Latest News, Events and Happenings in Kaduna News.en-usCourt dissolves 5-year-old marriage, orders wife to refund N45,000 dowry Shari&rsquo;a Court II, sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna, on Thursday dissolved the union between Sani Ahmad and Maryam Aliyu over irreconcilable differences. The Judge, Malam Murtala Nasir also ordered the complainant to refund N45,000 dowry she r <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Police recover 273 rustled animals, arrest 7 suspects Kaduna State Police Command has recovered 273 animals rustled in Kajuru Council of the state and arrest seven persons in connection to the crime. Deputy Commissioner of Police Department of Finance and Administration DCP Onah Ambrose in a press sta <br>GuardianBestNairaThu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Gov. El-Rufai appoints 8 more aides Governorof Kaduna State, Nasir El-rufaiGov. Nasiru El-Rufai has appointed eight more aides including Ahmed Maiyaki, the spokesman of former Gov. Mukhtar Ramalan-Yero,A statement signed by Muyiwa Adekeye, Special Adviser to the Governor on <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Bayelsa qualify for National Division One Handball League Kaduna semifinals State has qualified for the semifinals of the on-going National Division One Handball League Kaduna, after drawing with Benue Buffalos 27-27 points yesterday.The Bayelsa team had earlier beaten Ogun, Kano and Benue, but they lost to Delta, b <br>GuardianBestNairaThu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Small-town Kaduna woman Rahane Lawal wins global award Lawal, a Nigerian health worker, was among the four recipients of the 2019 REACH Awards in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, for her role in Polio Global Eradication Initiative.Lawal, a mother of 10 children, has shown exceptional bravery and <br>GuardianBestNairaWed, 20 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Court orders flogging of two artisans who stole TV sets, laptops An Upper Sharia Court in Kaduna on Tuesday sentenced two artisans, Saminu Ahmed, 25 and Mohammed Isah, 23, to 10 strokes of the cane each for stealing two Television sets and two laptops.The Judge, Mustapha Umar, sentenced them after they pleade <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 20 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 How NITT can generate revenue, be buoyant, by chairman, Governing Council of the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology , Zaria, Olorogun John Onojeharho, has said the agency could revenue generate for the Federal Government and still remain financially independent. Describing the ins <br>GuardianBestNairaWed, 20 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Camel-riding gunmen kill six in Adamawa riding camels and horses killed six people in a village in northeast Nigeria, a region beset by Islamist attacks, police said on Sunday. &#8220;Armed bandits&#8221; launched a predawn attack on Thursday on Aljannaru, a village in Adamawa stat <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 18 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Woman drags businessman to court for alleged sodomy physically challenged mother, Latifa Umar, on Monday, dragged Rabiu Abdulrazak, a businessman to a Sharia court l sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna for allegedly having sex with her eight-year-old son.The complainant, who resides at Kano road area o <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 18 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 2 lecturers abducted in Kaduna escape from kidnappers den lecturers, Adamu Chonoko of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and Umar Chonoko of Kaduna Polytechnic, abducted 10 days ago in Kaduna, have escaped from their kidnappers&#8217; den.Spokesperson of Kebbi Indegenes Resident in Kaduna and Garkuwan Wakil <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 18 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 ‘Harsh environment, nepotism stifling engineering practice’ Joseph AkinteyeJoseph Akinteye is the Vice President, Nigerian Society of Engineers. In this interview with BERTRAM NWANNEKANMA, he spoke on the challenges of engineering practice in Nigeria and the government&rsquo;s non-challant attitude towards <br>GuardianBestNairaMon, 18 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Border Closure: Its unfair for smaller countries to sabotage Nigeria, says El-Rufai El-RufaiKaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has thrown his weight behind the Federal Government&rsquo;s closure of Nigeria&rsquo;s land borders, saying it is unfair for smaller countries to be sabotaging a big country like Nigeria.El-Rufai, who wa <br>GuardianBestNairaSat, 16 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Sen. Olujimi lauds judiciary for upholding justice Biodun Olujimi, , who was newly sworn in, has lauded Nigeria&rsquo;s judiciary for upholding the course of justice in the country.Olujimi gave the commendation on Friday during a visit by a delegation from Ekiti State to Vice P <br>GuardianBestNairaFri, 15 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Suspected cattle rustlers kill 4 in Kaura LG -Police Police Command in Kaduna state has confirmed the death of four persons allegedly killed by cattle rustlers at Marbar Agban in Kagoro Chiefdom in Kaura Local Government Area.The command`s Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo confirmed the in <br>GuardianBestNairaFri, 15 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100 Kogi indigenes in Kaduna fault FG’s release of N10b ahead of polls Professionals in Kaduna State says that the Federal Government has more explanations to make on the timing of its release of N10 billion to Governor Yahaya Bello few days before election day.&ldquo;There seems to be more to the issue of <br>GuardianBestNairaFri, 15 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0100