A'isha Ahmad

Kano based Nigerian  Broadcast journalist, writer, reseacher. You can reach out via [email protected]


  • Bauchi: Police Arrest Ritualists For Removing 16-Year-Old's Eyes

    19 hours ago

    Police in Bauchi have arrested a suspected ritualist, Isaac Ezekiel, who is believed to have plucked the eyes of a 16-year-old boy, Uzairu Salisu of Jahun quarters in the Bauchi metropolis. The State Police Public Relations Officer, SP A...

  • Police Arrest 45 Thugs In Kano

    19 hours ago

    Kano State Police Command says it arrested 45 suspected thugs (Yan Daba) with dangerous weapons and large quantities of illicit drugs. The Command's spokesman, SP Haruna Kiyawa, in a statement issued on Monday, said the suspects conf...

  • Yobe: Police Bans Tinted Glasses, Covered Numbers On Cars

    19 hours ago

    The Yobe State Police Command has banned the use of tinted glasses and covered number plates as it has been found to aid crime in the state. In a statement on Monday evening signed by PPRO, Yobe command, DSP Dungus AbdulKarim, investigat...

  • Ansaru's Influence In Kaduna, Failure Of Government— Security Expert

    20 hours ago

    Kaduna State may be more in the news for all wrong reasons yet again as an armed group has boldly prohibited all forms of political rallies in Birnin Gwari local government of the state. Speaking with AllNews Nigeria on Monday, Dr Y...

  • Hajj: 1,193 Out Of 2,491 Intending Pilgrims Leave Kaduna

    1 day ago

    One thousand, one hundred and ninety-three intending 2022 Hajj pilgrims have left Kaduna State for Saudi Arabia. These are part of the 2,491 slots allocated to the Kaduna State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Agency by the National Hajj Commissi...

  • ICPC Raid: CISLAC Calls For Investigation Into Discovered Billions

    1 day ago

    The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, (CISLAC) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate the alleged corruption uncovered by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) regarding billion...

  • NAHCON Meets Caterers, Tour Operators For Better Hajj Experience

    1 day ago

    The NAHCON Coordinator in Madina, Ibrahim Idris, has met with Hajj 2022 pilgrims caterers to review their activities towards better services. This meeting involved staff of the feeding committee of NAHCON as well as caterers and their re...

  • HIV: 77 Persons Test Positive In Taraba Mass Testing

    1 day ago

    The Taraba Government on Sunday said 77 persons tested HIV-positive out of 2,156 during the ongoing mass testing and treatment to ensure a HIV-free society by 2030. Director-General, Taraba State Agency for the Control of Aids (TACA), &n...

  • Kano: 15,000 Students May Miss Exam As Government Owes N1.5 Billion To NECO

    2 days ago

    As the 2022 National Examination Council Examinations hold of June 27, 2022, 15,000 Kano students are at risk of failing to write the Senior School Certificate Examination exam due to the failure of the Ganduje administration to pay N1...

  • Obtain Guns, Protect Yourselves — Zamfara Government To Residents

    2 days ago

    The Zamfara State Government has directed residents of the state to obtain guns in order to defend themselves against bandits yet to be conquered by security agencies. The directive was contained in a statement by the Commissioner for In...

  • NUT Asks El Rufa'i To Reverse Sack Of Teachers

    2 days ago

    The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Sokoto State Chapter, has urged the Kaduna State Government to reverse its decision on  retrenchment of teachers. The NUT Vice Chairman, Babangida Sa’idu, made that call on behalf of NUT N...

  • Interpol Recovers Stolen Nigerian Cars In Niamey

    3 days ago

    The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, has commended the International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL) over the recovery of three vehicles stolen from Nigeria in the Niger Republic. He said the recovery of the vehicles foll...

  • Taraba Milling Company Starts Operation

    3 days ago

    Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, says his state's International Milling Company (TIMC) would commence rice milling operations in December. The Governor disclosed this on Friday during a working visit to the company site in Gasso...

  • INEC Will Not Recognise Imposed Candidates — Official

    3 days ago

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will not recognise “imposed candidates”. Chief Press Secretary to INEC Chairman, Rotimi Lawrence Oyekanmidi disclosed this in a chat with Daily Trust on Friday. ...

  • Kano: Government Promises Completion Of NUJ Corner Stores

    3 days ago

    The Kano State Government has promised prompt completion of the ongoing construction of 30 corner shops at the NUJ Press Center in the state. In a press statement signed by council Secretary, Abba Murtala, the Commissioner of Information...