Mudi: Locally produced rice now hotcake in Kano
What is your assessment of the efforts to achieve self-sufficiency in rice production? The drive towards self-sufficiency in rice production by the Federal Government has recorded some successes, especially the bold step taken to close the borders, and concentrating on our local farmers. That alone has boosted the morale of our local producers of rice.…
World AIDS Day : Kano govt proposes a bill on compulsory HIV Testing
The Kano State Government said on Friday that it had been working to propose a bill on compulsory HIV/AIDS testing for all new couples in the state. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Kabiru Getso, disclosed this at a news conference to commemorate the World HIV/AIDS day in Kano. He said that the Ganduje administration had…
At least 10 killed in police-Shiites clash
At least 10 people were killed and several others injured Monday when police opened fire during clashes with members of a pro-Iranian Shiite group outside the northern Nigerian city of Kano, said witnesses and police.
Kano registers 1,042 for mass wedding
The Kano State Hisbah Board said on Thursday that it had registered 1, 042 prospective couples in 18 local government areas of the state for the state government’s mass wedding programme.
3.6m malnourished children treated in Kano
No fewer than 3.6 million malnourished children have been treated in Kano State under the Community Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) programme of UNICEF started in the state in 2010.
Buhari bemoans killing of Igbo woman in Kano
President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the brutal killing of Mrs. Bridget Agbahime killing in Kofar Wambai, Kano State, describing the incident as a sad and regrettable development.
Ganduje appoints SSG, 7 permanent secretaries
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has appointed Usman Alhaji Usman, as the Secretary to the State Government (SSG).
Banks, schools, others shun strike in Kano, Kaduna
Public and private sector workers in five states of the North West on Wednesday defied the nationwide strike action ordered by the Ayuba Waba faction of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) over fuel price increase.