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MILITARY

Key Things That Could Happen If ISWAP Chases Boko Haram To The Northwest As Speculated By El-Rufai

The Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasiru El-Rufai has expressed fear that Boko Haram insurgents are moving to the Northwestern region of the country after being displaced by the Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP) in the Northeast. He disclosed this information at the 'Fountain summit', an event organised by the Ekiti State government.

  3 months ago ago
Key Things That Could Happen If ISWAP Chases Boko Haram To The Northwest As Speculated By El-Rufai

SOCIETY

El-Rufai's Call For The Recruitment of Youths To Fight Bandits Might Cause More Harm Than Good

The governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasiru El-Rufai has publicly asked the Federal Government to recruit 774,000 youths from the 774 local government areas in the country to help fight banditry. He made this statement after receiving the third quarter security report from the Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, in Kaduna on Wednesday.

  3 months ago ago
El-Rufai's Call For The Recruitment of Youths To Fight Bandits Might Cause More Harm Than Good

MILITARY

Why El-Rufai's Call For The Declaration Of Bandits As Terrorists Might Not Be The Right Thing To Do

A report reaching us from Punch Newspaper has revealed that the Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasiru El-Rufai is asking the Federal Government to declare bandits a terrorist group. He argued that the declaration would enable the military to attack them without any major consequences in international law. Recall that banditry has been a menace ravaging the country in recent times - several people have lost their loved ones and properties due to this scourge.

  3 months ago ago
Why El-Rufai's Call For The Declaration Of Bandits As Terrorists Might Not Be The Right Thing To Do

EDUCATION

Today's Headlines: PDP Chieftain Awards Scholarship To Students, Atiku Disowns Campaign Posters

PDP chieftain awards scholarship to students A chieftain of the main opposition party, PDP, in Kaduna state, Lawal Adamu Usman, has carpeted the state Governor, Malam Nasiru El-rufai, for the increment of school fees in Kaduna State University and other government-owned higher institutions in the state.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: PDP Chieftain Awards Scholarship To Students, Atiku Disowns Campaign Posters

JUSTICE

"I’d Have Chased El-Rufai Away – Sheikh Bauchi On The Alleged Assault On Quranic Students In Kaduna

Earlier this week, the prominent Islamic scholar, Sheikh Dahiru Usman Bauchi lashed out at Kaduna State governor, Malam Nasiru El-Rufai on the case of the alleged harassment on Quranic students in Kaduna State. Sheikh Dahiru Usman Bauchi: Photo credit: Today.ng The very respected cleric berated the Kaduna State governor when he welcomed the leader of the Tijjaniya sect in Nigeria and a former Emir of Kano, Khalifa Sanuni Lamido.

  8 months ago ago

POLITICS

Opinion: Npower; An open letter to Governor El-Rufai.

It is no secret that the federal government has made up its mind to offload about 500000 youths from its empowerment program. This may be as a result of the burden placed on it by Covid 19. The Kaduna State government is very pro active in seeing that the benefits of democracy reaches the common man, hence this significant message. Firstly let me correct an impression, many people are of the view that the Npower is an avenue for the beneficiaries to make free money without working. This fat lie, there are people

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Npower; An open letter to Governor El-Rufai.

POLITICS

JUST IN: Gov El-Rufai Visits Dethroned Sanusi In Awe, Nasarawa State

Following the Dethronement of the former Emirates of Kano, Lamido Sanusi's II who was whisked into Awe town of Nasarawa state where he will spend the rest of his life on ban asylum. The former traditional rulers of Kano was Dethroned by governor abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State over what the governor termed as Sanusi's disrespect to the Kano government. The governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasiru El-Rufai has today travelled to Awe in Nasarawa State to visit the dethroned emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II. DA

  1 year ago ago
JUST IN: Gov El-Rufai Visits Dethroned Sanusi In Awe, Nasarawa State

POLITICS

Obasanjo Finally digging his own political grave?

The former Head of State and 2-time democratically elected president of The Federal Republic of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo has been one of the most influential politicians since 1999 to the 2019 election, but with the current political atmosphere, one can easily state that the retired General has been digging his political grave, and he might finally get buried in the few years to come. Obasanjo is unarguably among the top 10 most influential politicians in Nigeria since the return of the demo

  1 year ago ago
Obasanjo Finally digging his own political grave?

POLITICS

How things are going on at dethroned Emir Sanusi II Residence in Lagos

It's a week now since the dethroned emir Muhammad Sanusi II has arrived Lagos State, following his departure from Awe, Nasarawa State. Daily Trust has reported and reviewed the situation of the ex-Emir after his arrival in Lagos. On March 9, the Kano State government deposed the emir from the throne of Kano state Emirship . The government later detained the daposed Emir in Nasarawa State. The impeachment follows the disagreement between Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and the emperor two years ago. The gover

  1 year ago ago
How things are going on at dethroned Emir Sanusi II Residence in Lagos

POLITICS

Supreme Council For Shari’ah reacts to NBA's withdrawal of Malam Nasiru El-Rufai from conference

The Supreme Council for Shari’ah in Nigeria (SCSN) has in a statement by its Secretary-General, Nafi’u Baba-Ahmed condemned the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) for disinviting the governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasiru El-Rufai as one of the speakers at the NBA's virtual annual conference. The statement read in part, "The decision taken by the NBA to disinvite Malam Nasiru El-Rufai, the Executive Governor of Kaduna State as one of the speakers at its virtual annual conference is to be charitable, regrettable

  1 year ago ago
Supreme Council For Shari’ah reacts to NBA's withdrawal of Malam Nasiru El-Rufai from conference

