Family of six die in Gombe auto crash

It was a tragic Sunday for Maidalan Gombe family in Gombe as it lost six members of the family in a fatal automobile crash. The crash according to Bauchi State Command of the Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC) occurred along the Azare road when the family was travelling back to Gombe from Kano. The Sector […]

Dangote lunches food intervention program worth N15b 

The President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, through the Aluko Dangote Foundation (ADF), has launched his food intervention programme in Kano. The programme, valued at N15 billion, started with the distribution of over one million bags of 10kg bags of rice across the 774 local government areas of the 36 states of the country, […]

Hoarding: Kano warehouse owners, traders worsen economic hardship

It took a swift response by operatives of the Kano State Public Complaint and Anti-Corruption Commission (PCACC) to burst 10 warehouse owners identified to be hoarding essential commodities and foodstuff in Kano. The operation, which came at the same time traders and residents of the ancient city were literally up in arms against the dire […]

Tinubu provided flash drive with budget details, Doguwa kicks

Alhassan Doguwa, the lawmaker for the Doguwa/Tundun Wada Federal Constituency in Kano, has kicked against allegation President Bola Tinubu sent lawmakers the 2023 budget without details. Opposition lawmaker, Yusuf Galambi, representing the Gwaram Federal Constituency in Jigawa, claimed on BBC Hausa Friday that Tinubu only submitted an empty document during his Wednesday budget presentation speech […]

Tunji-Ojo: FG pays N585m fines, begins nationwide prisoners’ release

  The Federal Government, on Thursday, said it had raised N585m towards the settlement of fines for inmates in a bid to decongest correctional centres across the country. The Minister of Interior, Dr. Olubunmi Tunji-Ojo, represented by an Assistant Director in the ministry, Dr Anayo Romanus-Nzekwe, disclosed this on Thursday in Kano, during the release […]

Car accident claims 18 lives, 12 injure in Kano

Truck accident kills 4, injure 16 in Kwara

Corpses buried at accident scene Eighteen passengers were killed in an auto crash on Friday at Zakirai town on Kano-Ringim Road in Gabasawa Local Government Area of Kano State. Twelve other people were also injured in the crash, while five escaped unhurt, the FRSC Sector Commander in the state, Ibrahim Abdullahi, said. Some of the […]