Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Gov. Badaru facilitates release of 82 inmates – NBA

Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa has facilitated the release of 82 inmates from various prisons in the state, Mr Baffa Alhassan, the state Chairman,...

Man held for ‘sleeping with’ boy on court premises

A 43-year-old man, Yusuf Adamu, from Zango, Birninkudu, the headquarters of Birninkudu Local Government of Jigawa state, has been arrested for allegedly sleeping with...

Badaru presents N134.17bn Jigawa budget for 2018

Gov. Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa on Tuesday presented a budget of N134.17 billion for the state’s 2018 fiscal year to the state House of...

KEDCO accuses Jigawa CJ of manhandling staff

The management of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) has condemned the alleged assault and illegal detention of its staff by the Jigawa State Chief...

Jigawa State House Assembly denies impeachment move

The Jigawa State House of Assembly has denied reports that it will impeach Governor Muhammad Abubakar. A statement by the Chairman, House Committee on Information,...

NBA Jigawa Demands Justice Over Killing Of NURTW Official

The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Jigawa Chapter, has demanded justice over the alleged killing of a member of the National Union of Road Transport...

JUST IN: Ex-governor Sule Lamido granted bail

A magistrate court sitting in Dutse has granted a former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, bail on own recognisance. The prosecutor, Ikenna Ekpunobi, had argued...

Ex-Governor Sule Lamido remanded in prison custody as police teargas protesters

Dutse Magistrate court II in Jigawa state on Tuesday remanded the former Jigawa state governor, Alhaji Sule Lamido till May 4, 2017 to rule...

JUST IN: Ex-Governor Sule Lamido docked for allegedly inciting violence

Former Governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, has been arraigned at a Dutse High Court on Tuesday, over alleged inciting comments. Mr Lamido was arrested...

Alleged Incitement: Police deny Sule Lamido bail

Mr Kayode Aderanti, the Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 1, Kano, says the arrested former Jigawa State Governor, Alhaji Sule...

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