Nurse sues SSS over illegal detention, demands N10m compensation
The Chief Nursing Officer and Head of Department of the Main Theatre at Barau Dikko General Hospital, says the SSS breached my fundamental human right.
Intending pilgrims in Gombe cautioned against abortion
Hajiya Larai Ari, a member of the Amirul Hajj in Gombe State, has cautioned pregnant women not to abort their pregnancies in their bid to perform the hajj. Ms. Ari made the call in Bajoga in the Funakaye Local Government Area of the state during the team’s tour of Dukku, Nafada and Funakaye. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the State […]
Flood kills 13 persons, destroys 36,000 houses in Jigawa
The past months in Nigeria have witnessed floods that have caused great pains across the country.
Flood displaces 11,500 people in Kano, Jigawa – NEMA
Over 10 thousand of the victims were displaced in Kano.
Power outage paralyzes socio-economic activities in Daura
For over 2 weeks, residents of Daura, Sandamu, Mai’adua and Zango towns in Katsina state have been in darkness.
PHCN to publish debtors’ names in national dailies
PHCN will not hesitate to drag its debtors to the press.
Police arrest 200 suspected thugs in Zamfara
The Police Command in Zamfara said on Friday that it had arrested 200 suspected thugs, known as “sara suka”. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Usman Hassan, told the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN), that the thugs were arrested in Gusau and its environs. He said the police acted on information it received from the public to raid criminal hideouts. “It was […]
Lead poisoning : Zamfara bans processing of gold ore in residential areas
Zamfara state will prosecute artisanal miners who carry out operations in residential areas.
Kano Police dismisses killer-sergeant
The Kano State Police Command has dismissed a policeman who shot dead a 12-year-old boy on Sallah eve in Kano. The Deputy Public Relations Officer of the command, ASP Magaji Majiya, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Monday. He said Sgt. Laminu Adamu was found guilty of the […]
Nigeria Railway Corporation to commence full services on Lagos-Kano line
The Nigerian Railway Corporation says it has rehabilitated 117 engines and coaches.
Eight persons injured, 100 houses,146 farms destroyed by flood
A second incidence of flood has wrecked Katsina State in less than four days.
Police arraign herdsman for allegedly stealing Gov Shema’s cows
Herdsman stood trial for stealing the governor of Katsina state, Ibrahim Shema’s cow
Oil Discovery: Sokoto State to make presentation to FG, says Wamakko
Sokoto state says it is making preparations on how to exploit oil deposits discovered in the state
Sokoto to explore crude oil deposits, says Gov. Wamakko
Governor Aliyu Wamakko of Sokoto State, said the state government had concluded plans to explore its abundant crude oil deposits . Mr. Wamakko stated this on Monday in Sokoto while receiving the Sultan of Sokoto, AlhajiSa’ad Abubakar III, who paid him Sallah homage “We will soon write the Federal Government on the issue with a view […]
Ramadan: Sultan asks Muslims to look out for new moon Friday
Muslims may conclude their fast on Friday or Saturday