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‘El-rufai Picked Hadiza as Running-mate for Competence, Not Because She is Muslim’

Uba Sani Iyobosa Uwugiaren writes that the All Progressives Congress senatorial candidate for  Kaduna Central in the 2019 general elections,  Malam Uba Sani who is currently Special Adviser (Political Matters) to the Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasiru El’rufai and previously  served as Senior Special Assistant (Public Affairs) to former President Olusegun Obasanjo is …

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Kaduna Assembly passes 2019 appropriation bill

The Kaduna state House of Assembly has passed the state 2019 appropriation bill with an increase of about N1.5 billion bringing the total figure to N157 billion. Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai had on Aug. 15, presented a budget of N155 billion to the house for consideration. While presenting the budget for …

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Kaduna College of Education closed over students’ protest

The Management of Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan Waya has ordered the closure of the institution with immediate effect following a violent protest by students over alleged shift in examination date. A statement issued on Tuesday by Danladi Aduwu, Ag. Head of Information/Public Relation of the college, said the …

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FRSC establishes fire fighting unit in Kaduna

NAN) The Kaduna Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says it has established a Fire Fighting Unit to save lives in accidents that involve fire outbreaks. The Sector Commander, Umar Ibrahim, made the disclosure on Wednesday in Kaduna during the flag-off ceremony of the 2018 Ember Months …

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EFCC charges ex-governor Ramalan Yero afresh over N700m

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has re-arraigned the former governor of Kaduna State, Mukhtar Ramalan Yero for money laundering and criminal diversion of funds. Ramalan Yero 2019: El-Rufai is first among equals in the North – Uba Sani Also re-arraigned with the ex governor were former Minister of …

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Kaduna gets N13.5bn SIP fund – Minister

“I have also been informed that the state has announced the expansion of the fund to N400 million in 2019, N800 million in 2020 and N1 billion subsequently.” Uche Usim, Abuja Counting on the gains of the Federal Government’s National Social Investment Programme (NSIP), the Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab …

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2018 Interior Games open in Kaduna

The Ministry of Interior Games (MIGA) 2018 opened yesterday in Kaduna with President Muhammadu Buhari calling on the athletes to give their best to promote the unity of Nigeria. The games features 13 events namely; athletics, badminton, basketball, football, handball, karate, squash, swimming, table tennis, taekwondo, tennis, tug of war …

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Justice and truth, essential for reconciliation –Abp. of Kaduna

Catholic News Service of Nigeria – Kaduna, Nigeria Archbishop Ndagoso made this declaration in his homily at the funeral Mass for the late traditional ruler of Adara chiefdom, Agom Adara; Dr Maiwada Raphael Galadima, who was murdered during the crisis that engulfed the city of Kaduna and its environs, recently. …

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Kaduna Govt launches multi-media campaign on child feeding

The Kaduna State Government with support from Alive and Thrive on Friday launched a multi-media campaign to improve Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices in the state. Launching the campaign in Kaduna, Hajiya Aisha El-Rufai, wife of the state governor, said that the campaign was designed to create attitudinal …

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