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Three ‘kidnappers’ killed in exchange of gunfire with police in Kaduna

Three suspected kidnappers have been shot dead during an exchange of gunfire with policemen in Kaduna state. Armed with AK47 rifles, the suspects numbering five, had invaded the premises of Mother Cat, a construction company located at Mando area of Kaduna metropolis, with the intention of abducting some expatriate workers …

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‘Only FCT, Kaduna State Have Group Life Insurance For Workers’

The National Pension Commission (PenCom), has stated that the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Kaduna state workers are the only state workers covered by group life insurance policy. PenCom disclosed this in a document published on its website, entitled, ‘Status of Implementation of the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) by States …

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El-Rufai appoints new finance commissioner, accountant-general for Kaduna

El-Rufai appoints new finance commissioner, accountant-general for Kaduna A reshuffle has been announced in the management of the Kaduna State Ministry of Finance. The ministry has not had a substantive commissioner since the resignation of Suleiman Abdu Kwari became effective on January 7, 2019. A government statement disclosed that Muhammad …

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NGO Urges Kaduna Govt To Establish Nutrition Agency

A non-governmental organisation, Save the Children International, has urged the Kaduna State government to establish an agency for nutrition or a department of nutrition in the state’s Primary Health Care Development Agency to tackle acute malnutrition cases in the state. Nutrition advocacy adviser of the NGO, Isah Ibrahim, made the …

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Anglican Communion Secretary General pushes for peace in Nigeria’s Kaduna State

The Secretary General of the Anglican Communion, Dr Josiah Idowu-Fearon, has decried the “worrisome” levels of insecurity in parts of Nigeria’s Kaduna State. Dr Idowu-Fearon, in his role as Chairman of the Kaduna State Peace Commission, spoke to reporters this week to discuss the Commission’s latest push for peace in …

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