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Residents flouting the NCDC rules on curbing the spread of COVID-19 in Kaduna

COVID-19: How Kaduna residents defy COVID-19 orders amid increased cases

On June 9, the Kaduna State government relaxed restrictions imposed on the state to curtail the spread of COVID-19, a deadly respiratory ailment. In a state-wide broadcast, the state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, announced the re-opening of places of worship and many other businesses. However, the relaxation followed laid down guidelines…

VIDEO: Why we visited Buhari – Bagudu

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met a delegation led by the newly appointed caretaker chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Mala Buni. [youtube]

Kannywood Singer, Nura Inuwa

KANNYWOOD: How my song saved young woman from suicide – Nura Inuwa

Kannywood multi-skilled entertainer and artist, Nura Inuwa, has revealed how his song, 'Ga Wuri Ga Waina' persuaded a young woman against committing suicide. Inuwa said he was elated when he was told that the woman, whose name he would not mention, stopped her plan to kill herself after listening to…

Nura Inuwa - Kannywood Singer

KANNYWOOD: How my song stopped a suicide attempt – Nura Inuwa

Kannywood entertainer, Nura Inuwa, has explained how his song, 'Ga Wuri Ga Waina', stopped a youngster from committing suicide. Inuwa said he was excited when the said young woman, whose name he did not disclose, "said after listening to the song, she desisted from going ahead with her suicide plans."…

President @MBuhari receives Senate President, Senator @DrAhmadLawan this afternoon at the State House, Abuja.

VIDEO: Stability of APC is the stability of Nigeria – Lawan

" I believe that we have to deal with these challenges, this is the ruling party of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, with the president, with the control of the National Assembly, with more governors than any other political party, the situation should not, must not be allowed to degenerate…

VIDEO: What I discussed with Buhari on insecurity – Lawan

Senate President Ahmad Lawan, on Sunday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari over the worsening security situation across the country and the crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Lawan briefed State House journalists after the meeting with the president at the State House in Abuja. He said he briefed…

Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna relaxes restrictions, allows reopening of worship centres

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has announced the relaxation of restrictions on business activities and intra-state travels. Places of worships are also allowed to open for worshipers only for Fridays, for Juma'at prayers and Sundays for Church services. According to Mr El-Rufai, "schools and markets are not included, they…

Lieutenant-General, Tukur Buratai - CAS

VIDEO: What I discussed with Buhari – Buratai

Nigeria is achieving "tremendous successes' in its fight against Boko Haram and the morale of troops is very high, army chief Tukur Buratai said Monday. Mr Buratai addressed journalists at the State House, Abuja, after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari whom he said he briefed on the security situation in…

Hamisu Breaker

Artiste speaks on controversy over ‘dance for husband’ song

Nigerians were pleasantly surprised how a song caused ripples in many homes across the northern part of the country amidst the lockdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic. It was dancing and revelry sessions for many couples as wives danced while their husbands watched in many homes. It started with a…

Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai

COVID-19: Kaduna govt extends restrictions by two weeks

The Kaduna State Government has extended the restriction order imposed in the state by another two weeks. A three-week order was declared by the state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, in the first week of May. The quarantine order ends on Tuesday, May 26. Deputy Governor Hadiza Balarabe made the new announcement…

KANNYWOOD: Why I stopped kissing, hugging in Nigerian films – Ali Nuhu

Kannywood actor, Ali Nuhu, has given reasons why he stopped kissing and hugging in Nigerian movies. In an interview with BBC Hausa on Thursday, Mr Nuhu said he stopped kissing and hugging in films because Islam forbids that. “I come from the North, and I'm a Muslim. My culture and…

Kaduna PDP suspends Hunkuyi, six others from party

The Kaduna State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has suspended a former senator, Suleiman Hunkuyi, from the party. Mr Hunkuyi and another former senator, Shehu Sani, left the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) due to unresolvable conflicts with Governor Nasir El-Rufai in the build-up to the 2019 general…

Adam Zango in Studio

Kannywood singer releases new song for ‘coronavirus’

Kannywood actor and singer, Adam Zango, has released a new song title 'coronavirus.' The singer, who released the song on his Instagram page last Tuesday, caught the attention of many of his followers and especially northern folks. The four minutes combination of Hausa and English lyrics was full of prayers…

COVID-19: Kaduna refuses entry to trailers conveying passengers from Kano

Several haulage vehicles loaded with passengers from Kano were on Monday turned back at the state's boundary with Kaduna. The development occurred at Sabon Gida village in Ikara Local Government Area of Kaduna, which shares boundaries with Kiru Local Government Area of Kano State. The Kaduna State Commissioner of Internal…

Governor Nasir El-Rufai

After renewed communal violence, Kaduna govt warns against reprisal attacks

The Kaduna State Government has warned the people against resorting to self-help in settling communal disputes. The state's Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, gave this warning on Sunday at Kajuru during a meeting between the government, security officials and local leaders over renewed violence in the…

Chikwe at Presidential villa

VIDEO: COVID-19: We want to bring the test closer to every state – Ihekweazu


Ehinare Osagie

VIDEO: The recommendations we gave president Buhari – Minister of Health


How we are coping with challenges of coronavirus pandemic- Kannywood Stars

Kannywood Adam Zango has said that players in the Hausa film industry are at a crossroad because of the coronavirus pandemic. Zango, who spoke to BBC Hausa on Thursday, said the industry just like others, is not thriving any longer, "as everything has stopped for every player of the industry."…

Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai

I am still COVID-19 positive, El-Rufai speaks from isolation

The Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has said that he is still in isolation after testing positive for coronavirus in March. Mr El-Rufai who wrote on his twitter handle @elrufai said all stories announcing that he has been cleared of COVID-19 are lies. “Earlier Wednesday 10 am-2 pm, I took…

Yemi Osinbajo

VIDEO: What I discussed with Buhari – Osinbajo


Boss Mustapha

VIDEO: COVID-19: Nigeria is winning the war – Boss Mustapha


List of deceased Nigerians in the Diaspora

COVID-19: List of deceased Nigerians in the Diaspora

1. Dr Alfa Sa'adu, UK 2. Ms Carol Jamabo UK. 3. Dr Kole Abayomi (SAN) UK 4. Bode Ajanlekoko UK. 5. Adeola Onasanya, UK 6. Ugochukwu Erondu, UK 7. Mrs Mmaete Greg UK. 8. Bassey Offiong, USA 9. Hajia Laila Abubakar Ali, USA 10. Akeem Adagun , UK 11. Apostle…

Zulum and Buhari

VIDEO: What I discussed with Buhari – Babagana Zulum

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State at the State House, Abuja. Mr Zulum, who spoke to State House Correspondents after the meeting, said he was in the state House to brief the president on the recent military action against Boko Haram by Chadian…

Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai

Coronavirus: Travellers passing through Kaduna will be quarantined 14 days- Official

The Kaduna State Government has said travellers passing through the state would be quarantined for 14 days in an isolation facility. The notice was issued at the end of the weekly meeting of the state committee on COVID-19. According to a statement signed by the commissioner of homeland affairs, Samuel…

Film Seller

KANNYWOOD: It will take Kannywood years to get back on its feet – Hassana Dalhat

Kannywood film marketer and promoter, Hassana Dalhat, has said that the Hausa film industry will remain challenged for a very long time before any miracle to get it back on its feet happens. She said this is especially in terms of generating revenue for itself. In an interview with PREMIUM…