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Masari expressed concern over encroachment into grazing reserves in Katsina by influential people and farmers

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has expressed concern over the rampant cases of encroachment of cattle routes, grazing and forest reserves in the state. Masari spoke on Thursday in Katsina at the opening ceremony of a stakeholders’ meeting on the menace of “Forest Reserves/Cattle Routes Encroachment’’. “The state is currently experiencing indiscriminate convert of

Niger State Government has slashed down the price of Certificate Of Occupancy (C of O) from almost N200,000 to N15,000

  This is to encourage land owners who are interested in venturing into business to access loans from banks to make ease their dream. This will also add value and secure your property and should any interest be developed by the govt on your property, appropriate compensation will be paid. You’re advised to visit Niger

ASUU Strike Will Be Over in One  Week – Education Minister

Minister of Education says ASUU strike would be called off within a week, meets Senate Committee on Tertiary Education at NASS.  ASUU currently in a crucial meeting with the federal government team led by the Minister of Labour, Dr. Chris Ngige

Release El-zakzaky now or kill us all, protesting Shiites tell government

Members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have called on the Federal Government to release their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, or kill all of them.This followed the continued detention of the leader, who has not been freed, despite court orders that he should be released. The protesters blocked all the major highways in Kaduna metropolis,

Katsina Police command confirmed the arrest of herbalist who strangles day-old baby in Kafur LG

Katsina Police command confirmed the arrest of herbalist who strangles day-old baby in Kafur LG A herbalist, who strangled a newborn baby and threw the body into a pit latrine, has been apprehended by the police in Katsina State.Confirming the incident yesterday, spokesperson of the police command in the state, DSP Gambo Isah, said the

Kaduna Polytechnic Security Men locked Down The School as They Embark on Strike 

Kaduna state Polytechnic security guards locked down the school gates as they embark on an industrial strike today 17th August 2017. Inside Arewa learned that all the schools campus gate were closed and students are not allowed in to the school premises as all lectures had to be canceled at the time of filing this

‘Boko Haram slaughtered My dad, teacher and destroyed my school’ 8-year-old girl narrates her story

​UNICEF Nigeria Twitter handle shared this touching story of this young girl from Borno, who witnessed the killing of her father and teacher by Boko Haram terrorists: “Together with our parents, my five siblings and I were one happy family until Boko Haram attacked and overthrew our town,” says this 8-year-old girl, tears welling up

FG Failed ASUU, Adamu Adamu Admits

In a rare display of candour, the Federal Government has admitted breaching the agreement it reached with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) last year. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu told State House Correspondents at the post-Federal Executive Council meeting briefing at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, yesterday, that government failed to fulfil its own

Graphic Pictures: NYSC Corps Members Die in Road Accident in Zamfara 

Tragic day for two corps members returning from Zamfara state NYSC Orientation camp after their 21 days orientation exercise.  The two corps members involved in an accident in a commercial bus In Garo village along Zamfara to Kano express way, where they loss their lives.  Among the people that loss their lives includes Zamfara state

EFCC Gun Attack! Security Beefed Up for Magu, Mother, Family

Security has been strengthened for the Acting Chairman of the EFCC Mr. Ibrahim Magu and his family, including his aged mother. It was learnt that some strangers have been prowling Magu’s residence in Maiduguri. Some policemen have been deployed in Magu’s uncompleted bungalow in Karshi, Abuja. According to  a source who who pleaded not to be