21 Jan 2021
An Associate Professor of Sociology with Bayero University, Kano, MaiKano Madaki, has decried the growing rate of narcotics and psychotropic substance abuse in Nigeria despite several policies and legal frame works initiated to combat the menace. Madaki identified unhealthy rivalry between the enforcement agencies, corruption, political influence among other tendencies crippling fight against drug abuse…
16 Jan 2021
As most schools, including nursery, primary, secondary and higher institutions, resume from Monday, there are fears of further and faster spread of COVID-19 virus due to non-adherence to protocols prescribed...
10 Nov 2020
Academics, among other Nigerians, have called for urgent review or scrapping of the nation’s quota policy in varsity admissions to promote equity and national development.
14 May 2020
Vice Chancellor, Bayero University, Kano (BUK), Professor Mohammad Bello, has disagreed with alleged misappropriation of palliatives for the vulnerable in Kano State.
26 Apr 2020
Professor Balarabe Maikaba of the Mass communication Department of Bayero University has died. A senior staff of the department Dr Gambo Nababa confirmed Maikaba's death to The Guardian on telephone on Sunday. Maikaba, a former head of department and member of the Senate, Bayero University, died at home after a brief illness. Although the cause…
17 Apr 2020
Confusion and fear held sway yesterday in Kano as the government and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) presented conflicting figures on the coronavirus disease cases in the state.
18 Mar 2020
The warning strike embarked on by Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU) has forced the conference of children’s book reading and teaching out of Bayero University, Kano (BUK) campus.
18 Jan 2020
Registrar, Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN), Dr. Tajudeen Sanusi has reminded medical doctors of their ethical trust to regard patients with utmost respect and dignity.
11 Jan 2020
Bayero University, Kano (BUK) has promoted a female lecturer in the Department of Mass Communication, Hajara Umar Sanda, to the rank of Associate Professor.
27 Nov 2019
Let me wish my mentor, Malam Garba Shehu, media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari a happy birthday as he turns sixty (60) today November 27. I doubt, very much, if there would be any fanfare to mark this milestone.
26 Nov 2019
Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Bayero University, Kano has boycotted the Federal government directive to key into the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information (IPPIS). The Accountant General of the Federation Ahmed Idris, in an advertorial last week announced that university teachers will be captured on the IPPIS beginning from November 25th, and…
26 Oct 2019
Proffesor Jibrin Diso, a visually-impaired lecturer at the Bayero University, Kano (BUK), has won, in a raffle draw, an IVM lkenga 2020 model car, which lnnoson Vehicle Manufacturing (IVM) Company donated to the Federal Government.