Tag Archives: Nasir El Rufai

Factional Kaduna APC Secretariat Demolished As Crisis Persists

The factional secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna state, located along number 11 B Sambo in the state capital, has been demolished on Tuesday morning. According to THEWILL the secretariat belongs to the faction loyal to the Senator Shehu Sani, representing Kaduna Central, and Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi, representing Kaduna North zone, who…

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Kaduna State Governor, El-Rufai, Calls For Investigation Of Traditional Ruler’s Death

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has condemned the attack on a traditional ruler in Numana which led to the death of the monarch, his pregnant wife and son. Residents of Numana Chiefdom in Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State were thrown into mourning on Monday when some unidentified gunmen killed the ruler, Gambo Makama…

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“Jonathan Is Not A Man That Takes Responsibility” – El-Rufai

The Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai on Tuesday berated former president Goodluck Jonathan over his recent comment on the N2billion Ecological Fund made available to states controlled by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, during his tenure. In a statement issued in Kaduna by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Samuel Aruwan, the governor said…

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“I’m Not Worried about Buhari’s Health for Now,” El-Rufai Says

  Governor Nasir El–Rufai said that it is not compulsory for President Muhammadu Buhari to preside over the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting and that he can always delegate the responsibility. The Kaduna State governor said this on Wednesday in Abuja, on behalf of other governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He…

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Amnesty International Accuses Nigerian Army Of Trying To Cover Up Shi’ites Massacre

  Amnesty International has accused officials of the Nigerian Army of attempting to cover up the mass slaughter of over 350 Nigerian citizens, including women and children, from December 12 to 14, 2015 in Zaria. Here’s how Premium Times reports it: “In a newly-released report about the killing, which involved members of the Islamic Movement of…

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Nigerians Will See More Action In The Coming Months – Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday assured Nigerians that his administration would be taking more pragmatic actions in the next few months to improve the nation’s economy and boost their living conditions, reports The Guardian.  He spoke at the Eighth Annual Bola Tinubu Colloquium held at the International Conference Centre (ICC), Abuja in honour of the national…

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El-Rufai Says Nigeria Is Still Paying For Gowon’s Refusal To Heed Awolowo’s Advice

  The Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has disclosed that shortly after the civil war, the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo advised the Gen. Yakubu Gowon regime to deploy new wealth from oil to building human capital through the implementation of a nationwide free education programme. While pointing out that the government failed to…

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Bill Gates Is Currently In Nigeria! Get The Scoop On His Visit

  Bill Gates is currently in Nigeria visiting Kaduna State where he was received by the state governor, Nasir El-rufai and Sokoto State governor, Aminu Tambuwal. The world’s richest man is in the state to sign an Memorandum of Understanding with Aliko Dangote’s Dangote Foundation on Routine Immunization. See more photos below.      …

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