North West

Sumayya Abubakar, the girl still in captivity by the bandits in Zamfara State. To be executed within 24 hours if demand is not met.

Activists react as pregnant woman remains in kidnappers custody

Neither the government nor any agency has said or done anything regarding the matter.

Sumayya Abubakar, the girl still in captivity by the bandits in Zamfara State. To be executed within 24 hours if demand is not met.

Few hours to deadline, police, SSS, others silent on kidnapper’s threat to kill pregnant woman

Sumayya Abubakar’s kidnappers have demanded N20 million for her release.

Nasir El-Eufai [Photo Credit: The Whistler]

Kaduna 2019: El-Rufai flags off house to house campaign

Mr El-Rufai also charged members to conduct themselves peacefully during the elections.

Kano on map

Boy, 13, drowns in Kano

The boy died while taking his bath in a pond.

Road construction in Kano

Kano to spend N1 bn on road construction

The governor says he and President Buhari have proved themselves worthy of re-election by engaging in life-changing programmes.

Kaduna Airport [Photo Credit: NewswireNGR]

Senate moves to name Kaduna airport after late Abba Kyari

The late brigadier-general, who was the military governor of the defunct North Central State, died on November 25 aged 80.

Lagos High court

Facebook post: Court grants journalist bail

Segun Onibiyo allegedly posted on his Facebook page an inciting, defamatory and injurious falsehood statement against Kaduna governor.

Sumayya Abubakar, the girl still in captivity by the bandits in Zamfara State. To be executed within 24 hours if demand is not met.

Kidnappers threaten to kill pregnant lady in 24 hours

Sumayya Abubakar was abducted in Zumi, a village in Dauran town of Zamfara State.

NSF: Dambe boxing

National Sports Festival: Kano sweeps medals in Dambe boxing

At the close of activities on Tuesday, Kano already have seven gold, nine silver, and 10 bronze medals in the kitty.

APC Secretariat

PDP loses in Jigawa as ex-governor, ex-commissioners defect to APC

The defectors were welcomed by Adams Oshiomhole into the APC.


Katsina identifies 442 mining sites, 547 artisanal miners

The state government says it would carry out geo-chemical survey of some of the mining titles available.

Usman Dakingari

Alleged N450m Fraud: Court grants ex-Kebbi governor, two others bail

The accused are to be remanded in prison until they meet their bail conditions.

Some school children used to illustrate the story

Over 900,000 children suffering from malnutrition in Nigeria’s Northeast – UNICEF

The international agency blames the scourge on the Boko Haram insurgency

Ahmed Aruwa

Ex-senator Ahmed Aruwa buried

The Kaduna governor eulogised the late senator.

Governor of Kano state, Abdullahi Ganduje.

#GandujeGate: SERAP asks court to compel Buhari to investigate Kano governor

The organisation also sought protection for the journalist, Jaafar Jaafar.

Sule Lamido, Former governor of Jigawa state

2019: Real reason Akpabio, Obanikoro dumped PDP — Lamido

His claims were massively acknowledged by the crowd.

Acting EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu

Group kicks as EFCC detains Zamfara APC ‘governorship candidate’

“How can EFCC keep someone for a week without giving information to his family?” the group asks.

Diezani Allison-Madueke

Ex-Kebbi governor arraigned for allegedly receiving N450mn from Diezani

The former governor was remanded in prison.

Atiku Bagudu

Kebbi’s Gov. Bagudu presents N151 billion budget proposal for 2019

Out of the total amount, N104 billion is for capital expenditure while N46 billion for recurrent expenditure.


NDLEA confiscates over 9607 kg of illicit drugs in Kano

The command also secured the conviction of no fewer than 92 drug traffickers in the state during the period.

Governor Badaru of Jigawa State

2019: Jigawa governor’s aide dumps APC

Mr Kaloma accused the state governor of handpicking APC candidates in the state.

Kano Governor Ganduje caught on video receiving dollars from suspected contractors

Court stops Kano Assembly from investigating Ganduje over alleged bribery

The judge says the House has no capacity to investigate criminal offences.