Friday, June 18, 2021



NiMet gives 3-day weather forecast in Nigerian cities

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted cloudy and thundery weather conditions from Saturday to Monday in cities across the country. NiMet’s weather outlook released...

2023: Kaduna PDP repositioning committee submits report

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Kaduna State on Friday received the report of its Repositioning Committee which contained strategies for winning the 2023 general elections.

Court rejects EFCC’s plea to amend charges against ex-NNPC GMD Yakubu

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, dismissed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC’s request to amend the criminal charge filed against former Group Managing Director, GMD, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Andrew Yakubu.

Insecurity: Zaria communities offer special prayers

Various Islamic scholars and residents of Zaria, on Wednesday, offered special prayers to seek for Allah’s intervention over rising security challenges in parts of Zazzau Emirate and Kaduna State.

Woman bags 6 months imprisonment for burning ex-husband’s new wife’s house in Kaduna

A Sharia Court sitting in Rigasa, Kaduna on Wednesday sentenced a 34-year-old woman, Zainab Ibrahim, to six months imprisonment for burning her former husband’s new wife’s house

Lagos, Kano, Kaduna get highest INEC converted voting polling units

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced the successful conversion of 56,872 Voting Points and Voting Point Settlements to Polling Units nationwide with Lagos State recording the highest, followed by Kano and Kaduna States.

25 years after, INEC increases 56,872 polling units across Nigeria

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has successfully converted 56,872 voting points and voting point settlements to Polling Units, PUs, increasing the number of PUs from 119,974 to 176,846 in Nigeria.

We’re ready for Kaduna Assembly by-election – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced its readiness to conduct the by-election for the Sabon Gari constituency seat in the Kaduna State House of Assembly.

Nigeria’s auto industry attracted over $1bn investments — Jelani Aliyu

The Director-General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council, NADDC, Jelani Aliyu, has disclosed that Nigeria’s automotive industry attracted over one billion dollars in investments since 2019.

Police foil robbery attack in Kaduna 

The Police Command in Kaduna State says that some of its operatives have foiled a robbery attack, recovered ammunition and an operational vehicle from the suspects.

Zaria under bandits’ siege, Zazzau emir raises alarm

The Emir of Zazzau, Ahmad Nuhu-Bamali has raised the alarm over the increasing insecurity in Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State, saying that these communities are now under the siege of bandits.

Attacks: CP orders immediate deployment of more personnel to Zaria

Umar Muri, Commissioner of Police, Kaduna State Command has ordered the immediate deployment of more personnel to Zaria in an effort to tackle the security situation in parts of Zazzau Emirate.

Abduction: Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic suspends academic activities

The management of Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic, Zaria in Kaduna State has announced the indefinite suspension of academic activities following the attack on the institution by suspected bandits on Thursday.

600 women trained as birth attendants in Kaduna

A Non-Governmental Organisation, the Womanhood Foundation of Nigeria, has trained no fewer than 600 women in Kaduna as birth attendants.

Kidnappers kill 1, abduct 2 lecturers, 8 students at Zaria poly

One student confirmed dead, two lectures and eight students kidnapped as armed bandits attack Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic, Zaria. The state commissioner for Internal Security and...

Nigerian Army gets new spokesperson

The Chief of Army Staff, Farouk Yahaya, has approved the appointment of Onyema Nwachukwu as the Director of Army Public Relations, insider sources have disclosed.

JUST IN: Kaduna govt denies arrest of kidnappers of Greenfield varsity students

The Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, has refuted the reports of the arrest of the kidnappers of students of the Greenfield University.

NiMet predicts normal, above-normal rainfall from June to August

The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted normal to above normal rainfall from June to August across the nation.

KASU suspends undergraduate academic activities indefinitely – Registrar

The Kaduna State University, KASU, on Tuesday, suspended academic activities for its undergraduate students indefinitely.

ASUU condemns sack of lecturers, stoppage of union dues by Kaduna govt

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, Kaduna State University, KASU chapter, has kicked against the sack of 16 lecturers and two non-academic staff...

3 people killed as Nigerian Army repel bandit attack on Kaduna-Zaria highway

Some fleeing bandits have killed two persons in the Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

KASU students protest against shut down of institution’s gates

Some students of the Kaduna State University, KASU, on Monday staged a protest against the alleged shutting down of the institute’s gates by its authorities.

Buhari receives new COAS Yahaya at Aso Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari has formally received the new Chief of Army Staff, Farouk Yahaya at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Kaduna govt recruited 10,000 ‘skilled’ workers in 2 years – Official

Kaduna State Government says it has recruited 10,000 workers since 2020, adding that it will continue to hire skilled and essential workers to fill critical gaps in the public service.

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