PDP woos Saraki, Kwankwaso, others
The Board of Trustees of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on aggrieved members who left the party to follow the footsteps of former Vice President Abubakar Atiku “and return home.”
Ganduje rejigs cabinet, picks Kwankwaso’ Nephew
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, yesterday, removed five members of his cabinet and replaced them with six new commissioners, including Alhaji Illiasu Musa Kwankwaso, nephew of Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso in readiness for his reelection in 2019.
Weekly political notes
Kwankwaso, Ganduje Supporters Clash In Kano Several people were injured in Kano, on Saturday, as violence was unleashed among supporters of the state governor Abdullahi Ganduje and those of his predecessor, Rabiu Kwankwaso. Two of those who sustained injuries and were reportedly hospitalised were former Secretary to the State Government (SSG) under Kwankwaso administration, Rabiu…
Kwankwaso supporters blame Ganduje, police for attacks
The Kwankwasiyya group has accused the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje of masterminding the Saturday attacks on supporters of ex-Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso.
Kwankwaso loyalists shun Kano APC delegates’ congress
Members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) loyal to Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso boycotted the state delegates’ congress held yesterday, in Kano.
Ganduje fires Kwankwaso’s associate, approves new political appointees
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje yesterday approved the appointment of new political office holders, including Muhammad Ibrahim Hassan Fairuz, who was named Special Adviser on Solid Minerals to replace Hajia Balaraba Ibrahim.....
Tinubu’s support for Ganduje ignites reaction from Kwankwaso
A statement by Bola Ahmed Tinubu, supporting the second term bid of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, has revived the power tussle in the state.
2019: Who will go for the North?
Within the APC, the following are associated with possible interest in the Presidency: Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim, Danjuma Goje.
Unending feud between Ganduje, Kwankwaso
There is no end in sight to the ongoing face-off between the governor of Kano State, Alhaji Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and his immediate predecessor in office, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso.
Buhari’s candidacy for 2019 elections seems laid out
It is projected that the schemes and intrigues over who becomes the party’s standard bearer would come to the fore at the party national convention billed for not later than April this year.