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KDSG reinstates 24-hour curfew

KDSG reinstates 24-hour curfew

Chris Steven, Abuja THE Kaduna State Government has reinstated a 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis and environs, Kasuwan Magani, Kajuru, Kateri and Kachia. The curfew is effective from 11am today, Friday, 26th October 2018 and will remain in force until further notice This is a necessary step to help maintain peace as we mourn the […]

Kaduna State Police Command Confirm Killing Of 55 People

Kaduna State Police Command Confirm Killing Of 55 People

Police have confirmed the killing of 55 people in the communal crisis that engulfed Kasuwan Magani in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna state. The State Commissioner of Police, Ahmad Abdur-Rahman, said that the police had arrested 22 suspects in connection with the mayhem on Thursday. He said anti-riot and conventional policemen as well as […]

CSOs laud Lalong for executing world-class projects in Plateau, knock Dalung

CSOs laud Lalong for executing world-class projects in Plateau, knock Dalung

Chris Steven, Abuja Following their recent tour of Plateau state for projects evaluation across the state, the Coalition for Monitoring Good Governance and Assessment in Nigeria, COMGAN, has returned with a verdict that Governor Simon Lalong-led administration in Plateau has delivered on its mandate on various projects. The group, comprising independent CSOs, observed that Governor […]

Benue to auction confiscated livestock

Benue to auction confiscated livestock

The Benue Government has directed its Ministry of Finance to appoint a registered Auctioneer to auction livestock confiscated in violation of the state Anti-Open Grazing Law 2017. The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Lawrence Onoja, disclosed this while briefing newsmen after the state Executive Council meeting on Thursday in Makurdi. Onoja said the livestock was confiscated […]

BREAKING: Police Arraign Six Herdsmen Allegedly Involved In Benue Killings

BREAKING: Police Arraign Six Herdsmen Allegedly Involved In Benue Killings

Chris Steven, Abuja The Benue State Police is currently arraigning six Fulani herdsmen allegedly involved in the killing of 19 farmers in Akor village of Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. The Channels reports that the suspects are being arraigned at a Chief Magistrate Court 1 sitting in Makurdi the state capital, before the […]

Group Commends Atiku over Stand on Restructuring

Group Commends Atiku over Stand on Restructuring

Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt A socio-political pressure group of professionals in Nigeria, The Nigerian Professionals for Progress, has commended former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, over what the group termed as “very principled, patriotic and nationalist stand on the issue of restructuring of Nigerian. The group who spoke yesterday in Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital, through […]

Osogbo-Born professionals mourn Senator Adeleke

Osogbo-Born professionals mourn Senator Adeleke

A group of professionals of Osogbo extraction at home and in diaspora under the aegis of ‘Osogbo Affairs’, have described the sudden death of the first Civilian Governor of State of Osun, late Alhaji Isiaka Adeleke, as a huge loss to the state and the nation. In a press statement issued by the group to […]

Southern Kaduna: CAN Says Security Agencies Not Doing Enough

Southern Kaduna: CAN Says Security Agencies Not Doing Enough

Chris Steven, Abuja The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN has attributed the continued killings in Southern Kaduna to the failure of security agencies to arrest and bring to book those responsible for the killings. The Christian umbrella body said the security operatives must wake up to their responsibilities noting that despite the curfew and the […]

Help Check Criminal Elements, el-Rufai Urges Northern Royal Fathers

Help Check Criminal Elements, el-Rufai Urges Northern Royal Fathers

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State, on Monday begged political, traditional and religious leaders in the country to be united in condemning the incessant killings and destruction of lives and properties in northern Nigeria under any guise. Addressing a meeting of traditional rulers from across the 19 states that make the old northern region, against […]

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