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40-year-old drowns in Kano

Tragedy struck on Tuesday in Dawakin Tofa local government area of Kano state when a 40-year-old man, Muhammad Muhammad, died after drowning in a pond.

Kano Hisbah board destroys 196,400 bottles of alcohol

The Kano State Hisbah Board, has destroyed over 196,400 bottles of beer confiscated within the Kano metropolis.‎
Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Kano governor urges stakeholders support for routine immunisation

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has appealed to stakeholders to support routine immunisation for children in the state.

Kano presents N17.9 million to flood victims

Kano State Government has presented relief materials and money worth N17.9 million to victims of flood disaster across the State.

Eleven-year-old girl dies in well in Kano

The Kano State Fire Service on Tuesday confirmed the death of an 11-year-old girl, Fatima Abdullahi, in a well in Zaura Ganduje, Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area of the state.

Kano Assembly to review law establishing Kano Emirate Council

Kano State House of Assembly has intensified efforts to review the Law that established the Kano Emirate Council.

Governor Ganduje: Election petition against me will consume PDP

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, said he is ever ready to face the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which vowed to challenge his victory at the just concluded governorship election in court.
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Elections: APC, PDP, seven other parties to constitute 9th House of Reps

Going by the official list of members-elect for the 9th House of Representatives assembly, a total of nine political parties will have representatives in the chamber.

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.
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Elections: President Buhari defeats Atiku Abubakar in Kano with 1.07 million votes

The All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari, has defeated the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, in Kano State with over 1,073,195 margin.

Governor Ganduje urges would-be losers to accept defeat

Kano state governor Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, has appealed to whoever loses at the ongoing Presidential and National Assembly Elections to accept defeat in good faith.

Election: Suspected thugs set Kano PDP governorship candidate’s house ablaze

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano, Abba Yusuf, said on Monday that his house has been set ablaze.

Election: Police promise to protect lives, properties of all in Kano

Kano State commissioner of police, Alhaji Rabiu Yusuf, has assured that adequate securities have been put in place to guarantee the safety of all and sundry before, during and after the forthcoming general elections.

Kano government condemns hunters’ clash

‘’While it is true that Governor Ganduje was in the town to attend a wedding Fatiha, the clash between the rival hunters erupted after the Governor left the town,’’ it added.

Kano Hisbah Board intercepts, destroys 30 trailer loads of beer

The Kano State Hisbah Board has seized and destroyed more than 30 trailer loads of beer.
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Kano PDP guber candidate promises all-inclusive government

Mr Abba Kabir-Yusuf, the PDP gubernatorial candidate in Kano state, has promised an all-inclusive government for people living with disabilities.

Teenager drowns in Kano well

A 12-year-old boy, Saifilahi Isa, on Tuesday drowned in a well in Bagadawa Community in Dawakin Tofa LGA of Kano State.

Kano government approves N900 million for various projects

The Kano State Government has approved the sum N900 million for the execution of various projects in the state.

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