Friday, 3rd February 2023
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Kano State

28 Jan
Presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar on Saturday said the deadline for the use of old naira notes is unrealistic and causing discomfort. “The deadline is going to cause heavy discomfort for Nigerians," Atiku said in a video tweet. "It will be magnanimous for the Federal Government and the regulatory body…
25 Jan
The Appeal Court, Kano division on Wednesday affirmed the verdict of the Federal high court that validated the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary which produced Abdullahi Mahmoud Gaya as the party's candidate for Gaya/Ajingi/Albasu federal constituency of Kano State in the next month election. Subsequently, the appellate court struck out the appeal filed by special…
22 Jan
Kano State Government has confirmed four new cases of Lassa fever in the state.
19 Jan
A Kano Chief Magistrate Court, Gyadi- Gyadi division on Wednesday ordered the remand of three Sharia Court Judges, and 12 other judicial workers at the Correctional Centre over alleged theft of about N500 million. The 15 accused persons are standing trial before Chief Magistrate Mustapha Sa'ad Datti on four-count charge include criminal conspiracy, joint Act,…
18 Jan
Kano Central Senatorial candidate under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Lailah Buhari, said the National Working Committee of the party has aggravated the internal crisis that is threatening it's organs in Kano State. Buhari specifically pointed an accusing finger at the National Chairman, Senator Iyorchia Ayu for allegedly smoldering ember of discord among various interest…
10 Jan
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State, yesterday, insisted that continuity in governance is necessary for the socio economic development of the state.
7 Jan
With less than 50 days to the commencement of the 2023 Nigeria general election, members, candidates, and a serving lawmaker are dumping their political parties for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano and Jigawa State. Kano State governor Abdullahi Ganduje on Friday received Yusuf Babangida, a lawmaker in the state house of assembly…
5 Jan
Nigeria Mainstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) on Thursday sealed petroleum stations in Kano. The former Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) enforcement team of the Kano zonal office shut down the fuel stations for selling products above the regulated price. Captured at the affected stations during the enforcement exercise monitored by journalists were prices…
30 Dec
Concerned by the dwindling rate of health workers, the Kano State Government has initiated a move for the training of more medical personnel to bridge the wide gap. The growing demand for doctors and nurses is evident following the mass exodus of healthcare givers now seeking greener pastures abroad. With six active public and private…
30 Dec
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has signed the budget of N268 billion into law for the 2023 fiscal year. The governor’s assent followed the adoption and passage of the budget by the House of Assembly, led by Hamisu Chidari, on Wednesday. Though, the executive submitted a proposal of N234 billion Budget of Consolidation in…
29 Dec
The Kano State Hisbah Board says it has destroyed 25 trucks of beer and apprehended 2,260 suspected criminals in its operations from January to December. Dr Harun Sani-Ibn, the Commander General of the Board, stated this when he briefed newsmen at the board’s headquarters on Thursday in Kano. He said that the trucks contained thousands…
24 Dec
Barely 24 hours after the Federal High Court affirmed Muhammad Abacha as lawful gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano State, Sadiq Wali, has headed to Appeal Court to challenge his removal. The court in a judgment delivered via zoom also ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to expunge Wali’s name…


2 hours ago
The Police Command in Nasarawa State has confirmed the rescue of the remaining four abducted pupils of Local Government Education Authority (LGEA) Primary School Alwaza, Doma Local Government Area.
2 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari said he reappointed Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi as Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA, due to the agency's remarkable successes. Buhari made the disclosure in his address at the launch of the National Policy on the Nigerian Government Second-Level Domains and National Data Strategy in State House, Abuja. The…
3 hours ago
The Imo Police Command has confirmed Thursday’s killing of a Customary Court Judge, Mr Nnaemeka Ugboma, while presiding over a matter.
4 hours ago
Prominent Nigerian professionals, including CEO of Ebonylife Media, Mo Abudu, publisher and author, Betty Irabor and TV personality, Funmi Iyanda, are to attend and speak at the 2023 Linda Ikeji’s Self-made Woman Conference (SMWC) which is holding on Saturday, February 4 in Laos, in partnership with The
4 hours ago
Scores of customers of banks, on Friday, took to major streets in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, to protest the scarcity of new naira notes, which has been a subject of discussion across major towns and cities in Nigeria.