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Nasir el-Rufai: Kaduna violent communities to pay damaged levies

Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has on Tuesday, said communities have an obligation to keep the peace, report and expose criminal elements, stressing that government intends to encourage peace by vigorously enforcing the various provisions of the riots damage law of 1958.
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Selfish interests cause of rivalry between executive, legislature – lawmaker

A member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Sunday Katung (PDP-Zangon Kataf/Jaba), has said that selfish interest is the cause of perceived rivalry between the Executive and the Legislature.

COGEN: Kaduna teachers ‘eating food meant for pupils’

Connecting Gender for Development (COGEN), a non-governmental organisation, has alleged that teachers are taking part of the ration meant for pupils in some schools in Kaduna state.

The meaning of June 12

For the record, I did not vote on June 12, 1993. Not that I did not want to vote, but the situation conspired with the circumstances to disenfranchise me: I was out of Lagos. If I was in town, though, I would have voted for Chief MKO Abiola, the candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP).

Kaduna electoral commission reschedules election in three local councils

The Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (KADSIEC) has rescheduled election in Jaba, Kaura and Kajuru local government areas of the state.

Kaduna council polls: APC wins 12, PDP five local govts

The Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (SIECOM), on Monday, declared the local government elections results for Chikun as inconclusive, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

APC wins 16, PDP three in Kaduna council polls

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State has won 16 of the 23 local government chairmanship and councillor elections which held on Saturday while the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) won in three local governments.

Kaduna council poll: APC wins in Governor El-Rufai’s local government

Saleh Shu’aibu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has emerged the winner of Kaduna North Local Government at the just concluded polls, with a landslide.

Kaduna council poll: PDP wins Zango, APC wins 10 LGs

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has won the Chairmanship and Councillorship election in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

Kaduna PDP chairman hits back at Governor El-Rufai for cursing senators

Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State, Mr. Hassan Hyat, has hit back at Governor Nasir el-Rufai for cursing the three senators from the state.

5,558 APC members dump party for PDP in Kaduna

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State on Monday received no fewer than 5,558 All Progressives Congress members who defected to the party from across the 23 local government areas of the state.

Court quashes suspension of two Kaduna Assembly members

A Kaduna State High Court on Wednesday quashed the suspension of two members of Kaduna State House of Assembly, saying due process was not followed before their suspension.

Kaduna, IDB to spend N761.7 million on science, technology education

Kaduna State Government with support from Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is constructing six Science Secondary Schools at the cost of N761.7 million to promote science and technology education.

Police raise alarm over increasing rate of motorcycle theft in Kaduna

The Police has assured residents of Zonkwa in Zangon Kataf Local Government, Kaduna State that it was doing everything possible to halt frequent theft of motorcycles in the area.

Federal govt to rebuild destroyed houses in Southern Kaduna

The Federal Government has pledged to rebuild houses destroyed during herdsmen-farmers’ clashes in parts of Southern Kaduna, an official said on Monday.

Senator Danjuma La’ah rejects proposed cattle colonies

A lawmaker, Danjuma La'ah (PDP, Kaduna South) has rejected the Federal Government’s intention of creating cattle colonies in his senatorial district.

Kaduna monarch regains freedom from abductors

The Chief of Ikulu, Mr Yohanna Kukah, has been released by his abductors, the police confirmed on Thursday.

Bishop Kukah’s brother regains freedom

His Royal Highness Yohanna Kukah, younger brother to Bishop Hassan Kukah and paramount ruler of Ikulu Kingdom, has been freed by his abductors.

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