Thursday, April 22, 2021


Samuel Aruwan

Kidnappers shift operation to Kaduna-Zaria road, open fire on travellers

Kidnappers on Monday morning attacked motorists at Kwanar Tsintsiya axis of Kaduna-Zaria Road in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. DAILY NIGERIAN gathered that...

BREAKING: 7 persons killed, scores injured in fresh Kaduna attacks

No fewer than six persons have been killed in a reprisal attack at Ungwan Bido village of Jema'a Local Government Area of the state,...

Southern Kaduna: Atyap chiefdom moves to identify conflict triggers

The Atyap Chiefdom in Southern Kaduna on Friday inaugurated a peace and security partnership committee saddled with the task of identifying conflict triggers before they snowball into crisis.

Security operatives repel bandit attack on Kaduna-Abuja road

Security operatives comprising military and the police have successfully repelled armed bandit attack on motorists plying the Kaduna-Abuja Road.

El-Rufai excited by deployment of Special Forces to Southern Kaduna

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has expressed excitement over the deployment of Special Forces to Southern Kaduna, 

Kaduna govt says Nigerian Military patrol found no bandits on Zangang Hill

Kaduna State Government has disclosed that the military unit in charge of in Plateau, Bauchi and Kaduna states, Operation Safe Haven, OPSH, has found no bandits at Zangang Hills.

Kaduna govt shuts entry points, restricts interstate travels to 12 hours daily

The Kaduna State Government has announced that all entry points into the state are to be shut from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. every day.

COVID-19: Travelers passing Kaduna to be quarantined for 14 days – KDSG

The Kaduna State Government, KDSG, warned travelers breaching the lockdown conditions to avoid the State or face 14 days in an isolation facility.

Don’t stop for any security checkpoints on Kaduna highways, govt warns motorists

The Kaduna State Security Council has issued an advisory, notifying citizens that there are no authorised checkpoints along the Kaduna Abuja, Kaduna-Zaria and Kaduna-Birnin-Gwari highways.

Buratai to Nigerian Army RSMs: Acquire ICT skills to stay relevant

The Chief Army Staff, Tukur Buratai has charged Regiment Sergeant Majors, RSMs, in the Nigerian army to acquire skills in Information and Communication Technology, ICT, in order to remain relevant.

Killings: El-Rufai imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew in Kajuru LG

The Kaduna State Government has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on the troubled Kajuru Local Government Area.

Kaduna deputy governor-elect Hadiza Balarabe chairs El-Rufai’s transition committee

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has approved the constitution of a transition committee to prepare the groundwork for his next government, which begins on May 29 2019. 

JUST IN: scores killed in fresh attack on Kaduna community

An unspecified number of people have been reportedly killed by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen following a fresh attack on Karmai village in Maro Ward, Kajuru local government area of Kaduna state.

Kajuru Massacre: Death toll rises to 130, says El-Rufai

The Kaduna state Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has said that the actual number of persons killed last Friday in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state was 130 and not the 66 he said.

El-Rufai, Army GOC, Police Commissioner visit scenes of Kajuru killings

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has visited the scenes of the Kajuru killings alongside Major-General Faruk Yahaya, GOC 1 Division of the Nigerian Army, Air Cmdr. I. Sani of the Nigerian Air Force, Police Commissioner Ahmad Abdurrahman and State Director of the SSS, A.I. Koya.

66 people killed in fresh Kaduna killings

Kaduna state government has confirmed the killing of no fewer than 66 persons in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state on Friday.

El-Rufai appoints running mate, Hadiza Balarabe, as Senior Adviser/Counsellor

Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has appointed Hadiza Balarabe, his running-mate for the 2019 governorship election, as his new senior adviser/counsellor. Samuel Aruwan, the Senior...

BREAKING: El-Rufai picks Muslim woman, Hadiza Balarabe, as running mate

Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has announced the selection of a Muslim woman, Hadiza Balarabe, as his running mate for the 2019 general election. A...

Kaduna relaxes curfew as normalcy returns

The Kaduna state government has further relaxed night – time curfew in Kaduna metropolis and environs following the gradual return of normalcy. In a statement...

El-Rufai reimposes 24-hour curfew again

The Kaduna State Government on Friday reinstated the 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis and environs, as well as Kasuwan Magani, Kajuru, Kateri and Kachia. Mr...

JUST IN: El-Rufai relaxes curfew in parts of Kaduna metropolis

The Kaduna State Government has selectively varied the 24-hour curfew declared on Sunday in Kaduna metropolis and other parts of the state with immediate...

Why I declared 24-hour curfew in Kaduna, by El-Rufai

The Kaduna State Government on Sunday said the imposition of a 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis and environs was a preemptive measure to avert...

Ongoing teachers’ strike will not stop education reform – El-Rufai

Kaduna State Government on Tuesday said the ongoing strike by the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) in the state would not stop its education...

El-Rufai condemns attack on Shehu Sani, Hunkuyi, others

The Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai has condemned the attack on factional APC leaders at the state NUJ secretariat on Sunday, saying that nobody...

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