Nigerian Police Unveils Korede Bello As Youth Ambassador

By Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – One of Nigeria’s popular artistes, Korede Bello has been unveiled as the First Nigerian Police Youth Ambassador by the Nigeria police. Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Solomon E. Arase, while unveiling the Police Youth Ambassador and also an anti-crime jingles recently, said, the youths are critical elements in fighting crimes in […]

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New APC Faction Emerged In Northern Nigeria, Describes Governor Policies as Anti-People

By Veronica Bazim Kaduna (Nigeria) – A new faction of the All Progressive Congress (APC) party have emerged in Kaduna State known as ‘True’ All Progressive Congress, and has described the Nasir El-Rufai government of Kaduna state as government running anti-people policies – a continued cause of hardship as well as poverty in the state. […]

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Nigeria: Northern Government Partners Israeli Institute To Boost Irrigation Farming

Kano state government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Galilee National Management Institute of Israel on water resource management to boost irrigation farming in the state. Spokesperson of the Kano State governor, Halilu Ibrahim Dantiye, in a statement explained that shortly after signing the MOU, the Kano state Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje noted […]

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REJOINDER: RE – ‘ARASE, POLICE BRUTALITY STAINING YOUR TENURE’

The attention of the Force leadership has been drawn to an editorial on the above title as published in the Punch Newspaper of November 24, 2015. Much as it is acknowledged that the Editorial Board of the Punch Newspaper remains at legal liberty to express its opinion, concerns on the integrity, motivation and intent of […]

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Recall Process Of Anti – Social Media Senator Commences In Northern Nigeria

Kaduna (Nigeria) — A process to recall the senator who initiated move for criminalising use of social media has commenced in his Zamfara constituency. Senator Bala Ibn Na’Allah has proposed a bill in Nigerian senate to criminalise sharing of any ‘false’ information on social media that is not backed by a sworn court affidavit. Many […]

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Governorship Election: Nigerian Police Restrict Movements In Bayelsa And Kogi States

By Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) — Inspector General (IG) of Nigeria Police, Solomon Arase has ordered the restriction of movement against Saturday, day of the governorship election in Bayelsa state and supplementary election in Kogi. A statement by Police spokesperson, Olabisi Kolawole noted that the restriction is part of strategies designed to prevent electoral fraud […]

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Nigerian Governors Deny Plans Of Salary Cut

Abuja (Nigeria) — Governor Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara State, who is also Chairman of Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) Thursday denied plans by state governors to stop payment of N18,000 minimum wage to civil servants. The governors had last month indicated interest to cut down salaries of workers, or reduce staff strength due to revenue shortfall, […]

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Nigeria: NSCDC Arrests Eight Filling Station Managers, Two Tankers Over Fuel Diversion

By Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – Nigeria Security & Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Kaduna State Command has arrested eight filling stations Managers, and also sized two tankers for illegal diversion of petroleum product in the state metropolis. NSCDC State Commandant, Modu Bunu made this known while briefing journalists on the operational activities of the Command […]

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