NASS will adjust defence budget to meet security challenges – Sen. Ndume
The Chairman Senate Committee, Army, Sen. Ali Ndume on Thursday said the National Assembly will adjust the defence budget to meet current security challenges in the country.
Kaduna kidnapping: My child will remain in public school, says El-Rufai
Gov. Nasiru el-Rufa’i of Kaduna State says his child will remain in public school in spite the reported invasion of the state by kidnappers and Boko Haram elements.
Governorship election: El-Rufai to know fate September 9
The Kaduna State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal will on Monday, Sept 9, rule on the petition challenging the re-election of Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna state.
N11.8b spent on Kaduna Dam project, says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said that the Federal Government had spent N11.8 billion as contribution towards the construction of the multipurpose 186.1 million ...
Court nullifies Kaduna’s bill to regulate pastors
A Kaduna State High Court has declared as illegal the Religious Regulatory Bill passed by the House of Assembly, saying it infringed the fundamental...
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...
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…