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Zamfara Government Threatens To Arrest Former Governor Yari

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State on Friday threatened to arrest the immediate past governor of the state, Abdul’aziz Yari, if there were any further killing of innocent people in the state. “I decided to...
Court Dissolves 4 New Emirate Councils In Kano

Court Dissolves 4 New Emirate Councils In Kano

A Kano High Court presided over by Justice Usman Na’Abba has nullified the four additional emirates and first class emirs created by the Kano State Government. Recall that Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, had on May 8,...
Ministry of Petroleum Agency Discovers Illegal Refinery in Kano

Ministry of Petroleum Agency Discovers Illegal Refinery in Kano

The department of Petroleum Resources, Kano Directorate, has sealed off two facilities for alleged involvement in illegal processing of substance suspected to be petroleum products. The illegal refineries were discovered in two communities on the...
Bandits Attack Zamfara Community Kill 14, injure 10

Bandits Attack Zamfara Community Kill 14, injure 10

Zamfara Police Command on Monday confirmed the killing of 14 persons and injuring of 10 others by bandits in Karaye village of Gummi Local Government Area. News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the attack...
Kidnapping: Again Police Rescue 4-year-old Boy, Arrest 2 Suspects In Kano

Kidnapping: Again Police Rescue 4-year-old Boy, Arrest 2 Suspects In Kano

The Kano State Police Command said on Friday it has rescued a four-year-old boy, Abdulrahman Dalha who was kidnapped at Zangon Rimi quarters in Ungoggo Local Government Area of the state. The command’s Public Relations...
Kaduna Man Keeps Sister In Solitary Confinement For Two Years

Kaduna Man Keeps Sister In Solitary Confinement For Two Years

A mother of four, Hassana Saleh, who was kept in solitary confinement for two years by her brother at Rigasa in the Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State, was on Tuesday rescued by...
Police Rescue Another Boy Kidnapped In Kano, Arrest 3 Suspects

Police Rescue Another Boy Kidnapped In Kano, Arrest 3 Suspects

The Kano state police command’s Anti-Kidnapping Team of Operation Puff Adder has rescued another 11-year-old boy kidnapped in Kano, Muhammed Ya’u and sold in Onitsha, Anambra. This is contained in a statement signed by the...
Dangote Group Begins Installation Of Rice Factory In Kebbi

Dangote Group Begins Installation Of Rice Factory In Kebbi

Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi on Sunday commended Dangote Group for setting up a rice mill in the state, saying it would create employment and boost the economy. Bagudu who visited the factory site at...
Police Arrest 70-year-old, 50-year-old for Allegedly Raping 11-year-old Pupil

Police Arrest 70-year-old, 50-year-old for Allegedly Raping 11-year-old Pupil

Two elderly men have been arrested by Kebbi State Police Command for an alleged rape of 11-year-old primary school pupil in Gwandu Local Area of the state. News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that the...
Zamfara Police Apprehend 13 Suspected Rapists, Robbers

Zamfara Police Apprehend 13 Suspected Rapists, Robbers

Zamfara State police command said it has arrested 13 persons who specialised in raping women and snatching cars and motorcycles. The state Police Commissioner, Usman Nagogo who briefed newsmen in his office on Wednesday, said...
Northern States Must Come Up With Strong Policies To Eradicate Almajiri System – Commissioner

Northern States Must Come Up With Strong Policies To Eradicate Almajiri System – Commissioner

Kaduna State Commissioner for Human Service and Social Development, Hafsat Baba, has called on the 19 northern states to come up with a strong policy to successfully eradicate the almajiri system in the region. Baba...
Kaduna Govt. To Build N3bn Houses For Low Income Earners – Commissioner

Kaduna Govt. To Build N3bn Houses For Low Income Earners – Commissioner

Kaduna State Government has earmarked N3 billion for the construction official houses for low income earners in 2020, the Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development, Fausat Ibikunle, has said. The Commissioner made the disclosure while...
Kano Govt. Begins Free Feeding In 6,800 Public Primary Schools

Kano Govt. Begins Free Feeding In 6,800 Public Primary Schools

The Kano State government, on Monday, launched its free feeding programme in about 6,800 public primary schools across the state. Speaking at a ceremony held at Jigirya Primary School, Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje said that the...

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