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Kano residents ‘kill’ suspected masterminds of Emir’s palace bombing

It is unclear if the latest attack was targeted at the Emir of Kano. UPDATE 2: Residents of Kano city apprehended and killed three suspected bombers who set off an Improvised Explosive Device, IED, near a Mosque very close to the palace of the Emir of Kano, Ado Bayero, witnesses…

Messi buys over noisy neighbours’ house

Messi’s neighbours terrorised him with noise until he succumbed and bought their house. Lionel Messi, Barcelona Football Club’s goal scoring genius has bought over his neighbours’ house after they plagued him with noise. Messi’s neighbours in the exclusive Castelldefels suburb of Barcelona were remodelling it, but ran out of money…

Sadiq Sani and wife

My marriage will not stop me from acting, Kannywood star, Sadiq Sani, says

Sadiq Sani married the younger sister of Governor Shema of Katsina. (more…)

Ali Nuhu becomes Samsung Ambassador

The popular Kannywood actor is the Hausa movie actor of the year. (more…)

Yakowa’s wife, others in contention for Kaduna deputy governor’s seat

Mrs. Yakowa contends with three others for the post of deputy governor in Kaduna State. (more…)

Dan Ibro, Mr. Ibu feature in new Kannywood movie

The two Nigerian actors collaborate in new Kannywood movie. (more…)

Robbers Car Abuja KAduna road

Robbers lay siege on Jere, Abuja – Kaduna Road

There was no police presence which the robbers disposed their victims of property. Armed robbers on Friday evening laid siege at Jere, along the Abuja-Kaduna Road, robbing travelers of their possessions. [caption id="attachment_122680" align="alignright" width="261"] She was robbed[/caption] A witness said the robbers stopped vehicles and robbed the occupants’ one…

Emir of Kano returns to Nigeria

The traditional ruler of Kano, Northern Nigeria, escaped an assassination attempt. The Emir of Kano, Ado Bayero, has returned to his throne in Kano, after medical treatments in London, following a failed assassination attempt. The Emir arrived Aminu Kano International Airport onboard a Nigerian Presidential jet at about 6:45 p.m.…

Okada riders used to illustrate the story.

Security beefed up in Kano ahead of planned protest by commercial motorcyclists

The Kano State Government has deployed security officials to the city ahead of the planned protest by commercial motorcyclists popularly known as ‘Achaba Riders’ after Friday prayers. The Achaba Riders are protesting against the temporary ban on motorcycles for commercial purposes in Kano. The state government announced the ban on…


7-month-old baby killed by gunmen during attack on police officers buried in Kaduna

The cost of growing insecurity in Nigeria includes a seven month old baby in Kaduna. (more…)


Gunmen kill two police officers in Kaduna

 Police have become the target of attacks by terrorists. (more…)

Some NYSC members killed in Bauchi were PDP’s IT consultants- CPC spokesman, Fasakin

Fasakin talks about the death of corps members in the 2011 post election violence. (more…)

JTF says no death, injury in Kano explosion

An explosion has been reported at Ramin Gangare near a famous drinking parlour at Badawa area of Kano. The explosion occurred around 7 p.m. on Sunday. The explosion occurred less that 48 hours after two other explosions in the ancient city The JTF spokesman, Capt. Ikedichi Iweha, confirmed the incident,…

Explosions target MTN, Airtel in Kano

The Kano explosions targeted the GSM operators. (more…)

We need to execute some corrupt people for Nigeria to progress- CPC spokesperson, Fashakin

Mr. Fashakin of the CPC said it is time to execute some Nigerians for national progress. (more…)

Authorities seal Abuja popular mall over filth

The traders resisted the closure of the mall. (more…)

Yakowa’s wife, others in contention for Kaduna deputy governor’s seat

Mrs. Yakowa contends with three others for the post of deputy governor in Kaduna State. (more…)

Obasanjo, Jega corrupted Ghana’s electoral process- CPC spokesperson, Fashakin

The CPC spokesman, Mr. Fashakin, said Messrs. Obasanjo and Jega contributed to the crisis in Ghanaian elections. (more…)

Kaduna residents lament search, harassment by soldiers after Jaji bombings

Kaduna residents are forced to go through rigorous security drills following Jaji military church attack. (more…)

One feared killed in Kano religious crisis; church, shops destroyed

Normalcy has returned to the town. (more…)


Uneasy calm in Kaduna after suicide bomb attack

The tales of the victims of the blast are cheerless. (more…)

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

Kaduna on edge as reprisal attack fears loom

The Christian youth attempted to avenge the suicide bombing attack in Kaduna State. (more…)

Suicide bomber injures many in Kaduna Church explosion

The bomber has been confirmed dead. (more…)

Uni Abuja VC James Adelabu face

Don’t blame me for UNIABUJA decay, says Vice Chancellor

The Vice Chancellor of the University of  Abuja says the panel that presented a damning report on his administration was unfair. (more…)

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

One killed, two injured in Kaduna street shooting

A shooting incident occurred Saturday evening in Kaduna reportedly causing the death of one person. The incident, which occurred at about 8:45 p.m., had three men on a motorcycle shooting sporadically along Ghana road junction, Malali, in Kaduna metropolis. Eye witnesses say a motorcycle rider was killed, and two other people…