Kaduna State

2019 Polls: PDP Condemns El-Rufai for issuing death threat to foreigners [READ MORE]

  The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai for allegedly threatening foreigners in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. Governor El – Rufai has slammed the United States, United Kingdom and European Union’s reactions to President Muhammadu Buhari’s suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, as “most irresponsible”. According to him, they cannot dictate to the Federal Government. Onnoghen was suspended over alleged false asset declaration . The US , UK and EU had questioned the legality of Onnoghen ’s suspension by Buhari without the input of the National Assembly. They also faulted the timing of the CJN ’s suspension against [Read]

Kaduna state residents wash their streets with soap and water shortly after Gov El-rufai’s visit [SEE PHOTOS]

  Angry Kaduna residents reportedly washed their streets with soap and water, shortly after Governor El-Rufai’s visited for his 2019 governorship campaign. Residents of Birnin Gwari LGA, the local government badly affected by activities of bandits and kidnappers also burned APC flags and brooms, as a sign of rejection of the party in the coming general election. The Kaduna residents who washed their streets with soap and water shortly after Governor El-Rufai’s visit, had previously been promised a faculty of Kaduna State University and the Governor had also allegedly promised them that he will relocate his office to the area pending when bandits ravaging the area are flushed out. However [Read]

SHOCKING >>>2019: I don’t have N20m in my account, El-Rufai reveals

…as groups buy nomination form for him The governor of Kaduna state, Nasir el-Rufai, Monday said that he does not have N20m to buy an expression of interest and nomination forms for himself. Speaking at the state’s government house, El-rufai commended the Association of Cattle Sellers, Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), NATO, and Sheikh Gumi Market Association who bought the forms for him. Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, the Executive Governor of Kaduna State Quoting El-rufai as cited by thecable, “When the party fixed the money for the form, I could remember that during the meeting, the President was the first person to rise his hands and said he does [Read]