Kaduna State: No going back on sacked teachers – El-Rufai

Kaduna State: No going back on sacked teachers – El-Rufai

Governor Nasir El-Rufai has reaffirmed his resolve to upgrade the quality of education in the state; saying, there is no going back on education sector reforms in the state. He said he stands firmly by the long-term interests of the 2 million pupils in public primary schools, and would not be derailed by the agitation […]

Police arrest 30, 40 yrs old men for raping 7-year-old girl

Police arrest 30, 40 yrs old men for raping 7-year-old girl

Two men have been arrested by Kaduna State police command for allegedly raping a 7 year old girl in the state. The suspects are of the age 30 and 40 year old. The incident occurred at the girls resident along Charanchi road by Kasuwar Bacci in Tudun Wada a suburb of the state metropolis on […]

We’re not afraid of restructuring – Northern leaders

We’re not afraid of restructuring – Northern leaders

Northern leaders comprising political and religious leaders, eggheads in the academia and the traditional institutions met in Kaduna yesterday to start the process for adopting a common position, insisting the north is not afraid of restructuring. The point formed the conclusion for most of the speakers at the opening of the two-day conference on ‘The […]

EFCC recovers N227m in Kaduna zonal office

EFCC recovers N227m in Kaduna zonal office

The Kaduna zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said on Wednesday that it has recovered over N227m during its operations in the zone. The amount, the anti-graft agency said was for the period of seven months of its operations in the zonal office which was recently inaugurated in Kaduna State. According to […]

APC thugs attack NUG office in Kaduna, beat journalist, party members

APC thugs attack NUG office in Kaduna, beat journalist, party members

The secretariat of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, Kaduna State Council was attacked by political thugs on Sunday. They injured journalists, vandalised properties and disrupted a press briefing by some All Progressives Congress’ chieftains in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria reported that the thugs overpowered policemen at the entrance to the NUJ secretariat where senators […]

Raid on my home a set-up – Namadi Sambo

Former vice president, Namadi Sambo, said yesterday that there are plans by security agents to set him up.

Raid on my home a set-up – Namadi Sambo

By Andrew Agbese, Kaduna Former vice president, Namadi Sambo, said yesterday that there are plans by security agents to set him up. Sambo, who was reacting to the recent raid on his home, said the frequency “exposes plans to plant incriminating items in the house”. The house of the former vice president in Kaduna was […]

Between El-Rufai’s Lies and the “Restructuralists”’ Realism

In an interview granted Channels Television recently, El Rufai in his usual manner sounded rash, brash, saucy, arrogant, insolent and illogical while answering questions on the groundswell of agitations for a restructured Nigeria that has gained currency in our polity recently.

Between El-Rufai’s Lies and the “Restructuralists”’ Realism

By Jude Ndukwe In an interview granted Channels Television recently, El Rufai in his usual manner sounded rash, brash, saucy, arrogant, insolent and illogical while answering questions on the groundswell of agitations for a restructured Nigeria that has gained currency in our polity recently. He went on to arrogate to himself possession of the alpha-knowledge […]

Chaos as Nigerian police murder student in cold blood

The Nigerian police has been accused once again of killing a 300l (HND1) student of the department of mineral resources, Kaduna polytechnic, Kaduna named Benjamin Wankaa Dede who was until his death on the 25th of June 2017 was also a part time event host mc(master of ceremony.

Chaos as Nigerian police murder student in cold blood

By Vanessa Enofe The Nigerian police have been accused once again of killing a 300l (HND1) student of the department of mineral resources, Kaduna polytechnic, Kaduna named Benjamin Wankaa Dede who was until his death on the 25th of June 2017 a part time event host mc(master of ceremony) According reports reaching us the student […]