COVID-19 forces additional 39 million children out of school
Closure of schools due to the COVID-19 pandemic has forced an additional 39 million students out of school. Country representative at Malala Fund, Crystal Ikanih-Musa, disclosed this on Friday in Abuja.
Kaduna State Govt opens “secret trial” of El-Zakzaky, wife
The trial of the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim El–Zakzaky and his wife Zeenat began on Wednesday at the Kaduna State High Court.
Military airstrike disrupts cattle rustling activities, mobs up bandits in Kaduna forest
The Defence Headquarters says the Air Component of Operation Thunder Strike has disrupted activities of cattle rustlers...
EndSARS protests as stimulus for regionalism, restructuring
The issue of restructuring came up strongly recently when different geopolitical zones met with a delegation of President Muhammadu Buhari to find answers to some underlying causes of the #EndSARS protest and its violent aftermath.
Northern elders allege plot to weaken region ahead of 2023 elections
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has alleged moves by 'certain elements' to weaken the north ahead of the 2023 general elections. Besides, the forum said though the region was not opposed to the country being restructured, it would not be blackmailed into submitting to other interests who feel uncomfortable with a strong and united North.…
‘Bamalli’s appointment as Emir of Zazzau to redress 100 years injustice’
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-rufai, has declared that the appointment of Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli as the new Emir of Zazzau was an opportunity for the government to end 100 years of colonial injustice.
Court orders service on El-Rufai, others in Zazzau stool suit
The High Court of Justice in Dogarawa, Zaria, Kaduna State, has commenced sitting on the suit filed by the Iyan Zazzau, Bashir Aminu, challenging the appointment of Ambassador Ahmad Bamalli as new Emir of Zazzau.
Uneasy calm as El-Rufai names Bamali new emir of Zazzau
Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has announced Alhaji Ahmed Bamali as the new Emir of Zazzau to succeed the late Shehu Idris.
PRP promises Kaduna better deal in 2023
State govt approves N1.6b for pensioners The Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) has promised Kaduna people better governance than what the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) offer Nigerians. Rising from their meeting in Kaduna State at the weekend, members of the PRP National Working Committee (NWC) passed a vote of confidence in…