Tag Archives: Kaduna

Fire Destroys More Than 1000 Shops At Kaduna Market

File photo   More than 1000 shops were razed by fire on Friday morning at the popular Pantaker building materials market in Kaduna State. According to eyewitnesses, the fire started from an electrical spark from one of the shops and

Police Recover 413 Cattle From Rustlers Along Abuja – Kaduna Highway

File Photo The Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) attached to Operation Absolute Sanity along the Abuja – Kaduna highway has clamped down on a notorious gang known for cattle rustling and kidnap in neighboring villages and towns. The force in

EFCC Seals Maina’s Plaza, Properties In Kaduna

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has sealed two houses allegedly owned by the embattled former chairman of the Presidential Task Reform Team, Abdulrahseed Maina in Kaduna State. The two properties include a two-storey shopping plaza at No. 2C Ibrahim Taiwo

5 feared killed as fuel tanker explodes in Kaduna

FILE PHOTO: Tanker explosion in Nigeria At least five people are feared dead on Saturday after a fuel tanker exploded at Tafa village along the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway. An eyewitness told Channels Television correspondent in Kaduna State that the tanker laden

NAICOM, Kaduna Govt. to collaborate on compulsory insurance

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna The National Insurance Commission (NACOM) is seeking collaboration with the Kaduna State Government to facilitate the adoption of compulsory insurance policies in the state. The Commissioner for Insurance of NAICOM, Mr Mohammed Kari, made disclosure

Former Kaduna Governor Advises FG Against Re-Arrest Of Kanu

A former military governor of Kaduna State, Colonel Abubakar Umar (retd), has advised the Federal Government against re-arresting the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Mr Nnamdi Kanu. In a statement he issued on Wednesday, the former military

Nigerian Air Force Aircraft Crashes In Kaduna

File photo A Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Air Beetle Aircraft on Thursday crashed in Kaduna State while on a mission. The only person on board the aircraft, one of the NAF’s experienced instructor pilots, was lost during the incident. This

Supporters Celebrate Buhari’s Return With Rally In Kaduna

Members and supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State on Tuesday marched through the streets of the state capital to celebrate the return of President Muhammadu Buhari to Nigeria after he spent more than 100 days on

Pro-Buhari Rally Ongoing In Kaduna

Thousands of people including women, men, youths and even children are taking part in a rally organised by the Kaduna State Government in celebration of the return of President Muhammadu Buhari. The President returned to Nigeria on Saturday after over

Kaduna Govt. Introduces Land Use Charge, Abolishes Tenement Rate

Property owners in Kaduna State say they have started receiving demand notices for payment of 2017 land use charge. A statement by Kaduna Internal Revenue Service (KADIRS) Executive Chairman, Mukhtar Ahmed, said that the state has abolished payment of tenement

More Troops And Operatives Deployed To Kafanchan And Other Places Ahead Of Christmans

Ahead of Christmas and New Year celebrations, more troops have been deployed to troubled areas of Kaduna State. The 24-hour curfew imposed in the three Local Government Areas of Jema’a, Kaura and Zangon Kataf has however been relaxed to 12