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Ibrahim Shekarau

18 May
Former Kano State governor Ibrahim Shekarau has defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the New Nigeria People's Party (NNPP), BBC Hausa reported on Wednesday. Shekarau defected to NNPP days after another APC chieftain Abdulmumin Jibrin dumped the party also for NNPP. BBC Hausa reported that Shekarau has been offered the opportunity to…
13 May
The gale of defection in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano continued with the latest defectors jetting out of the ruling party with their large followers. Deputy Speaker, Kano State House of Assembly, Zubairu Hamza Massu, and former special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on legislative affairs Abdulrahman Kawu Sumaila announced their defection on…
6 May
The Supreme Court has upheld Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje-led factional leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State.
18 Feb
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on Thursday extended an olive branch to the Sen. Ibrahim Shekarau-led faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
17 Feb
The Court of Appeal, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), division dismissed the judgment of a lower court which upheld the parallel congresses of All Progressives Congress (APC) conducted by the G-7 faction of the party led by senator Ibrahim Shekarau. By the ruling of the appeal court, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has finally retained the supremacy…
8 Feb
The National reconciliation team of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has affirmed Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje as leader of the party structure in Kano. In a letter released Monday night, signed by Abdullahi Y. Gashua, the Chief of staff to the National Chairman, Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Committee of APC, Mai Mala Buni, Governor Ganduje is appointed…
8 Feb
Amid frantic efforts to resolve the crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State, the Senator Ibrahim Shekarau-led faction of the party has vowed to accept “only fair proposal” from the national headquarters of the party.
4 Feb
Amid concerns for continued safety of its structures, the All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday, at the party’s national headquarters in Abuja, inaugurated chairmen of 34 state chapters to run the affairs of the party at the state level.
22 Jan
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the Court of Appeal to set aside the judgment of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, which validated the parallel congresses
18 Jan
Hearing of appeal on the leadership crisis of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano, on Tuesday stalled failure of the former Governor Mal. Ibrahim Shekarau's faction to file a response
19 Dec
Justice Hamza Muazu of Federal High Court has upheld the local council congress conducted by Senator representing Kano Central, Ibrahim Shekarau-led faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano.
13 Dec
Ordinarily, the political crisis within the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) could be reduced to clash of interest between Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and the incumbent representative of Kano Central Senatorial District...


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