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CAN Blows Hot: “El-Rufai’s hard stand puts Kaduna in pains”

...Says, it wants action, not press statements. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna As insecurity situation grows worse, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Kaduna State chapter has called on federal and state governments to take drastic measures against the perpetrators rather than the usual issuance of press statements. CAN also observed that lousiness of Governor Nasir el-Rufai-led

Tension in Southern Kaduna over counter-attacks; killings worries Govt

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Tension in Atyap in Zangon-Kataf local government area of Southern Kaduna, in Kaduna State, has become a source of serious worry by government, the state security update for Saturday, 27th March, 2021, has revealed. The State Government has also expressed worry over the escalating tensions in the Atyap Chiefdom, the stronghold of Southern Kaduna

Plateau groans under Thursday night’s attack on Jos Aviation Quarters

…FRSC cautions road users against violation of traffic rules during Easter. by Christiana Gokyo, Jos During the week (Thursday night), gunmen attacked the Jos Aviation Quarters at Haipang area of Barkin-Ladi local government area of Plateau State North Central Nigeria and abducted a house wife. Our correspondent gathered that the gunmen gained entrance to the quarters at about 8:15

What woman can do to restore her dignity – Zamani Foundation

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Restoring the dignity of a woman among other salient feminine issues dominated discussion at the 2021 edition of “The Worth of a Woman” programme organized by a Non-Governmental Organisation, ‘Zamani Foundation,’ on Friday in Kaduna state. During the cerebration, which held at its Foundation Hall in Sabon Tasha area of the state, participants

Eight Redeemed Church members kidnapped in Kaduna

...Abductors allegedly demand N50m ramson. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna  A total of eight members of the Evangelism team of the Redeemed Christian Church Trinity Sanctuary, Kaduna, have been allegedly kidnapped. Eye witness account said they were kidnapped in the evening of Friday on their way for evangelism in Southern Kaduna when the incident occurred. The abductors have allegedly placed

MBF condemns shooting, killing of women protesters in S/Kaduna

…Describes as barbaric, wicked, senseless, and political. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Leaders of Middle-Belt Forum (MBF) have condemned in strongest terms the shooting and killing of women and others, who embarked on peaceful protest over continuous killings in their area in Gan Gora in Atyap chiefdom of Zangon-Kataf local government area, Southern Kaduna, in Kaduna State. The forum, under

Zamani Foundation Honours Women

Zamani Foundation Honouring Women, Mothers, others in Kaduna led by the Founder, Mrs. Talatu Zamani-Henry, Hon. Florence Aya, Fmr lawmaker, other women of virtues during the occasion titled: ‘Restoring the dignity of a woman 3,’ held at Zamani Foundation Centre, Friday in  Kaduna. 

Plateau State chapter of Miyetti Allah to collaborate with Govt for peace process

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Plateau State chapter of Miyetti Allah has called on its members to plan peace processes in collaboration with State Government, security agencies, community leaders, religious leaders, traditional leaders, civil societies and the media. According to them, this will help in understanding the dynamics of crisis, insecurity and criminalities in the state, and,

Benue indigenes in the Diaspora underscore Buhari over attacks on Ortom

…Praises late Shagari, Yar’Adua regimes. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Benue Diaspora group, under the umbrella of ‘Proactive Association of Benue Indigenes’ (PROABI), Kaduna chapter, has lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari over assassination attempt on Governor Samuel Ortom.  The association, in a press statement issued in Kaduna Thursday and signed by its President, Comrade Moses Aji, stated that the assassination attempts on

Adamawa State University holds joint graduation ceremony

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos About 11,650 have graduated at the joint graduation ceremony of 5th and 12th Convocation of the Adamawa State University (ADSU), Mubi, in Adamawa State. Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof. Kaletapwa Faranta, disclosed this recently during the convocation, while stating that 21 graduated for Ph.D, 482 for M.Sc, 16 for MTRA, 135