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The governor of Kaduna, Nasir El-Rufai, has made a huge revelation concerning the newly appointed teachers in the state as he stated that many of them could not write an acceptance letter after they were approved for the job.
The acting secretary of the APC in Kaduna state, Yahaya Baba Pate declared that Governor Malam Nasir El-Rufai will be re-elected in next year’s election without the support of Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi, Shehu Sani.
The Kano state governor, Dr Umar Abdullahi Ganduje made the remarks when he visited 150 young men and women sponsored by his administration for skills training at Peugeot Automobile of Nigeria (PAN) in Kaduna state.
A Kaduna-based Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Abubakar Mahmud Gumi, has called for the establishment of exclusive Muslims legions in the Nigerian military to fight Boko Haram in accordance with proper Islamic rules of engagement.
Security officers at Ahmadu Bello University on Monday, March 5, paraded two suspected kidnappers, allegedly terrorising the university community and its environs. The two suspects are identified as Sani, 25 and Musa, 30.
A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna state, Dr Ja’afaru Sa’ad, on Monday, March 5, urged Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i to reinstate the more than 4,000 districts and ward heads sacked by the state government.
The federal government has pledged to rebuild houses destroyed during herdsmen-farmers’ clashes in parts of Southern Kaduna, an official said on Monday, March 5. This follows the assessment of the Osinbajo-led committee.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on March 2, 2018, graduated the first set of in-house trained pilots for its Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), as part of the human capacity development initiatives of the current NAF leadership.
The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central senatorial district, Shehu Sani, has stated that he would support any effort at resolving the crisis rocking the Kaduna state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The abducted wife and child of the Voice of America (VOA) reporter, Malam Nasir Birnin-Yero, have regained freedom after the payment N2 million. The reported disclosed that his family members were released on Friday night.
The writer, Buchi Obichie, highlights the squabbles between the Kaduna Governor, Nasir El-Rufai and his political enemies – Senators Shehu Sani and Suleiman Hunkuyi; and likens the situation in the state to a comedy show.
The EFCC on Friday, 2nd March, 2018, arraigned a legal practitioner, Rose-Marie Iwezie, before Justice Tukur of the Kaduna State High Court on a one count charge of criminal breach of trust and conversion of funds.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai has said that he is not bothered about the second term in office, stressing that posterity will judge him on his ongoing efforts to transform the state. He added that the APC will be re-elected in 2019.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai on Wednesday, February 28, said the Peoples Democratic Party is dead as a brand and there is no viable opposition to the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress. He made this statement in Ilorin.
Houses were reportedly set ablaze by a mob in Kalla village near Kasuwar Magani in Kajuru local Government Area of Kaduna State on Tuesday evening. The incident occurred at about 5 p.m., according to residents.
No fewer than 1,000 shops and several vehicles have been reportedly burnt in the violent clash that occurred between Christian and Muslim youths in Kaduna on Monday, February 26, over girls, as the death toll allegedly rose to 12.
The Kaduna state senior special assistant to the governor on media and publicity Samuel Aruwan confirmed that the state police command arrested 18 persons in connection with a fresh violence that erupted in the state.
The senator representing Kaduna Central district, Shehu Sani on Tuesday, February 27, condemned the violence on Monday, February 26, which claimed seven lives in the state. He said The cause of the clash is still sketchy.
The Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) has assured all female aspirants for the Kaduna state local government election free forms to contest. The election has been scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 12, by the SIECON.
Many houses on Monday, February 26, were reportedly set on fire in an outbreak of violence in Kasuwan Magani, Kajuru local government area of Kaduna state. Kasuwan Magani is 31 kilometers away from Kaduna city.
The counsel to Senator Shehu Sani has accused the Kaduna state attorney general and commissioner for justice of professional misconduct in a case of N2 billion libel suit filed by Governor Nasir El-Rufai against his client.
National chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on Sunday, February 25, got a lifeline in the ongoing crisis rocking the party, as 20 governors on the party’s platform passed a vote of confidence.