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Kano okays N15.28bn for flyover construction

The Kano State Government has awarded the construction of Kofar Mata flyover in the state capital at the cost of N15. 28bn. The Commissioner for Works, Housing and Transport, Mr Aminu Aliyu-Wudil, who signed the contract on Saturday on behalf of the government, said the project stretched over 2.5 kilometres. …

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Kano Fire Service receives 87 distress calls in 2 weeks- Spokesperson

The Kano State Fire Service on Saturday said it received 87 distress calls from different parts of the state in two weeks. Alhaji Saidu Mohammed, the Public Relations Officer of the agency, disclosed this in an interview with newsmen in Kano. Nigeria loses $60bn to call masking annually – NCC …

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Kano has the highest number of out-of-school children – FG reveals

– Kano state has been reported as having the highest population of secondary and primary school dropouts in Nigeria – This revelation was made by the state chapter of the ministry of education, chaired by Aminu Wudil – Wudil, however, revealed that a ministerial strategic plan has been developed by …

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Kano: Kwankwaso supporters back to APC

A major political setback has hit the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in Kano state, as several party big guns switched to the ruling All Progressives Party. Professor Hafiz Abubakar, former deputy governor of Kano state, who resigned recently to join Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, is one of the politicians who made his …

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Ganduje to reward Kano indigene for emerging best student at Police Academy

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has pledged to reward an indigene of the State, Cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), Shuaibu Aminu, for emerging the best graduating student of the 1st Regular Course of the Nigeria Police Academy in Wudil, Kano State. President Muhammadu Buhari had presented a …

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2019 Poll: Kano State Govt. proposes N786m to Sensitise Electorate

  The Kano State Government says N786 million has been proposed in its 2019 budget to sensitise the electorate on the peaceful conduct of the general elections in the state. The Commissioner for Information, Mallam Muhammed Garba, made this disclosure on Wednesday shortly after he appeared before the state House …

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Ex-Kano deputy governor, other top Kwankwaso loyalists rejoin APC

A former Kano State Deputy Governor, Hafizu Abubakar, has returned to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Abubakar, a former staunch ally of the ex-Kano State governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, left the ruling party in August and resigned his position as deputy to the current governor, Abdullahi Ganduje. After leaving …

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Defection: Over 25,000 Kwankwaso supporters dump PDP for APC in Kano

Over 25,000 supporters of former Governor of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, known as the Kwankwasiyya movement, in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have dumped the party for the All Progressives Congress, APC. Members of the group from Kano South were received by Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on Tuesday. The …

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140 young candidates trained in Kano

No fewer than 140 young candidates seeking for different elective positions from the North West zone of the country under the aegis of Young Aspirants Leadership Fellowship (YALF) attended a 3-day training programme organised by the Young Leadership Initiative (YLI) in Kano. The goal of the training, according to the …

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Kano pays N2b to 1313 pensioners

Kano State Government has released the sum of N2 billion to the accounts of 1,313 Pensioners, as their Pension Arrears and Gratuity. It could be recalled that the administration of Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje had set up an eight-Member Committee to facilitate the settlement of outstanding retirement benefits for Pensioners …

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