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Customs impounds millions of naira insecticide in remote Kano village

Operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) have stormed a warehouse holding pirated insecticides worth millions of naira in a remote village in Kano State.
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje

Governor Ganduje condoles family over death of Justice Bashir Wali

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has issued a condolence message to the family of late Justice Bashir Wali, a former Supreme Court Judge.

DSS invites online publisher over story

The heirarchy of the Department of State Services has invited the Publisher/Editor-in-Chief of Newsdiary online, Danlami Nmodu, to the headquarters of the Agency in Abuja for questioning.
Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Kano government equips police with high-tech communication centre

The Kano state Government has constructed a high-tech communication center at the state Police Command Headquarters in Bompai area of the metropolis.

Court remands man for defiling three-year-old girl in Kano

A Kano Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday remanded Khalid Abdullahi, 20, in a correctional facility for allegedly defiling a three-year-old girl.

Police rescue nine kidnapped children in Kano

The police boss said that Usman Mohammed (5) was kidnapped and sold for N1.2 million, but, however, luck ran out of Paul and Mercy and other four kidnappers were apprehended.

Sister stabs brother to death in Kano

Tragedy occurred in Kano on Saturday when a teenage mother, identified simply, as Umi, of the Nassarawa Local Government Area of the state, allegedly stabbed her 30-year-old brother to death.
Wakili Mohammad

Anxiety as Kano police chief bows out

There was an uneasy calm that heralded the Bompai headquarters as Mohammad Wakili bowed out as the Kano State police chief.

Ugolab denies dealing in Tramadol

Ugolab Manufacturing Company based in Kano State has called on the state Commissioner of Police, Wakili Mohammed, and the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, to revisit the claims by the police that cartons of tramadol were discovered in the company premises.
Mohammed Wakili

Police intercept 303 cartons of tramadol in Kano

No fewer than 303 cartons of Tramadol tablets were intercepted by the Kano State Police command.

Governor Ganduje pays N500 million counterpart fund to check erosion in Kano

Kano State Government says it has paid a counterpart fund of N500 million to the Nigerian Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) for erosion control in some parts of the state.

Kano elections: Police arrest vehicle laden with ballot papers

The ballot papers were loaded in a Sienna car and was arrested by officers at Magwan Primary School in Nassarawa Local Government Area of the state.

Customs impounds N100 million foreign rice in Kano, Jigawa

The Kano/Jigawa Customs Command on Saturday in Kano impounded over 3,000n bags of foreign rice and some assorted contraband, valued at over N100 million.

Customs impounds cows for aiding, abetting smuggling in Jigawa

The Kano/Jigawa Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has impounded two cows for aiding and abetting smuggling activities along Maigatari border town, in Jigawa State.

Abdullahi Ganduje inaugurates rehabilitation of 31 roads

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state on Monday inaugurated the construction and rehabilitation of 31 road projects worth N1.3 billion in the metropolis‎.

Kano government approves N514 million for 100 electricity transformers

The Kano State Government has approved N514 million for the supply and installation of 100 electricity transformers to boost power supply to communities across the state.

Catholic church survives fire incident in Kano

Tragedy was averted at the St. Louis Catholic Church, Bompai, Kano city, Kano State, after a blaze was ignited inside the Church building, but was eventually contained by some church workers.

IGP Ibrahim Idris: I’ve kept faith with my promise to Nigerians

Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, on Monday, scored himself high, saying he has kept faith with the promises he made to Nigerians in spite of efforts in various quarters to distract him.

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VP Osinbajo, Governor Sanwo-Olu laud Airtel’s CSR initiative

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has commended Airtel Nigeria for assisting the underprivileged members of society through its corporate social responsibility initiative.
The Nigerian Army has said that its troops have again successfully dislodged Boka Haram-Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists at Malam Fatori in Abadam Local Government Area of Borno.

Troops foil Boko Haram attacks in Borno

The Nigerian Army troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have thwarted efforts by the Boko Haram insurgents to attack some soft targets in Borno.

Kano rerun: PDP floors APC in Kiru Bebeji election

In a dramatic twist of fate, former Chairman, House Committee on Appropriation, Alhaji Abdulmumuni Jibrin Kofa of the ruling All Progressives Congress weekend crashed out of the National Assembly following a loss to his arch-rival, Ali Datti Yako of the People’s Democratic Party.
The Director of Public Health, Enugu State, Dr. Boniface Okolo, has cautioned Nigerians against the consumption of soaked garri to avoid contacting Lassa fever.

Lassa fever: Avoid soaked garri to prevent infection – official

The Director of Public Health, Enugu State, Dr. Boniface Okolo, has cautioned Nigerians against the consumption of soaked garri to avoid contacting Lassa fever.