Kaduna State Govt. seeks Senate support to access $350m loan

Zaria (Kaduna State) – The Kaduna State House of Assembly said on Tuesday it had sought the support and approval of the Senate to enable the state government to access 350 million dollars loan. Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State The Chairman, House Committee on Finance, Alhaji Bello Sani-Gimi, announced …

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EFCC Trains Kano Officials On Corruption Fight

Ibrahim Magu Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has pledged training support for the Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission, KPCACC. Magu, who disclosed this during the opening ceremony of a 5-day intensive training programme on Anti-corruption and self defence at the EFCC Academy, Karu, …

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Ecological Team Visits Adamawa To Assess Environmental Challenges

Doyin Musilim further noted that the six-man team will also visit Taraba state on the same mission and appealed for support of the state government in the areas of security to enable them to discharge their assignment while in the state. Responding, the governor of Adamawa state, Muhammad Umaru Jibrilla, …

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Nigeria: Cholera – Unicef, Borno Govt Create Hand Washing Points in IDP Camps

By Abdulkareem Haruna The Borno state ministry of water resources and the United Nations Children Fund, UNICEF on Monday jointly launched hand washing points for children displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency, within schools. The initiative is part moves to curb the cases of cholera that have so claimed the …

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Yobe fights desertification with renewed energy – The Nation Nigeria

…To reward outstanding tree planters   Yobe State Deputy Governor Engr. Abubakar Aliyu on recently said the State Government is now poised to fighting desertification in the state with a renewed energy and vigor. Aliyu who is also the chairman of the special committee inaugurated by Gov. Ibrahim Geidam has taken …

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Jigawa targets 1.7m children for polio immunisation

By Muhammad Nasir Bashir   Dutse     –       The Jigawa State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (JSPHCDA) says about 1.7 million children will be immunised against polio in the ongoing last round of 2017 immunisation across the state. Dr Kabiru Ibrahim, the Executive Secretary of the agency, disclosed this to the News …

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Lack of Marker Pens Halt Immunisation in Kebbi

The Kebbi State Government on Monday suspended the polio immunisation exercise meant to commence across the 225 wards of its 21 local government areas due to lack of marker pens. The National Polio Immunisation (NPI) Manager for Birnin-Kebbi Local Government, Alhaji Bello Umar, confirmed the suspension in an interview with …

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We’ve arrested 6 cattle rustlers in Katsina – Police commissioner

The Police in Katsina State  says it has arrested six suspected cattle rustlers  and recovered  400 cows in addition to 25 sheep. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Besan Gwama, said this at a news briefing on the arrest of the suspects on Monday in Katsina. He said that the …

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2-yr-old dies after stepmother bathes him with hot water

By Bashir Bello KATSINA—A housewife, who allegedly bathed her two-year-old step-son, Ahmed, with hot water that led to his death in Yandaki town, Kaita Local Government Area of Katsina State, is currently in Police net. It was gathered that the 21-year-old woman, Samsiya, was a rival to the boy’s mother, …

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Corruption: Katsina, ICPC At Loggerheads

ABUJA (Sundiata Post) – The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the Katsina State Government are currently at loggerheads over who has the prosecutorial powers over those who have admitted to abuse of office in the previous administrations in president Muhammadu Buhari’s home state. At a …

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