Malam Nasir El-Rufai
Experts urge holistic reform in real estate sector
To revive the nation’s real estate in Nigeria and position it for bigger role in the Nigerian economy, experts have called for a holistic strategy for the sector reform.
GuberWatch: Let;s ask our governors questions - Part 2
Despite a flurry of unusual activities and groundswell of opinion on the politics of post-cabinet-portfolio allocations, the rise and rise of a Chief of Staff to the President and our notorious G-77 reportedly...
Let’s ask our governors questions
I would like to ask for permission to resist the temptation to join the debate on the very important detainee, citizen Ibrahim Yaqoub El-Zakzaky who just returned from a mission to India and the other detainee, Omoyele Sowore, who dared to ask for revolution now. These are current affairs, which are full of sound and fury, anyway.
Don’t appeal against judgment on religious bill, clerics advise El-Rufai
Leaders of all churches from the 23 local councils of Kaduna State, under the banner of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), have pledged their support with the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) in prosecuting the legal matters that may arise over any appeal against the judgment preventing the state government from implementing the religious…
Exploding the el-Rufai paradox
A recurring theme in governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir el-Rufai’s 2013 memoir The Accidental Civil Servant is, “we (Nigerians) are pretty...
El-Rufai gives political appointees April 30 to resign
Preparatory to his taking of oath for a second term in office, Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has directed all political appointees to turn in their resignation letters on or before the 30th of this month. In a statement, his spokesman, Samuel Aruwan, said his principal was at liberty to exercise his constitutional prerogative to…
Kaduna to establish Judicial Commission of Inquiry into Kajuru Killings
Kaduna State governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai has disclosed that a Judicial Commission of Inquiry will be established to investigate the violent conflict and killings in Kajuru and Kachia local government areas. The governor made the disclosure in Karamai while addressing the survivors of the attacks. El-Rufai explained that building sustainable peace in the area requires that all…
Kaduna appoints 77 district heads
The Kaduna State Government on Saturday announced the appointment of heads for the 77 restructured districts. Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity Mr Samuel Aruwan announced the appointments in a statement in Kaduna. Aruwan said the appointments followed the conclusion of checks and assessments of the 230 nominees forwarded by the 32 emirates and…
Group urges El-Rufai to allow retraining of incompetent teachers for 12 months
A group, the Mainan Zazzau Communication Committee, has implored the Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, to allow the retraining of almost 22,000 teachers who failed the competency test for 12 months.
Yoruba leaders, Gana urge government to revisit 2014 confab report
Prominent Yoruba leaders under the aegis of Yoruba Leadership and Peace Initiative have called on the Federal Government to begin in earnest, the process of implementation of the 2014 National Conference report before the 2019 general elections.