2019: Atiku, Kano governor plotting to float new political party – Kwankwaso

Ahead of the 2019 general election, former Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has accused ex-Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar and current Governor of his State, Abdullahi Ganduje, of plotting to float a new political party. In a statement by former Secretary to the Kano State Government, Suleiman Bichi, Kwankawso alleged that both men, who are Chieftains…

BREAKING: Kwankwanso, 10 Kano State lawmakers dump APC for PDP

Former Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwakwanso has defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). According to the Vanguard, the former presidential aspirant left the party along with 10 Kano lawmakers on Tuesday. This comes one year after the APC leadership in Kano State, initiated moves to suspend Kwankwanso…

Aregbesola sues for peace, as Kwankwaso visits Ile-ife

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State, on Tuesday sued for peace in Ile-ife, and enjoined the people to live harmoniously among themselves. He spoke as the former Governor of Kano State, Sen. Rabiu Kwankwaso visited Ile-ife for on-the-spot assessment of the crisis that rocked the ancient town last week. Aregbesola described the crisis that ensued…

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…

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…

APC leaders query Kwankwaso over North-West crisis

Leadership of the North-West chapter of the All Progressives Congress has queried Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso over the recent crisis‎ which engulfed the party in the state. Kwankwaso was reportedly scolded at a meeting held at the party’s National Secretariat, in Abuja, on Thursday. The said meeting was chaired by the party’s National Chairman, Chief John…

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 factional chairman kicks as police disrupts Kwankwaso’s event

Dozens of armed policemen yesterday stormed the Aminu Kano Centre for Democratic Research and Training, Mambayya House, Kano, and disrupted an event organized by Kwankwasiyya Foundation. Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso, former Kano governor is the founder and leader of the movement. The police, it was gathered, dispersed members of the Kwankwasiyya and sealed the venue….

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…

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…