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Former Kano State Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau, and his supporters have joined his successor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, in the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP).
Efforts by the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to exorcise the ghost of zoning, which the party’s constitution invoked, have given rise to new categorisations
The unfolding triangular political duel in Kano State, involving the incumbent and two former governors, bears credence to the saying that when the stomach constipates, the mouth confesses
21 Aug 2021
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has sealed a property suspected to belong to a former governor of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso.
1 Mar 2021
13 out 370 scholarship beneficiaries of Kwankwasiyya Development Foundation have secured automatic employment with foriegn institutions and local investors. The beneficiaries, who were selected based on merit, recently returned from abroad after completed their two years postgraduate academic programmes in 14 universities across United States of America, United Arab Emirates and Asia. Unveiling the 370…
27 Dec 2020
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condoled with the former Governor of Kano State, Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso, over the death of his father, Alhaji Musa Kwankwaso, who was the Majidadi Kano.
26 Dec 2020
The remains of late Alhaji Musa Saleh-Kwankwaso, the father of ex-Kano State Governor, Sen. Rabiu Musa-Kwankwaso has been buried in Kano.
24 Dec 2020
Former Kano State governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has said contrary to claims by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, the appointment of Muhammad Sanusi II as Emir of Kano was not done to spite former President Goodluck Jonathan. Ganduje had said at the presentation of a book on Jonathan that Sanusi was not the best man for the throne…
16 Dec 2020
Kano State governor Umar Ganduje said he is in support of former Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan's decision to sack Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in 2014. Ganduje said this at the launching of a book on Jonathan written by journalist Bonaventure Philips Melah in Abuja. "Jonathan took a bold…
4 Dec 2018
All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said the former Kano state governor Rabiu Kwankwaso and opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) cannot stop current president Muhammadu Buhari's re-election in the 2019 presidential election. Kwankwaso, a grassroots politician in Kano, was a factor in Buhari being elected president in 2015 but has left the APC for the…
2 Oct 2018
Former Commissioner for Works, Transport and Housing in Kano, Abba Kabiru Yusuf has been declared winner of People's Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primaries in Kano. Abba, a son-in-law to former governor and senator representing Kano Central, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, won the PDP primaries during a marathon congress held overnight at Lugard house, a private residence…
1 Oct 2018
Crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano further escalated as Police command in the state barricaded venue of the party's gubernatorial primaries. Meanwhile, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje yesterday returned unopposed as the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate for 2019 gubernatorial election in Kano. He polled 2,740,847 votes. The chief returning officer for…