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Kano Assembly remove two principal officers

The Kano State House of Assembly Tuesday removed two of its principal officers even as the police prevented the 24 legislators, who stormed the House, from gaining entry into the complex.

Police begin manhunt for gunmen who killed policeman, abducted German

Crack detectives from the Kano State Police Command have embarked on a manhunt for the fleeing gunmen who killed a Police sergeant and abducted a German national, Mr. Michael Cremza, an employee of Dantata & Sawoe Construction Company, Kano.

Gunmen kidnap German engineer, kill police escort in Kano

Unidentified gunmen Monday killed a police sergeant and abducted a German engineer with Dantata & Sawoe, Mr. Michael Cremza in Kano.

Police recover 60 illegally acquired firearms, ammunition in Kano

The Police Command in Kano State says it has recovered 60 illegally acquired firearms and some ammunition in the state in the ongoing nationwide recovery of prohibited and illegal firearms.

Policeman dismissed for robbing Jigawa deputy governor’s guest house

The police in Kano have arrested and dismissed Sani Danjuma, a police sergeant, and three other persons for allegedly robbing a guest house belonging to Abubakar Hadejia, deputy governor of Jigawa state.

Police arrest four suspected armed robbers in Kano

The Police in Kano have arrested a dismissed police Sgt and three other persons for allegedly robbing the Guest House of the Deputy Governor of Jigawa.

Police mobilise 12,000 personnel for Kano local council election

Over 12,000 police officers and other paramilitary personnel are expected to provide security during Saturday’s local government election in Kano.

Presidency summons Governor Ganduje, Senator Kwankwaso over APC crisis in Kano

Ahead of the controversial visit to Kano by Sen. Rabi’u Kwankwaso on Tuesday, the Presidency on Monday summoned Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje and the Senator to avert breakdown of law and order in Kano State.

Hold police responsible should anything happen to me in Kano – Senator Kwankwanso

Former Governor and Senator representing Kano Central, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, yesterday insisted that Commissioner of Police in Kano, Rabiu Yusuf, must be held responsible for whatever happens in Kano.

Tension in Kano as Senator Kwankwaso, supporters shun police warning

As tension envelopes Kano, the former Governor and Senator representing Kano Central, Engr. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso on Saturday insisted that Commissioner of Police in Kano, Mr. Rabiu Yusuf, most be held responsible for whatever happens in the city.

Senator Kwankwaso coming to Kano as scheduled – Kwankwasiyya

The Leaders of Kwankwasiyya Movement in Kano have said that Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso is coming to the state as scheduled adding that the state police commissioner Rabiu Yusuf should be held responsible if anything happens to the ex-governor.

Senator Kwankwaso insists on Kano visit

Former Kano State Governor, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, yesterday dared the police, insisting that he would visit the State on January 30, as planned, despite the Police Command’s order to suspend the visit, due to security reasons.

Police tell Senator Kwankwaso to shelve Kano visit

The Kano Command of the Nigeria police has warned former Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso against coming to the state on 30th January because already there is palpable fear tension among peoples.

IGP Ibrahim Idris distributes 500 motorcycles to junior police officers in Kano

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on Tuesday distributed 500 motorcycles on loan to junior police officers of the Kano State Command.

SARS arrests 2 suspected armed robbers in army uniform in Katsina

Operatives of Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS) attached to the Police Commands in Kano and Katsina states have arrested two suspected armed robbers in full camouflage Army uniform in Katsina State.

House of Reps recommends immediate redeployment of Kano CP

A House of Representatives panel has recommended the immediate redeployment of the Kano State Commissioner of Police, Rabiu Yusuf, for being partisan.

Kano court orders police to pay N10m compensation to family of dead detainee

A High Court sitting in Kano has ordered the authorities of the Nigerian Police to pay the sum of N10 million as compensation to the relatives of a suspect, the Late Nura Umar, who passed on in their detention.

Advise Kwankwaso to caution his supporters – Kano Assembly tells IGP

The Kano State House of Assembly has called on the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to advise the former governor of the state, Rabi’u Kwankwaso, to caution his supporters against acts capable of plunging the state into crisis.

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