Monday, March 8, 2021


March 2, 2021

Insecurity: FG bans mining activities in Zamfara, declares state ‘no fly zone’

“He has also approved that Zamfara State should be declared “a no fly zone’’ with immediate effect.”

Babagana Monguno
March 1, 2021

SSS releases Buhari critic Dawisu

The conditions of his release are not immediately known.

Salihu Tanko-Yakasai
February 28, 2021

FLASH: Abducted Jangebe girls to be released on Sunday

Parents of the kidnapped schoolgirls including Garba Ibrahim have confirmed that their children would regain freedom soon.

February 27, 2021

Abductions: Ganduje orders closure of 4 tertiary institutions in Kano

State education commissioner said the government took the decision after observing the current situation of attacks on schools in neighbouring states.

February 27, 2021

Ganduje sacks ‘Dawisu’ for demanding Buhari’s resignation

The announcement came hours after news of Mr. Tanko-Yakasai’s arrest by the SSS gripped the nation, prompting widespread condemnation of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Salihu Tanko-Yakasai
February 26, 2021

Abducted Schoolgirls: Jangebe residents stage protest, attack vehicles, journalists

The residents, who stormed the streets in their hundreds along with women and children, used sticks and stones to attack vehicles and journalists.

February 20, 2021

Sultan of Sokoto says Boko Haram, bandits are one

The frontline religious leader asks the government to intensify intelligence capabilities to check mutating criminality.

Sultan of Sokoto
February 20, 2021

Bandits strike Katsina again, nursing mothers, babies abducted

One of the nursing mothers was however spared with her baby by the captors due to the ill health of her baby, the report said.

February 18, 2021

Kano Blasphemy: Family lawyer confirms teenager Omar Farouq still in Nigeria

When Peoples Gazette sought to verify the reports, Mr. Alapini, Thursday afternoon, said his client has not relocated abroad.

Omar Farouq
February 18, 2021

Kano traders to receive N656m: Minister

The grant will be disbursed through the federal government’s Guaranteed Offtake Scheme (GOS) and General MSME initiatives.

Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Mariam Katagum