North West

Hanging rope [Photo credit:]

Woman commits suicide over husband’s second wife plan

Her sister in 2001 also took rat poison when her husband planned to marry another wife.

Shehu Sani

2019:  Shehu Sani reacts to Kaduna APC endorsement of El-Rufai

The governor was endorsed for a second term by party leaders.


We trek 100 km to hospital, Kaduna village residents lament

Pregnant women in the village do not go to hospitals.

Hajj pilgrims

Hajj: 2,842 Kaduna Pilgrims Return Home – Official

A total of 6,713 pilgrims performed hajj from Kaduna State this year.

IPOB members in a rally

Zamfara Eze Igbo Lauds Ban On IPOB

The South-east governors had on Friday banned the activities of IPOB after a meeting

Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali

Customs Generates N17bn Revenue In Kaduna Zone

The zonal coordinators said the Service is confident of meeting the N24 billion revenue target by the end of the year.

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai

Resume or get sanctioned, Kaduna Government warns striking university lecturers

State said it is not bound by FG/ASUU agreements.

Nigeria Muslims pray to mark end of Ramadan

IPOB Crisis: Don’t carry out reprisal attacks, Imam warns Muslims

Muslim leaders have called for calm and restraint.

A capsized vessel used to illustrate the story [Photo: Al Jazeera]

53 feared dead in Kebbi boat mishap

“Majority of the traders are from Gaya Village in Niger Republic.”

Alhaji Atiku Bagudu [Photo:]

Gastroenteritis: 18 people die, 198 hospitalised in Kebbi

The victims were stooling and vomiting excessively when they were taken to the hospital, but they died while on treatment

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal

185 teachers man 12,000 pupils in 80 nomadic schools in Sokoto – Agency

The agency records annual enrollment of nearly 3,000 pupils out of which about 800 graduate each year’

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai

Abia violence: Kaduna govt assures residents of safety

“The security agencies are staging shows of force and patrols as part of the effort to build confidence among citizens and deter mischief-makers.”

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).
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Hajj: 1,598 Katsina Pilgrims Return Home – Official

The official said all the pilgrims were in good condition of health as they went to the Holy with a competent medical team.

Zamfara State map

Water shortage hits Zamfara as NLC strike continues

The NLC commenced the strike on Monday.

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje; Photo: DailyPost

Kano Govt. Award Contract To Upgrade Ancient City Wall

Government says it is determined to beautify and upgrade Kano to become a mega city.

Gov. El Rufai [Photo credit: Information Nigeria]

Kaduna Govt. Reiterates Commitment To Civil Service Reforms

The governor said no nation can develop beyond the capacity of its public service.

Arewa Youth Leaders Forum [Photo: FIDES Communications]

Let’s Ignore IPOB Provocations – Northern Youth Group

The essence of the activities of IPOB is to provoke reactions from Northerners and make Nigeria ungovernable, says group.

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal

Tambuwal appoints Buhari Dasuki as new MD, Sokoto Investment Company

The appointee was an aide to Governor Tambuwal when he was Speaker, House of Representatives.

Nigerian pilgrims in Arafat

Katsina loses two pilgrims in Saudi Arabia

A total of 4,779 Islamic faithful from the state performed this year’s hajj.

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai

Unions Shut Down Kaduna State University

The meeting between the federal government and the officials of the unions was botched on Monday.

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal

Sokoto, Zamfara Govts Team Up To Fix Sokoto-Gusau Federal Highway

N100 million was spent to fix the road, which connects Sokoto, Zamfara, Kebbi, Katsina and Kaduna states, an official says.

Beggars (1)

Agency Arrests 1,429 Beggars In Kano Within 8 months

The agency said it has concluded plans to train the beggars on various skills acquisition