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10 arrested, four injured as political thugs clash in Jigawa

The Police in Jigawa State said they have arrested 10 suspected political thugs for fighting after a political gathering in Gwaram Local Government Area of the state.
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RIFAN: Flood destroys over 100,000 hectares of rice farms in Jigawa

Alhaji Adamu Maigoro, Chairman, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Jigawa Chapter, on Friday said the recent flooding in the state destroyed over 100,000 hectares of rice farms.

Police parade four suspected armed robbers in Jigawa

Police in Jigawa State said they have arrested four suspected armed robbers believed to have been terrorising residents of Gwaram Local Government Area of the state.
Suleiman Abba

Suleiman Abba: I am not new in politics

Suleiman Abba, a former Inspector General of Police (IGP), has described himself as not a new comer in politics saying he is not new in politics.

Gas explosion kills three children, injures two in Jigawa

No fewer than three children have died in Sara Village in Gwaram LGA of Jigawa, following a cooking gas cylinder explosion.
IGP Suleiman Abba

Ex-IGP: Nigeria needs more of community policing now

Former Inspector-General of Police, Mr Suleiman Abba, said on Sunday that for Nigeria to drastically reduce crime and terrorist activities, she urgently needed to encourage more community Policing.
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Farming activities resume in Jigawa

Farming activities in the 2018 rainy season have started in most of the local government areas of Jigawa, investigations by have revealed.

Suspected herdsmen kill seven persons in fresh Plateau attack

No fewer than seven persons have been killed in a fresh attack by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen in a relaxation centre at Nding community of Barkin-Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State.

Police confirm two dead in Plateau mining collapse

The Police Command in Plateau has confirmed the death of two persons in a mining collapse which occurred in Wase Local Government Area of the state.

Police seize senator’s car, cash gifts over party crisis

The police on Sunday in Dutse, Jigawa State, seized materials including vehicles and N1,165,000 in cash a senator arranged for distribution to supporters of his party.

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.

15 killed in road accident in Jigawa

At least 15 people were on Saturday evening killed when a truck loaded with sand collided with a car.

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.

Jigawa govt prepares abattoirs for wholesome meat circulation

The Jigawa State Ministry of Agriculture said it has taken measures to check the circulation of unwholesome meat and keep the 20 abattoirs in the state free from infections.

Death toll in Borno cholera outbreak hits 61

The Borno state ministry of health says it had recorded 5,281 suspected cases of cholera as at October 31.

Jigawa gov vow deals with public health saboteurs

Governor Muhammadu Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State has vowed to deal with anybody that was involved in the present decaying of some public hospitals in the state.

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A mild drama occurred on Sunday when the All Progressives Congress (APC) Deputy Governorship candidate in Kwara, Mr Kayode Alabi, visited Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Gaa Akanbi, to seek spiritual guidance.
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Boko Haram launches attacks in Borno, Yobe

Boko Haram insurgents on Saturday carried out coordinated attacks in different parts of North-east Nigeria, specifically targetting military locations.

Election postponement: Governor Okorocha urges Nigerians to be patriotic

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors’ Forum and Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, has enjoined Nigerians to show patriotism over the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections earlier scheduled to hold Saturday, February 16.
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Cardiff City considering legal action against Nantes over Emiliano Sala ‘negligence’

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Election postponement: INEC retrieves sensitive materials from Plateau local councils

Following the shift in the date for the conduct of the general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Plateau has retrieved all sensitive materials earlier distributed to the 17 local government areas of the state.