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Jigawa APC Woman Leader, 3 others die in auto crash

By Aliyu Dangida Dutse—Jigawa State All Progressive Congress, APC, Women Leader in Birnin-Kudu local government, Hajia Aisha Tahir, reportedly died in a road accident on Tuesday, while three others died along Gumel-Suletankarkar-Babura road. Soldier dies of Lassa fever in Jos, after returning from Kwara It was gathered that the woman …

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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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Jigawa LG vaccinates 1,000 cows against foot-and-mouth disease

The Guri Local Government Council in Jigawa State on Saturday said it vaccinated over 1,000 cows against foot-and-mouth disease. Alhaji Kabiru Haruna, Head of Department of Agriculture in the council, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria in Guri town. He said the vaccination followed a recent outbreak of the …

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Four dead, six injured in auto crash in Jigawa —Police

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

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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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NDLEA raids hideouts of drug peddlers, arrests 64 suspects in Jigawa

The Jigawa Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has embarked on a constant raid of drug peddlers’ hideouts across the state. The NDLEA Commandant in the state, Josephine Obi, made this known in Dutse on Saturday. Obi said the raids were being carried out by men of …

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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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