Bribery video: Kano Assembly sets up 7-man investigative committee
The Kano State House of Assembly on Monday constituted a seven-man committee to investigate the authenticity of the video recording of alleged bribing taking by Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje.
Senate primaries: Ex-Kano Deputy Governor steps down for incumbent
Alhaji Abdullahi Mohammed Gwarzo, the APC aspirant for the Kano North Senatorial District, has stepped down for the incumbent, Sen. Barau Jibrin. Gwarzo, who was the Deputy Governor of the state between 2007 and 2011 during the second tenure of the then Gov. Ibrahim Shekarau, was contesting for the seat with Sen. Jibrin before he…
Gunmen kidnap LG chairman’s son in Kano state
The Chairman of Kiru Local Government in Kano State, Alhaji Nasiru Muazu has confirmed the abduction of his son, Babangida, by gunmen on Wednesday night. Muazu confirmed the incident in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Kano. He said that Babangida, aged 28 and father of two, was…
Ganduje sworn-in Gawuna as deputy governor
The new Deputy Governor of Kano State Nasiru Yusuf-Gawuna has been sworn-in on Wednesday at a ceremony presided over by Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje.
Ganduje nominates Gawuna as Deputy Governor, seeks Assembly’s approval
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has sent the name of the Commissioner for Agriculture, Alhaji Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna to the state Assembly as his Deputy Governor nominees.
Garba, Kankarufi, Takai, others top list of Kano’s new deputy governor
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje is set to unveil the name of his new deputy barely 48 hours after the former deputy governor, Prof. Hafizu Abubakar, tendered his resignation Among those being considered for the position are Principal Secretary to the Governor, Ibrahim Kankarufi; Commissioner for Information, Muhammad Garba and Salisu Sagir Takai. Others…
Kano deputy governor resigns over alleged humiliation, injustice
Deputy Governor of Kano State, Prof. Hafizu Abubakar has resigned his position. Abubakar, who disclosed this in a statement yesterday, said he resigned due to injustice and unwarranted humiliation in the hands of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje. In the resignation letter to Ganduje, he said he would have loved to continue to serve the state, but…
Court nullifies Kano State law on consumption tax
A Federal High Court in Abuja has nullified Kano State law that empowered it to collect consumption tax.
NANS urges Governor Ganduje to reduce N17,000 damages imposed on Kano varsity students
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), has urged Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, to reduce the N17,000 damages fee imposed on students of Kano State University Of Science And Technology (KUST), Wudil.
Police halt planned pensioners’ protest in Kano State over N12.1 billion arrears
The Kano State Police command thwarted planned protests of a group of pensioners in the state by deploying armed officers who besieged their temporary secretariat.