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Kano Assembly minority leader dumps PDP

The Minority leader, and member Kano State House of Assembly representing Kura/Garun Malam constituency, Alhaji Abdullahi Muhammad-Chiromawa has defected from PDP to PRP.
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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.
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Former Kano deputy governor dumps PDP, Rabiu Kwankwaso

A former Deputy Governor of Kano State, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, has resigned from the Peoples Democratic Party.

Kano guber: Rabiu Kwankwaso justifies choice of in-law as PDP aspirant

A former governor of Kano State and PDP presidential aspirant, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has said he endorsed the candidature of his in-law, Kabir Yusuf, because he was the brain behind the capital projects executed in Kano from 2011-2015.

Governor Ganduje swears in Nasiru Gawuna as new deputy governor

The new Deputy Governor of Kano State, Alhaji Nasiru Yusuf-Gawuna, has been sworn-in on Wednesday at a ceremony presided over by.

Kano Assembly confirms new deputy governor

Kano State House of Assembly on Tuesday confirmed Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna as the new Deputy Governor of the state.

Kano Assembly invites Nasiru Gawuna for screening as deputy governor

Kano State House of Assembly has fixed Tuesday for the screening of the Commissioner for Agriculture, Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna, for the position of deputy to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje. He is billed to appear before the House at 10 am.
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State. Photo- NAN

Governor Ganduje nominates Gawuna as deputy governor, seeks assembly’s approval

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has sent the name of the Commissioner for Agriculture, Alhaji Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna, to the state Assembly as his Deputy Governor nominees.
Rabiu Kwankwaso, senator representing Kano central, has declared his intention to contest the presidency on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

2019: Senator Kwankwaso declares for Presidency, vows to unseat President Buhari

One of the contenders for the presidential ticket under Nigeria’s main opposition party, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Rabiu Kwankwaso, on Wednesday declared to run for the number one political seat.
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2019: It will be a miracle for Governor Ganduje to be re-elected – ex-deputy governor

Hafiz Abubakar, former deputy governor of Kano state, says it will be a miracle for Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of the state, to be re-elected in 2019.
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Official: Kano ex-deouty governor’s defection to PDP a good omen

The Kano State Government has explained that the defection of the immediate-past Deputy Governor of the state, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was as an exercise that was long overdue, adding that his exit to the All Progressives Congress (APC) was a good omen.

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.
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We’re not surprised by ex-deputy governor’s defection – Kano government

The Kano State Government on Tuesday described the defection of the immediate past Deputy Governor of the state, Hafiz Abubakar, from the All Progressive Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as long overdue.
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Former Kano deputy governor, 10 aides defect to PDP

The former Deputy Governor of Kano State, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, along with 10 of his former aides Tuesday defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano.

Six Kano APC lawmakers set to join PDP – ex-deputy governor’s aide

Six pro-Kwankwasiyya All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmakers at the Kano State House of Assembly are expected to defect to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), following the resignation of the Kano State Deputy Governor, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, on Sunday.

10 Kano government appointees resign, may join PDP

No fewer than 10 top appointees and aides of Kano State Government have resigned from the Abdullahi Ganduje administration.

Governor Ganduje’s aides resign

Two aides to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State have resigned from their positions.

Governor Ganduje: Why my deputy resigned

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on Monday said his former deputy, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, resigned from his position for fear of being impeached.

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NLC: Vote out governors against new national minimum

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