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Kano to sponsor marriage of 3,000 widows, divorcees

Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, the Kano State Governor, has approved the appointment of a committee on state-sponsored wedding of 3,000 widows, divorcees and spinsters in the state.

Court: Kano Assembly lacks power of investigation

A Kano High Court presided by Justice Ahmed Tijjani Badamasi has ruled that the state House of Assembly does not have the power to investigate or invite or summon the governor over any alleged criminal case.
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APC: Rabiu Kwankwaso, PDP cannot stop Muhammadu Buhari votes in Kano

All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said the former Kano state governor Rabiu Kwankwaso and opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) cannot stop current president Muhammadu Buhari's re-election in the 2019 presidential election.
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2019: Unease in APC, PDP as INEC closes substitution window

There is unease in the parties as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) closes window of substitution of candidates for the 2019 governorship and state Assembly elections.

Kano government inaugurates technical committee on contributory pension scheme

The Kano State Government has inaugurated a 12-member Technical Committee on the State Contributory Pension Scheme.

Kano lawmakers declare support for Abdullahi Ganduje’s second term

The promise made to the president Muhammadu Buhari and the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress that we will deliver 5million votes in the 2019 presidential election remains unshaken, Kano APC caucus of the National Assembly has said.

Abdullahi Ganduje dismisses calls for Adams Oshiomhole’s sack

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has dismissed recent calls by some aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the sack of the National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, on account of alleged improprieties.

Kano government to back states, LGs reform projects

The Kano State Government has reaffirmed its willingness to support and strengthen the ongoing State and Local Government Reform Projects with a view to ensuring its effective implementation in the state.

APC: We won’t substitute Abdullahi Ganduje over alleged bribery videos

Amidst the brouhaha still trailing the allegation levelled against Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, of collecting kickbacks from contractors, the National secretarial of the All Progressive Congress (APC) said it would not substitute his name in 2019 election.

Kano court bars Jafaar Jafaar from publishing alleged bribery video

A Kano State High Court has granted an interim injunction restraining Jafaar Jafaar and the Daily Nigerian, an online medium, from publishing, sharing, or spreading videos injurious to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, pending the determination of the substantive application before it.

Kano records 52 months polio free

Kano State has recorded 52 months without a fresh case of polio virus across the state, the State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said.

Abdullahi Ganduje sues Daily Nigerian publisher for libel

Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has instituted a N3 billion suit in a Federal High Court, Kano, against an online news platform, Daily Nigerian, and its publisher, Ja’afar Ja’afar, for defamation of character, slander, libel over publications and releases of video clips alleging that the plaintiff was involved in bribery.

Abdullahi Ganduje: How Boko Haram commanders were arrested in Kano

Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, the Kano State governor, at the week narrated how most of the most of the commanders of dreaded Boko Haram Islamic sect, were arrested in the state.
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State. Photo- NAN

Abdullahi Ganduje: I did not collect bribe from contractor

Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has denied collecting bribe from any contractor as alleged by online medium Daily Nigerian.

Kano Assembly panel summons Abdullahi Ganduje over alleged bribery scandal

As the bribery scandal involving Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje lingers, the seven-man panel, probing the allegations, has summoned him to appear before it tomorrow (Friday).

Abdullahi Ganduje: We empowered 200,000 youths in three years

Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, yesterday said his administration had empowered no fewer than 200,000 youths in the state since the administration was inaugurated about three and a half years ago.

Malnutrition: Five million children under threat in Kano

Kano state government has said that over 500, 000 children of under five years are under threat of malnutrition related issues in the state.

Kano government reverses decision to use Pfizer’s facility as YMU Teaching Hospital

The Kano State Government has reversed its decision to employ the multi-billion Naira diagnostic center constructed by Pfizer as a teaching hospital for the Yusuf Maitama Sule University (YMU).

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