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Boko Haram Kidnapped Katsina Schoolboys, Shekau Says in New Audio

Boko Haram Kidnapped Katsina Schoolboys, Shekau Says in New Audio

The factional leader of the dreaded Boko Haram insurgents, Abubakar Shekau has claimed responsibility for the abduction of students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, Katsina State. Shekau, in an audio message first published by HumAngle stated that the action was carried out to ‘promote islam and discourage un-islamic practices’. “What happened in Katsina was […]

NDE To Train 690 Youths, Women On Entrepreneurship In Kaduna

NDE To Train 690 Youths, Women On Entrepreneurship In Kaduna

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) has commenced training for 690 youths and women from the 23 Local Government Area of Kaduna State on entrepreneurship. Addressing the participants at the flag off and Orientation Programme under the Basic National Open Apprenticeship Scheme (CB-NOAS), the State Coordinator, Sani Maiwada, said the training will last for six […]

Forced Into Marriage In Kastina : The Story Of Habiba Isyaku Tanko

Forced Into Marriage In Kastina : The Story Of Habiba Isyaku Tanko

 The story of a female teenager, Habiba Isyaku Tanko, who hails from Wawar Kaza community in Kanakara Local Government Area of Katsina State, is enmeshed in controversies and generating ill feelings among families and religious bodies in the state. Dominated by issues of age disparity, alleged abduction, forceful conversion to Islam and marrying her off […]