Sunday, 28th November 2021
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Kano State

29 Jul
Kano State Government has debunked rumours on its purported plan to ban women, regardless of their faith, from driving in the state.
26 Jul
Counsel of the embattled Islamic scholar, Abduljabbar Kabara, yesterday alleged that Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State was meddling in the legal action already instituted against their client.
24 Jul
The Kano State Fire Service has confirmed the death of a 20-year-old man, Yusuf Aliyu, who drowned in open water at Danbare, Layin Bakar Lamba in Kano. This is contained in a statement signed by Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, Public Relations Officer of the service in Kano, on Saturday. “We received a distress call at about…
24 Jul
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State said his administration would follow the blasphemy case involving Sheikh Abduljabbar Nasiru-Kabara to the logical conclusion. He stated the government’s position when he paid Sallah visit to the leader of Qadiriyya Movement, Sheikh Khalifa Qaribullahi Nasiru-Kabara at Qadiriyya House, Kano. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Malam Abba…
22 Jul
The Emir of Karaye in Kano State, Alhaji Ibrahim Abubakar II, has directed Imams in the emirate to offer special prayers for rainfall and peace.
21 Jul
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on Tuesday granted executive pardon to 136 inmates on civil incarceration at Kano central Correctional Centre. While executing the gesture within his prerogative of mercy, Ganduje cautioned the inmates while regaining their freedom, to avoid all the acts of iniquities that may return them to the correctional center. Speaking to the…
19 Jul
The Emir of Karaye, Alhaji Ibrahim Abubakar II, has announced the suspension of Abdullahi Sa’adu, the village head of Butu-Butu town in Rimingado Local Council of Kano State.
16 Jul
The factional leader of Khadiriyya movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Abduljabbar Sheikh Kabara may be charged for blasphemy under Kano state Penal Code Law 2000 as amended if to defend his self-acclaimed
30 Jun
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje narrowly escaped death as deadly bandits unleashed an attack on his convoy on their way back from Zamfara state. A security source, who confirmed the incident, disclosed that three security personnel attached to the governor's convoy sustained varying degrees of injuries. Ganduje had joined other governors of the ruling…
28 Jun
Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission is set to prosecute the Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Alhaji Idris Rimi, and some directors in the ministry for alleged fraud.
27 Jun
The Kano State Government has directed the 44 local governments in the state to pay National Examinations Council (NECO) examination fees for 10, 400 indigent students.
22 Jun
A singer who was arrested last week in Kano State after allegations of blasphemy against Islam has been released on bail. Ahmad Abdul was detained by the police after the censorship board, an arm of the religious institution that governs the majority Muslim state, received several complaints. In a song titled Barhama – gwaska ("Barhama…


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