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Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Immunisation: Kano did not record wild polio case in 64 months – governor

The Kano State governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, has said the state, for over 64 months, did not record a single case of wild poliovirus.
Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

Northern leaders knock President Buhari for not reconciling Governor Ganduje, Emir Sanusi

The Northern Elders Forum alleged on Tuesday that President Muhammadu Buhari was not doing enough to settle the feud between the Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, and the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi.
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said on Thursday that seven federal teaching hospitals across the country would be upgraded and fully equipped with an oncology centre to manage all types of cancer.

Nigeria sets up three coronavirus laboratories

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, on Tuesday in Kano, confirmed that three laboratories had been established at strategic points in the country to diagnose cases of coronavirus.
Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Governor Ganduje: Why Abdulmumin Jibrin was not re-elected

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Friday explained why former chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, was not re-elected in the rerun poll into the Kiru/Bebeji Federal Constituency of the state held last Saturday.
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje

Kano rerun: Governor Ganduje mocks Senator Kwankwaso again

Kano Governor, Umar Ganduje, on Friday, said results of the recent re-run elections in the state had proven that his predecessor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, had been retired from politics.
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje

Kano governor spends N500 million in training youths as automobile mechanics

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has so far spent a total of N500m in training 200 youths as automobile mechanics in the state, being the third batch of the 1000 youths enlisted.
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje

Kano governor seeks approval for N15 billion loan to fund free education

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has asked for the approval of the State House of Assembly to borrow N15billion from Guaranty Trust Bank in the name of the 44 local governments of the state to run his government’s free education policy.
Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso

Senator Kwankwaso: Governor Ganduje will regret his actions

Former Kano State Governor, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, has accused his successor, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, of running a deceptive government.
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje

Governor Ganduje: Senator Kwankwaso wants to rejoin APC

Kano State Governor Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has given a rare profile of his predecessor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, mocking him as a selfish and clueless politician, who believes he knows everything in politics, but knows nothing.
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje

Governor Ganduje: Senator Kwankwaso a self-centred politician

Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has described former Governor of Kano state, Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso, as a political ingrate and propagandist whose quest is to fulfil his 2023 presidential ambition no matter whose ox is gored.

Lassa fever kills two doctors at Kano hospital

Two medical doctors have reportedly died at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH) in Kano State following a suspected cases of “Lassa Fever”.
Supreme Court of Nigeria

Supreme Court fixes date for judgment in Kano governorship dispute‎

The Supreme Court has scheduled judgment for January 20 (Monday) in the appeal challenging the last governorship election in Kano State.
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umaru Ganduje

Governor Ganduje distributes instructional materials worth N150 million to primary schools

Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, said in his determination to boost the standard of education in the stare, the present government, distributed instructional materials worth over N150 million to primary schools across the 44 Local Government Areas of the state, aimed at boosting his free, compulsory basic and secondary education policy.
Among the appointees is Salihu Tanko Yakasai (SA Media), Abubakar Sahabo Bawuro (SA Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises), Mamudu Madakin Gini (SA Commerce) and Isa Yunusa Danguguwa (SA Labour Matters)

Governor Ganduje appoints Salihu Yakasai, others as aides

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has approved the appointments of seven Special Advisers and ten Senior Special Assistants.
Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Kano government begins payment of N30, 600 minimum wage

The Kano state Governor Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has commenced the payment of the new minimum wage of N30,600 to workers in the state in December 2019.
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State says the state government is determined to implement the RUGA project, meant to resettle herders and boost economic activities.

Kano governor suspends ban of male, female on same tricycle

The suspension of the proposed banning of male and female on the same tricycle in Kano was greeted with jubilation in the ancient commercial city on Tuesday.
Abdullahi Umar Ganduje

Kano governor appoints five female special advisers

A news release by Malam Abba Anwar, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor that was made available to newsmen in Kano on Monday quoted his Principal currently holidaying in Saudi Arabia to have charged the appointees to prove their mettle while discharging their assigned responsibilities in the office.

Sultan: No religious violation in Nigeria

Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Wednesday in Kano State dismissed as false, the United States comments that Christians were being persecuted in Nigeria or among countries that violate religious freedom.

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