Tag: Kaduna

Breaking: NRC cancels Abuja-Kaduna service after terrorists attack on train

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has cancelled its service on the Abuja-Kaduna rail line after attacks on the train. The train was attacked by gunmen on two different occasions — Wednesday night and Thursday morning according to passengers and multiple sources who boarded the train. In a message to passengers[Read More…]

14 fresh job openings in Kaduna Residents Identity Management Agency [Requirements & How To Apply]

The Kaduna state Residents Identity Management Agency is currently recruiting for thirteen (13) different positions. The deadline, as stipulated on the official website of the state government, is October 31, 2021. Below are the available positions: Department Head – Operations Unit Head – Admin Unit Head – Finance Unit Head[Read More…]

Kaduna mandates COVID-19 vaccine card to access govt office from Oct 31

Adherence to COVID-19 protocols of vaccination and wearing of facemasks would be compulsory as from Oct. 31, for anyone wishing access to any government office, the state government has said. A statement conveying the directive, issued by the Special Adviser on Media and Communications to the Governor, Mr Muyiwa Adekeye,[Read More…]

3 kidnapped seminarians regain freedom in Kaduna

Three seminarians abducted by gunmen in Kaduna state have regained their freedom barely 48 hours after their kidnap. The seminarians were kidnapped by the gunmen at the Chapel of the Seminary at Christ the King Major Seminary, Fayit Fadan Kagoma in Jema’a Local Government Area of the state. Confirming their[Read More…]

Police arrest abductors of Kaduna Catholic priest

Two men in connection with the abduction of a Catholic priest in Kaduna have been arrested by the Nigeria Police Force Intelligence Response Team. This followed an intense intelligence-led operations to unravel, arrest and bring to book the criminal gang responsible for a series of related high-profile kidnap operations in[Read More…]

Police confirm kidnap of students at Catholic school in Kaduna

The Police in Kaduna State on Tuesday confirmed the abduction of yet to be ascertained number of students by gunmen from St. Albert the Great Institute of Philosophy. NewsWireNGR had earlier reported that the gunmen invaded the school at about 8 pm and began shooting sporadically, causing pandemonium in the[Read More…]

Just In: Terrorists attack Catholic Seminary in Kaduna, Kidnap Students

Gunmen have attacked St. Albert the Great Institute of Philosophy, a Catholic run major seminary situated in Fayit community in Kagoma Chiefdom, Jama’a local government area of Kaduna state on Monday night. The terrorists invaded the school at about 8pm and began shooting sporadically, causing a pandemonium in the area.[Read More…]

Kaduna water corporation dismisses 286 workers over fake certificates

The Management of Kaduna State Water Corporation (KADSWAC) has confirmed the dismissal of no fewer than 286 of its members of staff, following a recent head-count and certificate verification exercise. Mr Sanusi Maikudi, Managing Director of KADSWAC, confirmed this during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on[Read More…]

Kaduna attack: Military discovers two more dead bodies — Official

The military has discovered two more dead bodies in Kacecere village, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna state, which was attacked on September 27. The state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, said in a statement on Sunday that the discovery of remains of the additional victims[Read More…]

Mix reactions trail ban of private, commercial motorcycle operators in Kaduna

Some residents in Kaduna have expressed mixed reactions following the ban order by the State Government on the operation of private and commercial motorcycles. The State Government on Wednesday issued, amongst others, a three-month ban on the operation of private and commercial motorcycles as part of measures to assist security[Read More…]