Atiku’s mother was from Jigawa, Centenarian, Dutse Emirate official say
He says Atiku Abubakar’s father met her in the village and later took her to Adamawa where their son was born.
Man, 55, remanded over alleged rape of 12-year-old stepdaughter
The defendant pleaded not guilty to the charge.
Zamfara: Six bandits killed, 18 informants including village head arrested – Official
The operations in which the bandits were killed took place on Saturday.
Killing of Briton in Kaduna symptom of ‘failing nation’ — Shehu Sani
The senator says the North has lost its peace and its freedom under the reign of kidnappers and bandits.
Police kick as Kaduna community residents protest kidnap of five people
Five people were reportedly kidnapped in the community early on Sunday.
Kaduna residents protest incessant kidnappings (PHOTOS)
The residents of Nariya and Kanama communities in Kaduna blocked the Nnamdi Azikwe Expressway during the protest.
Gov Yari condemns criticism of NAF, says villagers killed in Zamfara air strike are bandits
“As far as I am concerned and as the head of government in the state, l haven’t seen anything wrong done by the air force.”
Female ‘expatriate’, two others killed in troubled Kaduna town
Three people were kidnapped after a party in the town.
Over four million Kano indigenes are jobless, says University Official
Aliko Dangote advised the federal government to review its policies on agriculture and industries to provide enabling environment for job creation.
Nigerian Air Force investigates alleged killing of innocents in Zamfara
Community leaders in Zamfara had accused the air force of killing innocent people during its air raids.
Troops kill seven bandits, arrest informants in Zamfara — Official
The soldiers also retrieved weapons the bandits.
Emir Sanusi appoints leader of Chinese community in Kano
The appointment followed an increase in the number of Chinese businessmen who engage in different forms of businesses in Kano.
Zamfara Killings: LG vice chairman arrested for allegedly aiding bandits
The acting information officer also alleged that the suspect aided “the release of a notorious gun runner.”
UPDATED: One killed, many injured as gunmen attack Jigawa community
Victims whose injuries were severe were referred to Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital in Kano.
Insecurity: Zamfara spends N35bn on logistics, assistance to victims
The government says Aisha Buhari also donated relief materials to the victims of the attacks.
El-Rufai asks political appointees to resign by April 30
Each notice of resignation must be submitted along with a handover note, signed by the political appointee.
43 political parties to participate in Zamfara Council poll
The LG election holds on April 27.
LG election to hold in Zamfara April 27 despite security challenges – Gov Yari
The tenure the 14 council chairmen expired on January 2 but was extended to May 2 by the State House of Assembly.