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Gridlock As Kaduna Residents Protest Alleged Land Grabbing By Air Force

Picture of Kaduna residents protesting, thereby causing gridlock on the Kaduna Highway in protest on Monday, July 16.   Kaduna residents on Monday caused a gridlock on the busy Kaduna-Zaria expressway in protest against alleged land grabbing by the Nigerian Air Force. The protesters which include residents of Barkalawu community in …

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Nigeria: Community Blocks Kaduna/Zaria Highway Over Land Dispute With Air Force

Residents of Barakallahu, a community in Igabi Local Government Area in Kaduna State, early Monday morning blocked the Kaduna/Zaria highway to protest over a land dispute with the Nigeria Air Force. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the blockade resulted in a traffic gridlock on the highway for …

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Gridlock As Kaduna Residents Protest Alleged Land Grabbing By …

Picture of Kaduna residents protesting, thereby causing gridlock on the Kaduna Highway in protest on Monday, July 16.   Kaduna residents on Monday caused a gridlock on the busy Kaduna-Zaria expressway in protest against alleged land grabbing by the Nigerian Air Force. The protesters which include residents of Barkalawu community in …

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Kaduna State declares gangs unlawful societies, defaulters to bag 7-year jail term

As part of measures to curb the menace of urban gangs in the State, Kaduna State government has formally declared gangs unlawful societies. The government also said any member of gangs arrested would be prosecuted accordingly and if found guilty would be jailed for seven years without option of fine. …

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Young couple found dead two weeks after their wedding in Kaduna State

The mysterious death of a young couple, Adamu and Rebbeca Luka has sent shock down the spines of those who gathered to celebrate with them, two weeks ago, during their wedding. The newly wedded couple were said to have been found dead inside their apartment in Kaduna State and the …

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2019: As Kaduna PDP Shops For Unity Candidate

The recent event which saw many people joining the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State has put them into the dilemma of shopping for a unity candidate ahead of the 2019 elections, SUNDAY ISUWA writes. Until recently, the number of people contesting for the ticket of the Peoples Democratic …

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2019: Can El Rufai survive the coalition of the Opposition?

BEN AGANDE, KADUNA Since the return to democratic rule in 1999, Kaduna state has a governor like no other one in the last nineteen years. Governor Nasir Ahmed El Rufai, the man who, against all odds, emerged as the candidate of the All Progressive Congress, routing well established politicians in …

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Banks, offices, schools shut in Kaduna over El-Zakzaky’s trial …

Shiite Leader, Sheik Ibrahim El-zakzaky Business and commercial activities were, yesterday, paralysed in Kaduna following the resumed trial of Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN. Shops, offices, banks and schools in the city centre were closed as residents stayed away for fear of outbreak of violence. …

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