Kaduna to establish agric e-library
Kaduna State Government is set to establish an e-library and data bank, to strengthen the capacity of its Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, in areas of coordination, planning and budgeting, monitoring and evaluation, among others.
Kaduna Imams decry rising insecurity, kidnapping
The Council of Imams and Ulama in Kaduna has said kidnapping and other crimes affect all Nigerians, without prejudice to religion or tribe. Addressing a press conference at the headquarters of Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) in Kaduna, the Council, through its Chairman, Sheikh Ibrahim Nakaka
El-Rufai explains reasons for delay in construction of N3.9b Kaduna City Mall
Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai yesterday said the delay in construction of the world standard city mall in Kaduna was occasioned by a change of the original site to a more central place in the metropolis.
Group trains corps members on road safety advocacy
Greenlight Initiative has commenced training for 76 Corps members to become traffic safety advocates in Abuja, and Kaduna. Declaring the training opened in Abuja recently, the Group Executive Director, GreenLight Initiative, Simon Obi, said the training was organised to groom young advocates, and also pave the way for other well-meaning Nigerians to create awareness at work, homes, schools, and on the streets.
How to sell farm products in Nigerian cities profitably
The urban population growth rate in Nigeria is described as alarming, but it presents opportunities for young entrepreneurs in food supply chains. Statistics from Lagos State indicates that about 85 new persons relocate to Lagos daily, implying that about 31,025 people settle permanently in the city yearly.
500 Christians kidnapped, N300m ransom paid in Kaduna, says CAN
Kaduna State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has said that the Church lost N300 million as ransom for 500 kidnapped Christians in the state in the past two years.
El-Rufai appoints heads of 15 agencies in Kaduna
Governor Nasir El-Rufai has approved the appointment of heads of 15 agencies in Kaduna State. A statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Communications, Muyiwa Adekeye, said three new persons had been elevated to head departments, while one other was redeployed.
Kaduna State to appeal El-Zakzaky medical leave order
The Kaduna State Wednesday said it will file an appeal against the medical leave permission granted by the State's High Court to the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat. "In compliance with the court order granting the request for medical leave under the strict supervision of the Kaduna…
Kaduna CAN condemns killing of cleric, wife’s abduction
Chairman, Kaduna Chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Reverend Joseph Hayab, has condemned the rising cases of kidnapping of pastors and other Christian leaders in the state.
Protecting CBN from Miyetti Allah
Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) reaction to the Federal Government’s move to ban the importation of milk is curious and should not be allowed to go unchallenged. There appears to be more to the MACBAN’s strange response than meets the eye because the policy instrument is supposed to be primarily interpreted to boost local production of milk, which still consumes a large chunk of our scarce foreign exchange.