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Kano State

22 Jun
It was a forum that attracted veteran journalists and senior gatekeepers from media outfits across the country. The event was Nigerian Guild of Editors’ (NGE) biennial convention.
17 Jun
The internal crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano took a fresh dimension on Thursday as the purported suspension of a member representing Kano Municipal Federal constituency, Sha'aban Ibrahim Sharada divided party loyalists at his Sharada ward. Sha'aban, a former special assistant to President Muhammad Buhari on broadcast media and chairman, House…
11 Jun
The corpse of a baby girl, suspected to be a day old, has been recovered in a well at Tsalle Village in Gezawa Local Government Area of Kano State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The incident, which occurred on Thursday, was confirmed in a statement by Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, the spokesman for the…
4 Jun
Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has raised the alarm that armed bandits have taken over forests in the state, calling on the military to help flush them out.
26 May
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has vowed to prosecute any petrol filling station that failed to equip its facility with relevant fire-fighting facilities.
19 Apr
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has denied suspending former governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, and his Niger State counterpart, Mu’azu Aliyu, from its fold.
12 Apr
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) says it rescued 54 victims in Kano State form January to date.
11 Apr
It is often said that a golden fish has no hiding place; even dip down an ocean. The recent visit by Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu to Kano State brought with it the Asiwaju’s phenomenon that knows...
22 Mar
Four Police personnel attached to Anti-Daba operations in Kano have been arraigned before a Kano senior magistrate court over the alleged murder of two persons. According to the charge sheet, the suspected killer police officers namely, Sergeant Adamu Ubale and Muritala Ismail were facing two count charges bordering on conspiracy and culpable homicide for the…
19 Mar
Tension brewed in a Kano community on Friday as residents discovered suspected explosives in an abandoned vehicle along Jogana Gezawa highway, a few Kilometers from Kano city. Our correspondent learned that residents of the community detected explosives planted in the car in the early hours of Friday. A resident of the community, who simply identified…
19 Mar
One person has reportedly died and no fewer than 30 hospitalised in Kano State due to a strange disease.
16 Mar
At least three persons have died and 284 persons hospitalised as strange disease hit Kano city, Kano State Government said on Tuesday. The disease has spread across the eight metropolitan councils and five more local government areas in the state. Commissioner for Health Dr. Aminu Ibrahim Tsanyawa said preliminary investigation revealed that affected persons developed…


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