police nab alleged rapists, codeine traffickers

Five men accused of raping young girls were among 11 suspects currently being interrogated at the Katsina Police Command headquarters Punch reports. The police gave their names as Sani Haruna,30; Nura Ibrahim,26;Abdulrashid Dalha,55;Abdullahi Sani,25 and […]

Katsina gov’s aide kills own daughter with car

Tragedy struck in Katsina on Friday when Governor Aminu Masari’s Special Assistant on Religious Affairs, Abdullahi Darma, accidentally crushed his daughter, Aisha, with his car. According to Punch, the incident occurred at Darma’s Katsina house […]

APC chairman escapes mob attack in Katsina

The chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Katsina, Shittu Shittu, escaped a mob attack on Thursday. Mr. Shittu was rescued by security operatives from the mob who attacked him after some people decamped to […]

Former Katsina Speaker, 4,000 others defect to APC

A former Speaker of Katsina State House of Assembly, Alhaji Umar Ya’u Gwajo-Gwajo, has dumped the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Gwajo-Gwajo was Speaker for eight years between 2007 and […]

#FreeHabiba | The case of Habiba Isyaku

THE parents of a 14-year old, Habiba Isyaku, are currently agonizing over their yet unsuccessful efforts to rescue their daughter from the custody of her abductors.  Ironically, the captors are well known and they are […]

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