Kidnappers of Sokoto businessman reduce ransom to N200,000
The abductors earlier wanted N500,000.
El-Rufai reacts to allegations of drainage contract fraud
The governor’s spokesperson said an official found culpable in the scandal had been dismissed.
Senator stoned by constituents sues ex-lawmaker for alleged defamation
The senator accused the former majority leader of portraying him as a liar.
Abuja-Kaduna rail: Nigerian govt. to purchase four new locomotives
The four locomotives are to be purchased by August.
712 farmers from President Buhari’s Daura LG receive federal Agric loan
The farmers were also given farm implements including water pumping machines and insecticides.
Biafra: Kano police commissioner assures Igbo residents of adequate protection
Some northern youth groups had given Igbos an October 1 quit notice.
Shock as Kaduna govt. sacks 4, 766 district, village heads
Residents of Zaria express divergent opinions over the development
In major restructuring, El-Rufai slashes Kaduna districts to pre-2001 numbers
“The state has therefore reverted to the 77 districts and 1,429 village units that existed prior to 2001.”
Recession slowed my performance as Sokoto governor – Tambuwal
“We came with the zeal to work, but the unfortunate situation we found ourselves, has slowed us down.”
Emir of Katsina ‘ready to sacrifice last blood’ to protect Igbos, others
“You are Nigerians, because some of you were born here and you don’t have better place than Katsina”.
Shema denies report of Katsina Commission of Inquiry
The state government disputes Mr. Shema’s ground for rejecting the commission.
Ex-Gov. Shema’s corruption trial suffers long adjournment
The former governor is accused of misappropriating N10 billion state funds.
Ex-PDP chairman, 25,000 members decamp to APC in Kebbi
No fewer than 160 former PDP councillors, businessmen and contractors, as well as women and youth groups decamped.
Northerners attacking Osinbajo are “reactionary conservative elements” – Senator
“We must be careful not to create a crisis between North and South West,” the lawmaker said.