El-Rufai inaugurates poultry diseases diagnostic laboratory

Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna State, on Wednesday in Kaduna, inaugurated a complex called ‘Poultry Disease Diagnostic Laboratory’ to serve the 19 Northern States.

The diagnostic centre,…

Kano seeks partnership to revive cotton industry

The Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje, has expressed the willingness of the state to embrace public-private partnership (PPP) in efforts to revive the ailing cotton industry. Ganduje stated this at a workshop for financial journalists with theme: “The Role of Nigeria Banking Sector: Opportunities,…

Love and its Destiny Episode 12

Read the previous Episodes HERE Within a very short period of time Naseem became very wild, daga maganar aure? He's so much in to girls now and his friend Shamsu is behind it. (Show me your friends and I will tell you who…

Woman who sold her twins for N350,000 remanded in prison in Katsina State

A thirty-year-old woman, Salima Lawal, who was arrested by the police for allegedly attempting to sell her twins for N350,000, has been remanded in prison custody on the orders of Katsina Senior Magistrate Court 1. Lawal, who hails from Mararabar Kankara, in Malumfashi Local Council of the state, was…

Address health challenges that women face – Aisha Buhari urges stakeholders, privileged Nigerians

  Maternal and child mortality has been described as a serious health challenge, which requires support from all quarters before it can be tamed. This was made known by Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari at the commissioning of a new Maternity Complex built and equipped by the…

UNICEF Spends N200m On HIV In Kaduna

The United Nation Children Fund (UNICEF) said it has expended about two hundred million naira (N200, 000, 000) in its effort towards addressing cases of HIV/AIDs among adolescents in Kaduna State. The officer in-charge of UNICEF Field Office, Kaduna, Dr Idris Baba, who disclosed this also informed that…

El-Rufai Signs 2018 Budget Into Law

Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has signed the N216.55 billion, 2018 budget passed by the State House of Assembly into law. The budget is made up of N131.1 billion capital expenditure and N85.44 billion recurrent expenditure. El-Rufai signed the budget at a ceremony at the Government House in Kaduna…

Nigeria Escape World Cup Dismissal, Lose 3-Point Against Algeria

FIFA has sanctioned the Nigeria Football Federation for fielding an ineligible player in their World Cup qualifying encounter against Algeria, but it will not affect the country’s participation in Russia next year. The Super Eagles fielded right-back Abdullahi Shehu – who was on one-match suspension…

JAMB remits N3b more to Federation Account

Board warns UTME candidates against fake questions  The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has remitted additional N3.6 billion to the treasury, its Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, has said. He said the N5.2 billion earlier sent to the treasury was not the total…

Unknown gunmen invade Magu’s house, kill policeman

Unknown gunmen last night invaded the bungalow farmhouse of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu and killed a policeman. According to findings, the gunmen stormed the farmhouse in Karshi in the Federal Capital Territory at about 10pm Tuesday and…