Zaria, Nigeria Newswire

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  1. Nigeria: Kaduna community protests location of Ebola quarantine centreRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    Hundreds of community members at the Down Quarters area of Kaduna South Local Government of Kaduna State staged a peaceful protest on Wednesday over the proposed location of an Ebola quarantine center within the community.


  2. FRSC appoints Uchegbu as its SpokespersonRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | In-depth Africa

    Further to its consolidation process, the Federal Road Safety Corps has appointed Corps Commander Stella Uchegbu as the new Corps Public Education Officer to replace Assistant Corps Marshal Jonas Agwu who is now Zonal Commanding Officer in charge of Zone RS7 Abuja at Gwagwalada.


  3. Beautiful Nubia's message to African leadersRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | Vanguard

    Beautiful Nubia, born Segun Akinlolu isn't a conventional singer. That much is obvious from his looks, his music and style.


  4. Inside the Kano EmirateRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | CBS News

    ... in Kano, Nigeria, July 18, 2014. A police officer talks on his phone outside the Emir of Zaria's palace in Zaria, Nigeria, July 17, 2014. A servant, cast in yellow light, stands in the courtyard of the emir's palace in Kano, Nigeria, July 18, 2014. ...


  5. Medical director chosen for Cone Community Health & Wellness CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Business Journal

    ... professor of internal medicine and pediatrics. He earned his medical degree at Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, Nigeria, and will complete his master's of health care administration degree at the UNC-Chapel Hill later this month. Owen Covington ...


  6. Jegede Named Medical Director of Cone Health Community Health & Wellness CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | PressReleasePoint

    ... (a representative body of residents). Jegede earned his medical degree at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. He is completing his Master of Healthcare Administration degree from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill this month. The ...


  7. Impersonation: Kaduna Police Arrests Fake ASPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | In-depth Africa

    Nemesis has caught up with a 39-year old man, Ayodele Adegoke, who paraded himself as an Assistant Superintendent of Police as the Kaduna State Police Command arrested him on his way to Zaria City to sell bags of Indian hemp.


  8. Soldiers on red alert against us - Shi'ite leaderRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | In-depth Africa

    The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, popularly known as Shi'ite, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, on Wednesday raised alarm that the military after allegedly killing his 33 followers at a recent procession has again put soldiers on red alert against the group.


  9. Chibok girls: North's elders give October ultimatumRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | In-depth Africa

    President Goodluck Jonathan got yesterday an ultimatum from the North bring back the Chibok girls and stop Boko Haram or forget 2015.


  10. Gaza Crisis Spills Into NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Juan Cole

    On Friday, July 25, in the city of Zaria, a procession of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria came into conflict with Nigerian army troops.


  11. PHOTONEWS: Vice President Namadi Sambo clocks 60Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | In-depth Africa

    Nigeria's Vice President, Architect Namadi Sambo, at the weekend clocked 60 years of age.


  12. Impeachments: Doomsday conspiracy?Read the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Vanguard

    By CHIOMA GABRIEL IT was Hamumurabi of Babylon who instituted a code of behavioural laws and this covered a range of areas of human conduct.


  13. Boko Haram: Military commits 600 extra-judicial killings, says AmnestyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | In-depth Africa

    The Amnesty International yesterday implicated the Nigerian military in the extra-judicial killing of over 600 in the North-East, especially Maiduguri and Bama.


  14. Town planners meet in AbujaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | In-depth Africa

    The Public Relations Officer of the Urban and Regional Department in the FCT, organisers of the event, Mrs Felicia Anthony, said town planners in public and private sectors are expected to contribute to the meeting.


  15. Nigeria: Sultan Calls for Probe of Alleged Army KillingsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 |

    Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, has called for a full-scale investigation into the killing of members of the Islamic Movement in Zaria penultimate week.


  16. Nigeria: Yakubu's Exit - Untold Story of Shake-Up in NNPCRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 |

    Although the sack of Engr Andrew Yakubu as the group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation , at the weekend, took him and his top management unawares, the Presidency took the decision when Yakubu's successor was appointed group executive director in April 2014, LEADERSHIP has learned.


  17. Military-Shiite clash: Sultan calls for investigationRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | In-depth Africa

    CONCERNED over the recent Zaria Military-Shi'ite sect members clash resulting in deaths and score of others injured, Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar III has called for a full-scale investigation into the occurence.


  18. Nameless, shameless and clueless?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | In-depth Africa

    SOMETIMES you wonder whether you had unconsciously left something out in your previous writings to warrant this repetitive lamentation.


  19. Female suicide bombers not Chibok girls - FGRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Vanguard

    The Federal Government, Wednesday, took steps to douse anxiety over the possibility that Boko Haram insurgents are using the abducted Chibok girls as female suicide bombers.


  20. 10 year old girl found wearing explosive device apparatus in KatsinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | In-depth Africa

    A 10 year old girl strapped with an explosive belt was yesterday July 29th discovered by security forces in company of two other people, a man and an 18 year old girl, while traveling along a road in Katsina state.