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Tag Archives: Kaduna

Recurrent sacking of teachers in Kaduna counterproductive– Stakeholders

Recurrent sacking of teachers in Kaduna counterproductive– Stakeholders

One of them, Mr Tjjjani Aliyu, Citizens’ Co-chair, Kaduna Basic Education Accountability Mechanism (KADBEAM), said the development would halt the progress being recorded in basic education. Aliyu said the government had in 2018, sacked 21,780, for allegedly failing a similar test, adding that 233 others were sacked in December 2021 …

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Kaduna train attack: 11 released victims are sick and mentally unstable – Families

Kaduna train attack: 11 released victims are sick and mentally unstable -  Families

Families of eleven passengers of the Abuja/Kaduna train who were recently released by terrorists, have revealed that the victims are sick, mentally unstable and traumatised.   The terrorists that attacked the Abuja-Kaduna bound AK9 train on March, 28, released 11 out of the 61 abducted train passengers, after almost three months in captivity.   …

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Bandits release Kaduna man after over two months in captivity, detain his wife

Bandits release Kaduna man after over two months in captivity, detain his wife

One Hussaini Bala Mohammed, who was abducted alongside his wife over two months ago in Kaduna State, has regained freedom.    Bala Mohammed and his wife, Ummiehassan were kidnapped from their residence on Sunday, March 27, 2022.    Confirming the development on Sunday, June 12, Engr Faeesal Ibraheem, said his brother-in-law was …

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WAEC arrests supervisors in Lagos, Kano, Bayelsa and Kaduna over malpractice

WAEC arrests supervisors in Lagos, Kano, Bayelsa and Kaduna over malpractice

The Head of Nigeria National Office of West African Examination Council (WAEC), Patrick Areghan, disclosed that about 10 supervisors have been arrested for alleged involvement in examination malpractices in the ongoing Senior Secondary Certificate Examination.   Speaking on Thursday, June 9, during supervision of the examination in four centres in …

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Kaduna Vigilance Service intercept 15 bags of cannabis from suspected drug traffickers

Kaduna Vigilance Service intercept 15 bags of cannabis from suspected drug traffickers

Fifteen bags of cannabis and a motorcycle have been intercepted by Kaduna Vigilance Service from suspected drug traffickers in Ikara Local Government Area of the state.   Commander of the Kaduna state Vigilance Service, Retired Brigadier General Umar Ibrahim who handed over the seized illicit substances to the representative of the National …

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Many abducted as bandits block highway in Kaduna, set buses on fire

Many abducted as bandits block highway in Kaduna, set buses on fire

Many people have been feared kidnapped by bandits who attacked travellers along the Kaduna-Birnin-Gwari Road in Kaduna State.   Channels Television reported that the bandits blocked the highway on Tuesday May 31, and also set about eight vehicles ablaze.   They later took an unspecified number of travellers, mostly women and children, to …

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