Tag: kaduna

YNaijaJune 20, 2022

“Lunatics have taken over the asylum” – Peter Obi; Kaduna sacks 2,357 teachers for incompetency | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Oni vows to challenge outcome of Ekiti Election Kaduna sacks 2,357 teachers for failing competency test Terrorists attack churches, kill ...

YNaijaJune 1, 2022

Okada ban enforcement begins today; Bandits abduct students, travellers on Birnin-Gwari road | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

‘Boko Haram commander, deputy killed’ in Borno Court grants Okorocha ₦500m bail in alleged ₦2.9bn fraud suit Former police commissioner, ...

YNaijaMay 20, 2022

Lagos CP says most okada riders are criminals and have been seen with pistols; Buhari signs national health insurance bill into law | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Lekki Phase 1 residents seek permanent Okada ban El-Rufai seeks to wipe out communities on the Kaduna-Abuja highway ‘Most okada ...

YNaijaApril 6, 2022

PDP reportedly shuns zoning; Ondo Amotekun, Soldiers clash over arrest of 100 cows | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

*PDP reportedly shuns zoning, throws open party’s 2023 presidential ticket*Kano court sentences atheist to 24 years in prison*FG identifies over 1,500 civil servants with fake employment letters*Expert lists 3 reasons Kaduna is vulnerable to terrorists' attacks*Ondo Amotekun, Soldiers clash over arrest of 100 cows

Chinedu OkaforOctober 15, 2021

Glo brings Battle of the Year to Nigeria

The World’s biggest dance reality television show, Battle of the Year in Nigeria has officially been unveiled in Nigeria by ...

Ado AminuAugust 23, 2021

UN urges end to exploitation on Day for the Remembrance of Slave Trade, Ethiopia starts building local rival to Facebook | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Ethiopia starts building local rival to Facebook Ethiopia ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 16, 2021

2021 Heroes Award: Indomie Kick-off Nationwide Search for Extraordinary Children

–          To institute other award categories In line with its corporate social responsibility initiative to honour heroic Nigerian children, Dufil ...

Bernard DayoMay 4, 2021

Nigerians on Twitter are rallying for the rescue of abducted students of #GreenfieldUniversity

Nigeria’s security challenges have been mounting over the past month, and with more reports on kidnaps, banditry, and Islamic militancy ...

Ayọ̀délé ÌbíyẹmíOctober 29, 2020

The problem with the States’ handling of arrested ‘looters’

At the height of the #EndSARS protests, a lot of people from the ruling class were silent as they knew ...

Uroupa KiakubuSeptember 18, 2020

El-Rufai has passed a new rape law, but Nigerians are divided on the dicey issue of castrating rapists

Rape has become more a culture than a crime in Nigeria due to unwilling attitude to regard rape as it ...

Michael IsaacJuly 20, 2020

There’s a fresh report of killings in Kaduna and Nigerians have a lot to say about it

Nigeria projects itself as a country that prides itself on the freedom of worship – three major religious groups thrive ...

Edwin OkoloJune 24, 2020

Kaduna state has opened its borders as a refuge for 35,000 Almajiri

For the last 20 years, Northern Nigeria has debated, with minimal progress, on the fate of its Almajiri system and ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 10, 2020

Ahead of Easter; Rivers, Ondo declare ‘we are holier than the Pope’ | The #YNaijaCover

Some Coronavirus-hit states like Lagos and Abuja have been in total lockdown to mitigate the spread of the novel coronavirus, ...

Edwin OkoloOctober 10, 2019

Recent data on sexual assault in Kaduna is a warning that gendered violence is a national problem

As a Nigerian who is concerned about the rights of women and children, you never catch a break. In October ...

Bernard DayoJuly 26, 2019

The Big 5: Give us El-Zakzaky for treatment – Iran tells Nigeria; Boko Haram attacks Borno IDP camp | Other top stories

Here are the stories that you should be monitoring today: Police holding onto 15 corpses of our members – Shiites ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 25, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 25th of June

Follow the links to read our latest stories:   The Big 5: Court orders arrest of Innoson Motors chairman, others; ...

Bernard DayoApril 26, 2019

The Late 5: Three killed as Kaduna imposes curfew; Buhari donates $500,000, 350 electoral kits to Guinea-Bissau for election | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Three killed as Kaduna imposes curfew The Kaduna state government has imposed ...

Bernard DayoFebruary 28, 2019

This Nigerian pencil artist got the attention of Kevin Hart on Twitter and now he could be famous

Kevin Hart is in the news again, and this time he isn’t being problematic and insensitive because how can we ...

Bernard DayoFebruary 26, 2019

The Big 5: Buhari beats Atiku in Lagos with over 130,000 votes; APGA, PDP protest as Okorocha wins senatorial poll | Other top stories

Here are the stories you should be monitoring today: Buhari wins Niger President Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of the All ...

Bernard DayoFebruary 15, 2019

The Late 5: 66 killed in Kaduna on Election Eve; IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu calls off election boycott | Other top stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: 66 killed in Kaduna on Election Eve The Kaduna state government, Friday ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 21, 2018

The Late 5: El-Rufai imposes 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis; Atiku will give SGF slot to South West – Gbenga Daniel | More stories

These are the stories that drove conversation today. Following security breaches in some part of Kaduna, a statement has been ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 20, 2018

UPDATED: Shehu Sani dumps the APC

Following a long drawn battle with Kaduna Governor Nasir El-Rufai and the controversies that trailed the primaries of the All Progressives Congress ...

tosin adesinaSeptember 23, 2018

Governor El-Rufai is setting the pace on girl-child education

The Governor of Kaduna, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has set a new pace with his recent declaration of free education for ...

tosin adesinaAugust 7, 2018

Before Kaduna-Abuja rail line suffers failure of mismanagement

Passengers in their numbers on Sunday, August 5, 2018 were stranded at the Kaduna station of the newly commissioned Kaduna ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 10, 2018

The Big 5: Customs intercepts truck load of ammunition, Alleged killer of Ex-Deputy Governor’s daughter arrested and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Officers of the Nigeria Customs, Minna Area Command have intercepted an ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 22, 2018

The Late 5: Minister reveals why FG can’t secure Nigeria’s borders effectively, Super Eagles melts Iceland in dramatic World Cup encounter and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau has revealed that the close family ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 15, 2018

The Late 5: Three die in Aba as Soldiers and Police engage in shoot out, Egypt and Morocco lose opening games and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Three persons have been feared dead in Abia on Friday as personnel ...

tosin adesinaFebruary 22, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Nasir El-Rufai and his zero tolerance for opposition

The Kaduna Governor Mallam Nasir El-Rufai is not new to controversy as he has navigated a series of scandals while ...

AzeezJanuary 11, 2018

The Big 5: Buhari’s govt continues the blame game, NLC vs Police, and other top stories

These are top five stories around Nigeria, that you should be monitoring today. It seems that the administration of President ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 15, 2017

Court stops Governor El-Rufai from planned sack of 21,780 teachers

The Kaduna Division of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria on Thursday ordered the Kaduna government to stop the proposed ...

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