Tag Archives: Kaduna

Jang Replies EFCC, Denies Ownership Of Kaduna Property

(File) Former governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang   Former governor of Plateau State and lawmaker representing Plateau North senatorial district, Jonah Jang, has denied ownership of the property uncovered by anti-corruption officials in Kaduna State. Senator Jang said this

FRSC Sensitises Motorists On Safe Driving In Kaduna

Ali Tanimu, representative of the Corps Marshal and Chief Executive Officer of the FRSC, Mr Boboye Oyeyemi   Ahead of the yuletide season, the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has sensitised motorists in Kaduna State on safe driving. At an

Fashola Inspects Kaduna Power Plant, Lauds Work Progress

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola.   The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has lauded the progress of work ongoing at the 215-megawatt Kaduna power plant. During an inspection to the site in

INEC Removes Names Of 1,931 Dead Persons From Kaduna Voters’ Register

FILE PHOTO   The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has detected and removed the names of 1,931 dead persons from the voters’ register in Kaduna State, ahead of the 2019 elections. The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the

DSS Arrests Six Suspected Kidnappers Of Kaduna Monarch

  Security operatives have arrested some suspects who were said to have kidnapped the traditional ruler of Adara Chiefdom in Kachia Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Chief Maiwada Galadima. The six suspects were paraded on Wednesday at the state

Kaduna High Court To Rule On El-Zakzaky’s Bail Application

Ibrahim El-Zakzaky addresses reporters in Abuja in January 2018.   A Kaduna State High Court sitting in the state capital will today rule on the bail application filed by counsel to the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim

Police Arraign 97 Suspects Over Kaduna Violence

    The Kaduna state police command says it has arrested and arraigned 97 suspects in connection with the recent crisis at Kasuwan Magani community in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state. The State Commissioner of Police, Ahmad Abdurrahaman,

Buhari Returns To Abuja After Kaduna Visit

President Muhammadu Buhari arriving Kaduna State   President Muhammadu Buhari is back in Abuja after his trip to Kaduna State. The President visited the state to meet with stakeholders and traditional rulers over the recent violence that engulfed some parts

Kaduna Violence: FG Vows To Take Strongest Measures Against Culprits

  President Muhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government will take strongest measures possible to punish anyone found culpable in the latest killings in Kaduna State. He said this on Tuesday during a condolence visit to the state. The President was

Violence: Buhari Visits Kaduna, Meets with Stakeholders

President Muhammadu Buhari arriving Kaduna State   President Muhammadu Buhari has visited Kaduna State. He was received by the state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, at the Air Force Base in the state. President Buhari will be meeting with stakeholders and traditional

Kaduna Violence: 43 Suspects Arraigned, 50 Under Investigation – Police

  The Nigerian Police says it has arrested 93 persons who are involved in the crisis in Kaduna State, starting with the killings at the Kasuwan Magani area of the state. Force Public Relations Officers, Mr Jimoh Moshood, disclosed this

Normalcy Returns Back To Kaduna After Relaxation Of Curfew

Kaduna Residents Selling Their Markets   Normalcy is gradually returning to the Kaduna State capital and its environs following the relaxation of the 24-hour curfew that was imposed by the state government last week Friday. The Curfew was relaxed in

Kaduna Govt Relaxes 24-Hour Curfew

  The Kaduna State Government has relaxed the 24-hour curfew starting from today. The spokesman to the state government, Samuel Aruwan, made the announcement at the end of the Security Council meeting on Sunday. He said residents are free to

Kaduna Residents Shun Church, Markets Over Curfew

  Residents of the Kaduna state capital and its environs are reeling under the impact of the 24-hour curfew imposed by the state government, following the violence that broke out in some parts of the city last week. Sunday Services