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Uba Sani

El-Rufai’s adviser speaks on allegation he sponsored attack on senator

The political adviser to Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, Uba Sani, has denied sponsoring one Abdullahi Adamu and his gang to attack Kaduna Central senator, Shehu Sani’s residence in Kaduna. According to a report by the Guardian Newspapers, Mr Adamu, 22, was arraigned before the Chief Magistrate’s Court in…

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna LG Primaries: I have no preferred candidate — El-Rufai

The Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has called on all APC delegates to be law-abiding in the local government election primaries holding today (Saturday) in Kaduna. Mr. El-Rufai, who said he had no preferred candidate, cautioned government officials not to force any candidate on the delegates. The APC in Kaduna…

VIDEO: How Buhari received #Dapchi schoolgirls


Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

El-Rufai orders probe of Kaduna Church attack

The Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai has cautioned residents of the state to desist from taking laws into their hands. Mr. El-Rufai gave the warning while condemning the burning of a church and police post by a mob at Narayi area of Kaduna state. The mob accused the pastor of…

Vox-Pop: How informed are Abuja Residents about Lassa fever?

[youtube] From January 1 to March 4, 2018, 1121 suspected cases have been recorded out of which 353 are confirmed positive, eight probable, 723 negative (not a case) and 37 are awaiting laboratory results (pending).

VIDEO: Dapchi residents jubilate, praise Boko Haram

In a video seen by PREMIUM TIMES, persons believed to be residents of Dapchi, Yobe State, jubilated with Boko Haram insurgents. The video is believed to have been taken when the latter brought back kidnapped Dapchi secondary school girls in the early hours of Wednesday. The amateur video showed how…

Dino Melaye

VIDEO: Dino releases new song against Yahaya Bello


Kannywood actress, Rahama Sadau, honoured in U.S

Kannywood actress, Rahama Sadau, has been honoured by the Women Illuminated Film Festival paralleled to the United Nation’s 62nd Annual Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), in New York. The inaugural festival, highlighted works of women filmmakers, Features, documentaries. Rahama who was honoured as a ‘shining light’ of the…

Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

El-Rufai directs security beef-up along Kaduna-Plateau border

Security agencies in Kaduna State have been directed to work with their counterparts in Plateau State to contain the crisis along the border between the two states. The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, gave the directive on Tuesday. Mr. El-Rufai made this known in a statement signed by his spokesperson,…

Prominent Islamic cleric criticises wedding of Ganduje’s daughter to Ajimobi’s son

A prominent Kaduna-based Islamic preacher, Ahmed Gumi, has described the glamorous wedding of Fatima Ganduje and Idris Ajimobi, children of two Nigerian governors, as a disgrace to Islam and parenting in northern Nigeria. Mr. Gumi also warned the people of Kano to be cautious of what he called the "wrath…

VIDEO: We shouldn’t give women too much opportunity – Nigerian lawmaker


AUDIO: What Buhari actually said in Taraba about Mambilla, Benue killings


AUDIO: What Buhari actually said in Taraba about Mambilla, Benue killings

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said that the number of persons killed in herdsmen and farmers clashes and other violent attacks in Mambilla Plateau, Sardauna Local Government Area of Taraba State, and Zamfara combined were more than those who lost their lives in Benue State. Speaking in Jalingo during a…

VIDEO: Hauwa Leman Heart Wrenching Abduction at Rann, Borno

VIDEO: Boko Haram contacted me over abducted #Dapchi girls – Aisha Wakil

Kannywood make-up artist produces first movie

Multi-talented Kannywood make-up artist, Mansur ‘Makeup’, has commenced shooting and production of his first movie in the industry. Mansur had told PREMIUM TIMES of his plan to venture in to film production. “I have always wanted to produce a movie, but I also want to be good in my work.…

Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

El-Rufai, Police speak on Kaduna mayhem

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has directed the arrest and prosecution of all persons responsible for Monday's mayhem which occurred in Kasuwan Magani in Kajuru local government area. The government said that security agencies must, ''investigate the incident, arrest and make available for prosecution the perpetrators.'' There was pandemonium…


VIDEO: What Buhari told freed lecturers, policewomen


KANNYWOOD: Fati SU dazzles fans with enthralling pictures on Instagram

Kannywood actress, Fati SU, has flooded her Instagram page with captivating pictures tagging them the 2018 faces of Fati. It has been a show of style among the actors and actress of Kannywood since January 2018 as they flood their Instagram pages with new photos. Adam Zango, Rahama Sadau, Nafeesat…

Senator Shehu Sani

VIDEO: 70 per cent of Nigeria’s foreign missions are under funded – Senator Sani


Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna initiates Fellows Programme to empower youth

The Kaduna State Government said it will begin the Kashim Ibrahim Fellows Programme in June 2018. The inaugural class of the fellowship will resume in June 2018 for a year-long period of work and study intended to help build leadership ability in promising young people, aged between 25 and 35…

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai

El-Rufai responds to APC faction’s query

The governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai, has responded to a query issued to him, Friday, by a faction of the All Progressive Congress in the state, describing it as a "sham and laughable". The Shuaibu Inuwa Wada-led Kaduna state factional APC, had issued a query to the governor and…

VIDEO: Workers protest as NHIS Executive Secretary Yusuf resumes


Adam Zango, Ali Nuhu reconcile after months of acrimony

Kannywood most celebrated actors, Adam Zango and Ali Nuhu, have finally reconciled after a spat that began in 2017. The altercation between the two was like a melting ice moment that almost fractured the entire industry. Zango and Nuhu initially fell apart over a scandal involving Rahama Sadau in February…


How we are addressing petrol scarcity – Kaduna governor

The Kaduna State Government has warned petroleum products marketers against the diversion of the products to the black market, an act that has worsened scarcity of the product in the state. The state government stated this shortly after the state executive council meeting in Kaduna on Monday. The government also…