Monday, 25th September 2023

Katsina state

4 days ago
The deposed District Head of Kauraye, in Katsina State, Abubakar Ahmadu, has said he followed due process in conducting Tuesday’s marriage contract that drew the ire of the state government and Katsina Emirate Council.
20 Sep
Dr Ahmed Audi, Commandant General (CG) of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), says more personnel will be deployed to strengthen security in Katsina State. Audi said this when Gov. Dikko Radda of Katsina paid him a courtesy visit at the NSCDC’s Headquarters, Abuja, on Tuesday. The CG said that on completion of…
12 Sep
The Katsina State chapter of the PDP says the recent judgment by the presidential election tribunal in favour of President Bola Tinubu is far from justice. Alhaji Umar Tsauri, the former Chairman of Atiku/Lado Campaign Team, stated this in Katsina while addressing newsmen on the recent judgment. The presidential election tribunal upheld President Tinubu’s election,…
12 Sep
Four internet fraudsters have been convicted and sentenced to five years imprisonment by Justice N.U. Sadiq of the State High Court sitting in Kaduna. The Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday in a statement on X (formerly Twitter) said the convicts, Chinedu Prince Omeka, Adamu Eric Mendos, Daniel Andrew and Elom Vincent Prince were…
7 Sep
Katsina State Governor, Dikko Radda, yesterday, said terrorists were increasing attacks on some communities in the state to get the government to the negotiation table.
6 Sep
Katsina State Governor, Dr Dikko Radda, said terrorists were increasing attacks on some communities in the state with the view of getting the government to negotiate with them. Radda, who stated this at a press conference marking his administration's 100 days, however, vowed that his government would never negotiate with terrorists, no matter what they…
22 Aug
Gov. Dikko Radda of Katsina State has inaugurated a committee to ensure the implementation of Treasury Single Account (TSA) by the state government’s organisations. Malam Ibrahim Kalau, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, announced this in a statement on Monday in Katsina. According to Kaula, the governor has also inaugurated a local government pension…
16 Aug
Terrorists have abducted 25 persons, including women and children, and injured others during different operations in four local councils of Katsina State.
16 Aug
Governor Dikko Radda of Katsina State has criticised operatives of Nigeria Customs Service’s (NCS) Anti-Smuggling Special Force, for repeated assaults on residents of the state. 
15 Aug
Daredevil terrorists have abducted 25 persons that include women and children, and injured scores of others during different operations in four Local Government Areas of Katsina State. In the Batsari council area on Sunday night at about 9:00 pm, the marauders abducted 20 persons in Madogara community, most of whom were peasant farmers. Sources in…
14 Aug
Two people have lost their lives while an unspecified number of people were abducted by terrorists at Dandume Local Government Area of Katsina State. The incident which occurred Sunday night at about 8:00 pm happened after the terrorists stormed the area on motorcycles, wielding automatic weapons. Those killed included a man and a woman, while…
14 Aug
Personnel of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) have been accused of impounding local farm produce on a large scale at Kongolam, Maiadua Local Council of Katsina State.


1 day ago
NEW YORK, 22 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- African Union Heads of State and Government, global health leaders and development partners today issued a joint call for urgent action to address the looming malaria emergency. They warned that failure to act now will put at risk both the African Union’s target of eliminating malaria in Africa…
1 day ago
Phrank Shaibu, the Special Assistant on Public Communication to former Nigerian Vice President Atiku Abubakar, has unveiled what he described as "the 10 big lies" that have so far characterized the administration of President Bola Tinubu. Shaibu, in a statement issued on Sunday, said the “big lies” were evidence that Tinubu’s only plan was to…
1 day ago
It is no news that social media directly affects our state of mind. Vinton Cerf and Robert Khan who are credited with inventing the Internet probably never considered the psychological impact of their invention. Martin Cooper, who developed the first hand-held phone, also played a part in this by making phones portable, so that we…
1 day ago
Son Heung-min's double earned Tottenham a point from a pulsating 2-2 draw against Arsenal, as Liverpool moved into second in the Premier League with a 3-1 win over West Ham on Sunday.
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Tottenham came from behind twice to rescue a pulsating 2-2 draw against Arsenal thanks to Son Heung-min's double in Sunday's north London derby.