North West

Arrests made after attack on Jere Emir in Kaduna

The emir is currently in the hospital.

Kebbi PDP reverses Bunza LG chairman’s impeachment

Chairman was impeached by councillors. The Kebbi State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chairman, Yusuf Tilli, says the party has overturned the impeachment of the Bunza Local Government Area chairman. Mr. Tilli told journalists on Thursday in Bunza that the procedure adopted by the councillors in impeaching the council chairman, Aliyu Raha, was against state and […]

Zamfara to establish three FM radio stations

The stations would be established in different parts of the state.

APC leader warns members against bickering over positions

Boza says party belongs to all members

Sokoto earmarks N7.6 billion to expand, rehabilitate water facilities

The combined capacity of the water facilities in the city now stands at more than 52 million gallons of water per day. The Sokoto State Government said it has earmarked more than N 7.6 billion for the expansion and rehabilitation of some water schemes in the Sokoto metropolis and its environs in the 2014 budget. […]

Sanitation court seals six filling stations in Sokoto

The filling station owners were also convicted.

Kano receives 56 deportees from Saudi Arabia

53 of the deportees were Kano indigenes.

Yobe restricts movement for council polls on Saturday

There would be no movement from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Three PDP members in Zamfara Assembly defect to APC

The PDP now has 8 members in the 24-member Assembly.

Kano governor denounces EFCC over arrest of speaker, others

The governor said the EFCC was witch-hunting the lawmakers.

Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo

Gombe Governor distributes N58 million as Christmas gift to Christians

Governor says money intended to help Christians celebrate Christmas

Kano university to resume January 6 – Registrar

The university registrar made the announcement in a statement.

Kwankwaso formally declares for APC

The Kano governor is one of five that left the PDP.

rape victim

Rapists to serve life imprisonment in Katsina

The convicts can also be sentenced to 14 years in prison.

Kano council dismisses 23 polio workers for negligence

The dismissed included five supervisors.

Sokoto Govt earmarks N90m for purchase of tricycles

300 tricycles will be purchased

Two killed as Nigeria Police, youth clash in Kebbi

The police confirmed the casualty. A violent clash between the police and some youth in Warra, Ngaski Local Government Area of Kebbi, led to the death of two people, while several others were injured. Mohammed Mainagge, the Police Public Relations Officer in Kebbi, who confirmed this, said in Birnin Kebbi on Friday that the clash […]

Thieves steal 150 cows from late Army chief’s farm – Chairman

Thirty three of the cows were recovered.

10 die of cholera in Kano

Health authorities say disease may be gastroenteritis. By Bala Nasir

APC reconciles members in Sokoto

Party aims to be formidable in the state.

Governor Shema presents N113.6bn budget to Katsina Assembly

The budget was tagged Budget of Social Responsibility.

Woman sues Kaduna Government over demolition of property

Bathsheba Halid’s property was demolished by the Kaduna government.

Kano seals six schools for flouting vacation order

Kano schools are expected to close for the Xmas break between December13 and 14.

NSCDC rescues abandoned baby in Jigawa

The baby is in good health, the NSCDC boss said.

Sultan tasks Nigerians to match words with actions to achieve peace

The Sultan spoke in Adamawa State.