Tag: el rufai

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 18, 2016

Governor El-Rufai begins feeding of school children (PHOTOS)

In line with his promise during the campaign that led up to the governorship election of 2015 in Kaduna state, ...

Ada IgboanugoOctober 22, 2015

Osinbajo, El-rufai, Koffi Anan, attend Energy Africa launch in London (PHOTOS)

Former Secretary-General of the United Nations, Koffi Anan, Vice president of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and Kaduna state governor Mallam Nasir ...

Janeth JOctober 21, 2015

El-Rufai didn’t say ‘die’… only said ‘climb the Kufena Hills and jump’

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has denied making the ‘climb a mountain and die’ comments that was widely credited to ...

Janeth JOctober 7, 2015

Fellow Nigerians, Presidency insists there’s no rift between Osinbajo, El-Rufai

Media aide of Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has reacted to the alleged discord between his principal and Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai. ...

Janeth JOctober 6, 2015

El-Rufai discovers N1.3 billion pension fraud in Kaduna state

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has announced that it has uncovered a pension racket that costs the state N1.3 ...

Janeth JOctober 4, 2015

‘El-Rufai is a lying favour seeker’ – Jonathan

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has described Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai, as a liar for alleging that he spent N64 billion ...

Janeth JOctober 2, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Why Buhari’s ministerial list is incomplete| Cleric, 70, gains freedom | Obama blasts US Congress | More stories

Could this be the reason Buhari sent 21 names to the Senate first? YNaija Another Boko Haram fuel dump uncovered ...

Janeth JOctober 1, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: El Rufai ‘insults’ Osinbajo | Buhari will be distracted by Minister gig | Judge withdraws from Saraki’s trial | More stories

Two men in NSA custody for arranging Nigerian visa for Lebanese terrorist. YNaija El Rufai ‘insults’ Osinbajo – déjà vu. ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 29, 2015

Opinion: Unholy Alliance, the Tinubu and El-Rufai partnership

Those who have been keenly watching the ongoing travails of the Nigerian Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, in the net ...

Janeth JSeptember 24, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: PDP ready to gain from Saraki’s misfortune | Oyegun explains why Bayelsa primary is rescheduled | Gbagi tells Saraki to resign | More stories

Falae: Farmers serve govt ultimatum, vow action against herdsmen. Premium Times How PDP reportedly plans to benefit from Saraki’s misfortune. ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 24, 2015

To prevent Boko Haram attack, El Rufai bans public Sallah celebration

Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai, has banned all forms of social gathering during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration. To ensure optimum ...

Janeth JSeptember 7, 2015

5 things Senator Shehu Sani has against Gov. El-Rufai

The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani, said the relationship between him and Governor of the state, Nasir El-Rufai, ...

Janeth JAugust 6, 2015

The exemplary El-Rufai allegedly ordered banks to close government accounts

Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir el-Rufai has directed banks handling the state government accounts to  close them and remit the ...

Janeth JJuly 29, 2015

Disabled person gets appointment in El-Rufai cabinet| appoints Special Assistant on persons with disability

It looks like Kaduna government and beggars in the state has met a compromise as Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir ...

Janeth JJuly 27, 2015

El Rufai sues ‘The Union’ over assets story (PHOTOS)

Kaduna state governor Nasir el-Rufai has signed the papers for the defamation case against ‘The Union’ newspaper. Newspapers had earlier ...

Janeth JJuly 16, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Tinubu celebrates PMB, El-Rufai fires 20 perm secs, Aregbesola replies petitions, More stories

DSS interrogates NNPC director over oil swap deal. Punch Anti-Saraki group seeks probe by police over forgery scandal. Leadership Tinubu, ...

Janeth JJuly 15, 2015

El Rufai retires 20 permanent secretaries

Governor of Kaduna state Nasir El Rufai has retired 20 permanent secretaries from the Kaduna state civil service and the ...

Janeth JJuly 7, 2015

Governor El-Rufai bans begging and hawking in Kaduna state

The Kaduna state government has announced measures to enhance security in the state after the Tuesday morning explosion in Zaria. ...

Janeth JJuly 2, 2015

Nasir El-Rufai declares his assets (UPDATED)

For a minute we didn’t believe the trending news that Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai allegedly declared his asset ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 30, 2015

This throwback photo of Nasir El-Rufai is everything

  Kaduna State governor, El-Rufai looked young and dashing in this throwback picture of him and his wife. Ada Igboanugo

Ada IgboanugoJune 23, 2015

El-Rufai finally defends decision to stop Ramadan gifts

Well a lot of people were really angry at the ‘change’. Gov. Nasiru El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State, on Tuesday reacted ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 22, 2015

The First Lady of Kaduna celebrates quiet indoor birthday with family

One of Nasir El Rufai’s wife and The First Lady of Kaduna, Hadiza El Rufai, turned 55-years-old recently. Here are ...

Kolapo OlapojuJune 18, 2015

Buhari makes first visit to hometown since becoming President (See Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari is presently in his hometown of Daura, in Katsina state. Buhari, who flew in from Kaduna, is making his first ...

Janeth JJune 3, 2015

El-Rufai dissolves parastatals, agencies, LGAs

Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has begun reshuffling government agencies in the state. El-Rufai has ordered the dissolution of all ...

Isime EseneMay 29, 2015

El-Rufai, Deputy intend to forfeit 50 per cent salary

by Ranti Joseph It seems some governors have finally decided to genuinely serve and lead as Governor of Kaduna state, ...

Janeth JApril 23, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: NNPC says why FG should remove oil subsidy, Jonathan/Buhari teams meet, El-Rufai sets up transition committee, and more

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Thursday called on the Federal Government to scrap the Petroleum Support Fund (PSF) otherwise ...

SolaApril 12, 2015

#ThatProudMoment when El-Rufai received the ‘golden call’ from Gov. Yero (PHOTO)

by Anike Jacobs Everyone seems to be adopting the ‘conceding call’ trend introduced by President Goodluck Jonathan weeks ago. Hours ...

SolaApril 12, 2015

#NigeriaDecides: What Kaduna guber results look like with 85 per cent votes counted (PHOTO)

by Anike Jacobs Former minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nasir El Rufai is leading the gubernatorial election held ...

SolaFebruary 16, 2015

I’ll enrol my children in public schools if elected governor – El-Rufai declares

by Anike Jacobs The gubernatorial candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State, Nasir el-Rufai, has promised to ensure ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 20, 2014

Opinion: Why GEJ, Sambo and @elrufai are joint sponsors of #BokoHaram

by Obinna Akukwe As far as I am concerned, Nigeria’s leader, Goodluck Jonathan, his Vice Namadi Sambo, former Army Chief ...

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