Sunday, October 20, 2019

Fulani herdsmen from Chad, Niger to benefit from livestock plan

By Olusola Adeoye Fulani herdsmen from Chad, Niger and other neighbouring countries will benefit from the National Livestock Transformation Plan, the Bauchi State Governor, Bala...

Outright ban of food importation will lead to inflation – Society

By Agencies The Soil Science Society of Nigeria (SSSN) says Federal Government’s outright banning of food importation will lead to inflation and further impoverish the...

Police recover N6 million from kidnappers

By Agencies The Niger State Police Commissioner, Usman Adamu, has disclosed that over six million naira have been recovered from kidnappers between June and August...

Hosting U-20 Women’s World Cup will boost Nigeria’s image, economy –...

By Muhyideen Jimoh Mr Olusade Adesola, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, has said that hosting the FIFA Women’s U-20 World Cup in...

Katsina issues deadline to ban unregistered tricycles, motorcycles

By TODAY The Katsina State Government, yesterday, issued an August 30, 2019 deadline to effect ban on unregistered tricycles and commercial motorcycles, popularly known...

Hajj: Two Katsina pilgrims pass on in Saudi Arabia

By Agencies The Katsina State Pilgrims Welfare Board, has announced the death of two female pilgrims from the state in Saudi Arabia. Malam Hassan Bindawa, an...

Police chief, eight governors meet in Katsina over insecurity

By Brendan Umoren The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, is leading a team of senior police officers to a meeting with some state governors as...

Suicide: Senate, others raise alarm, move against act

By Samson Atekojo Usman  The Deputy Senate leader, Prof. Ajayi Boroffice has called on all and sundry, including traditional and religious leaders, to take the fight...

Nigeria insists Boko Haram ‘defeated’ after 10-year insurgency

By Agencies  Nigeria’s presidency claimed Boko Haram’s 10-year-old insurgency had been “defeated” but admitted that international jihadists posed a growing threat. “The position of the Nigerian...

Price of tomatoes crashes by 75 per cent in Katisina market

By Shehu Danjuma Katsina, July 31, 2019 (NAN) The price of tomatoes at the Katsina tomato market has crashed by about 75 per cent due...

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Rivers United beats Katsina United to go third on NPFL Group A log

By Calista Jacob-Akpan Ossy Martins tenth minute penalty was enough to hand Rivers United a 1-0 win over visiting Katsina United in a rescheduled Matchday 3...

I don’t believe in rumour, I’ll wait for INEC result, says Buhari

By Augustine Ehikioya President Muhammadu Buhari would rather wait for the result that will be declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) rather than rely...

Nigeria has 15 million drug addicts’

By Augustine Okezie The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Drug Abuse, Brigadier Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa yesterday in Katsina declared that Nigeria has...

Handball federation’s ex-president passes on at 61

By News Agency of Nigeria The immediate past President of the Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN), Yusuf Dauda, died on Wednesday night at the age...

Katsina council disburses N1 million to indigent students

By News Agency of Nigeria The Sandamu Local Government in Katsina State has disbursed N1 million to 55 indigent students to encourage them to complete...