LG Poll: Ganduje approves compulsory drug test for candidates
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has directed that candidates seeking elective posts in the Jan. 26, local councils poll in the state,
Man dies in a well
A 65-year old man, Isah Ahmadu Kamilu, was yesterday found dead in a well at Rano Subuwar Unguwa village in Rano of Kano State.
Kano government promotes over 249 civil servants
The Kano State government has approved the promotion of 249 civil servants in various ministries, departments, and agencies in the state. The Chairman of the state Civil Service Commission, Mr Bello Kiru, made the disclosure in a statement issued at the end of the commission’s meeting on the senior staff promotion exercise, on Thursday in…
Absence of appellant stalls hearing on blasphemy case
The hearing of an appeal filed against the death sentence on Sheriff Yahaya, a popular artist in Kano, failed to continue at the Kano State High Court yesterday following the absence of the appellant. An Upper Shari’a Court led by Khadi Aliyu Mohammad Kani had, on August 10, 2020, convicted Sheriff on a one-count…
Shippers Council, Kano advance on Dala dry port project
A ray of hope has beamed for the multi-billion-naira, Dala Inland Dry Port project, as the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), in collaboration with the Kano State Government, have advanced strategies to actualize the all-important project. Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, during a visit to the NSC headquarters in Lagos, expressed determination to…
Government intervenes in farmers, sand excavators’ unrest in Kano
The brewing conflict between farmers and sand excavators at Tasa village in Dawakin-Kudu Local Government Area of Kano State may soon be laid to rest following the intervention of the state government. Through the office of the Special Adviser to Governor Abdullah Ganduje on Solid Minerals, Hajia Balaraba Ibrahim, efforts have set in motion to…
My relationship with President Muhammadu Buhari
In light of recent events that transpired over my recent comments about the government of President Buhari, I think it is absolutely necessary to shed more light on my decades of relationship
Kano Fire Service saves 69 lives in 2 weeks
The Kano State Fire Service, says it has saved 69 lives from fire incidents in the past two weeks in the state. Mr Saidu Muhammed, the Public Relations Officer of the Officer, made the disclosure in a statement issued on Friday in Kano. Muhammed said that six lives were lost in the fire incidents while…
Customs nabs Dubai-bound passenger with 5,342 ATM cards in Kano
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Kano/Jigawa Command arrested a Dubai-Bound passenger in possession of 5,342 ATM cards at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano.
COVID-19: FG unveils N460m UNDP/WFP unconditional cash transfer programme in Kano
The Federal Government has inaugurated a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and World Food Programme (WFP) unconditional cash transfer for vulnerable communities affected by COVID -19 in Kano.
APCON, KSUBLA partner to sanitise outdoor advertising in Kano
As part of its commitment to deepen its relationship with key stakeholders in the Advertising Industry, the Registrar/Chief Executive of Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria, Dr. Olalekan Fadolapo, paid a courtesy call on the Director General, Kano State Urban Beautification and Landscaping Agency (KSUBLA), Alhaji Abdallah T. Ahmed recently. The APCON Registrar said that his…