Forum counters Tofa, backs Kano light rail project
Kano Integrity and Justice Forum (KIJF), an independent organisation of elder statesmen, has thrown its weight behind the state government’s light rail transit project in Kano.
Kano can’t afford white elephant project, Tofa tells Ganduje
National Republican Convention (NRC) candidate in the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential election, Alhaji Bashir Tofa, has told Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje that the state needs no white elephant project like the proposed light rail.
Ganduje challenges Tofa, others capacity to counter new Emirate law
Kano State Governor Umar Ganduje on Wednesday filed a fresh application challenging the jurisdiction of the court to entertain the suit by Kano Concern Elders against the creation of new Emirates. In a preliminary objection filed by Kano state Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Ibrahim Muktar, before the chief judge of Kano state, Justice…
Abiola and his three strange friends
It is a matter of irony that President Muhammadu Buhari, who was decidedly hostile to Chief Moshood Abiola when he was our military Head of State, is the one to honour my old boss by recognising June 12 as a national holiday. Yesterday, the first time the day was marked by the entire nation, Buhari…