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Governor Abubakar Sani Bello. [Photo credit: Daily Post]

Gov. Bello of Niger presents N128.10 billion budget for 2018

Nearly 60 per cent of the budget will be used for capital spending.

Teachers at the National Industrial Court in Kaduna on Thursday. Credit: Garba Muhammad.

Court halts sack of over 20,000 Kaduna teachers

Hundreds of teachers filled up the court room Thursday as the court handed down the order.

Abdulmumin Jibrin

Constituents express mixed feelings over prolonged suspension of lawmaker

The House suspended Mr. Jibrin for 180 legislative days September last year but is still unable to resume.

Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari [Photo: The Guardian Nigeria]

Township roads: Zamfara govt. pays N100 million compensation to land owners

The lands, houses and shops were acquired for expansion of township roads.

Nigerian police in Borno

Police arrest 41 armed robbery suspects, recover 12 guns in Kebbi

The suspects were charged to court and remanded in prison custody.


El-Rufai signs Kaduna’s N216 billion 2018 budget

‎About a quarter of the budget is to be spent on Education, Health and Social Development. ‎

Pregnant woman

100 women died from pregnancy complications in Zamfara in 2016 – Consultant

The consultant works at the Federal Medical Centre, Gusau.

Kano State House of Assembly. [Photo Credit: Channels TV]

Kano Assembly approves amendment of 1999 Constitution

The alterations include financial autonomy for States’ House of Assembly, the removal of force from the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) and the provision of an independent candidacy

Health workers vaccinating children against measles during the 2017 measles vaccination campaign in Kano state (Photo by Nike Adebowale)

FEATURE: How Kano successfully immunised 2.6 million children against measles

The six-day exercise began on November 12 across the 44 LGAs of the state.


500 NYSC members obtain loans for businesses – Coordinator

A 10-day training was held for the corps members.

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal immunising a child

Sokoto commences measles campaign, targets one million children

The vaccines will be administered in two phases.

Ibrahim Wakkala, Deputy Governor, Zamfara State

Deputy Governor to sponsor mass wedding for 100 widows, divorcees

Emir urges wealthy individuals to emulate the politician.

Aminu Kano Airport. [Photo credit: thepost]

Passengers stranded for second day at Kano Airport

Flights in and out of the airport have been cancelled due to bad weather.

Chairman, PDP Caretaker Committee, Sen Ahmed Makarfi, speaking to party faithful, at the PDP Secretariat after the supreme court upheld his position as the authentic leader of the party in Abuja on Wednesday (12/7/17). With him are Gov. Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State (L) and former Special Adviser to the President on Inter-party Affairs, Sen Ben Obi 
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PDP convention: Crisis rocks North-west caucus over imposition of candidates

The elective convention will take place on Saturday.

ABU Zaria

CBN inaugurates N6 billion business school in ABU

“The Centre of Excellence Project in ABU was conceived in April 2009 and awarded in October 2009.”


Zamfara Police arrest 15 suspects, recover arms, 151 cows

“We also arrested five suspects for stealing electrical and infrastructure equipment.”

Pic 10 PMB Visits KANO

Buhari commissions two projects in Kano, visits Daura

The president travels to his hometown by road, accompanied by governors.

From left: Senator Representing Kano South, Sen Kabiru Gaya; Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido II and  Gov Abdullahi Ganduji of Kano welcomig President Muhammadu Buhari  at the Aminu Kano International Airport during the President's 2-Day Visit  to Kano on Wednesday (6/12/17)
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Corruption more difficult to fight than insurgency — Buhari

He says corrupt Nigerians have enormous power.

Police on patrol [Photo: Beegeagle's Blog]

Police arrest woman over attempt to sell twins at N350,000 in Katsina

The twins are baby girls and less than two months old


Buhari sets 500 prisons inmates free in Kano

The president also gave president also gave the inmates an undisclosed amount of money to transport themselves to their respective homes

Fire incident used to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: The Nation]

Kaduna market fire destroys 700 shops, affects 30,000 youth – Chairman

“The committee will also determine the actual cause of the fire and how to avoid future occurrence.”

Zamfara State Governor, Abdul’aziz Yari. [Photo credit: Daily Post]

Zamfara governor proposes N130.7 billion budget for 2018

Gov. Yari assigns 35.5 per cent for recurrent expenditure.