Tuesday, April 15, 2014
No more dedicated electricity lines for Kano private residence – Official

No more dedicated electricity lines for Kano private residence – Official

April 14, 2014

“The company has decided that only industrial customers will be given dedicated lines for businesses.”…... read more

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Rumoured guinea worm disease reported in Kano

Rumoured guinea worm disease reported in Kano

April 14, 2014

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter tries to comfort 6-year-old Ruhama Issah at Savelugu Hospital as a Carter Center technical assistant dresses Issah’s extremely painful Guinea... read more

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Only 500,000 people pay tax in Kaduna, says Accountant General

Only 500,000 people pay tax in Kaduna, says Accountant General

April 14, 2014

“Many recognised offices will soon be closed down over (alleged) tax evasion,” the commissioner said.…... read more

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Kano spends N100 billion on roads in three years- Commissioner

Kano spends N100 billion on roads in three years- Commissioner

April 11, 2014

Kano State Governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso “Some of the roads have been completed while others are still ongoing and will be completed before the end of... read more

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Rights group demands release of two detained Sokoto APC members

Rights group demands release of two detained Sokoto APC members

April 11, 2014

The suspects have been detained in Abuja for about a month.…... read more

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North West Nigeria benefitted most from Jonathan’s educational interventions – Wike

North West Nigeria benefitted most from Jonathan’s educational interventions – Wike

April 11, 2014

“We have seen … that tremendous growth in terms of infrastructural development has been witnessed in the North West zone.”…... read more

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Zamfara attack: Government gives N300,000 each to families of dead victims

Zamfara attack: Government gives N300,000 each to families of dead victims

April 10, 2014

The government would give N100,000 for each cow killed, and N25,000 for every goat, sheep or ram lost. The Zamfara State Government has donated N12... read more

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2 suspects of Kano wedding party tragedy arrested in Bauchi

April 9, 2014

“The suspects have already been transferred to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) for discreet investigation.”…... read more

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Ogun APC crisis: Ward congresses suspended indefinitely

Ogun APC crisis: Ward congresses suspended indefinitely

April 8, 2014

Two factions of the party held parallel congresses and produced two different executives in all 235 wards across the state. The Congress Committee of All... read more

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Lawyers to boycott courts in Katsina

Lawyers to boycott courts in Katsina

April 8, 2014

“Due to the injustice to one of our members, all lawyers in Katsina state are hereby enjoined to boycott courts on Wednesday”.…... read more

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Yobe governor won’t decamp to PDP – Speaker

Yobe governor won’t decamp to PDP – Speaker

April 8, 2014

The state governor is already the APC consensus candidate for the 2015 governorship elections.…... read more

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Kano youth burn red caps in support of Shekarau

Kano youth burn red caps in support of Shekarau

April 5, 2014

The youths say they are disappointed in Kwankwaso.…... read more

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Private owners take over Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company in August – Official

Private owners take over Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company in August – Official

April 4, 2014

“Only seven of the projects have been fully completed, while others are at various stage of completion.…... read more

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Kaduna offers automatic C of O to land owners

Kaduna offers automatic C of O to land owners

April 4, 2014

“The SLTR will allow owners of properties to have formal property rights by receiving certificates of occupancy quickly and cheaply”.…... read more

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Katsina approves N100 million for victims of attack in 3 local governments

Katsina approves N100 million for victims of attack in 3 local governments

April 3, 2014

Ibrahim Shema, Katsina State Governor “The head of service also announced that government had approved monthly allowance for 1,821 Imams of Friday Mosques, but did... read more

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Kaduna government imposes 24-hour curfew on Kafanchan

Kaduna government imposes 24-hour curfew on Kafanchan

April 2, 2014

Some herdsmen were arrested with arms in the area. The Kaduna State Government has announced the imposition of a 24-hour curfew on Kafanchan, Jema’a Local... read more

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Kebbi Governor signs N151 billion Appropriation Bill to law

Kebbi Governor signs N151 billion Appropriation Bill to law

April 2, 2014

Saidu Dakingari, Kebbi State governor The 2014 budget was increased from N131 billion to N151 billion.…... read more

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Snake disrupts NYSC passing-out parade in Zamfara

Snake disrupts NYSC passing-out parade in Zamfara

April 1, 2014

The snake tried to make its way to the platform where special guests at the occasion were seated. A snake on Tuesday disrupted the passing-out... read more

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Snake disrupts NYSC passing-out parade in Zamfara

Snake disrupts NYSC passing-out parade in Zamfara

April 1, 2014

The snake tried to make its way to the platform where special guests at the occasion were seated. A snake on Tuesday disrupted the passing-out... read more

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Police arrest 2 over Kano wedding party tragedy

Police arrest 2 over Kano wedding party tragedy

April 1, 2014

The police said only two people died after consuming the local drink.…... read more

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6 feared dead after consuming local beverage at wedding ceremony

6 feared dead after consuming local beverage at wedding ceremony

March 31, 2014

The deceased persons drank Zakami, a local beverage, at a Kano wedding and died afterwards.…... read more

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Police arrest village head, 43 others for rail track vandalism

Police arrest village head, 43 others for rail track vandalism

March 26, 2014

Abuja rail under construction The police also arrested three suspected armed robbers on Abuja-Kaduna highway on March 21. The Police in Kaduna State on Wednesday... read more

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Governor Lamido signs Jigawa’s 2014 Appropriation Bill into law

Governor Lamido signs Jigawa’s 2014 Appropriation Bill into law

March 26, 2014

Jigawa Governor, Sule Lamido  The governor said that the state has recorded 85 per cent budget implementation since he assumed office in 2007.…... read more

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Police foil planned attack by gunmen on Kebbi College

Police foil planned attack by gunmen on Kebbi College

March 24, 2014

Saidu Dakingari, Kebbi State governor The police said normalcy had returned to the institution.…... read more

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Kano commissioner’s fraud trial fixed for Thursday

Kano commissioner’s fraud trial fixed for Thursday

March 24, 2014

Gaya, a serving commissioner, allegedly forged a land title document.…... read more

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