kauru


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kauru

(ˈkɑːuːruː)
n, pl kauru
(Plants) NZ the edible stem of the cabbage tree
[Māori]
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This came on a day two children and a teenager were killed after suspected herdsmen attacked Unguwan Rimi village in Kauru Local Government Area of Kaduna State, as UNICEF yesterday condemned the use of children as human bombs and in any combat or non-combat roles in the conflict in the North East.
'Of a particular example is the use of the military in Birnin Gwari and Kauru local government areas.
According to him, the APC won in Ikara, Kubau, Makarfi, Kudan, Giwa, Kauru and Soba local government areas.
Shehu, Buhari has so far won in Kubau, Makarfi, Kudan, Sabon Gari, Ikara, Kauru, Giwa and Soba local government areas.
THE recent upgrading of four ruling houses, Lere, Kagarko, Kauru and Kajuru, from chiefdoms to emirate status in Kaduna is generating mixed reactions among stakeholders.
According to him, in Kagarko Local Government Area, 'there are three chiefdoms, namely Koro, Jere and Kagarko, but only Kagarko has been confirmed as an emirate, while, in Kauru Local Government Area, there are two chiefdoms, Idrisu and Wadai and only one of the chiefdom was confirmed as emirate.
While, the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has won in Zango Kataf, Kauru and Kachia local government areas.
According to him, 'in the Northern Senatorial Zone, we have Ikara, Kubau, Lere LGAs, while in the Central Senatorial Zone, we have, Birnin Gwari Chikun, Kajuru LGAs, and the Southern Senatorial Zone, we have Kachia Kauru and Sanga LGAs.