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Kebbi Govt. Disburses Cash Assistance To 688 Fire Disaster Victims

By Ibrahim Bello   Birnin Kebbi   –      Alhaji Sani Dododo, the Chairman, State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) in Kebbi, said that the state government had disbursed cash assistance to 688 people affected by fire outbreaks and other national disasters in the state. Dododo told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) …

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Customs generates N1.1t, seizes contraband goods worth N40b

The Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara Zonal Command of the Nigerian Customs Service says it has generated N1.8 billion revenue with N454. 8 million worth of contraband goods it seized in 2018. The command’s spokesperson, Magaji Mailafiya, made the disclosure while briefing newsmen in Sokoto on Tuesday. Mailafiya said that the …

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Lawyers, agents hail govt policy on rice

Maritime lawyers and clearing agents have praised the Federal Government over the ban on rice importation through the land borders. The policy has reduced importation of rice and increased local production, they said. Speaking with The Nation, a maritime lawyer and university don, Dr Dipo Alaka, said Nigerians should support …

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Kebbi APC Flags Off Campaigns As Buhari Defects

The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kebbi has flagged off its campaigns ahead of 2019 general election on Wednesday at Argungu local government area attended by thousands of people. The event also featured the defection of former PDP national treasurer, Alhaji Buhari Bala with his followers from the 21 local …

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Kebbi to establish standard FIFA technical center

Kebbi State Football Association, says it will establish a standard Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) technical center in order to fully develop the game of football in the state. The FA Chairman, who is also a Congress member of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Abubakar Ladan, made this known to …

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PDP chairman others defects to APC in Kebbi

The Peoples Democratic Party chairman in Augie Local Government Area of Kebbi State Alhaji Mohammed Musa Bayawa Augie has dumped the party to join the All Progressives Party (APC). Others who also left the party were 150 members of the party in Maiyama local government area of Kebbi State. While …

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Kebbi Govt Persecutes The Sun Reporter over Report

The Kebbi State Government has put every machinery in motion to persecute The Sun Newspaper correspondent in the state, Olarenwaju Lawal, who was arrested last week Monday, hurriedly arraigned in court without a defence lawyer and clamped in prison custody. The police, on the instruction of some senior politician, arrested …

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Emir Orders Formation Of Security Committees In Kebbi

The Emir of Yauri in Kebbi State, Dr. Muhammad Zaiyanu Abdullahi has directed all his district and village heads in his domain to set up security committees in their areas and report immediately any suspicious movement of migrants in the area. The royal father gave the directive at a meeting …

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Army arrest seven in Sokoto over mayhem,others

Seven persons have arrested by troops of 8 Division, Nigerian Army in Sokoto,for causing mayhem, extorting and threatening the lives of innocent citizens. The suspects included Auwalu Shehu, 32 years – carpenter; Muritala Garba, 41 years, driver,Jamilu Bello, 30 years, trader, Abubakar Aliyu, 29 years, trader,Musa Abubakar, 32 years, bricklayer, …

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Kebbi To Have Standard FIFA Technical Center — Leadership Newspaper

Kebbi State will soon have a standard FIFA (Federation International Football Association) technical center in order to fully develop the game of football in the state. The Chairman of Kebbi State Football Association who is also member of the Congress of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Abubakar Ladan disclosed this …

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