• NYSC Reveals Details About the Death of Corper Who Died in Kano Orientation Camp

    NYSC Reveals Details About the Death of Corper Who Died in Kano Orientation Camp

    New details about the death of Ifedolapo Oladepo has been revealed by the NYSC after conclusion of investigation.

    The 2016 Batch ‘B’ corps member, late Ifedolapo Oladepo, who died at the National Youth Service Corps orientation camp in Kano, had renal sepsis which occurred as a result of an infection.

    Oladepo graduated from the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso before the her tragic demise.

    This was the report of an investigation conducted to unravel the immediate cause of her death. The investigation […]

  • Young Pilot flies mother from Lagos to Kano as she breaks down in tears

    Young Pilot flies mother from Lagos to Kano as she breaks down in tears

    It must have been a proud moment for both mother and son.

    It must have been a proud moment for both mother and

  • Mother Of Female Corper Who Died At Kano NYSC Camp Recalls Her Final Moment

    Mother Of Female Corper Who Died At Kano NYSC Camp Recalls Her Final Moment

    Heartbroken mother of beautiful female first class graduate who died at the Kano State NYSC camp due to an alleged negligence, has recounted her daughter’s final moments. Below is how the deceased’s mum narrated the ordeal on social media;

    In a shocking revelation made on Facebook, the heartbroken mother of a pretty female corps member, Ifedolapo Oladepo, who died at NYSC camp in Kano State, has recounted her final moments.

    Multiple online reports had stated that Ifedolapo died at the NYSC orientation […]

  • NYSC 2016 Batch B corps member dies in orientation camp in Kano State (photo)

    NYSC 2016 Batch B corps member dies in orientation camp in Kano State (photo)

    A beautiful girl has lost her life in a mysterious manner after falling sick at the Kano State NYSC orientation camp.

    A young and beautiful National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member identified as Ifedolapo has died at the orientation camp in Kano.

    The information was revealed by a Facebook user, Emeka Stefano Ekwe who said that the lady had been sick but was refused treatment simply because camp officials thought she had been pretending.

    Sadly, her condition got worse and she passed away […]

  • Dangote to build 250,000 metric tonnes capacity rice mill in Kano

    Dangote to build 250,000 metric tonnes capacity rice mill in Kano

    Dangote Group of Companies has finalised plans to establish a large scale rice mill in Kano, Kano State, with a capacity to produce 250,000 tonnes per annum.

    Executive Director Hajiya Halima Dangote, who spoke at the Dangote Day at the 37th Kano Trade Fair, said the mill would process rice harvested from Sokoto, Zamfara and Kano states.

    She noted that the group’s fertilizer project will be inaugurated by end of next year, adding that it will be the largest fertilizer plant in […]

  • Kano NDLEA nabs 3 with 56.6 kg of Meth

    Kano NDLEA nabs 3 with 56.6 kg of Meth

    Kano State Command of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has intercepted and arrested three men in possession of  56.6 kilogrammes of Methamphetamine substance concealed inside wrapped cartoons in transit to Malaysia through the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano, when they were spotted.

    Speaking at a press conference in Kano, yesterday, NDLEA Commander, Alhaji  Hamza Umar described the drug as “very dangerous” and said the trio of Joseph Obiajulu  Nwagbo, Jude Nwaigbo and Thankgod Anyika were nabbed on November […]

  • Why police officers killed shiite members in Kano – IGP, Idris explains

    Why police officers killed shiite members in Kano – IGP, Idris explains

    It was gathered that the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Idris Ibrahim, has explained why police officers killed some Shiites members in Kano yesterday.

    Recall that about 15 Shiite members and one policeman reportedly lost their lives during yesterday’s clash between the movement and the police in Kano.

    Addressing State House Correspondents at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Monday, the Police boss explained that the police opened fire on the Shiite members in self defence, adding that members of the sect were […]

  • Security agents, Shiites clash in Kano, nine feared killed

    Security agents, Shiites clash in Kano, nine feared killed

    Nine persons were feared killed yesterday when security agents and members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), otherwise known as Shi’ites clashed in Kano over the yearly procession of the group.

    Eight Shi’ite members and one policeman were killed while others from both sides suffered serious injuries.

    Confirming the clash, the state Police Commissioner, Rabi’u Yusuf, said: “At about 0800 hours, thousands of Shi’ite members obstructed motorists’ and other road users’ free access to Kano-Kaduna expressway between Kwanar Dawaki and Tamburawa […]

  • Heavy casualties as Shiite members and Police clash in Kano

    Heavy casualties as Shiite members and Police clash in Kano

    Members of the Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) on Monday morning clashed with the police in Kano city, leaving no fewer than 10 persons, including a police officer dead.

    A witness said the clash started around Tamburawa, on the outskirts of Kano city, when the police tried to stop a Shiite protest.

    The police have since deployed heavily armed mobile police officers to the area while the major Kano-Zaria road is completely blocked.

    The IMN had late on Sunday accused Nigerian soldiers […]

  • Blasphemy killing:‎ Ohanaeze threatens to shut down Kano over release of suspects

    Blasphemy killing:‎ Ohanaeze threatens to shut down Kano over release of suspects

    Following the discharge of suspected killers of an Igbo woman, Mrs. Bridget Aghahime by a Magistrate court in Kano, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth council worldwide, has threatened to shut down the city of Kano if justice was not allowed to take its full course.

    Friday, 11th November has already been fixed for all round protest in kano over the judgment.

    Ohanaeze insisted that a magistrate court which has no jurisdiction over the trial of murder cases cannot order the release of the […]

  • Release of killers of Igbo woman in Kano provocative – HURIWA

    Release of killers of Igbo woman in Kano provocative – HURIWA

    Branding it “a primitive attempt to stoke up inter-ethnic conflict”, the Pro-democracy Non-Governmental Organization, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, has condemned the Kano State Government for nullifying the prosecution of the suspected killers of Bridget Agbahime, the 74-year-old Igbo woman in Kano State.

    The group’s position was made known in a statement made available to the media in Abuja by its National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko, and the National Director of Media, Zainab Yusuf.

    HURIWA also totally condemned the Nigeria […]