North West

Permanent Voter Cards

INEC to suspend Voters Registration in Zamfara August

The commission says collection of PVCs will continue until a week to the commencement of the elections on February 16

Residents gathered at the Dutse Municipal Council Hall

UPDATED: Council chairman, mobbed by constituents, suspended by State Assembly

Mr Yar’gaba was on Monday lynched by residents of his local government.

Motorcycles used to illustrate the tory.

Police renew restriction of movement of motorcycles in Zamfara

All motorcycle riders/owners are advised to abide by this order.

Residents gathered at the Dutse Municipal Council Hall

Why I was beaten by my constituents – Local Govt Chairman

A recently approved fund for ‘polling units development’ is already mired in allegations of corruption.


NLC pickets MTN Kano office

The organised labour accuses the telecom operator of exploitation of workers

Poorly treated workers shut down Radio Nigeria

Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) is under the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture.

Residents gathered at the Dutse Municipal Council Hall

Irate residents beat local govt chairman, hold him hostage

The residents accuse the council chairman of fraud.

Buhari campaigning

2019: APC inaugurates Buhari campaign volunteers in North-west

The volunteers are drawn from the 186 local government areas in the zone.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Zamfara Killings: Police arrest 11 suspects

About 41 corpses were found in Zamfara last week.

Insecurity: North-West governors absent as region’s leaders meet in Kaduna

Governor Masari of Katsina expresses disappointment with the non-attendance of governors.

Court dismisses suit seeking lecturer’s reinstatement

Kaduna State College of Nursing & Midwifery dismissed Mr Barry after he was indicted for absconding from duty for three months.

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai

Hunkuyi, Ashiru, Sani no match for El-Rufai in 2019 – Aruwan

He said they don’t have a clear cut vision for development.

Ahmad Abdullahi, father of the raped victim

Man who raped my daughter, infected her with HIV walks free – Father

Spokesperson of the State High Court says the accused was only released on bail.

NUC accredits 31 fresh programmes for Kaduna Varsity

The institution was established in 2004

Aminu Tambuwal

Tambuwal sacks all commissioners

“The dissolution is aimed at restructuring and restrategising the cabinet.”

Smuggled rice impounded by Nigeria Customs5

Customs intercepts petrol tanker conveying rice

“The consumption of such rice, hidden in petroleum tanker, is dangerous to health.”

File photo of pupils at a school where the School feeding programme is being implemented

School Feeding: Teachers eating food meant for pupils

Some of the key protein foods were also inadequately supplied.

Attahiru Bafarawa

Alleged N15bn fraud: Ex-Gov. Bafarawa to know fate July 31

The state Chief Judge had on May 8 reserved July 4 for judgment in the nine-year old trial of Mr Bafarawa.

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State

Katsina govt. engages 386 youth for teaching job

Each of the youth will be placed on a monthly allowance of N20, 000.

Kano gets first private university

There are now 75 private universities in Nigeria, two of them in the North-west region.

Boat Mishap

Four teenage girls die in Katsina canoe accident – Police

The Katsina canoe accident occurred on Sunday.

Katsina State House of Assembly

Katsina Assembly passes 71 bills

The legislature also passed 761 motions and resolutions

Rainstorm kills one, destroys 100 houses in Daura

A similar incident had earlier displaced over 600 people in the area.

An accident scene used to illustrate the story

Road accident claims 5 lives on Zaria-Kaduna expressway

FRSC says the accident occurred due to over speeding

Zamfara State map

23 Unidentified Corpses: Three suspects arrested in Zamfara

The copses were found in Boko Community of Zamfara.