Posts Tagged ‘Malam Nasir El Rufai’

“Intelligence report on likely kidnap of pupils’ revealed three months ago” ~ Gov El-Rufai

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir el-Rufai, has said his administration got an intelligence report about the likelihood of pupils’ kidnap three months before it happened. He said the state government, parents and guardians of the victims, as well as security agencies were doing everything possible to secure their release. El-Rufa’i stated this while reacting […]

Kaduna Religious Law: Christian Groups accuse Gov El-Rufai of plotting to ban Christmas, New Year’s cross over service

According to the group, some provisions of the law criminalizes ‘Any person who plays a religious cassette or uses a loud speaker for religious purposes between the hours of 11pm and 4am.’ The statement adds, “This is very disturbing as it means that Christians cannot hold night vigils, celebrate Christmas, Easter and New Year eve […]

Hundreds Missing As Gunmen Block Kaduna-Abuja Highway

Despite the constant assurance by the acting Inspector General of Police (IG), Mohammed Adamu, to travellers on Kaduna-Abuja expressway of their safety, kidnappers yesterday afternoon blocked the major road, forcing several motorists to abandon their vehicles and head for nearby bushes to avoid being abducted. The bandits abducted many travellers, including Chairman of Universal Basic […]

[EXPOSED] El Rufai’s Son Goes Ballistic on Twitter

Bashir El-Rufai, son of Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai on Monday night launched an unprovoked attack on Igbos via his Twitter handle. Bashir gloated about the massacre of Igbos in the north via the 1966 counter coup amidst other ethnic slurs on southern Nigerians Nigerians have responded with comments reprimanding him of such disdain. He […]

Alleged Kaduna killings: El-Rufai a terror suspect, must be arrested now – HURIWA

A prominent Non Governmental organisation- the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has described as despicable, reprehensible and outrageous ‘the false and unsubstantiated claim’ made by the Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nassir El-Rufai, alleging that 66 Fulanis were slaughtered by Christians in Kajuru LGA of the state. HURIWA in a statement by the National […]

66 KILLED: CAN says Gov El-Rufai lied, intended to stir violence

Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has said claims by Kaduna governor, Nasir El-Rufai, that 66 persons were killed by gunmen in the Kajuru Local Government Area of the state were false and intended to stir violence. El-Rufai had in a statement on Friday by his spokesman, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, announced the killings in the state […]