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Jigawa people embrace SDP because of APC, PDP failure – Kaloma Mustapha

Barrister Kaloma Dahiru Mustapha is a former Special Adviser on Intergovernmental Affairs to Jigawa State governor. The son of late ex-Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Dahiru Mustapha, who is seeking to represent Babura/Garki Federal Constituency at the National Assembly on the platform of Social Democratic Party (SDP), he speaks …

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Elections: INEC gives timeline of sensitive materials distribution in Jigawa

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Jigawa State has confirmed that all the sensitivities materials will arrived at all the 27 local government areas of the state by 10pm today. The confirmation was made by the Jigawa state Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Dr Muhammad Isah, while briefing newsmen at …

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Elections postponement: Nigeria loses $1.5b, ex Jigawa gov, others react

A Lagos-based economic analyst,  Mr  Udimezie Akize  has observed that following the postponement of Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections, Nigeria lost $1.5 billion US dollars.  The analyst who spoke to Channels Television monitored in Dutse, Jigawa state capital Saturday, stated  that the country  also  lost N450billion through the capital market as a result of the …

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Jigawa Council Increases Allowances of Friday Mosque

The Kirikasamma Local Government Council in Jigawa on Tuesday announced 150 per cent increase in monthly allowances of clerics presiding over Friday congregation prayers in mosques across the local government area. Chairman of the council,  Alhaji Salisu Garba-Kubayo, announced the increase from the previous N500 to N2000 while presenting relief …

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Atiku woos Dutse residents during campaign rally in Jigawa

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has called on the people of Jigawa State not to allow themselves to be deceived by the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, that is working hard to divide Nigerians along ethnic and religious lines.  Atiku made the call while …

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APC campaign rally: Four die, six injured in Jigawa auto crash – Police

The Police in Jigawa State on Wednesday said four persons, including two females, died in two different auto crashes involving the All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign vehicles in Jahun and Guri Local Government Areas of the state. The police spokesperson, Abdu Jinjir, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in …

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Onnoghen’s suspension: Jigawa NBA defies court boycott order

The Nigeria Labour Congress in Jigawa on Saturday donated relief materials to the victims of 2018 flood disasters in Guri Local Government Area of the state. The materials included 10 bags of maize, 15 bags of Guinea Corn, 20 rolls of fabric, nine bundles of mats and over 300 pieces …

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