Tags : Mallam Nasir El-Rufai

Socioeconomic Effects Of COVID-19 On Kaduna State So Far, Its

By Atinúkẹ́ Ṣeun-Ìgè. COVID-19 and how it all began: At the outbreak of COVID-19 in late 2019, the world was thrown into chaos as the newly discovered virus caused mild to severe acute respiratory illnesses in humans. This virus, known to be predominantly spread from person to person, is transmitted through contacts, droplets of saliva […]

El-Rufai Condemns Kaduna Bandits Attack , Condoles With Villagers

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has condemned the latest killings and disappearances of citizens in Kaduna villages. He condoled with families who have lost their loved ones and wished those who sustained injuries speedy recovery. Governor El-rufai has also directed the Kaduna State Emergency Management Agency to urgently assess damages at Warkan village and […]

“Boko Haram, Bandits Are Different From IPOB” -El-Rufai

Kaduna State Governor, Mr Nasir El-Rufai has said the way Bandits and Boko Haram Terrorists operate is different fromthat of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) led by Nnamdi Kanu. Speaking to BBC Pidgin, Governor El-Rufai stated that Bandits are not calling for the break-up of Nigeria but are just carrying out their activities […]

Bandits Kill Five People In Kaduna

Kaduna State Government has confirmed that bandits have killed five persons in Chikun and Igabi Local Government Areas of the State. The State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, said this in a statement on Saturday, June 5, 2021. Mr Aruwan explained that the bandits killed two persons in Chikun LGA […]

“Why My Govt Is Sacking Kaduna Public Workers” –Governor El-Rufai

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has explained that the reason his administration is sacking public servants in the State is due to dwindling financial resources and higher wage bills the Government cannot be able to sustain. The Kaduna State Government had on April 6, 2021, disengaged 4,000 Local Government workers. The State chapter of […]

Edo Election: “Three Weeks To The Election, Polls Indicated APC

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has said he was surprised at the loss of the All Progressive Congress in the recently concluded Edo State Governorship Election. Speaking on Monday, September 21, 2020, after the declaration of incumbent Governor Godwin Obaseki as the winner of the election, Mallam El-Rufai said three weeks to the election, […]

Buhari Calls For Unity In Kaduna, Says ‘No Development Without

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked all indigenes of Kaduna State to cooperate with the Government and Security Agencies to secure “peace and harmony in the State.” The President made the plea on Monday, September 21, 2020, during his speech at the fifth edition of Kaduna State’s annual economic and investment forum, KADINVEST. According to Channels […]

NBA: “I Didn’t Get Fair Hearing” – El-Rufai

Kaduna State  Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has accused  the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Saturday of not granting him a fair hearing before de-inviting him as guest speaker at the association’s 60th Annual General Conference (AGC). El-Rufai made his grievance known  in a protest letter to the NBA through his counsel, Mr. A.U. Mustapha (SAN). […]

El -Rufai Reacts As NBA Withdraws Conference Invitation

The Nigerian Bar Association has withdrawn its invitation to Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai to speak at its 2020 Annual General Conference. The NBA disclosed this in a tweet on its official handle on Thursday, August 20, 2020, stating that the decision has been communicated to the Governor. Prior to El-Rufai’s withdrawal, a petition had been […]

COVID-19: Kaduna Govt Extends Lockdown By 30 Days

The Kaduna State Government has extended the state lockdown by 30 days.  Governor Nasir El-Rufai disclosed this via his Twitter handle on Sunday evening, April 26, 2020. The governor’s statement as posted on Twitter reads: KADUNA UPDATE: Malam Nasir Elrufai  has extended the quarantine orders in the state for another 30 days, effective from April […]