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Kidnappers abduct 38-year-old man in Jigawa, demand N60m

A 38-year-old man has been abducted by suspected kidnappers in Kiyawa Local Government Area of Jigawa State.   Disclosing this to newsmen, the Police Public Relations...

Jigawa LG Chairman gives sex workers 30 days to leave or get married

Chairman of Gwaram Local Government Area in Jigawa State, Alhaji Zaharadden Abubakar has issued a thirty-day ultimatum to all prostitutes to vacate the area.  ...

Police arrest suspected member of notorious robbery gang that killed Army Major in Jigawa

The Jigawa State police Command has arrested one among the notorious armed robbery syndicate that killed a military officer in Dutse Local Government Area of the...

Army Major shot dead in Jigawa

A major in the Nigerian Army has been shot dead in an armed robbery incident in Jigawa State.   Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Lawan Shisu Adam said an army...

Information Minister, Lai Mohammed, inspects tallest Nigerian flag pole erected in Jigawa (photos)

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, was in Jigawa state on Monday June 21, to commission an Integrated Agro-ALlied farm in Birnin Kudu local...

18 killed in ghastly motor accident in Jigawa

No fewer than 18 people have died in a ghastly motor accident in Birninkudu local government area of Jigawa State.   It was gathered that the accident occured close...

Former Jigawa chief judge, Aminu Ringim, dies in lone accident

Former Jigawa Chief Judge, Aminu Sabo Ringim, has died.   The former jurist died in a lone accident at about 1pm on Tuesday, May 18 in Shafar village, Ringim Local...

Jigawa Hisbah confiscates 308 bottles of alcoholic drinks in raid at hotel (photos)

Jigawa State Hisbah has confiscated 308 bottles of assorted alcoholic drinks in a raid on a hotel in Gumel Local Government Area of the State.   The State Hisbah...

Kano, Jigawa and Katsina declare Friday Sallah public holiday

Kano, Jigawa and Katsina state governments have declared Friday May 14, as an additional Public Holiday to mark the Eid-ul-Fitr Sallah celebration.    The state...

Ondo to return 45 northern youths to Kano and Jigawa

45 northern youths who were arrested in Okitipupa LGA of Ondo state on Thursday April 29, will now be returned to their states safely by the state government.   ...