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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.

Hisbah destroys 6,000 bottles of beer in Kano

Leading the destruction of the intoxicants, the Hisbah Commandant in Gwale Local Government Area, Alhaji Bala Sabon-Sara said the alcoholic drinks were confiscated at various entrances into the local government.

Kano government revokes N5 billion road contracts

The Kano state government has revoked over N5 billion contract for the construction of four major roads in the state.
Hafiz Abubakar

Ex-Kano deputy governor dumps PDP for PRP

The immediate past deputy governor of Kano State, Hafiz Abubakar has abandoned the Peoples Democratic Party to join the Peoples Redemption Party.

Two men caught in homosexuality act at a cemetery

The Kano state police command has arrested two men caught in the act of homosexuality in a graveyard in Kano city.

Six Kano APC lawmakers defect to PDP

Six ‘Kwankwassiyya’ members of the Kano State House of Assembly have defected from the All Progressives Congress to People’s Democratic Party.

Hajj: 540 Kano pilgrims transported to Saudi Arabia

The first batch of 540 Kano State intending pilgrims have been transported to Saudi Arabia for the 2018 hajj.

Senator Kwankwaso, Governor Ganduje’s deputy boycott APC congress in Kano

Two top leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State boycotted the party’s ward congress held on Saturday.

Low turnout, late arrival of materials witnessed in Kano council poll

Kano State Local Government polls took off on slggish note, on Saturday morning, following the late arrival of election materials in many voting centres and the non participation of many opposition actors in the state.

Kano residents hail Senator Kwankwaso for cancelling visit

Some residents of Kano State on Monday commended Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso for cancelling his planned visit to the state for security reason.

Six injured as APC factions clash at wedding in Kano

No fewer than six members of the Kwankwasiyya and Gandujiyya groups of the All Progressives Congress were on Sunday injured in Kano following a clash between the two groups.

Kano political groups clash at wedding event

No fewer than six members of Kwankwasiyya and Gandujiyya groups were on Sunday injured in Kano following a clash between the two political groups.

Bride poisons husband after two weeks in Kano

The Police in Kano are on the trail of a runaway bride, who allegedly poisoned her husband, Umar Sani, to death on Thursday.

Man in court for allegedly defiling a 4-year-old boy

A 28-year-old man, Naziru Isa, was on Friday dragged by the Police before a Kano Magistrate Court for allegedly defiling a four-year-old boy.

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NAF arrests 10 armed bandits, recovers 57 livestock

The 453 Base Service Group, Nigerian Air Force, Kaduna, on Tuesday said it had arrested 10 suspected thugs and bandits and recovered 57 livestock.

Senator Lokpobiri: Governor Dickson of recruiting militants to destabilise elections

Sen. Heineken Lokobiri, Minister of State for Agriculture, has dismissed accusations of instigating violence in Bayelsa leveled against him and other APC chieftains in the state by Gov. Seriake Dickson.
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Caster Semenya unleashes team of professors to battle IAAF, CAS

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OLAMIJU ALAO-AKALA

Olamiju Alao-Akala suspended as Ogbomoso council chairman

The Chairman of Ogbomoso North Local Government Area of Oyo State, Hon. Olamiju Alao-Akala, has been suspended from office.