GandujeGate: Contractor set to testify before Kano assembly panel
The contractor behind the videos showing Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, collecting and stashing in his cloth bundles of US dollar, says he is ready to testify before the state Assembly panel investigating the matter. In a letter sent to the chairman of the investigative panel, through Saeed Muhd Twada, his lawyer, the contractor referred…
Court halts Kano Assembly from probing Ganduje over bribery allegation
A High court in Kano State has stopped Kano Assembly from probing an alleged $5 million bribery against the state's governor Abdullahi Ganduje. The presiding judge, Justice A.T. Badamasi gave the order on Monday while ruling on an ex-parte application by one Muhammad Zubair, the National Coordinator of Lawyers for Sustainable Democratization of Nigeria. Badamasi…
Integration as imperative for electing quality leaders - Part 2
The administrative capacity of Mallam El-Rufai has never been in doubt. In Kano, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has a Ph.D in Public Administration...
Nigerians seek Ganduje’s resignation over fresh ‘bribery video’
Nigerians have intensified calls for the resignation of Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje following the emergence of a fresh video where he was allegedly collecting bribe from a contractor. The two minutes, twenty seconds footage dated January 18, 2017 and posted online yesterday, exposed the contractors, projects and voice of the purported bribe giver with…
Tiga Hydro Power Plant to be completed in November — Ganduje
The ongoing 10 megawatts power plant project being executed by the Kano State Government at the Tiga Dam would soon be completed.
Ganduje nominates Gawuna as Deputy Governor, seeks Assembly’s approval
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has sent the name of the Commissioner for Agriculture, Alhaji Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna to the state Assembly as his Deputy Governor nominees.
Kano State deputy governor Hafiz Abubakar resigns
The deputy governor of Kano State Hafiz Abubakar has resigned from his position, citing disrespect for his office and "immeasurable and unjustifiable humiliation" as the reasons for his resignation. In a letter addressed to the governor of the state Abdullahi Ganduje, Abubakar attributed his maltreatment to the difference in positions and his desire to "to…
NANS urges Governor Ganduje to reduce N17,000 damages imposed on Kano varsity students
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), has urged Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, to reduce the N17,000 damages fee imposed on students of Kano State University Of Science And Technology (KUST), Wudil.
Exhibit lessons of Ramadan, Ganduje urges muslims
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje called on Muslims to continue to cherish the teachings of Ramadan and exhibit its lessons of self-discipline, piety and love.In a statement signed by his Commissioner for Information, Mallam Muhammad Garba