Thursday, 1st June 2023

Kano State

23 Apr
Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has disclosed that his administration has pardoned about 4,013 inmates in eight years across the state’s correctional facilities.
22 Apr
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State says he holds no grudge against anyone as his eight years stewardship ends May 20.The governor stated this in his Sallah Message issued in Kano on Friday and signed by the Commissioner for Information and Internal Affairs, Malam Muhammad Garba.
Nigeria Senate
20 Apr
The All Progressives Congress (APC), Kano Chapter, on Wednesday recommended Sen. Barau Jibril (APC-Kano North) as the President of the upcoming 10th senate. APC Chairman in Kano State, Alhaji Abdullahi Abbas, made the call while speaking with news men in Kano. Abbas said that APC performed well in Kano State in the presidential poll. He…
17 Apr
Outgoing Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has asked for forgiveness from persons he might have wronged while at the helm of affairs.
16 Apr
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has begged for forgiveness from those he might had offended in the course of governing the state.
11 Apr
The Police Command in Kano State said gunmen kidnapped a 60-year-old man and shot two others in Gangarbi village of Rano Local Government Area of the state. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Manman Dauda, confirmed the incident in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Tuesday.…
2 Apr
Again, the Kano State Governor-elect, Abba Kabir Yusuf has issued fresh advisory to financial institutions in the state, insisting his government will not pay back any loan granted Governor Abdullahi Ganduje’s administration.
31 Mar
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has cautioned the state governor-elect, Abba Kabir Yusuf to desist from causing needless confusion in Kano State. Ganduje reminded Yusuf that he remains the chief executive officer of the state. The governor was reacting to a directive issued from the office of the governor-elect, warning individuals, groups, and organisations undertaking construction…
20 Mar
Kano State Government has imposed a curfew across the state to prevent a breakdown of law and order. Commissioner for information and internal affairs, Malam Muhammad Garba, in a statement in the early hours of Monday, said the decision become pertinent to avoid a breakdown of law and order following tensions generated from the collation…
20 Mar
The candidate of the New Nigerian Peoples Party (NNPP) Abbas Kabiru Yusuf has been declared the winner of the gubernatorial election in Kano. Yusuf was declared the winner after defeating his closest rival and candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna. Declaring Yusuf winner, the returning officer of the governorship poll…
19 Mar
The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano has accused the main opposition party New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) of circulating fake election results. A statement by the spokesperson of APC gubernatorial candidate Muhammad Garba on Saturday said the fake results being circulated by the opposition party were intended to mislead unsuspecting members of the…
18 Mar
The gubernatorial candidate of New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) in Kano, Abba Kabiru Yusuf has called for the immediate arrest of Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Prince Abdullahi Abbas for allegedly perpetrating electoral violence. Yusuf made the call shortly after casting a ballot at his polling unit 033 Balarabe Alalu primary school, Diso Chirenchi…


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