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‘When Buhari is declared dead, El-Rufai will be made ‘president’ – Fani-Kayode claims – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

‘When Buhari is declared dead, El-Rufai will be made ‘president’ – Fani-Kayode claims – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/Femi Fani-Kayode has said that Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state is being groomed to take over as president of Nigeria in 2019 when President Muhammadu Buhari is declared dead.In a series of tweets on Friday, July 14, the Peoples Democratic Party member alleged that former British prime minister, Tony Blair, came to Nigeria to perfect the plan.According to Fani-Kayode, the Kaduna governor will be made vice president before 2019 and then will be the president as part of their plan.Meanwhile, Fani-Kayode reacted to the United Kingdom trip made by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo.Fani-Kayode in a statement titled,“A challenge to Acting President Osinbajo and the cabal” and released on Thursday, July 13, said President Muhammadu Buhari will never return to N
School boy kidnapped while rendering help in Abuja, found wandering in Kaduna State – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

School boy kidnapped while rendering help in Abuja, found wandering in Kaduna State – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/A school boy who has been identified as Mubarak Ismaila, has been found wandering in Kaduna after he was reportedly kidnapped while trying to help some unknown men push their car in Abuja.According to the school boy, he is a student of “Alhayat” in Dakwa, Abuja. Here’s what Facebook user, Al-Amasiriyyu Don S wrote; “This boy was found boy at Nnamdi Azikwe express way kaduna his Name is Mubarak is mail, he said he was taken away by unknown men in trying to help them push a car. He said he is schooling at alhayat in dakwa Abuja just as you can see his uniform. For details call 08065807063. 08033502506.pls share to help his life.”To Receive Free News Updates , Add Us To Your WhatsApp: 08080810909; BBM Pin: D8CB58EE Source link
Ex-Custom Boss, Inde, Loses Bid To Vacate Forfeiture Order On Properties

Ex-Custom Boss, Inde, Loses Bid To Vacate Forfeiture Order On Properties

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comJustice S. M. Shuaibu of the Federal High Court sitting in Kaduna on July 4, 2017 dismissed an application by Abdullahi Dikko Inde, former Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, urging the court to vacate its earlier interim order of forfeiture in favour of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. It would be recalled that the EFCC had on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 recovered seventeen exotic vehicles in a warehouse of the former Comptroller-General of Customs located at Nnamdi Azikwe Street, Kaduna. The recovery was sequel to an intelligence report the Commission received that stolen money and properties suspected to be proceeds of crime were being warehoused at the former custom boss’ premises. Following the recovery, the EFCC on Fe
Southern Kaduna Students Accuse El-Rufai Of Plot To Stunt Zone’s Educational Growth

Southern Kaduna Students Accuse El-Rufai Of Plot To Stunt Zone’s Educational Growth

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comThe Southern Kaduna Youths and Students Forum  (SKYSFOM) has accused Mr. Nasir El-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, of plotting to stifle the educational advancement of the people of Southern Kaduna and the institutions located within the zone. The group made the allegation in a statement issued after a press conference it addressed in Kafanchan. Signed by its National President, Mr. Galadima Jesse, the statement said the execution of the governor's plot was recently evidenced by a state-sanctioned disruption of a press conference it organized to plead for the re-opening of tertiary institutions in the zone.  SKYSFOM said the aborted press conference, slated for 12 June, was stormed by heavily armed policemen, who barricaded the Nigerian Union of Journalists (
Plans by Terrorists to Attack Kano, Sokoto, Kaduna, Maiduguri During Islamic Festival Uncovered

Plans by Terrorists to Attack Kano, Sokoto, Kaduna, Maiduguri During Islamic Festival Uncovered

