Tag: Zaria

Two Track Vandals Arrested in Zaria – NRC

Henry Solomon- May 8, 2021

The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), has announced the arrest of two persons suspected of vandalising rail tracks along Kaduna-Zaria rail line. Haruna Sabo, the NRC ... Read More

Sani Bello Saddened By The Demise Of Emir Of Zazzau, Dr Shehu Idris

Suleiman Idris- September 21, 2020

Niger State Governor and Chairman North Central Governors Forum, Abubakar Sani Bello has expressed shock and is saddened by the death of the Emir of ... Read More

NGF Salutes Emir of Zazzau on 45th Anniversary

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2020

(Photo: Haidar Studio) The Northern Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Saturday congratulated the Emir of Zazzu, Dr Shehu Idris, for clocking 45 years on the throne. ... Read More

War Against Terrorism Requires Collective Support Of Nigerians – Buratai

Abdul Jimoh- September 25, 2018

Tukur Yusuf BurataiNigeria's Chief of Army Staff The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen.Tukur Buratai has said that the war against terrorism required the collective ... Read More

Paul Unongo Replaced Lt. Maitama Sule as Northern Elders’ Forum Chairman

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 17, 2017

Mr. Paul Unongo replaced Ambassador Yusuf Maitama Sule, who died in Cairo last week, at 88. “The North is in dire of good leaders that ... Read More

Agricultural Institute Develops 3 New Maize Varieties For Farmers

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 5, 2017

The Institute for Agricultural Research (IAR), Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria says it has secured approval for the release of three new high-yielding nutrient maize varieties ... Read More

Kano-Zaria-Kaduna Standard-Gauge Rail Line Construction To Commence Soon – Chairman

Abdul Jimoh- May 18, 2017

Kano-Zaria-Kaduna Standard-Gauge Rail Line Construction To Commence Soon The construction of standard-gauge rail line from Kano-Zaria-Kaduna will soon commence. Alhaji Usman Abubakar, Chairman, Management Board, ... Read More

2 Kidnappers Arrested In Zaria After A Tip Off and Long Chase

Tanimu- October 6, 2016

Kidnappers Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: On Wednesday 5th October 2016, troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army stationed in Anchau, Kubau Local Government Area of kaduna ... Read More

Research institute develops vaccine for Tomato pest , “Tuta Absoluta”

inno.korie- June 2, 2016

The National Research Institute for Chemical Technology (NARICT), Zaria, on Thursday said it had developed a vaccine for the tomato pest: ``Tuta Absoluta.’’ The institute’s ... Read More

Senate President Expresses Sadness Over The Death Of Mrs. Fatima Abubakar Sani

Tanimu- May 23, 2016

Bukola SarakiNigeria's Senate President President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Sunday expressed sadness over the death of Mrs Fatima Abubakar Sani - ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns 6 Officials of ABU Teaching Hospital for N185m Fraud

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 11, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC have arraigned six officials of Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital Zaria before Justice M. M. Ladan of Kaduna ... Read More

President Buhari Appoints Visually Challenged Man as Special Assistant

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 22, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a visually impaired man, DR. SAMUEL INALEGWU ODE ANKELI as his Senior Special Assistant with responsibility for his dealings with ... Read More

Northern Governors Summon Emergency Meeting On Army, Shiite Clash

Henry Solomon- December 18, 2015

Gov Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, Chairman , Northern Governors Forum Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno State and Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State The ... Read More

Why We Attacked Shiite Sect, Law And Order Must Prevail – Col. Kukasheka

Tanimu- December 14, 2015

Gen. Buratai's Convoy In Zaria Saturday's incident involving clashes between detachments of the Nigerian Army, accompanying the Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General TY Buratai ... Read More

Shiite Sect Attacks Chief Of Army Staff Convoy In Zaria

Tanimu- December 13, 2015

COAS Convoy Attacked In Zaria The Shiite Sect on the orders of their leader, Ibrahim Alzak-zaky today afternoon in Zaria attacked the convoy of the ... Read More

Troops Arrest Mastermind of Jos and Zaria Bomb Blast

Henry Solomon- July 8, 2015

Troops today arrested the master mind of the Jos and Zaria bombings at a checkpoint in Gombe. The military and Department of State Security operatives ... Read More

Umaru Dikko Dies

admin- July 3, 2014

    By .Mohammed Lawal Baba The death has been announced of the Second Republic Minister of Transport, Alhaji Umaru Diko. Mohammed Lawal Baba in ... Read More