Fire razes 10 houses, foodstuffs worth N5m in Jigawa
Suletankarkar Local Government in Jigawa says fire has razed 10 houses harbouring silos in Dirani village in the state.
Police arrest three for theft of four-year-old boy in Ogun
Three suspects, namely Abubakar Saidu, aged 22; Danladi Abdulkarim, 30; and Abdullah Idris, 25; were at the weekend arrested by operatives of the Ogun State police command for stealing a four-year-old boy, Hammed Adeniran.
Jigawa local council bans opposite sexes from meeting at night
The Kirikasamma Local Government Area in Jigawa State has enacted a law that bans members of the opposite sex from meeting at night. The local government information officer, Sanusi Doro, said the council chairman, Salisu Kubayo, signed the law after ten councilors of the local government area unanimously agreed to it during a council meeting.…
Jaiz empowers 197 indigents in Jigawa
Jaiz Charity and Development Foundation has disbursed N3 million cash and items worth to 197 indigents of Jigawa State.
Bauchi: Huge infrastructure deficit and citizens’ call for urgency
Two outstanding events that took place in Bauchi State recently were the taking of a new wife by the state governor, Alhaji Mohammed Bala, and the death of four students of College of Education, Waka-Biu in Biu local government council of the state.
Benue FA candidate, Akpenpuun alleges discriminatory clause in electoral guidelines
A chairmanship aspirant in the Benue State Football Association elections, Robert Terlumun Akpenpuun has raised the alarm over what he termed as discriminatory clause in the electoral guidelines for the state. He said the clause was inserted into the guidelines specifically to hurt his chances in the polls. He identified the offensive clause as item…
Lamido’s son leads youths to alter Jigawa politics
Ahead of the forthcoming general elections, history seems to be in the making as 35-year old Mustapha Sule Lamido Jr., mobilises youths to change the political old order in Jigawa State.
Police deploy squad to stop herders from destroying farmlands in Jigawa
The Police in Jigawa State said they have deployed a strike force to stop herdsmen from destroying more farmlands in Kirikasamma Local Council of the state.
Jigawa Deputy Gov. wins APC Senatorial ticket
The Jigawa Deputy Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Hassan, has been elected as the cc (APC) candidate for Jigawa Northeast Senatorial District in 2019 general elections. The Chairman of the Electoral Committee, Alhaji Bello Ibrahim, announced the results in Hadejia on Thursday. He said that Hassan scored 1,863 votes to defeat his close opponent, Alhaji Ahmad Garba,…