Latest Stories in Katsina

 

Police arrest over 50 kidnappers, bandits terrorising major highways

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Kingsley Omonobi – Abuja Over 50 criminal elements comprising Kidnappers, bandits and armed robbers terrorizing Abuja-Kaduna-Katsina highways and Kaduna- Kano, and Abuja- Minna highways have...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Maternal, Infant mortality: Katsina to vaccinate over 800,000 child bearing women against MNTE

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By Bashir Bello Over 800,000 child bearing age women are expected to be vaccinated against Maternal Neonatal Tetanus Elimination, MNTE to reduce maternal and infant mortality rate in the Katsina...

Mon Oct 21st, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest cattle rustlers in Niger State, recover over N1m

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By Wole Mosadomi – Minna Niger State Police Command has arrested two cattle rustlers said to have been terrorising people of Kotonkoro Community and its environs in Mariga Local Government...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

FG sets aside $1.61bn for 24 hour power supply — TCN

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The Managing Director, Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), Alhaji Usman Gur says the Federal Government in collaboration with international donor agencies has set aside over 1.61 billion...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Is APC still the answer?

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By Dele Sobowale “A political party deserves the approbation of [Nigeria] only as it represents the ideals, the aspirations and the hopes of [Nigerians]. If it is anything else, it is merely...

Sun Oct 20th, 2019     Read More →

Shiite to FG: Our doors are open for dialogue without condition

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – The Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN otherwise known as Shiites says it doors are open for dialogue with the federal government without condition. The group said...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Rights of Almajiris will be protected, Programme manager assures

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Hajiya Zainab Magaji, the Programme Manager of Bi-Lingual Educational Programme in Nasarawa State says no rights of any Almajiri student will be trampled upon under the watch of the programme in...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

NORTH REACTS TO OIL DISCOVERY: South will no longer see us as parasites

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…It will balance wealth equation in Nigeria …It will encourage criminality like it did in Niger Delta …Militancy will surface in the north …Agriculture in the north may be...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Daura Rehab centre: We were sodomised, starved, tortured — Rescued inmates 

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…Theses atrocities have brought shame to us—Emir of Daura …We’ll not tolerate these atrocities——Police Commissioner vows By Bashir Bello Daura is the home town...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

TRIPLE TROUBLE: Under-nutrition, hidden hunger, overweight damaging children’s health

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By Sola Ogundipe In Nigeria, unhealthy diet is being driven by poverty, urbanisation, climate change and poor eating choices. MALNUTRITION: Newborns and pregnant women most at risk. An alarmingly...

Sat Oct 19th, 2019     Read More →

Nigerian clerics charged after pupils were found shackled in Islamic schools

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Two clerics have been charged following this week’s raids on private Islamic schools where men and young boys were being subjected to physical abuse, police in northern Nigeria say. One of...

Fri Oct 18th, 2019     Read More →

Unrepentant bandits attack Katsina village

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By Bashir Bello – Katsina Unknown gunmen and unrepentant bandits have invaded Kadobe village of Daddara Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina state and carted away cows and goats. The...

Fri Oct 18th, 2019     Read More →

Don’t spare recalcitrant bandits who breach peace dialogue initiative ― Masari

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By Bashir Bello, Katsina Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has told officers of the Nigerian Army not to spare recalcitrant bandits who failed or breach peace dialogue initiative in...

Fri Oct 18th, 2019     Read More →

Edo Specialist hospital wholly owned by govt, says Edo govt

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The Edo State Government has said that it wholly owns and manages the Edo Specialist Hospital, which is positioned to provide effective and efficient healthcare services to the people. In a...

Fri Oct 18th, 2019     Read More →