Sunday, August 25, 2019

Katsina government hails media over armed banditry, cattle rustling reports

By Agencies The Katsina State Government has commended the Nigerian media for what it described as the maturity with which they continue to handle the...

Banditry: Police foil attacks in Katsina villages

By Augustine Okezie Operatives of the Inspector General of Police’s ‘’Operation Puff Arder’’ on Friday foiled banditry attacks at Sabon Gari Baure and Baure villages in...

Police parade 13 suspects for rape, kidnapping, others

By Brendan Umoren NO fewer than 13 suspected criminals involved in rape, banditry, kidnapping, armed robbery and illegal possession of firearms were on Thursday...

Police repel bandits’ attack on two Katsina communities

By Abdulrasheed Bello Operatives of Operation Puff Adder in Katsina State on Friday morning reportedly repelled bandits who attacked Sabon Garin Baure and Baure villages...

NIPRD begins multi-billion dollar project to improve revenue across states

By Brendan Umoren The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) has initiated a multi-billion naira project that would improve the Internally Gen­erated Revenue...

Hajj: NAHCON confirms death of Katsina pilgrim

By Agencies The Chairman, Medical Committee, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Dr Ibrahim Kana, has confirmed the death of a female pilgrim from Katsina...

Hajj: Nigerian pilgrims go for free SIM cards

By Agencies Some Nigerian pilgrims in Madinah have been visiting telecommunication mobile outfits in the city for free SIM cards and to purchase recharge cards...

15 killed in gunmen attack on Katsina village

By Abdulrasheed Bello Fifteen people have been reportedly killed by gunmen following an attack on Zango village in Katsina State, north-west Nigeria. The armed men were...

Nigerian pilgrim dies in Saudi Arabia

By Agencies A female Nigerian pilgrim from Katsina State has died in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. The pilgrim died in her accommodation Tuesday morning, the head of...

Full list of President Buhari’s ministerial nominees

By Our Reporter 1. Dr. Ikechukwu Ogah (Abia) 2. Mohammed Musa Bello(Adamawa) 3. Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom) 4. Chris Ngige (Anambra) 5. Sharon Ikeazor (Anambra) 6. Adamu Adamu (Bauchi) 7. Ambassador...

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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...

FG declares Friday public holiday, excludes bankers

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