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    Why Kaduna Abandoned School Feeding Programme – el-Rufai

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    Kaduna State Governor Malam Nasir El-Rufai, in this interview with select journalists, shed light on the ban of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Southern Kaduna killings, and his administration’s efforts to reposition the state.MIDAT JOSEPH was there for LEADERSHIP Sunday. Can you give a rundown of the implementation of this year’s budget? Our budget implementation…

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    Foreigners Behind Southern Kaduna Massacre – el-Rufai

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    Kaduna State governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai has absolved Nigerian Fulani cattle herders of culpability in the recurring massacre in the southern part of the state, stating rather that the banditry against the southern people of his state are committed by herdsmen from Niger, Cameroon, Chad, Mali and Senegal. Speaking to select media men in the…

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  • 22 Suspects Arrested For Vandalising Kaduna Solar Panel Street Lights

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    Security agencies in Kaduna have arrested 22 suspects for vandalising and stealing solar street lights installed by the Kaduna State Government. Samuel Aruwan, spokesman to Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai disclosed on Wednesday that 19 out of the 22 suspects have been charged to court. Aruwan, further reiterated the state government’s commitment to prosecute anyone found vandalizing or stealing public properties, he stated that,”…security operatives have arrested 22 suspects for vandalizing and stealing of Solar StreetLights. Scrap Iron Scavengers fixed by the…

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    Anti Graft War: PMB To Sign Order On Transparency

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    Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN yesterday said that President Muhammadu Buhari will soon sign an executive order on  transparency and efficiency in government. This, he said is part of the President Buhari’s efforts to entrench his fight against corruption in the country. The Minister who made this known…

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    Army/Shiite Clash: Falana Demands Prosecution Of Killer Soldiers

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    A constitutional lawyer and human rights activist, Mr. Femi Falana, SAN, has written the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami (SAN), demanding for the immediate prosecution of military officers and armed soldiers that allegedly killed about 347 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) also known as Shiite in Zaria, December last year….

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    How Cash Crunch Marred Sallah Celebration

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    Eid-El-Fitri is usually a day celebrated with pomp and pageantry especially in view of the fact that it is the first day that Muslims unwind after going through the rigours of observing the month-long Ramadan fasting. Muazu Elazeh (Katsina), Sam Egwu (Lokoja), Joshua Dada (Osun), Alo Abiola (Ado Ekiti), Patrick Ochoga (Benin City), Yahya Sarki,…

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    North-east Liberation, Sign Of Good Things To Come – Bauchi Gov

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    Bauchi State governor, Alhaji Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar yesterday praised President Muhammadu Buhari led administration for liberating the North-east from the control of Boko Haram sect. He said, liberating the North-east from the Boko Haram sect in less than one year is the greatest achievement of President Muhammadu Buhari, adding that Nigerians can now sleep with…

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    el-Rufai Donates Cash To Christian Stabbed For Not Fasting

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    Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai yesterday present ed an undisclosed amount to Francis Emmanuel Olokpo, 41, who was attacked and stabbed by Muslim youths for eating during fasting period. el-Rufai who had visited the victim at St. Gerald Hospital Wednesday morning, was at the hospital for the second time to donate money to the…

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    We’ll Soon Handover Kaduna Looters To EFCC – El-Rufai

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    Those who have embezzled money belonging to Kaduna State government in the past will soon face the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Governor Nasir el-Rufai has declared. The governor said the state government will hand over the case files of all looters as soon as EFCC resume operations in their newly acquired Kaduna office….

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