• FG To Procure 20 Aircrafts For Aviation College

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    The federal government is to buy 20 aircraft to equip Nigeria College of Aviation Technology (NCAT) Zaria and make it a centre of excellence. Minister of State for Aviation, Mr. Hadi Sirika, confirmed in Abuja, yesterday, that NCAT had also taken delivery of a brand new Diamond DA24NG for training of its students, and plans…

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  • Troops Recover Large Cache Of Arms In Southern Kaduna

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    The recently launched Operation Harbin Kunama II by the Nigerian Army in Southern part of Kaduna State which  covered some forests in Bauchi, Kano and Plateau States has started to yield the desired result as troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army recovered large cache of arms and ammunition in Southern part of Kaduna State. In…

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  • Business Mogul Chanchangi Dies At 85

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    Kaduna-based business mogul, philanthropist and chairman Chanchangi Airlines, Alhaji Ahmadu Chanchangi is dead. He died at the age of 85 in the early hours of yesterday, precisely at about 6:25am, following a protracted illness. According to his in-law and former Kaduna South local government chairman, Alhaji Aminu Janadu, Chanchangi died along Kaduna-Abuja expressway, while he…

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  • Flight Relocation: Kaduna Airport Still In Full Operations

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    The commercial activities and airline operations were in full swing  at Kaduna International Airport despite the reopening of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Tuesday. Recall that,the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, was shut down for repairs on the runaway which lasted six weeks and its operations diverted to Kaduna. Our correspondent who visited Kaduna…

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  • Dogara Raises The Alarm Over Plot To Manipulate 2018 Census

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    Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, yesterday cautioned against the conduct of population census in 2018, saying the outcome of the exercise may become vulnerable to manipulation. He called on those clamouring for conduct of the census in 2018 to exercise patience till after the 2019 general elections when there would be no…

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  • Northern Govs,Royal Fathers And War Against Meningitis

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    Recently, the Northern governors and traditional rulers held an emergency stakeholders meeting in Kaduna with the Minister of Health and development partners to re-strategising on how to tame the cerebrospinal meningitis outbreak in the region. In this piece, MSUE AZA,writes on the soar of meningitis epidemic which  489 infected people as of last count have…

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  • Meningitis: Northern Govs, Traditional Rulers In Kaduna Emergency Meeting

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    Following the outbreak of meningitis,the Northern governors and traditional rulers on Tuesday held an emergency meeting with the Federal Ministry of Health and some international partners to strategise on how to end the epidemic in the region. Both Governors of Kaduna State,Mallam Nasir  El-Rufai and his Sokoto State counterpart, Aminu Tambuwal, have reaffirmed their commitments…

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  • NUJ,Civil Society To Train Hajj Information Managers

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    Nigeria Union of Journalists Kaduna State Council is organising a retreat on information system and media reportage for hajj information managers in partnership with the Independent Hajj Reporters. ‎In a statement signed by the Chairman of NUJ, Kaduna State council, Comrade Adamu Yusuf, and the National Coordinator of Independent Hajj Reporters, Ibrahim Muhammed, at the…

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  • Anglican Secretary General Backs El-rufai’s Peace Moves

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    The Secretary General,Anglican Communion Worldwide, and founder of Kaduna Centre for the Study of Christian Muslim Relations, Most Rev. Josiah Idowu-Fearon, at the weekend, supported Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s efforts to end violent conflict in  Kaduna State . Speaking at the graduation ceremony of Diploma and Certificate students of the Kaduna Centre for the Study of…

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