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Umar Ganduje

24 Mar 2019
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje is currently leading in the supplement election in Kano even as results of two local government areas still pending. In the results collated so far by INEC, Ganduje won in 26 local government areas against his major challenger, Abba Kabiru Yusuf of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The rerun held in…
18 Feb 2019
Kano State Hisbah Board has discovered 15 women with HIV/AIDS among thousands of screened applicants for mass wedding in Kano. Besides, 23 women tested positive to pregnancy screening.
6 Dec 2017
Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday made his first trip as Nigerian president to a key state, in the latest sign of his return to the national stage after months of illness and treatment abroad. The 74-year-old's two-day visit to Kano, northern Nigeria's largest city and capital of one its most populous states, will also be interpreted…
27 Nov 2017
Kano State residents have shown interest in the Dangote Rice Out-grower scheme. They and are visiting Dangote pavillion at the Kano International Trade Fair which commenced on the 21st November, for opportunity to key into the project.
14 Sep 2017
Kano state government has launched the second phase of its scholarship scheme with the French government.
26 May 2017
The companies which entered into contracts with the state according to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, include Brains and Harmers (N165 billion), Multivision Nigeria Limited...
1 Apr 2017
Sadiq Zazzabi is a talented R&B singer in northern Nigeria, popular among Hausa speakers across the country and beyond for his songs about love, social issues and politics.


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If the 1555 book, Les Propheties, by the French Astrologer, Apothecary and Physician, Michel De Nostredame, popularly known as Nostradamus is to be recreated or adopted in the light of the present times, the documentary would probably be titled ‘The Man who saw Today’ instead of the dramatic premiering as a Man who saw Tomorrow.…
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Ambassador of Ireland to Nigeria, Peter Ryan, has said Nigeria and his country will continue to strengthen existing relations. He disclosed this during the Very Reverend Father Dennis Slattery Memorial Lecture, organised by St. Finbarr’s College Old Boys Association, in Victoria Island, Lagos. Ryan said Ireland and Nigeria had cordial relations before he came to…
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Lax PIA implementation bites hard • Mergers of regulators, boards of NNPCL, slack workforce worry stakeholders • Oil sector remains vulnerable as implementation of host community fragment lingers • Operators face tougher environment amidst challenging economic outlook  The projected gains expected from Nigeria’s oil and gas sector following the passage of the Petroleum Industry Act…
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Following indications that the Federal Government might have returned subsidy payment on Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) due to the fluctuations of foreign exchange and crude oil price, stakeholders in the sector have said the N169.4 billion reported to have been paid for subsidy on PMS as a means to stop the hike in the pump price of petrol is inaccurate.
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•Group tells Aiyedatiwa to respond to allegations Ondo State House of Assembly has vowed to go ahead with the impeachment proceedings against the Deputy Governor of the state, Lucky Aiyedatiwa, despite the lawsuit he filed to stop the move. Aiyedatiwa had asked an Akure High Court to stop the House of Assembly from proceeding with…