Wednesday, February 8, 2023


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 3, 2023

Sharia Court dissolves Asiya Ganduje’s 16-year-old marriage to Inuwa Uba 

The Sharia court ordered Ms Ganduje to return N50,000 paid as dowry by her husband Inuwa Uba.

Asiya Balaraba Ganduje and Husband
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 1, 2023

NLC kicks against upward review of remuneration for political officeholders

The NLC chairman urged the federal government to suspend the upward review of the remuneration package for now.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC)
January 31, 2023

NSCDC arrests 19 suspects, seals three illegal oil dump sites in Kano

The suspects were said to specialise in illegal hoarding of petroleum products to create artificial scarcity of petroleum products in the state.

Kano NSCDC Commandant, Adamu Idris-Zakari
January 30, 2023

Nigerians should be grateful; citizens of neighbouring countries eat once daily: Buhari

Under the Buhari regime, Nigeria has witnessed massive relocation of its citizens abroad for greener pasture.

Nigerians and Buhari
January 29, 2023

N3 million bribe collected from drug barons to serve as exhibit: NDLEA

He stated that the drugs were impounded in Plateau, Edo, Delta, Taraba, Kogi, Kano, Lagos and Adamawa.

NDLEA operatives
January 28, 2023

ADC candidate, NNPP supporters defect to APC in Kano

They defectors said that the APC was the party that would meet their expectations of good governance.

January 27, 2023

Kano court remands three suspected thugs over possession of illegal weapons

The police charged the suspects with criminal conspiracy; attempt to commit offence: to wit robbery, and being in possession of dangerous weapons.

January 27, 2023

Kano man gets 5 strokes of cane for stealing 4 mudus of dates

The convict trespassed into Mr Malama’s shop situated at Sabon Gari Market and stole four measures of dates worth N10,000.

Dates fruit