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Hit-and-run driver kills NDLEA officer in Jigawa – Daily Post Nigeria

A hit-and-run driver on Thursday killed one Mr. Ogbennewo Oluwanifemi, an officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Jigawa State. The Public Relations Officer of the Command, Mr. Ankeli Adah, who disclosed this in a statement to NAN on Thursday, said Oluwanifemi was knocked down on Oct. …

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… as Jigawa earmarks N21bn for students

By Aliyu Dangida Dutse—Jigawa State government, through Local Government Service Commission, has earmarked N21 million for the payment of about 800 students’ allowances. Chairman of the commission, Alhaji Kabiru Sugungun, who made this known in Dutse, said the payment was for fresh students in various tertiary institutions across the world …

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Ex-Jigawa AG, 10,000 supporters dump PDP for APC – Daily Post …

A former Attorney General and Commission for Justice in Jigawa State, Mr Yakubu Ruba, on Tuesday defected from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC) with about 10,000 supporters. Ruba announced his decision during a press conference in Dutse on Wednesday. According to him, he defected …

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I will pay new minimum wage – Jigawa governor – Daily Trust

The governor of Jigawa State, Mohammed Badaru has promised to implement the new minimum wage. He told members of the Nigerian Labour Congress, Jigawa chapter on Tuesday, of his government’s readiness to fully implement the outcome of an ongoing meeting of governors over national minimum wage. “A meeting with regard …

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One dies in Fulani ‘flogging festival’ in Jigawa

One dies in Fulani ‘flogging festival’ in Jigawa The police in Jigawa State said one person was flogged to death at a Fulani annual flogging festival which took place in Kantoga, Birnin Kudu Local Government Area. The command’s spokesperson, Audu Jinjiri, told PREMIUM TIMES on Wednesday that the police received …

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I will pay new minimum wage – Jigawa governor

The governor of Jigawa State, Mohammed Badaru has promised to implement the new minimum wage. He told members of the Nigerian Labour Congress, Jigawa chapter on Tuesday, of his government’s readiness to fully implement the outcome of an ongoing meeting of governors over national minimum wage. “A meeting with regard …

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Jigawa governor pledges full implementation of new minimum wage

Jigawa governor pledges full implementation of new minimum wage The governor of Jigawa State, Mohammed Badaru, on Tuesday assured members of the Nigerian Labour Congress, Jigawa chapter, of his government’s readiness to fully implement the outcome of an ongoing meeting of governors over national minimum wage. “A meeting with regard …

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Embrace Farming, Sasakawa Global 2000 Urges Jigawa Youths

By Ibrahim Shuaibu in Dutse The County Director of Sasakawa Global 2000, Prof. Sani Miko, Friday in Dutse advised youths, especially the unemployed ones in the country, to embrace farming to be self-reliant. Prof. Miko, who gave the advice when he visited Auyo Local Government of Jigawa State, said that …

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Flood destroys over 100000 hectares of rice farms in Jigawa –RIFAN

Chairman, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, Jigawa chapter, Adamu Maigoro, on Friday said the recent flooding in the state destroyed over 100,000 hectares of rice farms. Maigoro told the News Agency of Nigeria in Hadejia that over 10,000 registered members of the association were affected by the flood. “The 10,000 figures …

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Flood destroys rice farms in Jigawa

Eric Dumo with agency report The Chairman, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, Jigawa State Chapter, Alhaji Adamu Maigoro, on Friday said the recent flooding in the state destroyed over 100,000 hectares of rice farms. Maigoro told the News Agency of Nigeria in Hadejia that over 10,000 registered members of the …

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