POLITICS

Others Governors that may test positive for Coronavirus

A heartbreaking news broke in the late hours of Saturday 28th May, 2020 that The Kaduna State Governor Malam Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai has tested Positive for Coronavirus officially known as COVID19. Malam Nasiru El-Rufai is among the Nigerian Governors that took very harsh decision to reduce the risk of the spread of the deadly virus, those harsh measures taken by El-Rufai are: Closing all religious activities eg, Five daily prayers and Friday compulsory congregational prayers been observed by Muslims as wel

  1 year ago ago
Others Governors that may test positive for Coronavirus

POLITICS

Elrufai Signs An Agreement To Begin The Distribution Of Medical Supplies Via Drone Across The State

The Nigerian health sector has been lagging behind as many public owned health institutions, especially those in rural areas are usually short of medical supplies. This inadequacy from the health sector has led to the loss of lives of poor citizens who can't afford health care in private hospitals. However, the Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasiru El-rufai has signed a service based agreement With 'Zipline' for the commencement of medical supplies via drones across the state especially to remote areas. This information

  11 months ago ago
Elrufai Signs An Agreement To Begin The Distribution Of Medical Supplies Via Drone Across The State

POLITICS

Sanusi Regains Freedom, Departs Nasarawa Exile Home After Court's Order (photos)

Muhammad Sanusi, the deposed Emir of Kano has departed Awe in Nasarawa State with the Kaduna State Governor, Nasiru El-Rufai. This comes off the interim order for his release issued by an Abuja Federal High Court on Friday. Justice Anwuli Chikere granted the order in line with the prayers on the exparte motion filed on behalf of the deposed Emir by Mr. Lateef Fagbemi SAN. The former Emir had on Thursday approached the court seeking an interim order of the court directing his immediate release from detention

  1 year ago ago
Sanusi Regains Freedom, Departs Nasarawa Exile Home After Court's Order (photos)

POLITICS

2023: Group Drags El Rufai To Court, Their Demands Will Make You Look For Your Voter's Card.

A group The Nasiriya Organization across 21 states of the federation have dragged the kaduna state governor, Malam Nasiru El Rufai to court seeking to compel him to run for president in 2023. Dr. Garkuwa Ibrahim Babuga, the national leader of the Nasiriya movement and zonal chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC) in the northwest, said they have instituted a suit in the federal high court in kaduna against the governor's refusal to accept their request. Malan Nasiru El Rufai, is one of the governors in the

  1 year ago ago
2023: Group Drags El Rufai To Court, Their Demands Will Make You Look For Your Voter's Card.

POLITICS

El-Rufai Said Southern Kaduna Leaders Are The Ones Promoting Killings Because He Is not Paying Them

The governor of Kaduna state, Malam Nasiru El-Rufai appeared in the Channels Television to make some clarifications on security as well as other matters in his domain. The southern Kaduna has experienced banditry recently which resulted in the death of hundreds of people and displacement of so many. The leaders including a lawmaker representing Zangon Kataf/ Jaba federal constituency were quick to restrict the blame on the governor saying that he has taken side between the ethnic and religious clashes. The governor

  1 year ago ago
El-Rufai Said Southern Kaduna Leaders Are The Ones Promoting Killings Because He Is not Paying Them

EDUCATION

Opinion: Northern governors must imitate El-Rufai in restructuring primary school education

It is well known that the deteriorating state of primary school education in Northern Nigeria is very alarming and the problem keeps growing bigger and bigger. The sad fact is that the major cause of the problem is that most of the teachers in our primary schools are not qualified despite going through tertiary institutions before they are employed. We can all remember that Malam Nasiru El-Rufai took a very difficult but necessary decision that touches the heart of many. He instructed that all teachers in the

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Northern governors must imitate El-Rufai in restructuring primary school education

POLITICS

See How Governor El-Rufai Is Transforming Kaduna Road Infrastructure

Kaduna state Governor Malam Nasiru Ahmad El-Rufai is serving his second tenure in office and from all indications, he is gradually but steadily fulfilling his campaign promises. Malam Nasiru El-Rufai was the honourable minister for federal capital territory Abuja during the administration of chief Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo, and we have all seen how he (El-Rufai) has improved the infrastructure of the city in a very rapid speed. El-Rufai had promised to reflect that on his own Kaduna if elected governor in 2015

  1 year ago ago
See How Governor El-Rufai Is Transforming Kaduna Road Infrastructure

HEALTH

We spent N400,000 in treating 1 COVID-19 Patient in Kadunab - El-Rufai

Malam Nasiru El-Rufai who is the current governor of Kaduna State, has disclosed that the state spends an average of N400,000 to treats a single covid-19 patient. Mallam Nasir El-Rufai revealed this at the National Executive Council meeting of the Northern Traditional Rulers Council led by the Sultan of Sokoto Alhaji Abubakar Sa'ad III. The governor said that the N400,000 was spent on drugs, feeding and personal protective equipment. El-Rufai commended the high success rates in treatment and response to covid-19

  1 year ago ago
We spent N400,000 in treating 1 COVID-19 Patient in Kadunab - El-Rufai

HEALTH

See 4 Prominent Nigerians Who Were Succesfully Treated of COVID -19 (Part 2)

Governor Nasiru El-Rufai: Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasiru El-Rufai tested positive to the coronavirus. The governor, who made the disclosure in a statement he issued in Kaduna, said he has gone into self-isolation. According to him, “Earlier this week, I submitted a sample for the Covid-19 test. The result came in this evening and I regret to say that it is positive. The deputy governor is chairing our Covid-19 Taskforce and will continue to issue statements from time to time”. The Kaduna State Gove

  1 year ago ago
See 4 Prominent Nigerians Who Were Succesfully Treated of COVID -19 (Part 2)