Gov. Ganduje Donates 16 New Vehicles To Nigerian Army

Kano State Government has donated 16 Toyota Hilux double cabin vehicles, worth about N260 million to the Nigerian Army in the state. The government also provided customized paint and canopy for them at the cost of N11 million and refurbished other 12 vehicles for them at the cost of N19 million. The state governor, Dr.……

Gov. Ganduje Rules Out Out-Of-Court Settlement With Non-Health Workers On Salary Cut

Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has announced that his administration would not opt for negotiated settlement with non-medical workers, who dragged the government before a court, regarding the slashing of their salaries.   He argued that since it was not the state government that instituted legal proceedings against the purportedly aggrieved workers, it……

There are over 3 million almajiris in Kano – Ganduje

Governor Umar Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has revealed that over three million almajiris from the North and some neigbouring countries live in the state. Speaking at the Kaduna Economic and Investment Summit, the governor said a recent survey carried out in the state established the huge number. He said, “In Kano, we undertook a…

I Narrowly Missed The Opportunity To Become Governor In 1999 – Gov. Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has revealed that the first civilian governor of the state, late Alhaji Muhammadu Abubakar Rimi wanted him to become the state governor but the aspiration was thwarted by some individuals within their former party, the PDP. Governor Ganduje, who was deputy governor of Kano state from 1990 –……

BREAKING: Buhari speaks with Governor Ganduje during special prayer session

Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has become the latest high-profile political figure to talk with President Muhammadu Buhari, since he left for the UK on vacation. Buhari called Ganduje during a special prayer session for the President, organized at the Government House in Kano. This was confirmed by the Governor’s Personal Assistant on…

Why Kwankwaso may never reconcile with Ganduje – Bala Kubaraci Garkuwa

Kaduna State Coordinator of the Kwankwaso Organisation, Alhaji Bala Kubaraci Garkuwa, has explained why it is almost impossible that former Kano State Governor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, will reconcile with his successor, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje. Garkuwa, therefore, advised those trying to carry out peace talks to drop the idea, saying they may not achieve anything…

Buhari’s health: Anybody can be ill – Ganduje

The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s sickness should not be used as propaganda material, adding that the President deserves a good rest. The Governor spoke to journalists in Kano yesterday. Ganduje noted that anybody can be ill, calling on those wishing the President dead not to use the opportunity to…

Why I was at war with Kwankwaso – Ganduje

The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has given reasons he was at ‘war’ with his predecessor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, whom he alleged left N300billion liabilities before he vacated office in May 2015. The governor said such a huge debt made it almost impossible for him to carry out projects in the state. Ganduje, while…

Kwankwaso’s scholarship scheme was a scam – Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has alleged that the overseas scholarship scheme of the immediate past administration of Rabiu Kwankwaso was a scam. He alleged that instead of following due process to secure admissions for students, government engaged the services of what he called “a contractor”, who collects money improperly from both the…

APC moves to reconcile Kwankwaso, Ganduje

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State has constituted a committee to reconcile aggrieved factions of the party. This disclosure was made yesterday by Acting APC chairman, Alhaji Abdullahi Abbas. Abbas noted that the party found it necessary to set up the reconciliation committee in order to ensure unity within the members of the…