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Election results: We are still awaiting results from LGs, says Kano INEC

John Alechenu, Kano The Kano State Office of the Independent National Electoral Commission has said it is still waiting for the official results from it’s Electoral Officers from most of the 44 local government offices before Collation. Director of Voter Education and Publicity of the Kano State Office of INEC, …

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Results of presidential election in Kano

The following are results of the presidential election submitted to the Kano State Collation Officer. Officials count votes in front of voters during the presidential and parliamentary elections on February 23, 2019, at a polling station in Port Harcourt, southern Nigeria. – Nigerians began voting for a new president on …

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Buhari leads in Nasarawa Local Government of Kano State

President Muhammadu Buhari is taking the lead in Nasarawa Local Government Area of Kano State. Only three wards are out yet out of 11 have been cleared by the Independent National Electoral Commission so far . The wards: Tudun Wada Ward: Presidential APC – 4123 PDP – 1322 Senatorial APC …

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Why people think I act like drug addict – Kano CP

Mohammed Wakili is the current commissioner of police in Kano State. Nicknamed ‘Maza Kwaya-Mata Kwaya’ after a video showing him animatedly chiding drug abuse went viral, he is a celebrity of sorts, and is well-known for his stand on the fight against drug abuse, and thuggery. He recently assumed duty, …

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Police confirm arrest of Rep Abdulmumini Jibrin over Kano killing

The Police Command in Kano State has confirmed the arrest of a member representing Kiru/Bebeji Federal Constituency, Abdulmumini Jibrin-Kofa, over Thursday’s clash between supporters of PDP and those of APC in the state. Jibrin-Kofa is a candidate in Saturday’s election into the House of Reps. In the same vein, the …

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Late arrival of materials, officials delay voting in Kano

Late arrival of election materials at most of the polling centres delayed the commencement of voting in Tarauni and Nasarawa local government areas of Kano state on Saturday. INEC sensitive materials A Correspondent of newsmen who monitored the election reports that while security personnel and the electorate arrived at the …

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Buhari’s stronghold becomes key battleground in tight Nigeria election

KANO, (Reuters) – Sunday Nicholas voted for Muhammadu Buhari in Nigeria’s 2015 presidential election, but the 32-year-old factory worker in the northern city of Kano was casting his ballot on Saturday for the president’s challenger, Atiku Abubakar. “Most of the (workers) cannot feed their families,” Nicholas said as he queued in …

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Why Ganduje cannot deliver 5m votes he promised Buhari in Kano

– Governor Ganduje cannot give President Buhari the five million votes he promised in Kano state – INEC statistics shows that only 4,696,747 collected their PVCs in the state – If every voter in Kano decide to vote for Buhari, Ganduje would still miss his target by 303,253 votes The …

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