Posts Tagged ‘Kaduna State’

Kaduna: Nasir El-Rufai Signs New Law With Stiff Penalty For Rapists [DETAILS]

by Seun Adeuyion September 17, 2020
Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has signed the Kaduna State Penal Code (Amendment) Law 2020. The law, which is the first of its type in Nigeria, provides stiff penalties, including surgical castration for convicted men who raped children below 14 years. It also provides for bilateral salpingectomy for female convicts. This involves the removal […]

Kaduna Killings: Buhari Says Implementation Of White Paper From Past Reconcilliation Committees May Bring Peace

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon July 13, 2020
President Buhari on Sunday expressed sympathies for all the victims of the lingering ethnic and communal clashes in Zangon Kataf LGA of Kaduna State, and with their families and communities. Speaking on the way forward to end the horrible spate of killings, President expressed hope that the drafting and planned implementation of a White Paper […]

Fresh Attacks By Bandits In Kaduna State Leave At Least Eight Dead, Several Injured

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 13, 2020
The three affected villages are confirmed to be in Kajuru local government area Kaduna state. No fewer than eight people have been reported dead and many others injured. The communities are Idanu, Makyali and Bakin- Kogi. Several houses and farmlands were reportedly burnt down during the attack. The fresh killings took place barely 24 hours […]

#Covid-19: KMDMC Announces Virtual Marketing Scheme In Kaduna; El-Rufai Gives Full Backing

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 2, 2020
The Kaduna Market Development and Management Company (KMDMC) has announced virtual operations and E- market services as a measure for curbing the spread of Covid-19 in the state. KMDMC Managing Director, Mohammed Hafiz Bayero urged residents of Kaduna City to take the “stay at home” policy seriously, while pledging unrelenting efforts towards facilitating easy access […]

#COVID19: Kaduna State Blocks All Inter-State Roads

by Breaking Timeson April 24, 2020
kaduna state Government have blocked all interstate roads in the bid to curb the spread of the deadly corona virus. This was reported by the popular Inside Kaduna twitter handle @InsideKaduna, who shared pictures of workers sealing the interstate roads. @InsideKaduna pleaded with travellers to discontinue their journeys to Kaduna and obey the simple rule […]

Killings: Kaduna govt apologises for failing to protect victims

by Seun Adeuyion March 3, 2020
Governor of Kaduna, Nasir el-Rufai has apologised to residents of the villages attacked in Igabi and Giwa local government areas of the state over the attacks that reportedly led to the deaths of more than 50 persons. TheCable quoted a local guard as telling VOA Hausa that suspected bandits raided different villages on Sunday, killing […]