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NGO Donates Clean Cook Stoves, Food Items To Aged Women, IDPs In Kaduna

NGO Donates Clean Cook Stoves, Food Items To Aged Women, IDPs In Kaduna

An NGO, Women Initiate for Sustainable Environment (WISE), has donated N270,000 worth of Clean Cook Stoves to aged women and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Kaduna. The Founder and Programme Director, WISE, Ms Olanike Olugboji,...
COVID-19: Nasarawa Govt To Convert NYSC Camp To Isolation Centre

COVID-19: Nasarawa Govt To Convert NYSC Camp To Isolation Centre

Nasarawa Government says it is converting the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Magaji Dan Yamusa Orientation Camp in Keffi Local Government Area of the state to an isolation centre. The state’s Commissioner for Health, Mr....
1,774 Confirmed Dead in Kano in One month; 255 from COVID-19

1,774 Confirmed Dead in Kano in One month; 255 from COVID-19

The Kano State Investigative Panel on Mysterious Deaths has said that only 15.9 per cent of the recently recorded mysterious deaths in the state was COVID-19-related. The Lead Researcher, Dr. Mukhtar Gandanya, who submitted a...

Insecurity: Tambuwal Seeks Death Sentence for Unlawful Possession of Arms

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has urged the National Assembly (NASS) to produce a legislation that would prescribe death sentence or life imprisonment for unlawful possession of arms in the country. Tambuwal made this...
COVID-19: Lockdown Remains In Kaduna State, El Rufai To Address Residents On Tuesday

COVID-19: Lockdown Remains In Kaduna State, El Rufai To Address Residents On Tuesday

The Kaduna State Government said on Sunday that the Quarantine Order remains in force in the state until Tuesday, June 9, when the two-week extension expires. A statement by the Special Adviser to the Governor...
COVID-19: Katsina Govt Reopens Weekly Markets

COVID-19: Katsina Govt Reopens Weekly Markets

The Katsina State Government has directed the reopening of all major weekly markets across the state. This was contained in a statement issued by the Secretary to the Government of the State (SGS), Mustapha Inuwa,...
Suspected Kidnappers Kill APC Chairman In Batsari LGA, Katsina State — Police

Suspected Kidnappers Kill APC Chairman In Batsari LGA, Katsina State — Police

Suspected Kidnappers have killed the Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State, Alhaji Abdulhamid Sani. Police Command in Katsina State said that the bandits killed the APC leader...
Katsina Govt Investigates Causes Of Unusual Rise In Death Rate

Katsina Govt Investigates Causes Of Unusual Rise In Death Rate

The Katsina State Government says it is investigating the causes of the unusual rise in deaths being recorded daily across the state. Gov. Aminu Masari stated this during a press briefing on Tuesday on the...
10 Family Members Test Positive For Coronavirus In Kaduna

10 Family Members Test Positive For Coronavirus In Kaduna

Ten members of the same family in Kaduna State have tested positive for COVID-19. Governor Nasir El-Rufai, disclosed this on Friday via his Twitter handle without giving further details. He however, said the cases were among...
Kano State Fire Service Saves 77 Lives, N820m Goods In 1 Month

Kano State Fire Service Saves 77 Lives, N820m Goods In 1 Month

The Kano State Fire Service on Friday said it had saved 77 lives and property worth N820 million from 108 fire incidents in April. The Service’s Public Relations Officer (PRO) , Alhaji Saidu Muhammed, disclosed...
197 Suspected Criminals Arrested In Kano

197 Suspected Criminals Arrested In Kano

The Police Command in Kano said it arrested 197 suspected criminals in the state in the past two months. The Public Relations officer of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, who disclosed this in a statement...
Kano Discharges 16 More Coronavirus Patients

Kano Discharges 16 More Coronavirus Patients

Kano State Government said 16 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged from isolation facilities after they tested negative to the virus twice. The state’s Commissioner for Information, Muhammad Garba, disclosed this in a statement on...
Lockdown: Kano Mobile Courts Convict 717 Violators

Lockdown: Kano Mobile Courts Convict 717 Violators

Kano State Judiciary said on Wednesday that no fewer than 717 violators of the Presidential lockdown were arrested and convicted from Sunday to Wednesday in Kano. Mr. Baba Jibo, Public Relations Officer, who disclosed this...

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