Saturday, 23rd September 2023


17 Sep
Jigawa State Governor, Malam Umar Namadi, has said that international touring bikers group, Jeje Riders Nigeria is a partner in the advancement of the quality of lives in Jigawa State. Governor Namadi made the commendation when he granted audience to the bikers, who paid him a courtesy visit as part of their one year anniversary…
6 Aug
The Federal Government has opted to resuscitate the moribund Free Trade Zone (FTZ) in Jigawa State as part of efforts to create jobs and increase the state’s yearly revenues. The FTZ established by the state government few years back was abandoned as a result of poor infrastructure; with $300,000 Operating Licence (OPL) fees owed the…
23 Jun
The Jigawa Command of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has seized a total of 999.335kg of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances worth several millions of naira in the last year. the Commandant, Alh Muazu Aliyu Danmusa, disclosed this yesterday in Dutse.
27 Feb
The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Party (APC), Bola Tinubu, has been declared the winner of the Saturday, February 25, presidential election in Jigawa State.
28 Jan
Barely three days to Jan. 31 deadline for old naira exchange, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has engaged 200 agents to fast track its cash swap policy in Jigawa.
5 Jan
Jigawa State Governor, Muhammad Abubakar, has no regrets about his performance as governor; expressing optimism that posterity will continue to remember his exemplary and inclusive administration in the Northern state. During an interactive session with journalists in his office, yesterday, Abubakar said his All Progressives Congress (APC) administration performed tremendously in the execution of numerous…
9 Dec 2022
No fewer than 5,235, out of estimated two million, women living with obstetric fistula worldwide, have been treated by Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF), also known as Doctors Without Borders, in Jahun General Hospital, Jigawa State, in the last 14 years. Disclosing this, yesterday, in Dutse, MSF called for concerted efforts to help reintegrate affected women…
29 Nov 2022
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Mohammad Abubakar, has blamed the rising cost of food and other items on inflation and the lingering effects of the COVID-19 pandemic...
23 Nov 2022
Officials of Nigerian Immigration Services (NIS), Jigawa State Command have rescued eight people from suspected human traffickers along Kaya- Daurawa- Roni link road.
20 Nov 2022
Over N1 billion, with a personal pledge of N25 Million from Governor Badaru Abubakar, was realised at the launch of the Jigawa State Flood Appeal fund in Dutse yesterday.
21 Oct 2022
The lessons of the 2020 #EndSARS protest have not been learnt. This was the verdict, yesterday, from stakeholders and citizens, as youths trooped out across the country to mark two years of that defining moment in the country’s history.
21 Oct 2022
The National Youth Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Dayo Israel, has flagged off training and empowerment of over 10,000 youths and women in Jigawa State at the Manpower Development Institute in Dutse.


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US Secretary of State Antony Blinken called on India Friday to cooperate with Canada and ensure "accountability" over the killing of a Sikh separatist, after Ottawa accused New Delhi of involvement.
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Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, on Friday, assured the people of Kogi State, and Nigerians in general, that the governorship election billed for November 11, 2023, would be the most peaceful ever held in the state.
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Barcelona coach Xavi has extended his contract with the Spanish champions by one season until June 2025 with the option of an additional year, the club confirmed on Friday.
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In his recent visit to Nigeria, the United States Deputy Secretary of the Treasury, Wally Adeyemo, engaged in a dynamic roundtable discussion with key stakeholders from the VGG ecosystem.
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 22 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Bybit, the world’s third most visited crypto exchange, have released their second digital art drop as part of their partnership with Oracle Red Bull Racing. The limited-edition collection of 200 NFTs were sold via Dutch auction on Sept. 20, and sold out within one hour…