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Customs Impounds Goods Worth N76m In Kano, Jigawa

The State Comptroller of Kano/Jigawa Customs Command, Nasir Ahmed, said the Command between November 1 and 26 impounded 3,079 bags of rice, 770 cartons of spaghetti, 17 bales of second hand clothes, 40 bags of foreign sugar and 101 jerry cans of foreign vegetable oil with duty paid value of …

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Trader Moni: 30000 Petty Traders To Benefit In Jigawa

No fewer than 30,000 petty traders in Jigawa State would benefit from the Federal Government’s microcredit loan scheme, otherwise known as ‘Trader Moni.’ Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo made the disclosure in Dutse yesterday when he paid a courtesy visit to Emir of Dutse, Dr Nuhu Sunusi. Osinbajo said the petty traders …

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Osinbajo in Jigawa, says Nigeria won’t return to era of stealing …

Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, said Nigeria will not go back to era when money meant for the development of the country was pocketed by few individuals. Mr Osinbajo stated this in Dutse, the Jigawa State capital, while launching the 6th phase of a youth empowerment initiative. He …

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VIDEO: Appoint me to ‘finish’ Boko Haram terrorists, Rep tells Buhari

Jesusegun Alagbe A member of the House of Representatives from Jigawa State, Mr Gudaji Kazaure, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint him as head of a task force to kill Boko Haram insurgents. In a video trending online, the 46-year-old said he was a professional hunter who was familiar …

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Nigeria: Unicef Expends $90 Million in Six States, Chides Gombe for Non-Payment of Counterpart Funds

The Chief Field Officer, UNICEF Nigeria, Bauchi Field Office, Mr. Bhanu Pathak has commended the six States under its field office for their contribution towards the implementation of its programmes worth $90million in 2018. Mr. Bhanu however said that despite the successes achieved especially in Jigawa State, UNICEF still face …

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Customs Impounds Cows, Vehicles in Kano, Jigawa

By Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano Customs Impounds Cows, Vehicles in Kano, Jigawa By Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano The Kano State Command of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) on Monday paraded two cows, 27 vehicles, nine motor cycles and one tricycle used in smuggling various types of contrabands worth over N76 …

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Osinbajo in Jigawa, says Nigeria won’t return to era of stealing public funds

Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, said Nigeria will not go back to era when money meant for the development of the country was pocketed by few individuals. Mr Osinbajo stated this in Dutse, the Jigawa State capital, while launching the 6th phase of a youth empowerment initiative. He …

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Jigawa Govt moves to curtail spread of foot and mouth disease in cows

The Jigawa State Government has directed all cattle breeders in the state to take their cows suffering from foot and mouth disease to the nearest veterinary clinics, for medical attention. The Commissioner for Agriculture in the state, Alhaji Kabiru Ali, gave the directive through the ministry’s spokesman, Malam Zubairu Sulaiman, in Dutse …

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Nigeria: Kano 2019 – Oshiomhole Ignores Bribery Scandal, Endorses Ganduje for Second Term

By Abubakar Ahmadu Maishanu The National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomole, on Sunday, formally endorsed the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, for a second term in office despite an unresolved bribery scandal surrounding him. The governor is facing growing condemnation by Nigerians over viral videos showing …

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Jigawa governor says FG expends N1.62trn on infrastructure

From Governor Mohammad Abubakar Badaru of Jigawa State has come a revelation that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has released over N1.62trillion for infrastructure across the country in the last three and half years. Badaru, who spoke during the opening of the 39th edition of the Kano international trade …

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