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Press Release: Southern Kaduna Diaspora making the case for indicting ...
On behalf of Southern Kaduna in Diaspora , we wish to officially declare our support for what the group intends to do.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Labour backs Kaduna health workers strike, cholera hits LGs
The Kaduna State Council of the Nigeria Labour Congress on Friday threw its weight behind the industrial action embarked upon by health workers in the state.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
After the centenary celebrations: What next?
The superbly organized celebrations to mark the 100 years of amalgamation of the Northern and Southern Protectorate to form Nigeria have just ended in a justified mild form.
Albani's Killers Should Be Tried In Shari'ah Court - Students Tell SSS
One of the frontline students of late Sheikh Muhammad Awwal Adam Albani, Zaria, Kaduna State, and spokesperson of the cleric's students, Dr. Abdulganiyu Abdul-rafi'u, Tuesday, reacted to reports that seven suspects have been arrested in connection with the popular Islamic cleric's death.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
PDP, APC Reps disagree over kerosene subsidy probe
Peoples Democratic Party members of the House of Representatives and their All Progressives Congress colleagues nearly exchanged blows on Wednesday over the investigation by the House into the N1.7 trillion expenditure on kerosene subsidy by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.
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Once Flourishing Textile Industry Flounders in Nigeria
Nigeria's once-flourishing textile industry collapsed years ago and factories are decaying from lack of use.
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Gunmen kill at least nine: Nigerian army, police
JOS, Nigeria: Gunmen on Wednesday killed at least nine people and set fire to dozens of houses in central Nigeria, the army and police said, in the latest violence to hit the region.
Betty Abah: A tribute to Professor Jenkeri Okwori
So I finally caved in to reality. I garnered the courage to look at the photos we took together, again A devastated acceptance that death had indeed done its worst, and that those smiles were forever frozen! Professor Jenkeri Okwori, erudite professor of Theatre Arts at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and one of the pioneers of Participatory ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Stop The Aimless Killing Of Innocent Nigerians, Kwankwaso Urges FG
Governor Rabi'u Musa Kwankwaso of Kano State has urged the federal government to urgently address the spate of killing of innocent citizens by insurgents in the North East of the country.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
7 Suspected Nigerian Militants Are Arrested
Nigeria's Department of State services says it has arrested seven suspected Islamic militants in connection with the killing of a pro-Western sheik who preached against Islamic extremism, his wife and their son.
Nigeria: Good Governance Key to Ensuring Equality, Peaceful Coexistence, UN Expert Tells Nigeria
Good governance is essential for Nigeria - with its rich ethnic, religious and linguistic diversity - to ensure minority rights, equality and peaceful coexistence for all its citizens, an independent United Nations human rights expert stressed today.
Nigeria: DPR Threatens Marketers Over Fuel Scarcity
The Department of Petroleum Resources began on a nationwide tour of petrol stations yesterday with a threat to close down petrol stations hoarding or selling fuel above the official pump price.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Nigeria: Minister Hails Work On Abuja-Kaduna Rail Project
Minister for Transport, Senator Idris Umar has said the ongoing construction of 186km Idu - Kaduna standard gauge rail line has reached 72 per cent completion level.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Good governance key to ensuring equality, peaceful coexistence, UN expert tells Nigeria
"I found evidence that in states where inclusive governance prevails and communities placed trust in their leadership, there are fewer communal fractures and concerns about minority rights," said Rita Izsak, the Independent Expert on minority issues.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Senator Isaiah Ballat: A loss to Nigeria, but particularly to...
His service as Senator, Minister, and Special Adviser to the Vice President for Special Duties are historic and will be remembered.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Nigeria: Okonjo-Iweala Challenges Accountants On Wastages, Leakages in Govt Revenue
The Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on Friday, challenged accountants to address leakages in government revenue and wastages in expenditure pattern.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
B'Haram: 'Deploy more soldiers in N'East'
CHAIRMAN of the Northern State Governors' Forum, Dr. Babangida Aliyu, on Sunday repeated the forum's call on the Federal Government to deploy more security personnel and superior military equipment in the fight against insurgents in the North.
Death of Senator Isaiah BalatThe People of Southern Kaduna in the...
We are all troubled with this sorrowful news and helplessly wonder why such a strong leader's life from his family, people and community reached its terminal end so very soon.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Bharti Airtel to appeal against Nigerian court's Econet order - Indiatalkies.com
New Delhi, Feb 20: Telecom service provider Bharti Airtel is not satisfied with the Feb 14 judgment of the Lagos Court of Appeal and will lodge an appeal at the Supreme Court of Nigeria, a company statement said here Thursday.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Centenary celebration: Nigerians founded modern Nigeria, not Britain -Unionist
The planned centenary celebration of Nigeria's "nationhood" has continued to elicit mixed reactions from Nigerians and groups.