North West

Atiku Bagudu

Eid-el-Kabir: Kebbi govt approves payment of August salaries for state, LG workers

The government says the payment is to enable the workers celebrate the festival with their families in a brighter and good mood.

Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje

FG, Kano govt sign N12.7 billion agreement on expansion of water, sanitation facilities

The planned scope of the PEWSAH Programme is the rehabilitation of 77,693 facilities and provision of 17,264 new facilities.


Flood destroys over 50 houses in Kebbi – Official

The late hour rain rendered many people homeless in the town.

File photo of a Nigerian Air Force’s NAF 477 Alpha Fighter Jet and personnel at the Umaru Musa Yar'Adua International Airport, Katsina before flying to Zamfara for Operation 'Diran Mikiya' to flush out armed bandits terrorising the state. 04138/1/8/2018/Zubairu Idris/BJO/NAN

Air Force fighter aircraft neutralises bandits in Zamfara forest

Operation Diran Mikiya in the northwestern state commenced on July 31.


NYSC posts 75 % Corps members to rural areas in Jigawa

The Corps asks corp members to respect the culture of their host communities.

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State

Masari inaugurates 34 LG Transitions Committee Chairmen

The governor warns the appointees against absenteeism

Nigeria Police

Nigeria Police intensify raids on Rigasa forest after killing of officers

Four policemen were killed by bandits on Saturday in Rigasa forest, Kaduna.

Protest against senator who defected from APC

Hundreds protest against senator who defected from APC

The protesters defied downpour to conduct the rally.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Police arrest 8 suspects in foiled attack on Zamfara market

The arrests followed a distress call.

Wadata-plaza PDP Headquarters

Ex-PDP chairman, supporters defect to APC

The ex-chairman said he was defecting with 10,000 of his supporters

Accreditation exercise at Bakin Kasuwa 1, Gidan chairman, polling unit 006.

Katsina Govt speaks on APC victory in senatorial bye-election

The APC candidate, Ahmed Babba-Kaita, was declared winner by INEC early on Sunday.

Massive turn out in Galadima A, PU 10

APC floors PDP, wins Katsina North senatorial election

INEC declares Ahmad Babba-Kaita Katsina North senator-elect

APC Candidate, Ahmad Babba-Kaita

APC candidate, Ahmad Babba-Kaita, wins Katsina North by-election

His closest rival and brother polled far less number of votes.

Accreditation exercise at Bakin Kasuwa 1, Gidan chairman, polling unit 006.

Katsina by-election: APC in early lead

The seat is being contested majorly by two brothers; Kabir Babba-Kaita of PDP and Ahmad Babba-Kaita of APC

APC Candidate, Ahmad Babba-Kaita

Katsina by-election: Despite not voting, APC candidate offers own ‘blood’ to win

The APC candidate is running against his brother, Kabir, who is the candidate of the PDP.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Girl cuts off boyfriend’s manhood in Jigawa

The girl accuses the man of having an affair.

Massive turn out in Galadima A, PU 10

Katsina North by-election: Wife of PDP candidate alleges voter inducement

The election is being contested by Kabir Babba-Kaita of PDP and his younger brother, Ahmad Babba-Kaita, a member of the House of Representatives.

Voters on queue in Kanti B polling unit 4

LIVE UPDATES: APC, PDP, others battle for Katsina North Senatorial seat

The senatorial district is also that of President Muhammadu Buhari.

VP Osinbajo and President Buhati at the 2018 APC National Convention.jpg

Osinbajo exemplifies loyalty, trustworthiness – Daura Emir

The emir expressed appreciation to the acting president for being supportive of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo to visit Zamfara Tuesday – Official

The Zamfara government wants the acting president to inaugurate a project.

Caption Haruna Maikano speaking at the rally against Saraki

Kaduna APC youth hold anti-Saraki protest

The protesters demand the replacement of the Senate President with Godswill Akpabio


Nursing mother sues ‘ex-husband’ over breastfeeding allowance

The judge grants her request.

Pic.22. Muslim pilgrims from Kwara boarding during the inaugural air-lift of 2017 pilgrims at the International Airport in Ilorin on Thursday (3/8/17). 04011/3/8/2017/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN

2,555 Kaduna pilgrims transported to Saudi Arabia — Official

About 3,200 intending pilgrims are expected to perform the pilgrimage from the state this year.

Rabiu Kwankwaso

Six Kano lawmakers dump APC, join PDP

The lawmakers are supporters of Rabiu Kwankwaso.

Zamfara State map

Over 5,000 Zamfara IDPs now back home – Army

An army operation, which began on July 1, 2018, is being conducted across troubled spots in the North-west and North-central.