Protest: Jigawa townhall meeting advises govt to regulate food prices

Nigeria, July 23 -- The Jigawa State Council of Chiefs and the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), on Monday, called on the Nigerian government to address the hardship in the country but warned th... Read More

Kano Emirate Crisis: Mob beat up NNPP lawmaker at event attended by Bayero

Nigeria, July 22 -- A member of the Kano State House of Assembly, Abdul-Majid Umar, was beaten up by a mob at an event attended by the deposed Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado-Bayero, on Saturday. Mr Umar, a ... Read More

Terrorist implicates minister, says failed peace deal allowed bandits to operate from cities

Nigeria, July 21 -- A terrorism kingpin, Bello Turji, has narrated how the Minister of State for Defence, Bello Matawalle, allegedly empowered terrorists when he was governor of Zamfara State. As gov... Read More

Kano Emirate Crisis: Sanusi, Bayero cause stir as they step outside palaces (VIDEO)

Nigeria, July 21 -- The tussle for the Kano emirship raged on last week as the two men fighting over the stool, Aminu Bayero and Lamido Sanusi, made public appearances outside their palaces for the fi... Read More

Viral video captures handcuffed Kano APC chieftain being beaten

Nigeria, July 18 -- A video on social media has shown a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kano State, Abdul Majid Mustapha, being beaten by unidentified persons. Mr Mustapha, also ... Read More

BREAKING: Kano governor reinstates emir, appoints two new ones

Nigeria, July 17 -- The Governor of Kano State, Abba Yusuf, has reinstated Aliyu Abdulkadir as Emir of Gaya after downgrading the emirate to a second-class status. Mr Abdulkadir was first appointed a... Read More

Alleged N2.8 billion Fraud: Kano govt charges Atiku's son-in-law

Nigeria, July 17 -- The Kano State Government has charged a former commissioner for local government affairs, Murtala Garo, with embezzling N2.8 billion. Mr Garo is the son-in-law of former Vice Pres... Read More

Kano governor signs law restoring, downgrading three emirates, to appoint new emirs

Nigeria, July 17 -- The Kano State Governor, Abba Yusuf, has signed the state's Emirates Council Bill 2024, which created three new second-class emirates in the state. PREMIUM TIMES reports that the ... Read More

PDP sweeps Adamawa LG polls, opposition alleges electoral fraud

Nigeria, July 16 -- Candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Adamawa State have been declared winners of all but one of the 277 seats contested in Saturday's local council elections in Adam... Read More

Kano Assembly reverses dissolution of three emirates, downgrades emirs

Nigeria, July 16 -- The Kano House of Assembly on Tuesday passed a bill to reverse the dissolution of three emirates in the state but also downgrading their emirs from first-class to second-class stat... Read More