Latest Stories in Jigawa

 

NYSC redeploys 109 corps members from Jigawa

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One hundred and nine corps members posted to Jigawa in the Batch `A’ Stream have been redeployed to other states, according to Mr Michael Amolo, NYSC Coordinator in the state. Amolo...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

Sexuality education necessary, but not in schools — Stakeholders

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Stakeholders in the education sector in some states of the North West and North East have expressed divergent views on the teaching of Sexuality Education in schools and at home. In a survey...

Mon Aug 14th, 2017     Read More →

‘Injustice, fight over scarce resources, others are factors responsible for North-east conflict’

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Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) operating in the North-East say socio-economic and political factors are responsible for most of the conflicts experienced in the sub-region. In their responses...

Sat Aug 12th, 2017     Read More →

Jigawa spends N21.3bn Paris Club refund on contracts

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By Aliyu Dangida DUTSE—Jigawa State has announced that it used the released first and second tranches of Paris Club refund amounting to N21.3 billion for the payment of contractual...

Fri Aug 11th, 2017     Read More →

Northern group blames Kanu for anti Igbo song, says he is acting as if he is above the law

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By Ben Agande Kaduna – A Coalition for Northern Group has attributed alleged anti Igbo song in some parts of North to Nnamdi Kanu’s action which portrayed him as being above Nigerian...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

Police arrest 15 Jigawa students for clubbing alleged homosexual colleague to death

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The Police Command in Jigawa said it had arrested 15 students over the death of their colleague in Yankwashi Local Government Area of the state. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

Atiku Abubakar’s looming shadow

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By Ochereme Nnana AS we begin the homerun to 2019, many politicians are understandably hungry to be the next president of Nigeria. Only one appears to be doing so in a bold and emphatic manner:...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

11 drowned in rivers in Jigawa

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The Police Command in Jigawa said no fewer than eleven persons had drowned in various rivers in the state in the last one month. A statement issued by the spokesman of the command, SP Abdu...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

Northern leaders should restore pride to their people

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By Muyiwa Adetiba I don’t have to be a prophet or even a political analyst to venture who voted against the Devolution of Power in the National Assembly; just a bit of intuition and common...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Biafra: The Legal, Political, Economic, and Social Questions

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We know very well that the toad does not run in the daytime for nothing; if it is not after something, then something must be after it. Although Nigeria is not new to agitations of all kinds, the...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Group wants FG to approve draft national policy on IDPs

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Action Against Hunger, an international non-governmental organisation, has urged the Federal Government to pass the draft National Policy on Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to engender...

Wed Aug 2nd, 2017     Read More →

AGF, Abubakar Malami, summons EFCC, ICPC, others to national summit

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA — The Federal Government, yesterday, said it would convene a one-day national summit on justice, with a view to fashioning out a workable document in the justice...

Wed Aug 2nd, 2017     Read More →

Floods wreak havoc in Gombe

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By Vincent Ekhoragbon Gombe—No fewer than 22 persons, including a National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, member, have been killed and five others missing in different flood disasters across...

Tue Aug 1st, 2017     Read More →

FG projects paid for, not executed — ACE

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—A non- governmental organization, Alliance for Credible Elections, ACE, has tracked 182 federal capital projects captured in the 2015 federal budget, in Benue, Imo,...

Tue Aug 1st, 2017     Read More →

NiMet predicts thunderstorm, cloudy, rainy weather for Monday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted prospects of thunderstorms over the Central States in the morning hours on Monday. NiMet’s Weather Outlook released by its Central...

Sun Jul 30th, 2017     Read More →