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Kano Assembly

15 Jul
The embattled chairman of the Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission, Muhuyi Rimin-Gado, has shunned the summons of the House of Assembly.
6 Jul
Kano State House of Assembly has slammed one month suspension on the Chairman of Kano Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission, Muhuyi Rimin-Gado, for refusing to accept the new chief accountant deployed to the commission.
29 Oct 2020
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has presented a total sum of N147,935,302,948 2021 budget proposal to the state House of Assembly. In the document, total recurrent revenue to be collected is estimated at the sum of N106,121,457,794, that would be generated through N24,000,256,503 Internally Generated Revenue (IGR), N52,250,000,00 from Federation Account while Value Added Tax (VAT)…
30 Jun 2020
Suspended lawmakers of Kano State House of Assembly have been reinstated. The reinstatement of the legislators came few days Federal high court sitting in Kano granted a notice of form 48 against the speaker, Abdulazeez Gafasa, clerk, Abdullahi Alfa and Commissioner of Police, on their failure to obey the initial court order. Justice Lewis Allagoa…
16 Mar 2020
Kano State House of Assembly on Monday suspended five lawmakers for allegedly flouting the rules of the assembly. The speaker Abdulazeez Gafasa, who announced their suspension during a plenary session, accused the lawmakers of leading the assembly to a needless rowdy session last Monday. The lawmakers affected include three members of the All Progressives Congress…
9 Mar 2020
Kano state lawmakers broke out in a rowdy session on Monday over the removal emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II. The mild drama started when the deputy speaker of the house, Hamisu Ibrahim Chidere moved a motion to discuss an issue relating to an investigation of the emir. In a counter objection, member representing Dala…
27 Feb 2020
The Kano State Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested former Speaker and now Minority Leader of the Kano State House of Assembly
5 Dec 2019
The bill for the creation of four emirates councils transmitted by Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on Thursday scaled through the third reading and finally passed by the assembly. Meanwhile, the security men attached to Kano state house of assembly had threatened to shoot some journalists who were at the assembly to cover the house proceedings.…
3 Dec 2019
The Kano State Emirate Council Bill 2019 has scaled through first reading at the floor of the Kano State House of Assembly on Tuesday. Presenting the executive bill at the plenary, the clerk of the house, Abdullahi Alfa read the new proposed bill for the recreation of four emirate councils. The bill scaled through the…
2 Dec 2019
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State may have accepted court verdict on the nullification of the four emirate councils as the state executive council present fresh bill to the assembly. Justice Usman Na'Abba of Kano high court sitting at Miller road had on 21st November 2019 nullified the appointment of the four first-class emirs…
8 May 2019
The Kano State House of Assembly yesterday passed a life pension bill for its speaker and deputy speaker after the proposal scaled a third reading.
6 Dec 2018
A Kano State high court has insisted Kano State House of Assembly lacks power to investigate the allegation of $5 million bribery against Governor Abdullahi Ganduje. The presiding judge Ahmad Badamasi said the House has no capacity of probing a bribe investigation because it is a criminal offence. Badamasi stated that collecting bribe from contractors…


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