Senegalese cattle rustling kingpin, 3 others killed in Kano
A total 2,133 cows and over 100 goats were recovered from the bandits.
11 professors shortlisted for Dutse University Vice Chancellor
The tenure of the incumbent Vice-Chancellor, Jibrila Amin, will end on February 16, 2016.
Kano Zoo requires N40 million to restock animals
Restocking the zoo with new animals would attract more visitors to the zoo and generate more revenue for the state.
Kaduna govt. recovers 165 stolen cattle, sheep
The government says efforts were being made to arrest the thieves.
Sokoto Police Command presents N25m to families of deceased officers
Command says other entitlements, including gratuities would be paid in due course
El-Rufai vows punishment for “religious blasphemy” falsehood
The government warns those who raise false claim of blasphemy, or take laws into their hands.
Emir Sanusi seeks end to girl-child trafficking, labour
Emir says the practice retards progress of the society.
Army Barracks trumps Sultan’s palace to win Sokoto’s N1 million sanitation prize
The government introduced the monetary prize as a way of encouraging people to keep their neighbourhood clean.
Court fines tannery N.5m for releasing untreated discharge in Kano
Government charges all tanneries to ensure compliance with state sanitation laws.
Court restrains Kano emir, Sanusi II, from demolishing palace structures
The judge also directed the parties to maintain the status quo pending the determination of the substantive suit.
Kano communities threaten violence over sand mining
Members of the communities say their lives have changed for the worse since sand mining began.
Tambuwal inaugurates 23-member cabinet, appoints one woman commissioner
Another surprise appointment is the commissioner for Animal Health.
Kano anti-graft commission uncovers N207m fraud in microfinance banks
Commission says more fraud may likely be uncovered as investigation is ongoing
Police nab human trafficker with 12 girls in Jigawa
Police say suspect uses the young girls for “dubious act”
Kaduna recovers N30 billion, discovers 4,000 ghost pensioners
“The N30 billion … will be used to fulfil some of the development promises me made to the people of the state.”
Staff accuse radio station of promoting indecency, violating ethical code
The staff also accuse station arbitrary termination of employment