Samuel Eto’o Commiserates With Nigeria After Yola and Kano Blasts


Cameroonian footballer, Samuel Eto’o Fils, posted a message on Facebook commiserating with Nigerians and showing he stands in solidarity with the bereaved. The 4-time African Footballer Of The Year posted a condolence message in both English and French, as well as putting a Nigerian flag filter over his Facebook profile picture.

BREAKING: Deadly explosions rock Kano


The incident occurred less than 24 hours after a similar explosion in a crowded park in Yola, the Adamawa state capital, left at least 34 people dead and 80 injured. The post BREAKING: Deadly explosions rock Kano appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Kano State Partners With Police Officers’ Wives To Check Child Abuse

 The Kano State Government is in partnership with the Police Officers Wives Association (POWA) to check sexual abuse and other child related abuses. Receiving the members of POWA in Kano, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje said his government had noticed the increasing cases of child abuse which relates mostly to sexual abuses

Hajj Stampede: Ondo Govt. Calls For Intensified Action On Missing Victims

The Ondo State Government has called on the Nigeria Pilgrims Commission to take appropriate steps toward finding the missing victims of the Hajj pilgrimage stampede which happened in Mina, Saudi Arabia on September 24, 2015. The State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Mrs Yemi Mahmud-Fasominu, made the demand

2,000 Widows, Divorcées in Kano’s Mass Wedding2,000 Widows, Divorcées in Kano’s mass wedding


The Kano State Hisba Board on Tuesday said it had commenced preparations for the mass wedding of another batch of 2,000 widows and divorcees in the state. The Director-General of the Board, Dr Abba Sufi, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano.

North-west Governors Move To Stop Boko Haram Infiltration


The governors of states in Nigeria’s north-west have met to discuss how to stop the Boko Haram activities in the north-east and also prevent the terrorists from entering their states.At the end of the meeting, the Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari, told reporters that they could not stand and

Police kill 3 bandits in Delta, Kano

The police said they recovered 224 cattle in Sumaila local government area of Kano State. The post Police kill 3 bandits in Delta, Kano appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Air Force Commissions Health Facilities In Kano

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has called on Kano residents to feel free to patronize military health facilities.At the commissioning of the Eye Clinic, Dental and Physiotherapy Units of the Air Force Specialist Hospital in Kano, Air Marshal Abubakar revealed partnership of the Force with the

78-Year-old Man Commits Suicide in Kano


It was a tragic end for a 78-year-old man, identified by police as Hassan Chiroma, when he slit his own throat at the city abattoir, Kano, yesterday. The incident which sent shock waves across city dwellers, had set tongues wagging over what could have led the septuagenarian to take his