Kaduna State News

Kajuru: ACF condemns recent killings in Kaduna

The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, has expressed deep pain over recent unwarranted killings of innocent lives and destruction of property in Kajuru local government area of Kaduna State.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

Kajuru killings: Fulani youths warn, enough is enough

Ben Agande – Kaduna Fulani youths under the auspices of Jonde Jam Fulani Youth Association of Nigeria (JAFUYAN), have pledged not to carry out a reprisal attack over the killing of their kith andkin in Kajuru local government of Kaduna State but called on the government to bring to book,those involved in the killing of 66 persons in the area.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

El-Rufai: Those Politicising Kajuru Killings Are 'Irresponsible, Bigoted Busy Bodies'

Nasir el-Rufai, Governor of Kaduna State, says those minimising the casualty figures or denying the killings in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state, are “bigoted busy bodies”.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

El-Rufai 'Deliberately Orchestrated' The Killings To Inflame Yet Another Cycle Of Bloodshed, Says SOKAPU

The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has accused Nasir el-Rufai, Governor of Kaduna State, of plans to “produce yet another cycle of bloodshed”, as a result of his comments on the killing of people in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

Nigeria Decides: Timi Frank reveals how secret meeting of APC leadership, Buhari, INEC forced postponement of polls

He condemned in strong terms the desperation of the Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-rufai who allegedly lied that 66 persons mostly Fulanis were allegedly killed by unidentified gunmen in the state on the eve of the postponed elections in order to provoke chaos and force cancellation of poll results in the state.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

Nigerian newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Sunday morning

Report has it that the Fulani community in parts of Kajuru Local Government Area, Kaduna State, have abandoned the area after an attack which left 66 of them, mostly women and children dead.The report claimed that what remained of the Rugar Fulani community were burnt houses, animals, motorcycles, kitchen utensils, as well as bodies of women and children buried in a ditch.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

Don’t take anything I flaunt on social media seriously — Sharon Ooja – Punch Newspapers

Background I’m from Benue State, but was born in Kaduna State and grew up in Jos, Plateau State.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

El-Rufai lied over killing of 66 Kaduna residents — CAN, NEMA

SUNDAY ABORISADE and GODWIN ISENYO The Kaduna State Chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria on Saturday dismissed claims by Governor Nasir el-Rufai that 66 persons were killed by gunmen in the Kajuru Local Government Area of the state.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

We elected the government we deserve yesterday

Third, it was an APC chieftain in Kaduna State, who threatened “body bags” for foreign observers.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

'It Was A Rumour To Instigate Violence' — CAN, NEMA Say el-Rufai Lied About Killing Of 66 People In Kaduna

The Kaduna State Chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), as well as the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) have denied the claims by Nasir el-Rufai, Governor of Kaduna State, regarding the killing of 66 people in Kaduna.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019