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PDP threatens legal action against Kano government over rally

The Peoples Democratic Party in Kano State has threatened to take legal action against the state government for allegedly using the police to stop its planned rally in Gaya scheduled for Saturday (today).

One dead, 8 injured in Jigawa after tyre burst

The Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) in Jigawa said on Sunday that one person died and eight others were injured in an accident on the Dutse-Gaya road.

Speaker Dogara mourns 21 Bauchi students killed in bus crash

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has expressed deep condolences to families and the people of Bauchi State over the death of 21 students in a road accident.

President Buhari mourns Muhammad Lugga, Mahmoon Baba Ahmed, 21 Bauchi students

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of the former chairman of the Bank of the North, Alhaji Muhammad Lugga, who died after a prolonged illness.

Kano bus crash: 21 students, 3 teachers buried

Funeral prayer for twenty one students and three teachers of Government Day Junior Secondary School, Misau, Bauchi state, who died in a ghastly automobile accident, was held in Misau, amidst sobs by parents and relations.

Twenty-two students, four teachers die in Kano bus accident

A fatal auto crash on Tuesday claimed the lives of 22 students and four of their teachers in Gaya local government of Kano state.

22 Bauchi students, driver die in auto crash

Twenty-Two students of Government Secondary School, Misau, in Bauchi State and their driver have died in an auto crash along Bauchi-Kano road on Tuesday.

22 secondary school students die in Kano bus crash

At least 22 secondary school students died on Tuesday in a road accident in Gaya local government area of Kano state, police have said.

Governor Ganduje urges herdsmen to relocate to Kano

The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, on Sunday called on all Fulani herdsmen in some parts of the country, especially in Benue and Taraba states, to relocate to Kano State.

Fire service rescues woman from pit latrine in Kano

The Kano State Fire Service on Monday said it successfully rescued a 48-year-old woman, Aisha Usman, after she accidentally fell into a collapsed pit latrine at her residence on Sunday.

Man allegedly poisons driver, robs him of car, other valuables

A Kano High Court on Wednesday remanded one Abubakar Ali, 48, in prison for allegedly poisoning one Ibrahim Adamu to death.

Adamawa Assembly removes deputy speaker, three others

The Adamawa House of Assembly on Monday impeached four of the principal officers, including the Deputy Speaker, Mr. Sunday Peter, and the Majority Leader, Mr. Musa Mahmud.

Buhari charges ECOWAS on safety of water transportation

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday charged members of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in charge of water transportation to provide adequate safety for the passengers who travel by water.

Bagudu seeks FG’s intervention on Kebbi-Niger Republic border roads

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has sought for the intervention of the Federal Government for the construction of Peka-Kamba road in the state linking Niger and Benin Republics to boost the economic activities of the areas.

Buhari urges ECOWAS to monitor water channels, boat operators

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) member states along water channels to provide adequate measures for the safety of the passengers plying water routes in the sub-region.

53 traders from Niger Republic die after boat mishap in Kebbi

The Chairman of the Bagudo Local Government Council in Kebbi, Alhaji Muhammad Zagga, confirmed on Thursday that no fewer than 53 traders were feared dead in a boat mishap on River Niger in Bagudo, Kebbi.

53 traders die in Kebbi boat accident

No fewer than 53 traders were feared dead in a boat accident on River Niger in Bagudo, Kebbi State.

43 drown, 57 missing in Kebbi boat mishap

Rescue operators have recovered 43 dead bodies of traders drowned when the boat they were traveling in capsized at a village, at Lolo area of Bagudo Local Government Area of Kebbi State, on Thursday.

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