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By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria - In his avowed commitment to encourage media practitioners to shun any form of inducement and maintain ethics of the profession, the lawmaker who represented Kaduna Central senatorial district in the 8th National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani, has donated Fingerlings to a Kaduna based Journalist. According to the former lawmaker, the decision to donate the...
By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria - The Home Grown School Feeding Programme, (HGSFP), in Kaduna State is said to have astronomically increased school enrollments and retention of pupils in the State. This was disclosed by the State Team Lead of Save the Children International, (SCI), Tanko Muhammed, at a recent concluded 3-day training for members of Kaduna Social Protection Accountability Coalition, (KADSPAC)...
MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria - Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State on Wednesday flagged-off distribution of 71 ambulances and drugs worth N80m to 71 healthcare centres identified for a pilot programme aimed to increase access to public medical services by citizens. Zulum note that many women were having difficulties accessing drugs and healthcare facilities during delivery. He said his administration will ensure...
MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria - Borno Governor, Babagana Zulum, made a symbolic presentation of an alternative source of energy to firewood in form of gas cookers and wood-efficient stoves. He made the presentation on Tuesday at a flag-off of 1,000,000 tree planting campaign across the state in response to changing ecosystem and climate conditions. He expressed concern on desertification facing the State, stating that...
MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria - Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, on Wednesday presented a cheque of N20 million to the widow od late Col. Bako, who died as a result of the Boko Haram attack around Damboa. It would be recalled that Governor Zulum had announced State Government's donation of N20million during the burial of late Col. Bako on September 22, 2020...
MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria - Borno Governor, Babagana Zulum, on Tuesday received a presidential delegation consisting of ministers and other officials to commiserate on behalf of  President Muhammadu Buhari, the Government and people of Borno State over the demised of the emirs of Bama and Biu. The Minister of Education, Mal. Adamu Adamu, led the delegation, accompanied by the state Minister...
MAIDUGURI, North-East, Nigeria - Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum, on Tuesday announced a donation of a house and N20 million to the widow and orphans of late Colonel Dahiru Bako, who died from wounds sustained by Boko Haram. The insurgents had ambushed the Commander’s troop on Sunday morning. The late Colonel Bako was the Commander of 25 Task Force Brigade of...
  By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria - The Councilor representing Afaka Ward in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Honourable Auwal Mohammed, has called for sustained peaceful coexistence amongst the diverse people residents in the area. He made the call during a football match tagged: Peace Football Competition 2020, organized as part of activities to mark this year’s World Peace...
... Commiserates With Zazzau Emirate, Kaduna State Government By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria - Sports Writers' Association of Nigeria (SWAN), an affiliate of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Kaduna State Chapter, has expressed sadness over the demise of the Emir of Zazzau, His Royal Highness, Alhaji ( Dr) Shehu Idris, who died on Sunday at 84. In a condolence message...
By: Mayen Etim KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria - The Nigeria labour Congress, (NLC), Kaduna State on behalf of all it’s affiliate unions and workers says it has received with shock the news of the death of His Royal Highness, Dr.Idris, the Emir of Zazzau and Chairman of  Kaduna State Council of Chiefs, with total submission to the will of Allah. The Emir...