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Kano Govt Arrests 500 Beggars

The Kano State government says it has arrested 500 beggars for allegedly violating the law that bans street begging in the state. The State’s Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Dr. Zahra’u Muhammad-Umar, made...

Hisbah Arrests 53 Teenagers Over Alleged Immoral Acts In Kano

The Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested 53 teenagers over alleged involvement in immoral acts in Kano City. Malam Lawal Ibrahim, the board’s Public Relations Officer, who disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in...
Wada Maida’s Death, Saddening National loss - Ganduje

Eight Permanent Secretaries Redeployed In Kano, Four New Ones Appointed

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has approved the redeployment of eight Permanent Secretaries and the appointment of four new ones in the state civil service. Abba Anwar, the Chief Press Secretary to the governor,...

Kano Assembly Passes Emirate Councils Amendment Bill

Kano State House of Assembly has passed the Emirate Councils Amendment Bill 2020. The House adopted the amendment during Tuesday’s plenary presided over by the Speaker, Abdulazeez Gafasa. Recall that the House had in 2019 approved...
Gunmen Kill Two Vigilante Members in Okpanam, Near Asaba

Gunmen Kill Three, Abduct Seven In Kaduna Attack

Gunmen have killed three persons and abducted seven others in Southern Kaduna. The yet-to-be-identified assailants attacked two communities in Kajuru council area on Sunday morning, according to the National President of Adara Development Association, Awemi...

Recklessness: Zamfara Govt To Introduce Death Penalty For Convicted Drivers

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State, has warned against reckless driving in the state saying he will initiate an executive bill for the enactment of death penalty for drivers who kill others as a...
Kaduna Govt Bans Tricycle Operators From Major Roads

Kaduna Govt Bans Tricycle Operators From Major Roads

The Kaduna State Government has banned tricycle operators from plying major roads within the metropolis, in line with the ongoing transport sector reform. Director-General, Kaduna State Transport Regulatory Authority (KADSTRA), Hajiya Aisha Sa’idu-Bala, announced the...
Ban On Alcohol Sale: Court Adjourns Until Sept. 1

Ban On Alcohol Sale: Court Adjourns Until Sept. 1

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Zaria, on Tuesday adjourned until Sept. 1, hearing in a suit filed by the Sabon Gari local government against owners of hotels, bars and brothels. The suit was filed against...
One Killed As Gunmen Abduct JSS3 Students In Kaduna

One Killed As Gunmen Abduct JSS3 Students In Kaduna

Gunmen on Monday reportedly abducted an unconfirmed number of students from a school in Kaduna State. The incident was said to have taken place at Prince Academy in Samba-Kasaya, a village around Buruku area in...
Public Holiday: WAEC Candidates Not Affected - Kano Official

Public Holiday: WAEC Candidates Not Affected – Kano Official

Kano State Government has clarified that the Thursday public holiday to mark the new Islamic year does not affect students writing the West African Examination (WAEC) in the state. The State’s Commissioner for Education, Sanusi...
NAPTIP Arrests Labourer For Sodomising 12 Children In Sokoto

NAPTIP Arrests Labourer For Sodomising 12 Children In Sokoto

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has arrested a labourer, Lawalli Bala, of Rikina village in Dange/Shuni Local Government Area of Sokoto State for alleged homosexuality. Bala was alleged to...
Kano Bus Mass Transit Set For Take Off

Kano Bus Mass Transit Set For Take Off

Kano State Ministry of Housing and Transport has finalised moves to ensure the effective takeoff of the newly introduced bus mass transit service in Kano metropolis. Commissioner of Transport, Mahmud Muhammad disclosed this in a...
Kano Traffic Agency Bans Long Vehicles From Offloading Goods During The Day

Kano Traffic Agency Bans Long Vehicles From Offloading Goods During The Day

The Kano Road and Traffic Agency has prohibited long vehicles from off loading goods during the day along some roads and in some markets in the state except at night. The roads are Bello and...

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