North West

El-Rufai relaxes curfew on Kaduna metropolis, environs

El-Rufai relaxes curfew on Kaduna metropolis, environs

The curfew is relaxed from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, starting from October 29.

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai

32 arrested in renewed Kaduna violence

The arrested persons will be investigated and prosecuted.

Nigerian Army

Kaduna govt relaxes Kachia curfew

The police report that 32 persons have been arrested since Friday for involvement in the disturbances.

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

Kidnapped Kaduna monarch killed; El-Rufai, Ashiru call for calm

The monarch was kidnapped last week.

Senator Kabiru Marafa Photo: Daily Trust

Protesters against Oshiomhole in Zamfara were hired – Senator

The local government APC chairmen and hundreds of loyalists, on Thursday, reportedly staged a protest, demanding for the sack of Mr Oshiomhole.

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

Kaduna govt reinstates 24-hour curfew

The state government called for calm in all communities.

Governor of Kano state, Abdullahi Ganduje.

#Gandujegate: Youth, student groups storm Kano Assembly in support of embattled governor

A seven-member committee is investigating the authenticity of the clips showing the governor collecting wads of dollars suspected to be bribe.

Governor of Kano state, Abdullahi Ganduje.

#GandujeGate: Video showing Kano governor receiving bribe is authentic, publisher tells investigative committee

Mr Jafaar also stood by the content of the videos when he appeared before the lawmakers at a public hearing on Thursday.

Jafaar Jafaar

#GandujeGate: Journalist Jafaar must be protected – Amnesty International

The organisation said the journalist’s resolve to testify before the panel should be complimented with adequate security and protection.

Governor of Kano state, Abdullahi Ganduje.

Kano govt. approves N900 million for projects

The approval was made during the meeting of the state executive council on Wednesday.

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Govt reviews Kaduna curfew

Curfew to now run from 5 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal

Sokoto Assembly confirms Gov.Tambuwal’s 25 commissioner nominees

The house says the nominees are persons of proven integrity and dedication.

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

UPDATED: Kaduna Crisis: Senators condemn violence, blame governor

Senators urge security agencies to investigate cause of the incident and bring the perpetrators to justice

Governor of Kaduna State Nasir El-Rufai

Kaduna residents restock as govt eases curfew for few hours

The government earlier declared a 24-hour curfew on Sunday.

Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

Kaduna Crises: El-Rufai orders communities to repair destroyed public assets

Mr. El-Rufai says 22 people died, 44 injured in the latest crisis that occurred on Sunday.

Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (Photo Credit: DailyPost)

N5.7bn SURE-P Fund: AGF Malami directs ICPC to hand over Katsina officials’ trial to state govt

The matter dragged on in court for almost a year over a disagreement on who should prosecute the case.

Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

Kaduna government relaxes curfew in parts of Kaduna metropolis

The government says it would continue to monitor the situation.

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai

The Kaduna security situation, and what we are doing about it — Gov. El-Rufai

The governor vows prosecution of the 88 people so far arrested in connection with the Kaduna crisis.

NYSC Corps members

Kaduna Crisis: NYSC postpones orientation for Kaduna corps members

At least 55 people were killed in the violence in Kasuwar Magani area of Kaduna.

Nigerian police force

Kaduna Crisis: Police advise travellers to take alternative routes

The official says the curfew imposed on Kaduna metropolis will be lifted as soon as normalcy returns.

Nigeria Police

Kidnappers of Kaduna monarch release wife

The monarch is yet to be freed.

President Muhammadu Buhari speaking

TRENDING: Buhari, Saraki, others react to Kaduna violence, curfew

At least 55 persons were confirmed killed in the violence.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Kaduna Violence: Police deploy special intervention force

At least 55 people were killed last week.

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

El-Rufai imposes 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis

People ran indoors amidst fear of a reprisal attack.

Shehu Sani [Source: Deltabreed]

UPDATED: Shehu Sani resigns from APC

The senator writes to the APC on his exit.