Senate Congratulates Buhari, Osinbajo

The Nigerian Senate has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on their successful inauguration as President and Vice President of Nigeria on May 29. In a motion moved by the Senate Leader, Victor Ndoma-Egba, the Senate also congratulated Federal Lawmakers who have been elected State Governors, urging

Heads Of Ministries Brief El-Rufai On State Of Affairs In Kaduna

Heads of government Ministries, Departments and Agencies are in a closed door meeting with the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, for a brief on the State of affairs in their respective offices, especially the financial status of the state. Although, the agenda of the meeting, which took place at the Sir

PDP Hosts Sambo As He Returns To Kaduna

The former Vice President Namadi Sambo has returned to Kaduna,  his home state from Abuja, after  the swearing in of Muhammadu Buhari as president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on Friday. The former Vice President, accompanied by his wife, Amina and personal aides, were  received at the Kaduna International

Why I took 50% pay cut – El Rufai

Malam Nasiru El-Rufai, Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai, Kaduna state governor has explained why him and his deputy had to take 50 per cent pay cut. In his inaugural speech, he explained that as leaders they needed to sacrifice to bring the much needed change.

Youth Stones Emir At Kaduna Governor, El-Rufai’s Swearing-in

The swearing-in ceremony of the Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, turned bloody on Friday, as angry youths at the venue attacked the revered Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji Shehu Idris. Several people were injured when the youth, midway into El-Rufai’s speech, started pelting the emir, who sat at the VIP

El-Rufai, Deputy take 50 per cent salary cut

Malam Nasiru El-Rufai, Kaduna State Governor Governor Nasiru El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State, on Friday said he would forfeit 50 per cent of his salary pending when the financial situation of the state improves.

El-Rufai Sworn In As Kaduna Governor

The former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Nasir El-Rufai was on Friday sworn in as the democratically elected Governor of Kaduna State. Also sworn in was his deputy, Mr Barnabas Bantex.

Gov. Yero dissolves cabinet, seeks forgiveness

Governor Muktar Yero of Kaduna State Governor Muktar Yero of Kaduna State on Wednesday dissolved the State Executive Council and terminated the appointment of all other political appointees in the state.

El-Rufai To Conduct Comprehensive Audit On Kaduna Expenditure

Kaduna State Governor-elect, Mr Nasir El-Rufai, says his government will carry out a comprehensive audit of all expenditures by the outgoing administration, as soon as it settles down for governance after May 29 handover. Mr El-Rufai clarified that the measure would enable his administration recover funds that might have allegedly

Christian Group Tasks Kaduna Governor-elect, Deputy On Campaign Promises

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has admonished the Kaduna State Governor-elect, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai and his Deputy, Barnabas Bantex, to deliver on their campaign promises to the electorates. The Chairman of the Kaduna State Chapter of CAN, Bishop George Dodo, gave the admonition on Sunday at a Thanksgiving Service ahead of the

Stop Gov. Yero from looting, Kaduna APC begs EFCC

Femi Adi/Kaduna Governor Muktar Yero of Kaduna State Kaduna All Progressives Congress, APC Transition Committee has sent a pre-emptive petition to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission alleging plans by the outgoing Kaduna state Governor, Alhaji Mukhtar Ramalan Yero to steal N2.

El-Rufai Drags Yero To EFCC Over N2.7b SURE-P Funds

The All Progressives Congress Transition Committee established by Kaduna State Governor-elect, Mr Nasir El-Rufai, has dragged the outgoing governor of the state, Mukhtar Yero, to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over an alleged attempt by the outgoing government to misappropriate the sum of N2.7 billion SURE-P funds belonging

El-Rufai Promises To Revive Textile Factories in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Governor-elect, Nasir El-Rufai, has given an assurance that the incoming All Progressives Congress (APC) government is determined to revive all the collapsed textile factories in the state and other parts of the country as soon as it takes over power on May 29, 2015. El-Rufai made the

2 persons trek to Kaduna in sympathy with Gov. Yero

Governor Muktar Yero of Kaduna State As several people trekked long distances to felicitate with winners of the just concluded 2015 general elections, two people have commenced trekking from Makarfi to Kaduna to sympathise with Governor Muktar Yero.