• FG Should Allocate 80% Contracts For North-east Rehabilitation To Armed Forces – Hon Zoro

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    Hon Sani Zoro represents Gagarawa/Gumel/Maigatari/ Suletankarkar Federal constituency of Jigawa State. He is also chairman, House Committee on Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). In this interview with Muhammad Zangina Kura, the lawmaker lamented the condition of IDP camps in Nigeria, and urged the need to co-opt Armed Forces in awarding contract for rebuilding North-east Nigerian Armed…

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  • Insecurity: 7 Communities Miss Polio Immunisation In Jigawa

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    It was confirmed that seven communities missed out in the just concluded polio immunisation exercise in Jigawa State. The state Executive Secretary Primary Health Care Board, Dr Kabiru Ibrahim revealed this while speaking to news men over the conduct of the exercise. He said the activities of kidnappers and other criminal and insecurity activities around…

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  • Jigawa Postpones LG Poll

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    Jigawa State Independent Electoral Commission has postponed the local government elections scheduled to take place in February until further notice. This was contained in a press statement signed by the commission’s chairman, Alhaji Sani Abdullahi and made available to LEADERSHIP in Dutse. The chairman expressed regret over the postponement and apologized to all stakeholders over…

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  • Why Jigawa Uses Goats For Women Empowerment

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    Traditionally in Hausa/Fulani culture if a girl is given out in marriage, her relatives would offer her a gift of livestock particularly goat or sheep which she would take to her matrimonial home as a token of empowerment as a house wife and a mother of tomorrow. However, if a boy is circumcised traditionally at…

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