Monday, May 10, 2021



COVID-19: Zamfara govt shuts down Gurbinbore International Market

In a bid to prevent spread of the COVID-19 pandemic to the state, the Zamfara Government has closed down Gurbinbore International Market in Zurmi Local Government Area.

Medical doctor dies of Coronavirus in Katsina

The Katsina State Government has confirmed the death of a medical doctor, Dr Aliyu Yakubu, affected by the Coronavirus.

INVESTIGATION: Despite ban, filing stations openly sell fuel in Daura, Jibiya border towns

Despite the Federal Government’s ban on the supply of petroleum products to filling stations within 20-kilometre radius to the country’s land borders, the product is reportedly being sold in border towns in Katsina State, DAILY NIGERIAN reliably gathered. 

Nigeria’s salvation lies in education – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Daura, Katsina State, said Nigeria’s socio-economic and political salvation would come from education.

Amaechi defends self over criticism against siting Transport University in Daura, says ‘I have no regret’

The Minister for Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has defended himself over verbal attack from some Nigerians against his decision to site the proposed Transport University in Daura, the hometown of President Muhammadu Buhari, Katsina State.

Maulud: Buhari urges Muslims to imbibe virtues, shining examples of Prophet Muhammad

President Muhammadu Buhari has tasked Muslim faithful to follow ”shining examples of non-violence, peaceful disposition and remarkable virtues of patience” of Prophet Muhammad.

315 students get trained in digital skills in Daura

A company, ATC Nigeria, has trained no fewer than 315 students on digital skills under its digital village programme in Daura local government area, Katsina State.

Daura:  Flood destroys 300 houses in Buhari’s hometown

Flood has destroyed more than 300 houses in President Muhammadu Buhari’s hometown, Daura and environs in Katsina State.  The News Agency of Nigeria correspondent, who...

UBEC earmarks N500m for construction of 3 schools in Daura

The Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, has earmarked N500 million for the construction of three schools in Daura to increase access to education in the area.

I look forward to mutual relationship with incoming NASS – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says he looks forward to a mutual working relationship with the ninth National Assembly towards improving the budgetary process and restoring the country to the January-December fiscal cycle.

Buhari speaks on Atiku in Daura, says court case not surprising

President Muhammadu Buhari says the court case instituted against his electoral victory by Atiku Abubakar, the defeated candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is not unexpected.

How some of Buhari’s poor relatives became billionaires overnight – Galadima

 A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Buba Galadima, has dismissed claims that President Muhammadu Buhari is a man of integrity, saying that it the claim were to be true the president wouldn’t have been illegitimately enriching some of the his relatives.

Buhari urges elected APC ward executives to ‘fear God’, be diligent

He said his administration was determined to uphold the provisions of the constitution and the rule of law, stressing the need to play politics with decency and decorum.

Katsina spends N10m on water supply expansion in Daura

The project was executed by the Ministry for Local Government and Chieftaincy affairs in collaboration with the Katsina State water board.

1,500 rice farmers get CBN loan in Daura

Also given to the farmers, he said, were a bag of improved seedlings, two liters of liquid fertilizer and a bag of organic fertilizer.

Tinubu, APC leaders join array of Daura visitors, to meet Buhari today

President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to meet Bola Tinubu and other leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, at his country home in  Daura, Katsina...

JUST IN: APC governors meet Buhari in Daura, 2019 re-election likely to top agenda

Governors under the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have arrived Daura, President Muhammadu Buhari’s hometown, for a private meeting. The president, who had...

DSS captures another fleeing prison inmate

The Department of State Services, DSS, Akwa Ibom state command has captured a runaway inmate that escaped from the Ikot Ekpene Prison few weeks...

Housewife kills step son in Katsina

The Katsina Police Command says it has arrested a 28-year-old housewife for allegedly killing her 40-day-old step son. The suspect resides in Majoji Village in...

Buratai commissions army unit in Daura

The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, on Friday commissioned a Nigerian Army unit in Daura town of Katsina state. Mr Buratai, a Lieutenant General,...

Saraki: I spoke with Buhari, he’s in ‘good spirit’

The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has confirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari is healthy and in high spirits. Mr Saraki who too to his tweeter...

I speak with Buhari daily, says sister Hajiya Rakiya

By Yusuf Auwalu Jigawa/ Daura Hajiya Rakiya, the only surviving elder sister of President Muhammad Buhari, has appealed to Nigerians to continue to pray for...

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