North West

NYSC Corps members

NYSC: Corps members pass out first time in five years in Gombe

A total of 1,138 members passed out while two other members died during the service year in the state.

Zamfara State map

Scores killed in fresh attack on Zamfara villages

The bandits attacked Bawan Daji village in the same Anka Local Government Area two weeks ago killing over 30 people.

Woman wants divorce over husband’s demands for anal sex

The woman tells a Kaduna court she could no longer endure the pain.

Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

Kaduna approves N10,000 monthly to 17,139 wards heads to fight polio

An official explains the reason for the stipends.

Kaduna LG Poll: APC aspirants protest alleged manipulation of primaries

The party insists the primaries were free and fair


8,000 to benefit from Kano NYSC medical outreach

The outreach is part of the NYSC Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers (HIRD) in the state

N11 billion fraud: Court fixes May 30 for continuation of ex-Katsina governor’s trial

The accused are facing a 24-count charge bordering on criminal breach of trust, criminal conspiracy, fraud and using forged documents


Thugs attack Atiku’s campaign office

No life was lost during the attack neither was anyone injured.

2019: I’ll unseat APC governor, party’s own senator vows

The governor’s aide dismisses the senator’s allegations.

Sokoto: Tambuwal, Senator Dahiru settle rift

Both men jostled for the‎ APC ticket in 2015.

Jigawa targets 1.6 million children for Polio immunisation

The second round of polio campaign will commence simultaneously across the 27 local government areas of the state on April 7

Nigerian police force

Police arrest 70 ‘sara suka’ thugs terrorising Kaduna residents

The Command also said it recovered dangerous weapons such as daggers, machetes, clubs and iron bars from the thugs.

Bride abducted in Katsina freed

The bride was being conveyed to her husband’s house by her friends and relatives after the wedding w‎hen they were seized by gunmen.

Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

Kaduna govt targeting real growth in agriculture, mining, says El-Rufai

Kaduna is endowed with gold, granite, tantalite, columbite and Nickel in commercial quantity.


I did not attack Bill Gates over comment on Nigeria’s economy – El-Rufai

The governor points out that Mr. Gates is a major donor to programmes in Kaduna State.

Former INEC boss Jega gets new appointment

Kano State government has asked him to chair of a committee to establish a centre in honour of late Maitama Sule.

Village head, five others killed as armed persons attack Kaduna community

Eight other people were injured in the attack.

Recapture of Mubi Town

Nigerian Army confirms two soldiers, 21 suspected bandits killed in Zamfara

Scores of people have been killed in Zamfara by armed bandits.

Police seize car, cash Senator arranged for distribution to supporters

The Jigawa State governor was scheduled to hand out the materials for the senator.

Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

El-Rufai launches Renewable Solar Power Assembly plant in Kaduna

The governor says solar energy is the future of electricity supply.

Nigerian Army

Two soldiers, many bandits feared killed in Zamfara shootout

“Two soldiers have been killed, we have seen the bodies.”

Newly installed transformer breaks down after two days

“The transformer was installed last week. It only worked for two days Tuesday and Wednesday…”

Zamfara Carnage: NEMA confirms 54 dead, 7000 displaced

About 71 injured, 30 houses razed while 1000 cattle were carted by bandits.

Kano Police recover 60 guns, ammunition

The police displayed the guns to journalists.

Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau

Minister, police chief visit troubled Birnin Gwari‎ community

The monarch said the community felt abandoned.