Tag: kaduna

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 ...

Dayo 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 ...

Dayo 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 ...

Dayo 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 ...

Dayo 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 ...

EditorNovember 22, 2017

Across Nigeria by Train ‘Travel Beyond your dreams within your Reach’.

There are so many negative attributes to the Nigerian railway system, in spite of that, there is another that gives ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 13, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 13th of November

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Buhari backs El-Rufai’s plan to sack 21,780 teachers The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 13, 2017

Shehu Sani’s ‘unionism’ supports incompetence | YNaija Effectiveness Ranking for Senators

The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani has found it difficult to separate activism from the inner workings of governance. ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 11, 2017

NLC accuses El-Rufai of grand plot to ‘cut’ Kaduna’s workforce

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has said that the planned sack of about 21,780 teachers by the Kaduna government was ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 10, 2017

NUT condemns El-Rufai’s competency test for teachers

The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), have condemned the plan by the Kaduna government to sack over 21,000 teachers for ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 9, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: El-Rufai, Chude, Wizkid, others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 9, 2017

“Why should our children sacrifice for teachers”? | 3 Takeaways from Joachim MacEbong’s article on El Rufai’s teacher crisis

Governor El Rufai is a controversial political figure by any standard. He caused a ruckus on Twitter during the Southern ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 27, 2017

6 governors visit President Buhari at the State House

President Muhammadu Buhari today, received the governors of Kogi, Nasarawa, Kaduna, Bauchi, Kano and Yobe, at the State House. This was ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 25, 2017

NYSC should be fully funded so its functions effectively – El-Rufai

The governor of Kaduna, Mallam Nasiru El-Rufai Wednesday, called for improved funding for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to ...

ToluOctober 22, 2017

Okorocha’s love for erections, Kaduna teachers hold prayer and fasting session | 5 most cringeworthy news stories from last week

(ˈkrɪndʒwəːði)   We bring you a roundup of some of the most popular yet totally cringeworthy stories that made the ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 17, 2017

The Big 5: Buhari speaks on killings in Plateau, Oby Ezekwesili warns FG not to cover up $25bn NNPC scandal, and other top stories

Good morning. Here are the top 5 stories you should be monitoring today: Plateau state has been experiencing a series ...

AzeezOctober 16, 2017

Kaduna teachers fast over planned sack after examination failure

The Nigeria Union of Teachers, Zaria Local Government Area Branch will on Tuesday begin three days of fasting and prayers over the planned sack ...

ToluOctober 14, 2017

21,870 Kaduna teachers fail primary 4 test | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

$5.5 billion – President Buhari wrote to the Senate seeking approval for an external loan worth this amount. The fund ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 12, 2017

Pius Adesanmi: What El Rufai seems to be missing about his teacher palaver

by Pius Adesanmi At the end of my inauguration lecture for Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai two years ago, the first person ...

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