Again, bandits attack Southern Kaduna, kill two in Zangon Kataf
Armed bandits have killed the District Head of Gidan Zaki, Haruna Kuye and his son, Destiny in a fresh attack on Southern Kaduna, a development that has generated further tension in the area.
Troops rescue 9 kidnapped persons on Kaduna-Abuja highway
The Kaduna State Government says troops on internal security operations have rescued nine persons kidnapped along Kaduna-Abuja highway on Sunday afternoon.
Kaduna clerics arrested for holding Jumat prayers
Kaduna State Government has arrested two clerics for violating the restriction on movement and holding of congregational Jumat prayers in the state on Friday.
Alleged killing of commercial driver by armed security operatives provokes protest on Kaduna-Abuja road
The death of a commercial driver who was allegedly shot by armed personnel of a unit of security agencies on Kaduna-Abuja expressway provoked...
Kaduna State gets commissioner for security
Governor Nasir El-Rufai has forwarded names of his media spokesman, Samuel Aruwan, and 10 others as commissioner-nominees to the Kaduna State House of Assembly. He is also to send three more nominees to the lawmakers for confirmation ahead of the constitution of the State Executive Council (SEC). Aruwan was nominated as Commissioner for Internal Security…
El-Rufai reates new ministries, abolishes three
The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir Ahmed el-Rufai, has created three new ministries and scrapped three others. A statement by spokesperson to el-Rufai, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, said the restructuring did not increase the number of ministries beyond the 14 that existed in the first-term, as the governor only signed an Executive Order creating three new ministries, while abolishing three ministries and amending the mandates of three others. The statement…
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…
Kajuru killings: CAN, PDP say Kaduna government’s report false
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have debunked a statement issued by Kaduna State Government on Friday...
Kaduna crises: One killed in Kasuwan Magani, 32 arrested
A day after Kaduna State government reinstated 24-hour curfew within the metropolis and its environs, one person has been reported killed in Kasuwan Magani, kajuru Local Council and 32 suspected hoodlums arrested for breaching public peace in the state.