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Kaduna Central: Nine PDP witnesses testify as tribunal adjourns siting

A judge, A.H. Suleiman, Chairman, National and State Assembly Election Petition Tribunal, has fixed May 25 to take more witnesses in the petition of Lawal Adamu, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for Kaduna Central senatorial seat.

Court remands woman for calling neighbour ‘prostitute’

A Sharia Court in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, on Tuesday ordered that a woman, Karima Hama, be remanded in prison for calling her neighbour a “prostitute”.
A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Court orders woman to pay back N500 bride price

A Sharia Court I sitting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, on Tuesday ordered a 39-year-old woman, Esther Morris, to pay back her estranged husband, Tajudden Musa, 46, N500 paid as bride price.

Katsina Emir urges President Buhari to tackle insecurity first before other programmes

The Emir of Katsina Abdulmumini Kabir Usman yesterday told the Minister of Agriculture Audu Ogbe to inform President Muhammadu Buhari to tackle the problems of insecurity ahead of his other programmes.

How gunmen abducted President Buhari’s in-law in Daura

A senior traditional title holder in Daura Emirate Council in Katsina State, Alhaji Musa Umar Uba, was abducted by four gunmen who stormed his residence in the ancient city last night.
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Man in custody for absconding with daughter while on trial

A Sharia Court II sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna, on Wednesday ordered that a local barber, Harisu Wanzam, be remanded in prison for absconding with his daughter while on trial.

Two women jailed for improper dressing

A Sharia Court II, sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna, yesterday sentenced 20-year-old Farida Taofiq, and Raihana Abbas, to two months in prison each for wearing skimpy dresses.

Court sentences two women to prison for wearing skimpy dresses

A Shari’a Court II, sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna on Tuesday sentenced 20-year-old Farida Taofiq and Raihana Abbas to two months in prison each for wearing skimpy dresses.

Man drags widow to court over late husband’s N210, 000 debt

A 46-year-old man, Uma Emeka, on Tuesday, dragged a widow before a Sharia Court II, sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, over N210,000 debt.

Divorcee drags ex-husband to court, says she may be pregnant

A divorcee, Aisha Lawal, on Thursday, dragged her husband before a Sharia Court II siting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, saying she may pregnant.

Woman drags neighbour to court for alleged assault

A mother of two, Firdausi Aminu, on Monday, dragged one Asiya Abubakar, her neighbour to a Sharia Court I, sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna for assault and threat to kill her.

Nine-year-old boy, three others in court over assault

A nine-year-old boy Abdulrahman Isah of Gwandu road Kaduna on Tuesday appeared before Sharia Court II at Magajin Gari, Kaduna along with three others over alleged assault.

Ex-husband to pay N15,000, court terminates 1-year-old marriage

A Sharia Court ll, siting in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, on Thursday dissolved a one-year-old marriage between a pregnant woman, Fatima Salisu, 24, and Jibril Umar, over irreconcilable difference.

Woman prays court to grant her custody of 20-month-old baby

A 32-year-old woman, Rashida Baba, on Wednesday prayed a Kaduna State Sharia Court ll, siting in Magajin Gari, for custody of her 20-month-old baby boy, who lives with her estranged husband.

Woman drags ex-husband to court over pregnancy

A 28-year-old divorcee, Bilkisu Aminu, has dragged her ex-husband, Muhammad Jibril, to a Sharia Court sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna over his denial of her pregnancy.

Man rejects wife’s pregnancy, says ‘we didn’t have sex for two of our three-month...

A 28-year-old divorcee, Bilkisu Aminu has dragged her ex-husband, Muhammad Jibril, to a Sharia Court sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna State over his denial of her pregnancy.

Pregnant woman drags husband to court to know status of union

A 24-year-old pregnant woman, Fatima Salisu, on Thursday dragged her husband, Jibril Umar, before a Sharia court ll sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna, to know the status of their union.
Staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) confirm ballot papers for house of representatives during the electoral preparation at a local office of INEC in Port Harcourt, southern Nigeria, on February 22, 2019, a day before postponed voting day.Yasuyoshi CHIBA / AFP

Supplementary elections: Chaos in Sokoto as party bigwigs clash at polling units

Some notable party Chieftains have engaged in popularity supremacy at Magajin Gari ward ‘B’ Shiyyar Danfarijo polling unit 005 and 009, where supplementary polls are taking place.

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been accused of making a “political statement” in missing the Europa League final, with Azerbaijan’s UK ambassador claiming the Arsenal forward had the necessary assurances to travel to Baku.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan accused of making ‘political statement’ in missing Europa League final with Arsenal

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President Buhari summons Governor Masari over killings in Katsina

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday summoned Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katisna State over rising killings by armed bandits in the state.
Nigeria forward Alex Iwobi has admitted that Arsenal were fortunate to score against Huddersfield despite their watertight defence.

Alex Iwobi: I hope Tottenham loses Champions League final to Liverpool

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NEMA receives another 195 Nigerians from Libya

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has received another batch of 195 stranded Nigerians from Libya.
The quantum of investment in the Nigerian economy by Chinese companies has hit $20bn, the President, China Chambers of Commerce in Nigeria, Mr Ye Shuijin, has disclosed.

CCCN: Chinese companies’ investments in Nigeria hit $20 billion

The quantum of investment in the Nigerian economy by Chinese companies has hit $20bn, the President, China Chambers of Commerce in Nigeria, Mr Ye Shuijin, has disclosed.