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    Flood destroys 120 houses, farms in Jigawa

Flood destroys 120 houses, farms in Jigawa

Flood has destroyed 120 houses and washed away farms and other valuables worth millions of naira in Jahun local government Area of Jigawa state.Sai'du Yusif, an All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmaker representing Jahun/Miga constituency at the house of representatives, made this known to journalists on Saturday after visiting the victims to sympathise with them.Yusuf said the report from the victims indicated that [...]

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    Jigawa gov fires commissioner

Jigawa gov fires commissioner

Muhammad Badaru, governor of Jigawa state, has sacked , Adamu Sarki, the state commissioner for land, housing and urban development. Abdulkadiri Fanini, secretary to the state government, disclosed this in an interview with NAN in Dutse, the state capital.Fanini, who did not give reason for the action, said Badaru could terminate appointment of any political appointee if his service was no [...]

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    Lamentation as fuel rises to N350 in Jigawa

Lamentation as fuel rises to N350 in Jigawa

Motorists in Hadejia in Jigawa state have expressed concern over the lingering fuel scarcity in the country, as most of the filling stations had run out of stock of the products.Checks by NAN on Tuesday showed that a litre of petrol sold between N300 and N350 at the black market outlets.Some of the available servicing stations being run by independent marketers were [...]

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    13 girls killed in boat mishap

13 girls killed in boat mishap

A boat capsized and killed 13 persons at River Gilbi in Jahun local government area of Jigawa state, on Thursday.Most of the victims were girls and are all presumed dead after the accident which happened at a riverine community some 50 kilometers away from Dutse, the state capital.The boat capsized at the river between Tsuburi Darai and Gilma villages.Yusuf Sani Babura, the executive secretary [...]

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    Lamentations as petrol sells for N300/litre

Lamentations as petrol sells for N300/litre

The price of a litre of petrol has risen to N300 in Hadejia, a town in Jigawa state, according to NAN.A correspondent of the agency in the state, observed that many petrol stations in Hadejia had no product to sell as a result of scarcity of the product, leading to drastic drop in the number of commercial buses on roads [...]

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    INEC shifts election in 11 Jigawa constituencies

INEC shifts election in 11 Jigawa constituencies

The shortage of electoral materials, including ballot papers, has forced the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone the house of representatives election in 11 federal constituencies in Jigawa state.Halliru Tambuwal, the resident electoral commissioner (REC) in the state, informed reporters of the development at a briefing which held at the INEC headquarters in Dutse, the state capital, late Friday.The REC [...]

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    Birniwa residents get motorised bore holes

Birniwa residents get motorised bore holes

Access to sources of safe drinking water in Birniwa Local Government Area of Jigawa State has improved with the provision of motorised boreholes and surface tanks in Arin-Adam and Keberi communities.The project, which is an initiative of the council chairman, Malam Muhammad, cost N13.4 m.According to Muhammad, who was speaking to NAN, the council has expended N4 million on the procurement of [...]

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