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Yero: Carving a separate identity in Kaduna

Alhaji Mukhtar Ramalan Yero became the governor of Kaduna State after the death of his predecessor, Sir Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa  in a helicopter crash. Regional Editor (North-West), HASSAN IBRAHIM writes on the last one year in office of the governor and the post-Yakowa challenge. IN December 2012, Kaduna State was …

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2015: PDP rules out automatic tickets for NASS members

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday said it would not offer automatic tickets to its incumbent national assembly members in 2015 in spite of the spate of defections from its fold. “There will be nothing like automatic tickets for anyone; incumbents and challengers seeking the PDP ticket must go …

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Lawmakers Pass Vote of No Confidence on APC Leadership in Kaduna

APC Logo ByJohn Shiklam  The opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna state may be heading for crisis, following a vote of no confidence passed on the interim chairman of the party in the state, Dr. Hakeem Baba Ahmed. THISDAY learnt that the vote of no confidence was passed on …

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Kaduna PDP Re-Strategizes To Halt Further Defection of Members to APC

A group of concerned PDP stakeholders has lambasted the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State for allegedly, misinforming the public that there was mass defection of PDP members to APC. They insisted that the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, remained the strongest, most popular and stable political entity in Kaduna and the country as …

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Group Wants Kudan to Contest Kaduna Guber

A Kaduna based group, Young Professionals Forum., has called on Rep. Isa Ashiru Kudan, member representing Kudan/Makarfi constituency in the House of Representatives to contest for the Kaduna state gubernatorial election in 2015. President of the group, Faruk Usman who made the call in Abuja Wednesday, said the forum is …

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2300 PDP members defect to APC in Kaduna

No fewer than 2,300 membrs of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kaduna State, DailyPost has learnt. This is coming barely 24 hours after the ruling party lost about 1,200 members from the vice president’s council area to the APC. The …

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Kaduna 2014 Budget Duplication of Empty Promises – -Group

Kaduna — The Kaduna Salvation Movement (KASMO) yesterday described the 2014 budget proposal submitted to the state House of Assembly by Governor Mukhtar Ramalan Yero as a duplication of empty promises. The group in a statement signed by its chairman, Barrister Mohammed Musa Soba, expressed disappointment over the insincerity of …

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Kaduna Government earmarks N1bn for oversea studies

Kaduna State Government plans to spend N1 billion to sponsor science students from the state for further studies abroad in 2014, Gov. Mukhtar Yero, has said. Yero, represented by the Commissioner for Education, Ibrahim Ali disclosed this on Monday in Kaduna during the disbursement of scholarship to 12 students from …

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VP Sambo jittery; storms Kaduna over mass defection from PDP

Media report as published by PEOPLES’ DAILY has it tformer Kaduna state Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Audi Yaro Makama,hat following the widely reported defection of alongside some former commissioners and 70 others to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, Vice President Mohammed Namadi Sambo …

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