Kaduna denies banning Shi’ites, but says group is 'illegal'
The Kaduna State Government said on Wednesday that it had not placed any ban on Shi’a Muslims in the state.
Patients abandon hospital in Kaduna
Following the imposition of a 24-hour curfew in Kafanchan, Kaduna State, patients on admission at the Kafanchan General hospital have deserted the hospital. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that most patients said they were leaving the hospital for safety reasons. A mother, Mrs Sarah Musa, said her daughter had just undergone surgery, but…
Senate to deliberate on recurrent tremors in Kaduna
The Senate has expressed its readiness to deliberate on measures aimed at addressing the reccurrence of earth tremor in Kaduna State. This followed a Point of Order by Sen. Danjuma La’ah at plenary on Wednesday. La’ah in his point of order drew attention of the senate to the need to address the problem to prevent…
Preventing the scourge of malnutrition in Kaduna State
Stakeholders in health sector observe that reported cases of malnutrition among children and women in the country have become a public health concern in recent times.
Sierra Leonean ambassador feared kidnapped in Kaduna
It was gathered that the envoy was kidnapped on yesterday morning on his way to Kaduna to attend the graduation ceremony of Senior Course at the Armed Forces Command and Staff College (AFCSC), Jaji, near Kaduna State.
Banks, schools, others shun strike in Kano, Kaduna
Public and private sector workers in five states of the North West on Wednesday defied the nationwide strike action ordered by the Ayuba Waba faction of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) over fuel price increase.
Kaduna ex-gov, Umar backs deregulation, tasks critics on option to decision
Former Governor of Kaduna State and human rights activist, Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar (rtd) has expressed support for the deregulation of the downstream oil sector.
NSCDC arrests man with pistol in Kaduna
The Kaduna State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Monday said it had arrested a man with a locally made pistol during a stop-and- search operation in Kaduna. This is contained in a statement signed by the Commandant, Ibrahim Ningi, and made availble to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…