The politics of state creation has been one of the most volatile issues at the heart of the national question in Nigeria.
The declaration marks the Islamic New Year 1443AH.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Jigawa State Independent Electoral Commission had fixed June 26 for the conduct of election in the 27 Local Government Councils across the state.
The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, who was represented by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Sonny Echono disclosed this to newsmen in Abuja on Monday.
The NAPTIP Director General, Imaan Sulaiman- Ibrahim, made the disclosure while briefing newsmen on Monday in Kano.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the 20th NSF, which commenced on April 2 and will end on Wednesday, have seen a total of 1,308 medals.
Reacting to the tragedy that claimed lives and caused massive destruction to rice farms, in a statement by his spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, Buhari said, “this level of destruction as a result of a natural disaster is unprecedented and devastating.”
Governor Muhammad Badaru made the disclosure while speaking with newsmen on Tuesday in Dutse.
El-Rufai’s invitation to speak at the conference was withdrawn over a petition against him by the National Executive Committee of the NBA.
North West Governors in an emergency meeting in Kaduna have announced the closure of all schools across the region to protect citizens from Covid-19.
Spokesman of the command, SP Abdu Jinjiri, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse, on Wednesday.
Malam Ibrahim Labaran, the JAMB Coordinator in the state, gave the assurance during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse on Thursday.
The mill, with capacity to process 16 metric tons of paddy rice per hour, when completed will in a year process paddy rice worth N14 billion bought directly from the famers in Jigawa State at market rate.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that one person died and eight others were injured after one of the tyres of an OPEL car, marked AB 104 NSR, burst.
Angus Ibezim, Jigawa Sector Commander of FRSC, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse on Thursday.
The corps’ Spokesman, Adamu Shehu, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse on Wednesday that the suspect was arrested in Buji Local Government Area of the state.
A medium loaf of bread is sold at N270 as against N200 before, while a small loaf costs N120, as against N70
The council Chairman, Alhaji Abdulazeez Garba, told newsmen in Guri that the projects were designed to enhance access to safe drinking water at the grassroots
Hassan said the situation was affecting his daily revenue as “I am spending much on fuel due to the lingering scarcity
Gidado said the accident occurred when the deceased, riding a motorcycle with registration number, QB 139 NNG and heading to Madobi town, lost control and rammed into another motorcycle