Tag Archives: Kaduna

Buhari Condoles With Kaduna State, Christians Over Bishop Bagobiri’s Death

File photo: President Muhammadu Buhari   President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed condolences over the passing away of the Bishop of Kafanchan Catholic Diocese, Joseph Danlami Bagobiri. The Bishop died in Kaduna on February 27, 2018 after an illness and was

FG Begins Payment Of Monthly Stipend To Vulnerable Nigerians In Kaduna

Mr Hassan Mahmud   The Federal Government has commenced the payment of N5,000 monthly stipend to at least 10,000 poorest and vulnerable persons in Kaduna State. Commissioner for Rural and Community Development in the state, Mr Hassan Mahmud, announced this

Kaduna Residents Cry Out As Petrol Marketers Persist In Selling Above Approved Price

  Residents of Kaduna state have cried out to the government over the alleged refusal of some petrol marketers to sell the product at the approved pump price of N145 per litre. Speaking to Channels Television’s correspondent in the state

Northern Governors Meet In Kaduna To Discuss Security, Poverty, Others

The northern governors from nineteen states are meeting in Kaduna to discuss issues affecting the region. These issues include security challenges, poverty, economy, educational development amongst others. The governors on Thursday arrived at the Government House in Kaduna, the venue

Victims Of Kaduna Violence Recall Experience, Count Losses

Mustapha Abubakar   Residents of Kasuwa Magani village in Kaduna State have been counting their losses, following an outbreak of violence in the area in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state. The number of those killed in the crisis

Police Arrest 18 Suspects Linked To Kaduna Violence

File photo   The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested 18 persons in connection with a fresh violence that erupted in the state. In a statement made available to journalists on Tuesday, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media

Several Reported Injured As Youths Clash In Kaduna

  Several people were reported injured after a clash between youths belonging to two different religious groups in Kasuwa Magani village in Kaduna State. The clash which broke out on Sunday was said to have snowballed into a crisis between

BREAKING: Seven Killed, 15 Injured In Kaduna Violence – Police

  At least seven people were killed and 15 others persons severely injured following the violence that broke out in Kasuwa Magani village in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Spokesman for the State Police Command Mr Aliyu Mukhtar,

Why We Demolished APC Faction’s Secretariat – Kaduna Govt

Scene of the demolition   The Kaduna State Government has defended the demolition of a building which was being used as the secretariat of a faction of the All Progressives Congress in the state. The demolition of the building on

BREAKING: Senate Condemns Demolition Of Kaduna APC Faction’s Secretariat

  The Senate has condemned the demolition of the factional secretariat of the Kaduna APC located along number 11 B Sambo in the state capital has been demolished in the early hours of today (Tuesday). Party sources told Channels Television that

Soldiers Allegedly Supervise Demolition Of New Kaduna APC Secretariat

Scene of the demolition   The Secretariat of the Kaduna APC new faction located along number 11 B Sambo in the state capital has been demolished in the early hours of today (Tuesday). Party sources told Channels Television that the

El-Rufai Condemns Fresh Southern Kaduna Attack, Vows To Prosecute Perpetrators

Nasir El-Rufai   Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has condemned the attack that left four people dead at Bakin Kogi village in Jemaa Local Government Area of the state. The governor reacted to the attack in a statement issued by

Four Reported Killed As Gunmen Attack Southern Kaduna

  At least four persons have been reported killed and one person injured after gunmen attacked local farmers in Bakin Kogi village of Kaninkon chiefdom in Southern Kaduna. Channels Television gathered that the assailants who are suspected to be herdsmen

Killings: Reps Condemn Exclusion Of Kaduna, Plateau From Osinbajo Committee’s Visitation List

  As Nigeria grapples with the herdsmen-farmers crisis which has led to the deaths of hundreds of Nigerians, two members of the House of Representatives have faulted the exclusion of Kaduna and Plateau states from the list of states to