Monday, February 6, 2023


February 5, 2023

Food Security: FG unveils tractor hiring scheme for farmers in Kaduna 

The tractors would be released to Manage Service Providers on loans for farmers to access under a hiring scheme.

Mohammad Abubakar
February 5, 2023

Insecurity: NYSC warns corpers against ‘unauthorised’ trips  

The DG warned that unauthorised journeys would attract sanctions as enshrined in the scheme’s acts.

National Youth Service Corps members and Director-General of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Yusha’u Ahmed
February 4, 2023

We received 1,003 Nigerian returnees from Libya, Niger Republic into Kano in 2022: NEMA

Of the 1,003 returnees received between April and December 2022, 665 were male adults, 113 female adults and 225 children.

Returnees used to illustrate the story
February 4, 2023

NDLEA arrests 100 suspects, seizes 4,891.715kg of illicit drug in Kaduna

Mr Alhaji said the 100 suspects arrested comprised 92 males and eight females.

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA)
February 3, 2023

Buhari holds closed-door meeting with APC governors on cash, fuel scarcity

The ongoing currency swap, fuel shortages in some parts of the country and their possible effects on the general elections might have been discussed at the meeting.

Buhari, Osinbajo and some Nigerian governors
February 2, 2023

Peter Obi stands no chance; Anambra votes ‘ll be swallowed by one Kaduna LG: Nasir El-Rufai

He dismissed the former Anambra governor as a “Nollywood actor” who cannot muster the winning numbers at the polls.

Governor Nasir El-Rufai and Peter Obi
February 2, 2023

Leather Institute boss promoting ban on ‘ponmo’ must not be sacked: Workers

Mr Okoh explained that within the two years of Mr Yakubu administration, he was able to introduce new research and training in leather science technology.

NILEST DG, Mohammed Yakubu
February 2, 2023

Troops dislodge bandits in Kaduna; rescue 30 victims: Army

Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army have dislodged bandits along Kaduna-Birnin Gwari road and rescued 30 kidnapped victims.

February 2, 2023

Kaduna businesses crumble as traders lament scarcity of naira notes: Report

Traders at Central Market in Kaduna have lamented the scarcity of the old and new naira notes, attributing it to the cause of low patronage in recent times.

Old Naira notes and new Naira notes
January 31, 2023

282 domestic violence cases recorded in Kaduna: NHRC

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) says it received 282 complaints about domestic violence in Kaduna in 2022.

Domestic violence