Thursday, August 11, 2022

Emir of Zazzau

May 3, 2022

El-Rufai urges Kaduna residents back to farm to reduce hunger

The governor said his administration was working to tackle the incessant attacks on farmers by bandits.

Nasir El-Rufai
April 25, 2022

Kaduna CP assures residents of new tactics to end banditry

The new police commissioner gave this assurance during a familiarisation visit was to seek the collaboration of the traditional institution in the state.

Yekini Ayoku [Photo Credit: Pmnews]
January 31, 2022

Niger governor evacuated by helicopter as commuters are stuck on Abuja-Kaduna Expressway

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger was evacuated by a helicopter when his convoy was stuck in a gridlock on the Abuja-Kaduna highway on Sunday.

December 23, 2021

NHIS rolls out free health insurance scheme for Zaria residents in Kaduna

NHIS Executive Secretary Mohammed-Nasir Sambo said he was delighted to launch the scheme in his hometown.

NHIS Executive Secretary Mohammed-Nasir Sambo
November 2, 2021

ABU decries prevalence of snail fever disease among almajiris

Snail fever is a disease caused by infection with freshwater parasitic worms in certain tropical and subtropical countries.

Almajiri children used to tell the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: The Guardian Nigeria]
May 28, 2021

Youths attack Fulani settlement after bandits kill many in Southern Kaduna

The commissioner said Governor Nasir El-Rufai sent condolences to the families of those killed and all prayed for the repose of their souls.

El-rufai and bandits
April 19, 2021

In Buhari the Fulani died

It’s befuddling that Buhari still supports the traditional, outdated, unsustainable, unproductive and extremely dangerous itinerant method of the Fulani.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Herdsmen
October 7, 2020

Buhari, Atiku, Lawan congratulate Ahmed Bamalli as new Zazzau emir

The top Kaduna monarch was confirmed on Wednesday afternoon by Governor Nasir El-Rufai.

Ahmed Nuhu Bamali (Credit: Twitter)
October 7, 2020

El-Rufai names Ahmed Bamalli new Emir of Zazzau

Mr. Bamalli, a career diplomat and ambassador, replaces Shehu Idris, Zaria’s long-time emir who passed on on September 20 at 84.

Nasir el-rufai
September 25, 2020

I will decide next Emir of Zazzau: El-Rufai

In the race to replace late Shehu Idris are four princes from the four ruling houses of Katsinawa, Barebari, Mallawa and Sullubawa.