Sunday, 24th October 2021
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Kaduna State

18 Oct
Ihifix Technologies has said it is partnering with the Kaduna State Government in building a digital platform that allows teaching of students from home, as schools remain shut because of insecurity.
15 Oct
There was excitement yesterday in Kafanchan, Kaduna State as the three Catholic seminarians, who were abducted by bandits on Monday regained freedom, after spending two days in captivity.
12 Oct
Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of yet to be ascertained a number of students by gunmen from St. Albert the Great Institute of Philosophy. The gunmen, who invaded the Saint Albert Seminary Catholic School in Fadan Kagoma, Kafanchan, Monday night, shot sporadically before forcing their way into the school campus to kidnap…
7 Oct
It was a horrifying moment for residents of Kaduna State, following the ban on commercial motorcyclists and tricyclists by the state government.
AFEX CBN partnership
7 Oct
Nigerian commodities player, AFEX, in collaboration with the Central Bank of Nigeria, on Thursday, held a policymakers field day for farmers in Kaduna State. At least 200 maize and Soyabeans farmers were hosted for the field day at the AFEX maize and Soyabean demo farms in Richifa and Shika in the state. AFEX Fair Trade…
5 Oct
Hundred of houses and other residential buildings were demolished, at Graceland behind the Nigerian College of Aviation Technology (NCAT), Zaria, Kaduna State as the state authorities began a major demolition exercise on Monday. Many residents of the area were seen wailing and weeping, as they evacuated their properties from the demolished houses in a hurry…
29 Sep
Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has said communication lines will be disrupted to launch an offensive against militants hiding in some local government areas. El-Rufai in a chat with BBC Hausa service said security agents are prepared to launch an offensive on bandits taking refuge in some parts of the state. The governor said due…
26 Sep
Another batch of 10 abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School, Maraban Damishi, in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have regained their freedom, bringing the total of those released to 110.
21 Sep
Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai of Kaduna state says ranching remains the recipe for the recurring problem of conflict between farmers and herders in the country. The governor, who spoke to reporters at the national secretariat of the All progressive congress (APC) in Abuja, argued that the measure remains the most sustainable means to boost livestock…
18 Sep
Bandits invaded the residence of the leader of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) in Lere community in Kaduna State and shot him dead for failing to provide a N20 million ransom they demanded.
15 Sep
The Commandant-General (CG) of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) Kaduna State, Maj-Gen. Ibrahim Yusuf, has disclosed that the military is yet to find its personnel abducted during the recent invasion of the academy by gunmen.
13 Sep
Gov. Nasir Ahmad El-rufai of Kaduna State has appealed for calm over the killing of a Pastor in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area.


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The Federal Government and some Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) have decried increasing cases of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) against women and girls in spite of the domestication of extant laws in the country. They also expressed concern over harmful traditional practices against women and girls when there are laws against such practices. These stakeholders…
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The Nigeria National Polio Plus Committee (NNPPC) has advised Nigerian parents to continue to get their children immunised against polio despite the fact that the country was certified polio-free by the WHO in 2020.