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Six killed as gunmen abduct Reps member’s children in Zamfara

The police in Zamfara State have confirmed the abduction of two children of Yahaya Chado, the member representing Maradun/Bakura Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Abuja.

Woman allegedly abandons newborn near football pitch in Jigawa

The Police in Jigawa have arrested a 25-year-old woman who reportedly dumped her newborn baby girl in Guri Local Government Area of the state.

Woman arrested for allegedly killing own baby in Jigawa

Police in Jigawa have arrested a married woman who allegedly killed a baby girl she got out of wedlock in the state.

Jigawa to engage 10,000 youths on rice production

Jigawa Government said about 10,000 youths in the state would be engaged in the cultivation of rice during the 2018 farming season.

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.

CCT: Fed govt disburses N229.6m to 22,926 poor, vulnerable in Jigawa

The Federal Government on Thursday said it had disbursed N229, 640,000 million to 22,962 women considered to be poor and vulnerable in Jigawa, under its Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT).

Jigawa govt releases N5m to care for windstorm victims

Executive Secretary, Jigawa State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Alhaji Yusuf Babura, says that the state government has released N5 million to support the victims of wind disaster in the state.

Eleven persons drowned in Jigawa river

The Police Command in Jigawa said no fewer than eleven persons had drowned in various rivers in the state in the last one month.

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