NLC to Resume Suspended Strike In Kaduna

Court Stops NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has said it will resume its suspended industrial action in Kaduna State reports Angeladaviesblog. The congress directed its State councils and affiliate unions to mobilise for the latest action. President of the NLC, Comrade Ayuba Wabba stated this during a press conference after an emergency National Executive Council meeting of the congress today in Abuja. Wabba accused the State Governor, Nasir El – Rufai of failing to respect the Memorandum of Understanding brokered between the NLC and the state government by the Federal Government. He…

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El-Rufai Releases12 Prisoners on New Year Day

El-Rufai Releases12 Prisoners

El-Rufai Releases12 Prisoners on New Year Day       Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has ordered the release of 12 convicts in celebration of the New Year. According to a statement issued on Friday by the governor’s Special Adviser on Media and Communication, Mr Muyiwa Adekeye, the pardoned convicts comprises of 10 people who were serving sentences of three years and above, with six months or less to serve. Adekeye further said that the other two convicts that were pardoned “were convicts who were released on the ground…

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Photos of Lawan, Sanusi, others at El-Rufai Son’s Wedding in Abuja

Photos of Lawan, Sanusi, others at El-Rufai Son’s Wedding in Abuja         Senate president, Ahmad Lawan, and other political heavy weights attended the wedding Fatiha of Kaduna State Governor’s son, Bashir Nasir El-Rufai and Halima Ibrahim Kazaure on Saturday. The wedding which held in grand style in Abuja was also attended by Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Badaru Abubakar; Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, and a former Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II amongst others. See more photos below:

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Gov. El-Rufai To Install Ambassador Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli As 19th Emir of Zazzau

El-Rufai Releases12 Prisoners

Gov. El-Rufai To Install Ambassador Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli As 19th Emir of Zazzau       Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai will on Monday install Ambassador Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli as the 19th Emir of Zazzau. The installation ceremony will take place at the Muhammadu Aminu Square, Race Course GRA Zaria at 10 am. A statement from the Kaduna State Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Alhaji Ja’afaru Sani, said the Central Working Committee for the installation of the 19th Emir of Zazzau, is calling on the people of Kaduna…

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El-Rufai Appoints Ahmed Bamalli New Emir of Zazzau

Ahmed Bamalli

El-Rufai Appoints Ahmed Bamalli New Emir of Zazzau     The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has approved the appointment of Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli as the 19th Emir of Zazzau. This was announced in a statement by the Commissioner for Local Government Affairs, Jafaru Sani, on Wednesday. Bamalli succeeds the late 18th Emir Shehu Idris who died on September 20, 2020 after reigning for 45 years. Bamalli is the first emir from the Mallawa ruling house in 100 years. His grandfather Emir Dan Sidi, who died in 1920, was the…

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It Costs N400k To Treat One Coronavirus Patients – Reveals El-Rufai

Coronavirus Patients

It Costs N400k To Treat One Coronavirus Patients – Reveals El-Rufai       Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has revealed that it costs over N400,000 to treat a coronavirus patient. Governor El-Rufai made the claim when he addressed traditional rulers in the state on ways to curb the spread of Covid-19 on Tuesday. The Governor said the State has to bear the cost of treatment of patients because many Nigerians cannot afford the bills. He explained, “Even though we’ve had very successful cases of treatment, Your Eminence, it…

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NBA Conference: Sanusi Condemns Disinvitation Of El-Rufai As Speaker

Sanusi

NBA Conference: Sanusi Condemns Disinvitation Of El-Rufai As Speaker     The deposed Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, has faulted the disinvitation of Governor Nasir El-Rufai as a speaker in one of the panel sessions at the 2020 conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). Speaking during a visit to the Kaduna State governor at his office in the Government House on Sunday, Sanusi criticised the NBA for taking such a decision by relying on mere hearsay or petition from a few lawyers. He believes it is wrong to withdraw…

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