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June 20, 2018 7:30 PM Shiites members wanted to blow up Kaduna – Police

The Police Command in Kaduna on Wednesday said the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) also known as Shiite, attempted to bomb some parts the state. It insisted that the IMN is not a legal organisation in the state as the body has been proscribed. Austin Iwar, Commissioner of Police in the State disclosed this in a statement signed by the Police Public 18

June 15, 2018 6:25 AM Man caught with 300 cartons of codeine

A 30-year-old father of five, Nura Aliyu has been arrested by the Katsina police command for allegedly trafficking drugs suspected to be codeine syrup. He was said to be driving a faded blue Honda Civic car with Kaduna Registration Number, AQ 475 DKA, loaded with 300 cartons of the drug when he was arrested. The spokesman for the Katsina Police Command 22

June 14, 2018 1:49 PM Fake pharmacist arrested with six cartons of codeine in Katsina

Nura Aliyu, a fake pharmacist and drug dealer has been arrested by the police, for dealing on codeine. He was arrested and paraded with six cartons of suspected codeine syrup barely weeks after the Federal Government banned the product. Mohammed Wakili, the state Commissioner of Police, CP, said he was arrested along Senator Abba Ali Road by Mohd Dikko 24

June 4, 2018 9:35 PM Police recruitment: Kano, Katsina have highest successful applicants [Full list]

Kano and Katsina States have the highest new police officers in the Police recruitment exercise. In a list of successful applicants released by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), only 5, 233 were shortlisted. Oyo is third with 225, and at 42, the federal capital territory (FCT) has the least number of candidates. In a regional breakdown, north-west has the highest 23

June 4, 2018 2:03 PM Katsina state gets substantive Chief Judge

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State, on Monday, swore-in Justice Musa Danladi and Khadi Hafiz Mika’il as the new Chief Judge and Grand Khadi of the state, respectively. Danladi and Mika’il were appointed in acting capacity in March, which was confirmed by the National Judicial Council. Speaking at the occasion in Katsina, Masari urged the people to pray for the new appointees 20

June 4, 2018 9:42 AM Benue: Police confirm seven dead, six injured in latest attack

The Benue State Police Command has confirmed that seven persons were killed in a fresh attack on Tse Adough, a village in Mbachom, Yaav ward, across River Katsina-Ala in Kwande LGA of the state. The command also confirmed that six persons were injured and several houses set ablaze in the attack believed to have been carried out by bandits. Moses Yamu, PPRO, Benue 21

May 26, 2018 6:15 PM Gunmen assassinate a chief in BenueThe Sun News

There was pandemonium at the GRA area of Katsina-Ala township after some gunmen, early hours of Saturday shot dead a market chief in Katsina-Ala local Government area of Benue State. Sunday Sun gathered that the gunmen had stormed the GRA residence of the chief whose name was given as Godwin Tor Geri Gbajur on a motorcycle at about 6:30am and inquired 30

May 18, 2018 5:38 AM Super Eagles squad for Atletico Madrid friendly announced [Full list]

Nigeria’s squad for Tuesday’s friendly with newly-crowned Europa League champions, Atletico Madrid, has been announced. Super Eagles’ B Head Coach, Salisu Yusuf, has invited 23 players, among them highly–rated Plateau United striker Tosin Omoyele and Katsina United defender, Destiny Ashadi. Akwa United FC goalkeeper Olorunleke Ojo, Enyimba FC forward 29

May 17, 2018 7:06 AM Kwara Assembly confirms 19 commissioners [Full list]

Kwara House of Assembly on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of 19 commissioners nominees sent to it by Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed. The nominees were confirmed after a screening, which lasted for about five hours. Speaker of the House, Dr Ali Ahmad, said that all the 19 nominees were qualified to become commissioners in the state. The new commissioners 27

May 14, 2018 3:03 AM How states shared N593.1bn in 3 months –FGThe Sun News

The 36 states of the Federation have so far withdrawn about N593.1 billion from the Federation Account, as revenue generated in the first quarter of 2018. The breakdown was contained in the monthly Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) report obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), in Abuja, on Sunday. Key agencies that remit funds into the federation 27