US to support Sokoto’s agric modernisation policies The United States said it will support Sokoto government’s efforts to modernise agricultural processes and implements so as to enhance productivity and ensure food security. US Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Stuart Symengton, gave the assurance when he paid a courtesy visit to Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal at the […]
Month: February 2017
Kaduna Govt. to Settle N15b Inherited Pension Arrears Kaduna State government said arrangement has been concluded to settle the inherited arrears of pension and gratuity since 2011 which amounted to about N15bn,following the approval of supplementary budget by the State House of Assembly. El-Rufai,who day closed this during the launch of payment of pension benefits […]
Aliyu Magatakarda Wammako ,The Ultimate Leader- By Emmanuel Ado By 2006, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko,was politically dead, or so his political enemies thought.He was Kaput – German word for utterly finished,defeated or destroyed. The governor Attahiru Bafarawa wanted him impeached at all cost,in what many say was to stop him from succeeding Bafarawa.Wamakko eventually resigned putting […]
V Kaduna Begins Payment Of Pension Benefits To New Retirees The Executive Secretary Kaduna State Pension Bureau, Mr. Dan Ndackson, on Sunday said it will commence payment of pension benefits of 2017 retirees tomorrow Tuesday. Ndackson,stressed that Kaduna State Government deserves credit for devoting more of its resources to paying pensioners,saying government has nothing to […]
Abducted Germans Regains Freedom The abducted German archaeologist, Professor Peter Breunij, and his research assistant, Johannes Buringer, have been freed. A Kaduna State Government statement said that Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai has commended the security agencies for their efforts in securing the release of the Germans.