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Kaduna residents groan over increasing prices of rice, others

Following the closure of the country’s land borders since August, residents of Kaduna State have continued to lament over the increasing prices of foodstuffs in the state.

Kaduna residents groan over increasing prices of local rice, foodstuffs

Following the shutdown of the country’s land borders since August, residents of Kaduna state have continued to lament over the increasing prices of foodstuffs in the market.

Police, Shi’ites clash in Bauchi

There was tension in Bauchi State as many scampered to safety when the Nigeria Police Force in the state clashed with members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria popularly known as Shi’ites.
Bala Muhammad

Bauchi gets N800 million from federal government to control flooding

Succour may soon come the way of flood victims in Bauchi State as President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate release of the sum of N800 million for flood rehabilitation in Jama’are Local Government Area of Bauchi State.

Beans price crashes in Katsina markets

The price of beans has crashed from N600 per measure to N200, following the arrival of newly harvested beans in markets in Katsina town, newsmen reports.
Arriving in Khartoum, Sudan, on Saturday to celebrate the signing of a power-sharing deal outlining the country’s transition to civilian rule. Ahmed Mustafa-Agence France-Presse — Getty Images

Crowds fill Khartoum’s streets to hail ‘new Sudan’

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Fire razes six shops in Kebbi central market

Fire has razed six shops at the side wings of Birnin Kebbi central market on Friday night.

31 shops, mosque burnt in Kaduna market fire

Traders in foodstuff at the Kaduna Central Market, Bakin Dogo, were on Wednesday left in shock and confusion by an early morning fire outbreak that consumed 31 shops along Birnin Kudu Road in the market.

Christmas: Prices of food items crash in Kaduna

As Christmas celebration draws nearer, prices of some food items have crashed while others were stable in the last one month in Kaduna metropolis.
Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, on Tuesday, commended over 3,000 youth traders at the city’s Central market for shunning violence during the recent unrest that claimed lives and property in some parts of the state.

Nasir el-Rufai hails Kaduna youth traders for shunning violence

Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, on Tuesday, commended over 3,000 youth traders at the city’s Central market for shunning violence during the recent unrest that claimed lives and property in some parts of the state.

Kaduna curfew: How trapped journalists survived on two loaves of bread

Journalists and civil servants, trapped by the imposition of an emergency 24-hour curfew by the Kaduna state government on Sunday, have recounted their ordeal.

Nasir el-Rufai: Why we imposed 24-hour curfew on Kaduna

The Kaduna State government on Sunday said the imposition of a 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis and environs was a preemptive measure to avert breakdown of law and order.
NAFDAC Director General Christianah Mojisola Adeyeye

NAFDAC warns Niger residents against sale, consumption of carbide-ripened fruits

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Thursday urged residents of Niger to stop selling, purchasing or consuming fruits that were artificially ripened with calcium carbide.
At least one policeman has been left dead after Shiites clashed with men of the Nigerians Police in Kaduna on Thursday

Shi’ites: We’re not responsible for Kaduna police officer’s death

The Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky led Shi’ites group, otherwise known as Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has denied responsibility for the killing of a Mobile Police Officer in Kaduna on Thursday, saying the police and some hired thugs were responsible for the act.

Traders blame high costs of food in Kaduna on fuel scarcity

Prices of food items have increased in the last one month in Kaduna metropolis, a check by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reveals.

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Border closure: Inflation will be moderate in three months – central bank chief

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