Sabon Gari

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 12th, 2014
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Obinna Akukwe     Tobias Idika, the Ohanaeze President of Kano, who was suspected to be poisoned by agents of Boko Haram and state sponsored terrorists, has been slated for burial on the 17 th of April, 2014 at his hometown,  Amuru Abam in  Arochukwu/Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia Sta...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 5th, 2013
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By Abdulsalam Mohammed President of the Kano State Chapter of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Tobias Michael Idika, has alleged that high government officials and security agencies are benefitting from the terrorist acts by members of the Boko Haram in parts of the north and would therefore want the crisis to...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2013
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•Hide bombs inside wheelbarrows laden with bananas, oranges …My escape was divine, says motorist who went for car keys at drinking bar From Desmond Mgboh, Kano More details emerged yesterday on Monday’s twin explosions by Boko Haram in Kano metropolis even as survivors recounted how they cheated deat...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 6th, 2013
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 by Obinna Akukwe The Kano State Government is  bent on converting the scene of the bus station bomb blast into an Islamic school. Governor Rabiu Kwakwanso had earlier told the Igbo traders and transporters who built and developed the park to relocate to another  place to give way to another Islamic ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 19th, 2013
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By Eze Eluche With the continuing systemic and targeted killings of Christians and Igbos in the northern region of Nigeria under the pretext of the Boko Haram terrorist group; With the continuing efforts of Nigerian government authorities to prevent international recognition of Boko Haram as a terror...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 19th, 2013
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Lagos, Nigeria – With no official casualty figure from the authorities yet, Nigerian newspapers on Tuesday put the death toll from Monday evening’s suicide bomb attack at a popular bus park in the northern city of Kano at around 60. The papers, including the Vanguard, Leadership and Daily...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 18th, 2013
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At least 20 people have been killed in a series of explosions at a bus station in the northern Nigerian city of Kano, witnesses say. Several buses were destroyed in the Sabon Gari area of the city, home to a large population of Christians from the south of the country. Kano is the largest city [&hell...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 20th, 2012
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by Kabiru Tsakuwa That Igbos form part and parcel of Kano community is never in doubt. And that their unquantifiable contributions in various spheres of the economy of Kano which made it what it is today, simply restates the obvious. In fact only God knows what Kano in particular and Northern Nigeria...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 15th, 2012
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KANO – A bomb explosion at a predominantly Christian quarters of Sabon Gari area of Kano municipality Sunday evening triggered pandemonium among residents and unsettled nightlife. An eyewitness said the incident occurred at New Road axis of the city at about 7.15pm which caused minimal damage to a CR...