Soldiers, police invade Kaduna as crisis escalates, several persons feared killed
Several persons were feared killed as renewed crisis escalated in Kaduna in what some residents described as an invasion by fake military...
Kaduna SWAN set to kick off private, public schools sports competition
Public and private schools in Kaduna State are set to participate in the maiden Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) 2018 Secondary Schools Indoor Championship aimed at discovering talented athletes for the State. Speaking on the championship yesterday, Chairman of the Organising Committee, Okpani Jacob Onjewu Dickson and Secretary, Abdulwaheed Adubi said the participants would…
Buhari reacts to Kaduna crisis
Nigeria's president Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the communal clashes that have left over 55 persons dead in Kasuwan, Kaduna State. "The violence in Kaduna, which has resulted in the deaths of 55 innocent people, is condemnable", Buhari said in a twitter post on Sunday night. Earlier on Sunday, there was tension in Kaduna metropolis following…
Death toll rises in Kaduna violence, as government imposes 24-hour curfew
The Kaduna State government has imposed a 24-hour curfew on Kasuwan Magani in Kajuru Council, following the escalation of violence...
55 killed in Kasuwan Magani crisis – Police
The Kaduna State Police Command, on Friday said 55 people were killed in Thursday’s communal crisis at Kasuwan Magani in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state.
Buhari wins in Kaduna State
President Muhammadu Buhari has won the Kaduna All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential primary election with 19,565 votes cast by members of the party. Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, who is also the Returning Officer of the election, announced the results at the Kaduna APC Secretariat during the weekend, saying the President won in the 23…
Director, two college workers kidnapped in Kaduna
Kidnappers yesterday abducted a director and two staff of Shehu Idris College of Health Sciences and Technology in Makarfi Council, Kaduna State, along Zaria/Makarfi expressway.
Flood claims 53 lives in Katsina, Kaduna States in 4 months
The North West zone of National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA) on Friday said 53 lives were lost to flood in both Katsina and Kaduna States, while 30 others were missing in the last four months.
NEMA begins distribution of relief materials to flood victims in Kaduna
The National Emergency Management Agency, (NEMA) on Monday commenced the distribution of relief materials to victims of flood in some parts of Kaduna State.
Army arrests 2 over alleged enlistment scam, impersonation
The Nigerian Army on Sunday paraded two suspected recruitment racketeers, who had been posing as personnel, extorting potential recruits under the pretext to get them enlisted into the Depot Nigerian Army as recruits.