Latest Stories in Jigawa


20 Kano LGAs at high risk of flood – NEMA


The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has warned that 20 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Kano State would experience flooding in 2020. PHOTO: Twitter The National Emergency Management...

Wed Aug 12th, 2020     Read More →

Nigerien forces kill four Libyan arm suppliers en route Nigeria


About four terrorist arm suppliers on their way to Nigeria have been killed by officials of Niger Republic army, The Guardian learnt. The Libyan arm suppliers were intercepted before reaching the...

Mon Aug 10th, 2020     Read More →

FG spends N14bn on CCT, school feeding in Jigawa within 29 months


The Federal Government has, in 16 cycles’ disbursement, spent N9.074billion on Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) and another N5.178billion on School Feeding Programme from inception in 2017...

Sat Aug 8th, 2020     Read More →

Unhinging public service from culture of making wrong practices the norm


In the absence of the driver’s seat platforms of my previous public service reform leadership positions, having retired from the civil service, invitations to serve as facilitator at...

Mon Aug 3rd, 2020     Read More →

One year after, concessionaires yet to take-over 19 silos


• FG Loses N10.4b Yearly, Delay May Cause Food Crisis • Hampers Concessionaires’ Access To CBN’s Credit Facility To Mop Farm Produce One year after the 19 silo complexes...

Sun Aug 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria okays N8.64bn for Siemens electricity deal


PHOTO: TWITTER/PRESIDENCY Nigeria’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting has ratified President Mohammadu Buhari’s anticipatory approval for the release of a total of...

Wed Jul 29th, 2020     Read More →

Dutse monarch wants to lift Jigawa youths through golf


Emir of Dutse, Alhaji Nuhu Sanusi, is a firm advocate for youth empowerment. The royal father, an ardent golfer, believes that if given the enabling environment, Nigerian youths can lift the...

Fri Jul 24th, 2020     Read More →

Senate okays Debo Adesina, 39 others as ambassadors


The Senate yesterday confirmed the appointment of The Guardian’s former editor, Mr. Debo Adesina and 39 others as non-career ambassadors-designate. The upper legislative chamber also...

Thu Jul 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Senate clears ex-Guardian editor, 39 others as ambassador-designate


The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Debo Adesina, a former editor of The Guardian and 39 others non-career Ambassadors-designate nominated by President Muhammadu Buhari. It also...

Wed Jul 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Eid-el-Kabir celebrations banned in Kano, Jigawa


The Kano State Government on Wednesday placed a ban on public celebrations of the upcoming Eid-el-Kabir to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the state. The ban was disclosed by the commissioner of...

Wed Jul 22nd, 2020     Read More →

FG loses N10.4b yearly to stalled silos concession


• Delay Threatens Dreams Of Averting Imminent Food Crisis • Hampers Concessionaires’ Access To CBN’s Credit Facility To Mop Farm Produce About N10.4b yearly concession fee...

Sun Jul 19th, 2020     Read More →

NSCDC secures 67 convictions in Jigawa


NSCDC PHOTO:Twitter The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) in Jigawa, says it has secured 67 convictions out of the 97 criminal cases recorded in the state in the past six...

Thu Jul 16th, 2020     Read More →

12-year-old boy allegedly defiles four brothers in Jigawa


A 12-year-old boy, Abdulkareem Mu’azu, has been arrested for allegedly defiling four brothers at Sabon Gari quarters in Kiyawa Local Government Area of Jigawa State. The incident was...

Tue Jul 14th, 2020     Read More →

Education minister meets NCDC, stakeholders on safe re-openning of schools


The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has held a consultative meeting with the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), state commissioners of education, vice-chancellors and key stakeholders...

Mon Jul 13th, 2020     Read More →

Minister directs power contractors back to sites


The Minister of Power, Mr Sale Mamman, has directed contractors handling power projects across the country to return to sites as COVID-19 lockdown by the Federal Government is being relaxed...

Sun Jul 12th, 2020     Read More →