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SOURCE:TORI.NGFile photo   In a statement released on Friday and signed by Tony Opuiyo, the Department of State Security Service (DSS), announced that it arrested suspected terrorists planning to attack Kano, Sokoto, Kaduna and Maiduguri during the Sallah celebration.   “The past few weeks, this service has uncovered a sinister plot by terrorist elements to stage series of coordinated attacks using explosives on different cities across the country,” DSS said,    The seciruty agency disclosed that two suspects identified as Yusuf Adamu and Abdumuminu Haladu, were apprehended by the domestic intelligence agency during the early hours of Friday in Sokoto. Adamu and his accomplice were to command the operation in Kano.   The statement read further that; “However, the Service had earlier a
El-Rufai: I’ll Arrest Arewa Youths No Matter How Long It Takes

El-Rufai: I’ll Arrest Arewa Youths No Matter How Long It Takes

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comKaduna State Governor Malam Nasir El-Rufai yesterday said he would ensure ‎the arrest of the Arewa youths who issued a quit notice to Igbo in the North no matter how long it takes. El-Rufai, who spoke while receiving leaders of the Igbo Delegate Assembly and Northern Igbo Chiefs who paid him a visit at Government House in Kaduna, said the youths would be arrested and prosecuted to serve as a deterrent to others. He however called on the Igbo leaders to prevail on their youths to stop making statements capable of dividing Nigeria. ‎El-Rufai said, “Kaduna used to be a home for all, but so much crisis has divided the state and the metropolis across religious lines. As a government that is why we abolished indigeneship, once you live in Kaduna you are an indigene
Bazaar: How El-Rufai’s Wife, Children, Kaduna State Government Officials Shared N3billion Contracts

Bazaar: How El-Rufai’s Wife, Children, Kaduna State Government Officials Shared N3billion Contracts

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comDespite ceaselessly advertising himself as an apostle of due process and transparency, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state, SaharaReporters has found, runs an opaque contract award system in his state. Documents exclusively obtained by this website show that the lack of transparency in contract awards is characterized by blunt refusal to advertise bids, as required by the Procurement Act; contract splitting, cornering of contracts through fronts-by members of El-Rufai’s family, cronies and officials of his government. The opaqueness, SaharaReporters discovered, was boldly evident in the award and execution of contracts for the rehabilitation of existing drainages in Kaduna North, Kaduna South, Chikun and Zaria local government areas of the state. To go ro
Trouble Looms As Fulani Man’s Hand Is Amputated In Southern Kaduna

Trouble Looms As Fulani Man’s Hand Is Amputated In Southern Kaduna

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comThe Kaduna State chapter of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has claimed that a nomadic Fulani man, Abubakar Mohammed, has had his hand amputated by members of a Southern Kaduna community.  Chairman of the association, Haruna Usman Tugga, disclosed this to journalists in Kaduna at a briefing. Mr. Tugga, who condemned the attack, described it as a setback for peace in Southern Kaduna, especially in the wake of the efforts government, security agencies and critical stakeholders.  “On a sad note, I am here to inform you, that some natives of Southern Kaduna attacked our member, one Abubakar Muhammed who was migrating from Jema’a to Kachia local government areas, all in southern Kaduna. To be specific, Abubakar Muhammed, who was migra
Wanted Notorious Leader of Criminal Gang Arrested in Forest in Kaduna (Photos)

Wanted Notorious Leader of Criminal Gang Arrested in Forest in Kaduna (Photos)

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SOURCE:TORI.NGSuspected notorious gang leader, Sani Ibrahim (alias Burtu)   Due to the disturbing resurgence of armed banditry and kidnappings along Abuja-Kaduna road, troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army have carried out clearance operation at Rijana forest, Kaduna State on Wednesday 14th June 2017.   The troops cordoned armed bandits' camp at Rijana forest where they arrested the suspected notorious gang leader, Sani Ibrahim (alias Burtu), who has been on the declared wanted list of the Security Agencies in Kaduna State for a long time. The troops also recovered 1 motorcycle and 25 goats from the camp.    Similarly, troops mounted ambush along Zamfara State border with Kebbi State in which they neutralized 3 armed bandits and recovered 134 cows and 13 sheep. The operations are ongoi