Ganduje receives report on RUGA settlements, says project on course
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State says the state government is determined to implement the RUGA project, meant to resettle herders and boost economic activities. Ganduje stated this on Saturday in Kano while receiving the report on the establishment of Ruga and Milk Market in Kano State.
Ganduje congratulates Buhari on victory at tribunal
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari over his victory at Presidential Election Tribunal. This is contained in a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Malam Abba Anwar and made available to newsmen in Kano on Friday.
Ganduje says re-arrested Wadume made mistake taking abode in Kano
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje has said that the re-arrested Taraba State kidnapping leader, Hamisu Bala, popularly called Wadume, made the mistake of his life by taking criminal refuge in Kano State.
NAPTIP arrests cobbler for allegedly defiling 12-year-old student in Edo
The Benin zonal command of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) yesterday took into custody a 62-year-old cobbler, Mr. Chukwudi Augustine, who allegedly raped a 12-year-old student of Aduwawa Secondary School, Benin.
Kano Fire Service receives 37 distress calls in two weeks
The Kano State Fire Service on Friday said it received 31 distress calls from different parts of the state within the last two weeks. The Public Relations Officer of the Service, Alhaji Saidu Mohammed, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano.
ICAN launches ‘catch them young’ campaign in Kano secondary schools
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Kano/Jigawa district has launched its ‘catch them young’ campaign in 20 public secondary schools in Kano.
NAHCON absolves self from failure to airlift 487 stranded hajj pilgrims
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has debunked the allegation that the body was responsible for the 487 intending Nigerian pilgrims left stranded in Kano, Nigeria.
Protecting CBN from Miyetti Allah
Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) reaction to the Federal Government’s move to ban the importation of milk is curious and should not be allowed to go unchallenged. There appears to be more to the MACBAN’s strange response than meets the eye because the policy instrument is supposed to be primarily interpreted to boost local production of milk, which still consumes a large chunk of our scarce foreign exchange.
NAHCON initiates new health system for 2019 Hajj
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has introduced a Caravan System of health delivery to the pilgrims this year.