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Court restrains El-Rufai from sacking district, village heads in Kaduna

High Court of Justice sitting ‎in Kafanchan, Kaduna State has granted an interim injunction restraining Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir El-Rufai from removing District heads and Village heads in the state from office pending the determination of Motion on Notice. The interim injunction also restrained the Kaduna State House …

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Sacking district, village heads has potential for crisis in Kaduna – APC Chieftain , Mataimaki Maiyashi

The Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Akida, in Kaduna State, Mr. Mataimaki Tom Maiyashi, has said that governor El-Rufai-led government’s decision to scrap 4,766 Districts in the state has the potential of generating crisis. According to Maiyashi, if government did not obey the court order restraining it from …

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In major restructuring, El-Rufai slashes Kaduna districts to pre-2001 numbers

The Kaduna State government has dissolved all districts and village units created in the state from the year 2001. The commissioner for local government and chieftaincy affairs, Jafaru Ibrahim, made this known in a press briefing in Kaduna on Sunday, text of which was sent to PREMIUM TIMES. Mr. Ibrahim …

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Kaduna reverts to 77 districts – Tribune

THE Kaduna State Government is restructuring its districts and village units as it said it is reverting to 77 districts from the present 390 districts. This was disclosed by the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Jaafar Ibrahim Sani. The government said that it needed to reduce the burden …

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Kaduna NUT condemns agitation for local council autonomy, funding of education

• Says it is responsibility of federal, states, councils • Demands review of teachers’ retirement age • Pledges to flush out quacks The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Kaduna State Wing, has said that local councils have no financial muscle to manage primary education with the meagre resources allocated to …

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Court Restrains El-Rufai From Sacking Over 4000 District, Village Heads in Kaduna

A High Court, sitting ‎in Kafanchan, Kaduna State, has granted an interim injunction restraining Governor Nasir El-Rufai of the state and others from sacking over 4,000 traditional leaders across the state for several reasons including financial difficulties to manage them. The affected traditional leaders are those enthroned during the reign …

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Amaechi arrives Kaduna state for commissioning of the Inland Dry Port

– Former governor of Rivers state and minister of transport, Rotimi Amaechi, has touched down in Kaduna – The minister is in the state for the commissioning of the Inland Dry Port – Amaechi was welcomed by Governor Nasir El-Rufai Photos have emerged of ex-Governor Rotimi Amaechi’s visit to Kaduna …

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