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Man Locks-Up Sister for 2 Years, Says He Was Helpless

Man Locks-Up Sister for 2 Years, Says He Was Helpless

A mother of four children identified as Hassana Saleh has been rescued from a room where she was holed-up in Rigasa, Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna metropolis. Hassana was locked-up by her elder brother, Lawal Saleh, in the room where she has been urinating, defecating and eating for two years. Our correspondent gathered that […]

Kaduna Govt. Declares Free Education For Girls

Kaduna Govt. Declares Free Education For Girls

Kaduna State commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Malam Ja’afaru Sani, has announced the state government’s full implementation of free education for female students in the state’s public secondary schools as directed by Governor Nasir El-Rufai. Sani explained that, about 191,445 female students currently in public schools to benefit from the gesture that would cost […]

Bandits Kill Three, Abduct Nursing Mothers In Kaduna

Bandits Kill Three, Abduct Nursing Mothers In Kaduna

Three people have been reportedly killed while seven others, including two nursing mothers were abducted when bandits stormed Unguwar Dan-Baki, and Sabon-Layi villages in Birnin-Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Sunday. One of the nursing mothers was said to have been abducted alongside her eight-day-old baby. Ibrahim Abubakar Nagwari, Chairman of the Birnin-Gwari […]

Five Feared Dead In Kaduna Worship Centres Attack

Five Feared Dead In Kaduna Worship Centres Attack

Five persons were feared dead while scores of people sustained varying degrees of injury, following Monday’s unrest in Kasuwan Magani in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Kasuwan Magani is 36 kilometres away from Kaduna metropolis and is the gateway to the southern part of the state, Plateau, Nasarawa and Benue states.  Worship places, […]

Kaduna To Sack Teachers Over Proficiency Test

Kaduna To Sack Teachers Over Proficiency Test

The Kaduna State Government said it would sack primary school teachers who failed the recently conducted proficiency and competency test. According to the state Commissioner for Education, Prof. Andrew Nok, the test “is for effective and quality service delivery at stake.” The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) at the weekend conducted the mandatory test […]