Posts Tagged ‘Kastina’

NSCDC Busts Two Rehabilitation Centres in Kaduna

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kaduna State Command has busted two more rehabilitation centres alleged of meting inhuman treatments to their inmates. The state NSCDC Deputy Commandant, Mr Nnegha Onyema, made the disclosure at a press briefing on Tuesday, in Kaduna. According to Onyema, five operators of the centres, which are within […]

Daura Torture centre: Court remands owner, two others in prison custody

A Katsina chief magistrate court has remanded in prison custody, the 78-year-old cleric and owner of Daura rehabilitation centre where inmates were being subjected to inhuman treatment. Mallam Bello Abdullahi would be in prison custody until 22 October 2019 when his case comes up for mention and when Mallam Nuradeen Abdullahi presiding at the court […]

Gov Masari cries for help over rising spate of kidnapping, banditry

The governor of Katsina State, Bello Aminu Masari has cried for help to put a stop to the increasing spate of kidnapping, banditry and other related offenses in his domain. Masari who raised the alarm on Monday when he received the Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, who led other principal officers on working visit […]

UK agency admits 268 girls from Katsina to read health courses

United Kingdom’s Department for International Development has secured admission into various Health Training Institutions for 268 girls in Katsina under the Women for Health Programme. Chairman, W4H Working Group in Katsina, Mr. Suleiman Abdullahi Saulawa, disclosed this on Thursday in Katsina at the presentation of support to beneficiaries, saying the gesture was part of efforts […]

INSECURITY: Top Security Chiefs arrive in Katsina

Some top security chiefs from the armed forces and the police arrived in Katsina State on Thursday to assess the level of insecurity in the state following recent bandits attacks in some parts of the state. The visit was said to have been at the instance of the Federal Government after Governor Aminu Masari briefed […]

INSECURITY: Bandits kill five vigilante members in Katsina

The police in Katsina State have confirmed that five persons who were members of the local vigilante were killed by bandits in Faskari Local Government Area on Tuesday. The Police Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isa made the disclosure in a statement in Katsina. He said that the killings occurred at Sabon-layi village of the […]