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40 years old man arrested for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl in Kaduna

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Development in Kaduna, has announced the arrest of a 40-year old man for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl in the state. The suspect, Musa Hassan was arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kaduna State Command. The Ministry said in a statement that the suspect […]

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Gunmen allegedly kill pastor, kidnap his daughter in Kaduna

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani militia have reportedly killed one Rev. Yohanna Abashiya in Kaduna and kidnapped his daughter. The incident took place on October 1, in Agui, Maraban Rido in Chikun Local Government Area. The deceased was the resident pastor of Baptist Church in the community. Facebook user, Gideon Sarki John, stated that the gunmen stormed […]

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Kaduna state House of Assembly approves castration as punishment for rapists

The Kaduna state House of Assembly has approved castration as punishment for anyone convicted of rape in the state. The Assembly gave the approval following the passage of a bill to amend the Kaduna state penal court law, 2017, by the lawmakers on Thursday, September 10. The assembly announced the approval on its Twitter handle […]

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Gunmen kill pastor and two others in Kaduna community

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani militia on Sunday September 7, invaded Buda Community in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State and killed three persons including a pastor. The National President of the Adara Development Association, Awemi Dio Maisamari, who confirmed the attack, said many people were also kidnapped during the incident which took place about […]

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IGP Adamu Mohammed imposes curfew in Kaduna

The Inspector General of Police, Adamu Mohammed has imposed a curfew in Kaduna state as part of efforts at restoring law and order in parts of Southern Kaduna affected by recent violence and other security challenges. The IGP who commiserated with the people of Kaduna State particularly those who have lost their loved ones and […]

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Kaduna state govt shuts down private school, revokes its license for violating quarantine order

Kaduna state government has closed down the Future Leaders International School in the state for opening their school premises and conducting entrance examination despite the ban on all academic activities in the state due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The school conducted entrance examination into Junior Secondary School I (JSS I) and Senior Secondary School I […]

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9 killed in Kaduna village in fresh attack

A fresh attack by bandits in Avong Doka village in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna state, has left 9 people dead. Though the police is yet to comment on the attack, the Chairman of Kajuru local government area Cafra Caino told Channels television that the gunmen invaded the village in the early hours of […]

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Two children drown in Kaduna river (graphic photos)

Two children drowned in a river in Kaduna state on Saturday, May 23. Their bodies were found floating in the river in the early hours of today. See graphic photos below Photo credit- Rariya Source :LIB

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10 members of a family test positive for Coronavirus in Kaduna

10 members of a family have tested positive for the Covid -19 in Kaduna state. The governor of the state, Nasir El-Rufai, who disclosed this to newsmen, said a total of 18 cases were recorded in the state today, May 21. ”Covid-19 UPDATE: 18 new cases were recorded today, 10 of whom are family members […]

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Kaduna APC vice chairman and daughter kidnapped

The Vice chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna State, Shu’abu idris Lauje has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen alongside his daughter. A family source who spoke to The Nation, said Lauje and his daughter were kidnapped in the wee hours of Wednesday May 13. The family member said; “The APC vice […]

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Two Coronavirus patients abscond in Kaduna state

Two Coronavirus patients have reportedly absconded after being notified of their test results by health officials in Kaduna state. In a statement released today May 10, Kaduna state’s Commissioner of Health Dr. Amina Mohammed-Baloni said the two patients had been on isolation pending receipts of their test results, and had been duly informed on Friday […]

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16 Almajiris repatriated from Kano to Kaduna state, test positive for Coronavirus

About 16 Almajiris recently repatriated from Kano state to Kaduna state have tested positive for Coronavirus Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, who announced this via his Twitter handle, said the new cases confirm the danger of infection from neighbouring states and the role of interstate travel in facilitating the spread of Covid-19 across states” ”KDSG […]

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Breaking News; Coronavirus cases rises to 97 as NCDC confirms 8 new cases in FCT, Oyo, Kaduna, Osun

The Coronavirus cases in Nigeria has risen to 97 as the NCDC has confirmed eight new cases.   According to the data provided, two new cases were recorded in the FCT, four in Oyo, one in Kaduna state and one in Osun state.

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Two Islamic clerics arrested for conducting prayers in Kaduna during lockdown over coronavirus

Two Islamic clerics have been arrested in Kaduna State for conducting prayers in spite of a lockdown order by the State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai. On Thursday, the state government invoked the quarantine act of 1926 and the Kaduna state public health law, to impose a curfew in the state, as one of the measures of […]

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Breaking News ; Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, tests positive for Coronavirus, goes into self isolation

Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has tested positive for Coronavirus. The governor made the announcement in a statement he personally signed which was released to the media this evening. According to him, he took the test for the virus earlier in the week and would be going into isolation in compliance with recommendations of the […]

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Driver killed, 3 JAMB candidates abducted on Kaduna highway

The Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the death of a driver and abduction of three candidates of Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) examination along Kaduna-Birnin Gwari highway. The JAMB candidates were abducted alongside a minor, a one and half-year-old girl. The prospective undergraduates who were returning to Birnin Gwari after their examination on […]

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Over 30 people killed as bandits attack Kaduna villages

Some villages in Igabi and Giwa local government areas of Kaduna State suffered an attack by bandits over the weekend, which left at least 30 people dead and many others injured. Victims of the attack are reportedly residents of Kerawa, Rago, Marina, Zariyawa, Hashimawa, Gidan Musa Saidu, and Unguwar Barau villages. It was alleged that […]