2 bandits killed as troops rescue 39 travelers in Kaduna

The soldiers killed one of the bandits who attempted to abduct some travellers at Kwanar Tsintsiya axis of the Kaduna-Zaria Road, and also rescued 39 other people kidnapped by the bandits while travelling from Sokoto State to Onitsha in Anambra State.  Daily Times gathered that Kaduna Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs Samuel Aruwan who confirmed this…

Kaduna Electric MD bags SESN Fellowship

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company, Engineer Garba Haruna Monday in Sokoto conferred with the fellowship of the Solar Energy Society of Nigeria (SESN). The 38th annual conference of the SESN which began at Usman Danfodio University, Sokoto saw the Society conferring Fellowship on some distinguished Nigerians. In the…

Bandits riddle Kaduna police APC with bullets

Bandits ***as operatives rescue two persons from bandits in Kaduna By Ibrahim HassanWuyo The Armoured Personnel Carrier, APC, of the police was riddled with bullets by bandits in Kaduna on Friday night. Security agencies have informed the Kaduna State Government that they have repelled armed bandits on Friday night in Igabi local government area. According…

URBAN RENEWAL: Inside ‘new’ Kaduna

Emma Ujah For those who have not been to Kaduna, capital of former Northern Region, in the last one year, a visit would leave them surprised at the new look of the town, due to the on-going Kaduna Urban Renewal programme of Governor Nasir El-Rufai. With the rehabilitation, expansion and building of over 20 roads…

Kaduna commences verification of retirees

By Ibrahim HassanWuyo The Kaduna State Pension Bureau has commenced the payment verification for two batches  of  retirees and deceased people under the Defined Benefit Scheme (DBS). A statement issued by Professor Salamatu Isah, the Executive Secretary of the Bureau on Thursday, said that the exercise began on Tuesday   and it will cover batches 7…