Bandits kill 82-year old district head in Sokoto

Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto The district head of Balle, Gudu Local Government Area of Sokoto State, Ibrahim Aliyu, has been killed by suspected bandits. According to a source, the 82-year-old district head who was shot in the head, was met lying in a pool of blood, reciting Kalmat (There is none worthy …

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Kebbi Hill-Top Creative Arts partners ANA

The new Tornadoes management with Sports Commissioner The Kebbi Hill-Top Creative Arts Foundation has expressed readiness to collaborate with the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Kebbi State Chapter with a view to attaining the literary objectives of both organisations. The State Coordinator, Jamilu Magaji, while briefing newsmen on Wednesday during …

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Masari Inaugurates 28 Member Committee For May 29 | Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, Katsina State, Mustapha Inuwa, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, APC, AIT, AIT News, AIT Online :: News :: Africa Independent Television

Mustapha Inuwa while inaugurating the committee on behalf of the Governor, said members were drawn from divergent professional backgrounds and experiences to ensure timely and quality delivery of their terms of reference. He said,  “The committee members were drawn mostly from party elders and individuals who played an active role …

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Katsina, Kano,10 Others Yet To Pass Child Rights Law Says UNICEF

UNICEF No less than 12 northern states in Nigeria are yet to pass the Child Rights Law, a child protection specialist with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Sharon Oladiji, has said. The states are; Bauchi, Yobe, Kano, Sokoto, Adamawa, Borno, Zamfara, Gombe, Katsina, Kebbi, Jigawa and Kaduna. This information …

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NFVCB partners Future Assured on media literacy in Katsina

TO underscore the need to empower young people on best practices and the imperative for classification of films towards promoting critical thinking and best morals amongst Nigerians, the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) was in a “Collaborative Workshop for Youth Empowerment Programme” with FUTURE Assured. Themed, “Media Literacy …

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Bandits Strike Katsina Village In Revenge Attack

Ripples Nigeria Wagini village of Batsari local government area of Katsina State was on Friday night attacked by armed bandits. The spokesman of the state police command SP Gambo Isah has confirmed the incident. The attack led to the death of one person while three others were injured. The attackers …

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BREAKING: Police Arrest Kajuru Journalist Stephen Kefas For Re-Posting Article On Facebook

Stephen Kefas, a Kaduna based journalist and human rights activist has been arrested by men of the Rivers State Police Command for re-posting an article on Facebook. The journalist had shared a SaharaReporters exclusive story which detailed the events leading up to the death of Kajuru Monarch, Dr. Galadima Maiwada the Agom …

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18 Year Old Boy Drowns In A Pond In Kano State

An 18-year-old boy, Aminu Mu’azu, has drowned while bathing in a pond at Kurna Dorawar Dillali in the Dala Local Government Area (LGA) of Kano State. The spokesman of the State Fire Service, Alhajj Saidu Mohammed, made the disclosure in Kano on Wednesday in an interview with the News Agency …

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Flood alert: Weak SEMAs a huge challenge, NEMA laments

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has lamented poorly funded emergency management agencies at the state level constitute a huge challenge to its effort to prevent emergency situations, including flooding. The Head of Operations of NEMA at the Yola Operations Office, Abani Garki, gave the indication at a stakeholders consultative …

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