Posts Tagged ‘Mallam Nasir El Rufai’

Nigerians blast Fayemi, El-rufai, Sanusi for attending South Africa event boycotted by other VIP Nigerians

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 5, 2019
Nigerians have been reacting to the presence of Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State and Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II in South Africa, in light of the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other foreign nationals in the country. The Federal Government had on Wednesday announced its withdrawal from […]

El-Rufai claims Northern Nigeria is backward, poor while South is developing

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 7, 2019
Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai, has said that Nigeria is made up of a developing South and a backward, less educated and unhealthy North, with the highest number of poor people in the world. El-Rufai stated this in Kaduna on Saturday. Speaking at a summit, the governor noted that the problems of the region […]

Kaduna Insecurity: Gov El-Rufai has failed – CAN

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 24, 2019
The chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Kaduna State chapter, Rev. John Joseph Hayab, has called on Governor Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai to enact a law in the state that will address many years of sectarian and communal crisis that have claimed many lives and unimaginable property. Addressing newsmen in Kaduna on Monday, the state […]

Why law seeking to ban preaching will not stand ~ CAN, PFN, Clerics

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 23, 2019
The passage of the Religious Preaching Regulations Law by Kaduna State House of Assembly is generating angry reactions from Christian leaders. Just the way the bill attracted criticisms from different religious bodies and individuals when it was initiated three years ago, many are kicking over the passage at the twilight of the last House of […]


by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 19, 2019
A Kaduna State High Court has ruled that the plan by the Kaduna State government to issue licences to the pastors of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) using the Religious Regulatory Bill is a gross violation of their fundamental human rights, which guarantees freedom of association and freedom of religion. Thus, inconsistent with the Constitution […]

.@elrufai’s Son, .@B_ELRUFAI Appointed as Deputy Chief Of Staff

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 31, 2019
Malam Uba Sani, senator-elect for Kaduna Central senatorial zone has on Thursday appointed governor Nasir El-Rufai’s son,Bello, as his deputy Chief Of Staff. According to Bello’s social media profile, he studied Public Relations and Corporate Communications at Georgetown, United States of America. He also studied Political science/International relations. One of the All Progressives Congress,APC, chieftains […]