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Empowerment: Jigawa government distributes N57 million to 11,400 women

No fewer than 11,400 women have benefited from Jigawa Government’s N57 million grant to small scale business holders in the Northwest Senatorial District of the state.

Police: 4 die, 6 injured in Jigawa auto crashes

The Police in Jigawa on Wednesday said four persons, including two females, died in two different auto crashes involving APC campaign vehicles in Jahun and Guri Local Government Areas of the state.

Elections: PDP accuses APC, police of causing crisis, attacks

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation on Thursday accused the All Progressives Congress and the police of instigating crises and attacking its members.

Police disrupt PDP North West rally in Jigawa

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) North West rally scheduled to hold in Gumel was disrupted by heavily-armed policemen.

Jigawa Assembly passes state’s 2019 budget

Jigawa State House of Assembly, yesterday, passed into law the state’s 2019 appropriation bill covering the period of 1st January to 31st December 2019.
Muhammadu Badaru Jigawa

Jigawa approves N22.4 billion for regional, township roads

The Jigawa State Executive Council has approved the contracts of 18 road projects at the cost of N22,453,628,029.10.
Muhammadu Badaru Jigawa

Jigawa government spends N10 billion on road construction in four local councils

The Jigawa Commissioner for Works and Transport, Alhaji Aminu Usman, said on Tuesday that the state government had spent over N10 billion naira on road construction in Gumel Emirate.

Senate passes bills establishing federal polytechnics in Aba, Silame

The Senate on Tuesday in Abuja passed two bills establishing Federal polytechnics in Aba, Abia and Silame, Sokoto State.
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Woman leader drums support for SDP

Hajiya Balaraba Abdullahi, Social Democratic Party (SDP) Woman Leader in Jigawa, has appealed to women to support the party in the state.

Olushola Ogunnowo: NLO will use Division 3 to build upon past successes

The Chief Operating Officer of the Nationwide League One, Olushola Ogunnowo, has said that the league body will use the forthcoming Division 3 playoff to build upon the past successes recorded in both division 1 and 2 playoffs concluded recently across the Federation.

Six APC delegates die in Jigawa auto crash

Six delegate members of All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election for Jigawa Northeast Senatorial district died few hours after casting their vote.
The Jigawa Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is to depoy 285 of its staff to ensure free flow of traffic and carry out rescue operations in the state during the Eid-El-Kabir break.

Eid-el-Kabir: FRSC deploys 285 personnel in Jigawa

The Jigawa Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is to depoy 285 of its staff to ensure free flow of traffic and carry out rescue operations in the state during the Eid-El-Kabir break.

FRSC trains 140 volunteers on road traffic crashes reporting

The Federal Road Safety Corps, Jigawa Command, has trained 140 volunteers on Road Traffic Crashes reporting and prompt response to victims in the state.

2019: NGO trains 30 female aspirants in Jigawa

Women in Politics (WIP) a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has trained 30 female aspirants in Jigawa, on electoral process ahead of the 2019 election.

FRSC engages 137 post-crash volunteers in Jigawa

The Federal Road Safety Corps in Jigawa says it has engaged 137 persons as post-crash volunteers during road traffic crashes in the state.

13,000 candidates register for UTME in Jigawa

The Jigawa office of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Friday said it registered 13,000 candidates for 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in the state.

NDLEA arrests 6, recovers 1000kg of illicit drugs in Jigawa

The Jigawa Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Thursday said it arrested six suspected drug dealers and recovered 1000.64 kilograms of assorted illicit drugs.

Jigawa govt spends over N1.6bn on construction, renovation of hospitals – Zakari Umar

The Jigawa State government expanded over N836 million for renovation and provisions of working equipment of 12 hospitals across the state.

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