Efforts to reconcile Sanusi, Ganduje still ongoing, says Shekarau
Former Kano State governor Senator Ibrahim Shekarau has said efforts are ongoing to reconcile Kano Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and Kano emir Muhammadu Sanusi II amidst persistent claims of an unhealthy relationship between the duo. During a visit to BBC London office, Shekarau, the Senator representing Kano Central in the Nigerian Senate, said himself and…
Courts orders Shekarau, others to submit international passports
Justice Lewis Allagoa of the Federal High Court Kano on Monday struck out the 'no case submission' filed by former Kano State Governor Ibrahim Shekarau, Aminu Wali and Mansur Ahmed against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Besides, the court ordered the accused persons to submit their international passports and other relevant documents before…
Shekarau, others seek acquittal in alleged N950m fraud suit
The senator representing Kano Central in the National Assembly, Ibrahim Shekarau; former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Aminu Wali and Campaign Director of erstwhile President Goodluck Jonathan, Mansur Ahmed,....
Shekarau displaces Kwankwaso’s proxy for Kano senatorial seat
Former Minister of Education, Ibrahim Shekarau, was yesterday declared winner of Kano Central Senatorial ticket, thus making him the successor to his arch political rival, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso.
How Shekarau, others shared N950m bribe from Diezani - EFCC
A Federal High Court in Abuja has admitted evidence from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission showing how a former governor of Kano state Ibrahim Shekarau and two Others shared N950million bribe from former Minister of Petroleum Diezani Alison-Madueke. "Shekarau is standing trial along with Aminu Bashir Wali and Mansur Ahmed on a six-count charge…
Court dismisses EFCC’s application to re-assign Shekarau, others’ suit
Justice Lewis Allaguo of Federal High Court, Kano, has denied application filed by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) seeking re-assignment or transfer of alleged N950 million money laundering charges slammed against former Minister of Education, Ibrahim Shekarau; former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Aminu Wakil and Mansur Ahmed. Counsel to the EFCC, J.A. Ojogbane,…
Aspirant rejects APC results as Shekarau, Gaya, Barau secure victory
An aspirant for the Kano Central senatorial district, Laila Buhari has rejected the results of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries, which produced Ibrahim Shekarau as winner of the ticket.
The essence of presidential debates
Even with the vast majority of Nigerians not having access to television and electricity, the culture of televised presidential debates has crept in and should be warmly embraced.
Kwankwaso, Shekarau in fresh political theatrics in Kano
At a time when most analysts concluded that two former governors of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso and Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, must have resolved their political differences, the two have proved that they are strange bedfellows that cannot stand on the same platform.