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    Kaduna Govt Declares IMN Insurgent Group

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    The Kaduna State government has technically declared the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) an insurgent group, following the release of the white paper on the report of the judicial commission of inquiry into the December 2015 clashes between the Army and  members of the movement in Zaria. The  commission which examined, among other issues, the…

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    Kaduna Govt Release White Paper Report On Army/Shia Clash

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    …To prosecute erring soldiers The Kaduna State Government on Monday released White Paper on the report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into the December 2015 clashes betweenthe Army and members of the Islamic Movement inNigeria (IMN) in Zaria. The Judicial Commission of Inquiry which examinedhad, among other issues, the immediate and remote causes of the clashes between the Nigerian Army and the outlawed IMN, submitted its report in July 2016. The white paper report…

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    Police Avert Plans To Attack Kaduna APC Secretariat, As Party Ratifies Senator Sani’s Suspension

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    Heavily armed police men on Sunday averted attack on secretariat of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Kaduna state chapter allegedly carried out by political thugs in Kaduna. According to Acting State Secretary of the APC,Yahaya Pate ,the hoodlums arrived the secretariat of the party along Ali Akilu Road at about 11:00am just as the…

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  • Kaduna Lawmakers Passes N214bn Budget Into Law Less than 60 Days

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    The Kaduna State house of Assemly yesterday passed the 2017 Budget into law three weeks earlier than it did last year. The lawmakers approved a total 2017 Budget size of N214.921 billion, up from the N172bn approved for 2016. This is made up of Recurrent expenditure of N83.46bn and capital spending ofN131.45 bn. The budget ratio is 61:39 in favour of capital. The state…

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    SON Raids Kaduna Market Over Counterfeit Products

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    Nigerians have been warned of the danger of using counterfeit shaving sticks as they are a means of throwing money down the drain as well as sources of skin related problems. Kaduna State coordinator, Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) Danlami Datti said in keeping with the mandate of ensuring that only quality products are sold…

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  • El-Rufai Mourns Al-Bashir, Says He Left A Big Vacuum

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    Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai on Tuesday paid tribute to seasoned journalist, Malam Abdulkareem Al-Bashir who passed away on Monday afternoon. El-Rufai, in a statement signed by his spokesperson, Samuel Aruwan, described Malam Al-Bashir as a thorough journalist who practiced journalism according to the best ethics. El-Rufai said Al-Bashir’s death has created a…

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  • Ondo Polls: NGF Congratulate Akeredolu, Commend Security Agencies

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    The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has congratulated the Ondo State governor-elect, Chief Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) over his victory at the Saturday’s governorship election. The NGF Chairman and Governor of Zamfara State, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari Abubakar also commended the security agencies and the voters for the peaceful and successful conduct…

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    Insecurity: El-Rufai To Buy Drones For Surveillance

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    Kaduna State deputy governor, Barnabas Yusuf Bantex, at the weekend  revealed that there are provisions in the 2017 budget for the acquisition of drones and other surveillance gear to boost  security in the state. Speaking at the launch of a child of destiny, a biography of Ufuwai  Bonet, the chief of Kagoro held at Fadan…

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    Former Minister, Bagudu Hirse Kidnapped In Kaduna

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    Details of how former minister of foreign affairs, Ambassador Bagudu Hirse was kidnapped by unknown gunmen in Kaduna State, yesterday, have emerged. Sources said the former minister, who was the governorship candidate of Labour Party (LP) in Plateau State, in the 2015 election, was taken away by the kidnappers after they fired gunshots to scare…

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