Latest Stories in Katsina

 

2-yr-old dies after stepmother bathes him with hot water

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—A housewife, who allegedly bathed her two-year-old step-son, Ahmed, with hot water that led to his death in Yandaki town, Kaita Local Government Area of Katsina...

Mon Oct 16th, 2017     Read More →

PDP Chairmanship: Gbenga Daniel consults T. Y Danjuma

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As part of his consultations and campaign to be elected as the next National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Otunba Gbenga Daniel has visited, Gen. TY Danjuma...

Sun Oct 15th, 2017     Read More →

36 states share N173.8bn from federation account in September – Graphic Report

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The 36 states shared N173.8 billion from the Federation Account in September from the distributable revenue generated for the month. The breakdown was obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...

Sun Oct 15th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Don’t rule out automatic ticket for Buhari — APC

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The national leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, was, last night, trying to fend-off possible schisms in the party over the declaration by the South-West caucus that the 2019...

Sun Oct 15th, 2017     Read More →

Don’t be held hostage by history – Osinbajo

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By Olalekan Bilesanmi Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Saturday declared that Nigerians and Africans should not allow their history to hold them hostage. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo,...

Sat Oct 14th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Police officer killed as gunmen attack ex IGP, Coomassie’s home

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Unknown gunmen on Saturday night attacked residence of former Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Ahmadu Coomassie, leaving a police man attached to the house...

Sat Oct 14th, 2017     Read More →

Six investments that could make Nigeria GREAT AGAIN – Dike Chukwumerije

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Dike Chukwumerije is a Nigerian Spoken Word and Performance Poetry artist and an award winning author. Dike who studied Law and has published eight books to his name, is one of the sons of Late...

Sat Oct 14th, 2017     Read More →

President Buhari’s Midterm Report: CBN takes the cake

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Being a farmer himself, it was easy for president Muhamadu Buhari to spot the fact that the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN Anchor Borrowers Program has been making waves by having massive impact on...

Sat Oct 14th, 2017     Read More →

General Victor Malu: A life of spectacular ironies – Dr. Ugoji Egbujo

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Malu, the General, is dead. He won many battles but succumbed to diabetes at 70. Reputed for hard work and professionalism, Malu was the ideal soldier. He went into the Nigerian Defence Academy ...

Sat Oct 14th, 2017     Read More →

International Day of the Girl-Child: Kogi makes case for girl-child legislation, Chibok girls

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Borno State government, yesterday, said it will not hesitate to shut down any private school charging high fees and extorting students and parents. The government also said it was giving priority...

Thu Oct 12th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Reps ask NGF to disregard Senate report on constitution amendment

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—As govs meet lower chamber next week By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE House of Representatives has told the Nigeria Governors Forum to disregard the presentation made by the senate...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

NAWOJ mobilises Katsina women to tackle rising rape cases

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The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) in Katsina State, has commenced a state-wide campaign to sensitise women on protective measures against rape. Hajiya Hauwa Yalladan, the NAWOJ...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

Baru/Kachikwu: Rep calls for investigative c’ttee

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Deputy Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Petroleum Resources, Downstream, Hon. Danlami Mohammed Kurfi, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to sanitise the oil and gas...

Wed Oct 11th, 2017     Read More →

W/Bank releases N30m to Kaduna School with 22,000 pupils

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The World Bank has ordered the immediate release of N30 million to improve teaching and learning facilities at a UBE Primary School with 22, 2400 pupils in Rigasa, a suburb of Kaduna. A...

Tue Oct 10th, 2017     Read More →

Ex-Chief of Army Staff, Gen Victor Malu, dies @ 70

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By Peter Duru & Johnbosco Agbakwuru MAKURDI—Former Chief of Army Staff under former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration, Lieutenant General Victor Malu, is dead. Vanguard...

Tue Oct 10th, 2017     Read More →