Katsina Relocates Village Over Flood

Katsina — The Katsina State government has relocated Tudun Yan-Tuluna village in Charanchi Local Government Area of the state to save the people from flood. Caretaker chairman of Charanchi Local Government Area, Alhaji Yahaya Galadima, said over 500 people in the area have been relocated to a new settlement named …

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Kaduna Residents Unfazed By Flood Predictions

Kaduna — Residents living near the bank of River Kaduna look not bordered about the Nigeria Metrological Agency (NIMET) prediction of impending flood in the state. Last year, residents at Kigo road, Hayin Danmani, Kabala, Nasarawa, Angwan Rimi and other communities close to the banks of River Kaduna deserted their …

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CBN guarantees N97.6m credit to Kaduna farmers

<![CDATA[]]>  537 farmers from Kaduna State have benefited from N97.6 million credit facilities from the state’s branch of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). This is a decline from the number and value of the credits to farmers from the state in the previous year. In 2011, 723 applications worth …

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Kaduna SUBEB promotes 13667 teachers

From ABDULGAFAR ALABELEWE, Kaduna Kaduna State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) has approved a backlog of promotions of 13,667 teaching and non-teaching staffers as against the 15,758 earlier short listed for the 2010 and 2011 promotion exercise. This was as the board stated that, henceforth, promotion of teachers would no …

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45 killed in bombings targeting churches in Kano, Nigeria

Suspected terrorists from the Islamic extremist Boko Haram group set off four bombs that hit two churches in Kano city on Monday night (July 29), killing at least 45 people, sources said. The Rev. Ramsey Noah, chairman of the Kano state chapter of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), told …

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286000 Farmers to Access FG’s Fertiliser in Borno

Bags of fertiliser Michael Olugbode An estimated 286,000 farmers in Borno state are expected to access the federal government’s subsidised fertiliser, the Minister of State for Agriculture, Alhaji Bukar Tijjani, has said in Maiduguri. Tijjani revealed this during the launch of the 2013 Gross Enhancement Scheme (GES). He said the …

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Lamido Wants To Replace Namadi Sambo As Vice President

By Umar Akilu Majeri, Dutse The Governor of Jigawa State, Malam Sule Lamido has been accused of scheming to replace the seating vice president of the federal republic of Nigeria, Architect Namadi Sambo at the completion of the current tenure – starting 2015. The allegation was made today by the …

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