Fraud: Kano Emir disowns Instagram, Facebook, Twitter accounts

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, has disowned social media accounts opened in his name. Sanusi said in a statement that on Friday in Kano that he never authorised any person or organisation to open to Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or any other social media account nor post any message on his behalf. The……

Nigerian government opens passport‎ office in Kano ‎ ‎

Nigerian Government has inaugurated a new ultra-modern Passport Processing Office in Kano State. Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau said the measure was part of plans to decentralise the operations of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) and ensure better service delivery. Dambazau assured of ongoing plans to inaugurate more NIS passport offices across the…

FG inaugurates ultra-modern passport‎ office in Kano ‎ ‎

The Federal Government has inaugurated a new ultra-modern Passport Processing Office in Kano State as part of plans to bring immigration services closer to Nigerians. The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau said the‎ measure was part of plans to decentralise the operations of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) and ensure better service delivery.……

BREAKING: EFCC raids ex-AGF Bello Adoke’s house in Kano

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Wednesday raided the Kano State home of a former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Jutsice, Mohammed Bello Adoke (SAN). According to News Diary, an eyewitness claims the operatives broke down the doors of the house. “There was no evidence of a search warrant…

Reno Omokri exposes how Buhari won 2015 elections with Kano votes

Former Special Adviser to ex-President, Goodluck Jonathan on Electronic Media, Reno Omokri, has exposed the manner President Muhammadu Buhari was able to garner enough votes to defeat his boss during the 2015 elections.   Omokri, a Pastor based in the United States, US, made the allegation while analyzing comments made by ex-Governor of Kano State,……

Kano Hisbah Board arrests 489 for street begging in 2 months

The Kano State Hisbah Board said it had arrested 489 beggars in February and March for allegedly violating the law banning street begging in the state. Malam Musa Tsangaya, Head of the Anti-begging Unit of the board, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano that 192 of those arrested were children while 228……

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……

NYSC: 12 corps members to repeat service in Kano

Alhaji Ladan Baba, the Coordinator of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Kano State, says 12 corps members will repeat the service year for absconding from their places of primary assignment for three months. He made this known on Friday while presenting the 2016 State Honours Award to outstanding corps members in the state. Baba,……

How man used his friend to kill own mother

A man identified as Muntari Umar, has been taken into custody by the Kano State Police Command after he allegedly prodded his friend, Saleh Abdullahi, into killing his mother, Hajiya Zinab-Abu. The Spokesperson of the State police, DSP Magaji Majiya, said yesterday that Umar’s friend, Abdullahi, who allegedly killed the 70-year-old woman, was also arrested….

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 –……