state inter-state movement security committee declared that Kano cannot afford to contain "floods of kidnappers, armed robbers, cattle rustlers and vanguards of religious…
22 Apr 2020
Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai on Wednesday made the use of face mask by residents compulsory to prevent the spread of coronavirus. "I have issued another amendment to the Quarantine Regulations requiring everyone in the State to wear a face mask when going out of the home or workplace for any reason," El-Rufai said in…
17 Apr 2020
Bello El-Rufai, one of the sons of the governor of Kaduna, Nasir El-Rufai, on Friday apologised for his sexual violence threats and ethnocentric statement on social media. Bello's apology came five days after he engaged in a spat with a Twitter user @thanos_zer. "A few days ago I made a comment that was wrong, unbecoming…
28 Mar 2020
Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai has tested positive for coronavirus. "Earlier this week, I submitted a sample for the Covid-19 test," El-Rufai said in a video posted on Twitter on Saturday. "The result came in this evening, and I regret to say that it is positive." The governor said he is already in self-isolation as…
13 Mar 2020
Deposed Kano emir Muhammadu Sanusi in the company of Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai on Friday left Awe, a community in Nassarawa State where he was exiled by the Kano State Government. Sanusi has been resident in the community for over four days since the Kano Government dethroned him and consequently evicted him from the…
13 Mar 2020
Deposed Kano emir Muhammadu Sanusi is likely to leave Awe, a community in Nassarawa State, where he is exiled by the Kano State Government. Sanusi has been resident in the community for over four days since the Kano Government dethroned him and consequently evicted him from the palace. The deposed emir has been kept in…
13 Mar 2020
The dethroned emir of Kano Saunis Lamido Sanusi had on Friday led a Juma'at prayer at the Awe central mosque where he is taking his refuge in the state. Sanusi, who was accompanied by the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, the emir of Awe, Isa Abubakar Umar in the company of other dignitaries arrived…
13 Mar 2020
Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai on Friday visited the deposed Kano Emir Muhammadu Sanusi at Awe, Nassarawa State, where he was exiled to by the Kano State Government. Kano State Government on Monday removed Sanusi as emir of the Kano emirate after six years on the throne. Secretary to the state government Usman Alhaji said…

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