An 18-year-old woman who was allegedly forced to marry a man she did not love, is said to have killed her husband in Kano on Wednesday. According to Vanguard, the woman, Rahma Hussaini and the deceased, 24-year-old Tijjani Basiru had just gotten married on Friday, February 20th. The couple’s neighbours
At least, a total of 23 people have died in recent suicide bombing incidents at bus stations in two major cities in northern Nigeria, police and hospital sources say. A suicide bomber first struck in Potiskum, Yobe state, killing 13 people and shortly after, a second attack took place in
The Kano incident happened hours after a suicide bomber killed over 20 people at a motor park in Potiskum, Yobe State. The post UPDATE: Police confirm 12 dead in suicide bombers attack in Kano appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Akinwumi Adesina, on Wednesday confirmed the outbreak of bird flu in 11 states of the federation. Adesina announced that the Federal Government had approved N145 million to compensate farmers affected by the outbreak of the disease. He made the disclosure at an emergency meeting
Buhari, against INEC’s directive, asks supporters to wait at polling units to ensure that votes are counted. The post Buhari begs Kano people for votes, says love not enough appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Zahrau Babangida says she and two other young girls were sent from the bush on suicide mission. The post SHOCKER: Kano suicide bomber says father donated her to Boko Haram appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
A 13 year old girl was arrested in Kano after she was caught wearing an explosives-packed vest yesterday The girl was arrested after she and a male accomplice walked into a clinic seeking medical treatment. Suspicious hospital staff alerted police who immediately arrested the two.
Boko Haram carried out deadliest single attack which was at the Kano Central Mosque bombing which killed over 100 people in Noverber.Statistics by the BBC World Service and International Centre for the study of Radicalization shows Nigeria’s terror group, Boko Haram, carried out the second highest number of terror attacks
The full list of the men and women who are voting in today's primary as exclusively scooped for you, our dear readers, by PREMIUM TIMES The post EXCLUSIVE LIST: The men and women who will determine APC presidential candidate appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday donated five million naira to victims of Friday’s bomb blast at the Kano Central Mosque. The APC National Chairman, John Oyegun, announced the donation when he paid a condolence visit to Governor Rabi’u Kwankwaso at the Government House, Kano. Oyegun said the party
In a report published by Globa Village Extra, A victim of Kano Central Mosque bombing that claimed over 150 lives, is alleging that a White man masterminded the attack.The victim, named Malam Shehu Ahmed, is currently receiving treatment at the National Orthopaedic Hospital Dala. Shehu said the suicide bombers’ improvised explosives were