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President Buhari has lost control of governance – Senator Shehu Sani

Worried by the persistent killings in the last three months in the country, Senator Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central), Tuesday, lamented that the Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari has lost control of security, especially as it relates to protection of lives and property of Nigerians.

Senator Shehu Sani raises alarm over killings in Kaduna villages

A senator, Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central), has decried alleged killings by armed herdsmen and bandits going on in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State.Bello Dakingari

Gunmen kill 7 villagers, scores injured in Kaduna

Gunmen numbering about 50 have attacked Kaguru village in Birnin Gwari local government of Kaduna State, killing 7, while several others sustained varying degrees of injuries.

Police parade 13 suspected armed bandits

The Police Command in Niger says it has arrested 11 suspected armed bandits and two armed robbers terrorising Birnin Gwari and Tegina axis.

Killings: You have failed Nigerians – PDP Reps caucus tells President Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, caucus in the House of Representatives has condemned the continuous slaughtering of innocent Nigerians by herdsmen in the country.

JNI criticises CAN over statements on herdsmen violence

The Jama’atu Nasril Islam, JNI, has strongly criticised the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria over a statement by the latter’s spokesperson.

2019: Kaduna Central APC chairmen reject Senator Shehu Sani

The All Progressives Congress, APC, chairmen in the six local governments that make up Kaduna Central Senatorial district have declared their opposition to the 2019 re-election bid of Senator Shehu Sani.

Kaduna targets 422 remote areas for immunisation

The Kaduna State Primary Healthcare Development Agency says it will focus on hard-to-reach areas in 2018 in its total push to sustain vaccination in the state.

Kaduna targets 422 remote areas for vaccination

The Kaduna State Primary Healthcare Development Agency says it will focus on hard-to-reach areas in 2018 in its total push to sustain vaccination in the state.

This thing called ‘killer herdsman’

There is no denying what is obvious. Herdsmen have attacked rural communities in different parts of Nigeria. The attacks are often brutal; the attackers would surround a village in the dead of night, shoot indiscriminately and set fire to huts.

Police arrest suspected robber with fake dollars, marijuana in Katsina

A 28-year-old armed robbery suspect, Gambo Musa, has denied being an armed robber, saying that he only sold Indian hemp, some of which was found in his home.

President Buhari meets Senator Saraki, Rep Dogara in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday met, behind closed doors, with the Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, in the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

10 feared dead as suspected herdsmen attack Kaduna village

Ten persons were feared dead on Saturday as rampaging Fulani herdsmen attacked two villages in the Birnin-Gwari Local Government of Kaduna State.

Ten feared killed in fresh attacks in Kaduna

The Kaduna State police commissioner, Agyole Abeh, confirmed the attacks Saturday evening but said only four were killed and five injured.

UNICEF, NOA mobilises journalists to fight HIV in Kaduna

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the National Orientation Agency (NOA) have mobilised 43 journalists to check the increasing prevalence of HIV/AIDS among Adolescent and Young Persons (AYPs) in Kaduna State.

UNICEF spends N200m to tackle ‘HIV in adolescents concern’ in Kaduna

The officer in-charge of UNICEF Field Office, Kaduna, Dr Idris Baba, on Tuesday said the organisation has scaled up support to tackle high HIV prevalence among adolescents in seven local government areas of Kaduna State.

Less than 10% young people know their HIV status in Kaduna – UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Monday that less than 10 per cent of young people in Kaduna State knew their HIV status.

Police rescue kidnapped village head, three others

The police in Niger State on Saturday said they rescued Malam Haruna Gizo, the village head of Unguwan Gizo of Kagara Local Government Area of the state and three others from their abductors.

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