Government seeks linkages to drive value-addition, local processing
The Minister for Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has said that creating a strong linkage between agriculture...
I am confident of El-Rufai’s re-election – Uba Sani
Dr Uba Sani, Senator-elect (APC – Kaduna) says he is confident that Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai would be re-elected.Sani, former Adviser to El-Rufai on Political matters, told the News Agency of Nigeria...
Attack: Fulanis abandon community after death of 66 in Kaduna
The Fulani community in parts of Kajuru Local Government Area, Kaduna State, have abandoned the area after an attack on Feb. 11, which left 66 of them, mostly women and children dead. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that what remained of the Rugar Fulani community were burnt houses, animals, motorcycles, kitchen utensils, as…
El-Rufai pleads with Fulani against reprisals after death of 66 members
Kaduna State Governor, Nasiru El-Rufai has pleaded with the Fulani community not to engage in reprisal attacks after 66 of their members were killed...
Why government imposed 24-hour curfew on Kaduna
The Kaduna State Government on Sunday said the imposition of a 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis and environs was a preemptive measure to avert breakdown of law and order. Mr Samuel Aruwan, Senior Special Assistant on Media to Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a telephone interview that the action…
Oshiomhole to inaugurate APC 21-member Presidential national convention committee
Mr Adams Oshiomhole, the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, will on Saturday, inaugurate the party’s 21-member Presidential National Convention Committee. Mr Yekini Nabena, the acting APC National Publicity Secretary, announced this in a statement on Friday in Abuja, adding that the committee would be headed by Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State. “The yet…
More competent hands are replacing sacked workers ,El-Rufai’s aide
The Kaduna State Government has dismissed claims by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that it disengaged more than 36,000 workers without commensurate employment for others.
El-Rufai seeks more funding for NYSC
Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Wednesday called for improved funding for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to make it function effectively.
Shiites urge UN to withdraw Nigeria’s membership
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) wants the United Nations (UN) to withdraw Nigeria’s membership from the international body.