Archive for: kaduna

Buhari and Bauchi on the same day? What would have been if the Kaduna explosions had found their targets

Buhari and Bauchi on the same day? What would have been if the Kaduna explosions had found their targets

by Alkasim Abdulkadir The attempts at the lives of Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi and General Muhammadu Buhari would have spelt one thing for Nigeria today. Implosion. The explosions would have set up a...

 

Kaduna blast: Who wants the ‘People’s General’, Buhari dead?

Kaduna blast: Who wants the ‘People’s General’, Buhari dead?

by Ifeoluwa Adebayo Bombings in Nigeria are now a daily occurrence. This is a sad reality. Today two bombs went off in Kaduna, the capital of Kaduna state, and only an hour’s drive from the...

 

Sufist leader, Sheikh Bauchi, escapes possible assassination attempt as bomb blast rocks Kaduna

Sufist leader, Sheikh Bauchi, escapes possible assassination attempt as bomb blast rocks Kaduna

by Abubakar Ibrahim One of the most influential Islamic scholars in Northern Nigeria, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi may have just escaped a possible assassination attempt as a bomb blast hit the busy...

 

Sad news: Assassins murder New Democrat journalist in Kaduna (Report)

Sad news: Assassins murder New Democrat journalist in Kaduna (Report)

by Kolapo Olapoju According to reports making the rounds, unknown gunmen have killed Mallam Yunus Ustaz, the General Manager of New Democrat Newspapers in Kaduna State. The journalist was reportedly...

 

BREAKING: Fresh bomb blast hits Kaduna

BREAKING: Fresh bomb blast hits Kaduna

by S’ola Filani   A bomb blast has just occurred around the Asikolaye/Bakin Ruwa area along the Kaduna western bypass in Kaduna State. The explosion reportedly shattered many of the...

 

Soldiers stop and search Tambuwal in Kaduna, OAU authorities ‘to ban’ Student Union & other important news you should know today

Soldiers stop and search Tambuwal in Kaduna, OAU authorities ‘to ban’ Student Union & other important news you should know today

by Zara Mustapha Obafemi Awolowo University officials ‘to ban’ Student Union The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) is now making furious, desperate steps to proscribe...

 

How soldiers intercepted and destroyed copies of Leadership Newspaper in Kaduna

How soldiers intercepted and destroyed copies of Leadership Newspaper in Kaduna

by Zara Mustapha Reports from the newspaper have it that men dressed in military uniforms on Friday intercepted and destroyed copies of Leadership Newspaper meant for the North-west region at...

 

Opinion: What you should know about Nigeria’s new electricity tariff

Opinion: What you should know about Nigeria’s new electricity tariff

by Adeola Balogun What we do want is an improvement in the supply of electricity in our homes. For now, the NERC has to continually maintain the balance in keeping both investors and consumers...

 

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Vice-President Sambo loses N200 million to robbers in Kaduna

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Vice-President Sambo loses N200 million to robbers in Kaduna

by S’ola Filani A fortnight ago, Vice President Namadi Sambo lost N200 million to armed night marauders, Sun News reports. Although the incident has been kept under wraps and downplayed...

 

Opinion: Chibok and the exercise of State power

Opinion: Chibok and the exercise of State power

by Jibrin Ibrahim I heard a woman interviewed on BBC Hausa Service about security agencies in Kaduna deploying massive weaponry to stop the #BringBackOurGirls rally at Murtala Mohammed Square...