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Kano State Government equips NIMC enrollment centres

Mr Loveday Ogbonna, NIMC’s Head of Corporate Communications, in a statement issued on Friday in Abuja, said this was in fulfillment of promise made by the state government. He said that the promise was made during the inauguration of the 60 days emergency enrollment of citizens and legal residents. He …

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Alleged bribery scandal: Why I have not spoken on Ganduje – Buhari

– President Buhari has revealed why he has not spoken on the bribery scandal involving Governor Ganduje – Buhari said he decided not to comment on the scandal since Kano state lawmakers have waded into the matter – The president added that he hoped to get more information on the …

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Over 60, 000 bottles of beer destroyed by Hisbah in Kano

The Kano State Hisbah board has rounded up and destroyed over 60, 000 bottles of beer in the state. The purging was done during a visit by the executive chairman of Gwale Local Government area, HON. Dakta Khalid Ishak. Instablog9ja reports that the action one carried out in accordance with …

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Sixteen firms get MANCAP certificates in Kano

No fewer than sixteen firms in Kano have received the Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme (MANCAP) certificates from Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON). The certificates were issued yesterday at a ceremony organized by SON with support from Kano state government, held at the Coronation Hall, Government House, Kano. The companies that …

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Centre calls for redployment of Kano CP

The Centre for Awareness on Justice and Accountability (CAJA) has appealed to the Acting Inspector General of Police Muhammed A. Adamu to transfer Kano state Commissioner of Police (CP), Mr Rabiu Yusuf over alleged unequal treatment of political parties and their candidates preparatory to the forthcoming general elections. Addressing newsmen …

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Close ranks to attain victory, Kano PDP governorship candidate urges supporters

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) flag bearer in Kano state, Engr. Abba Kabir-Yusuf has called on all supporters of the party in the state to come together for the victory of the party in all positions during the forthcoming general elections. Members of the PDP Man in court for alleged …

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Kano to establish electricity firm

Ted Odogwu, Kano The Kano State Government is set to establish Kano State Bulk Electricity Trading Company, under the Qua Iboe Power Plant project. The move was conceptualised following an agreement by the Federal Government, through the Transmission Company of Nigeria, to deliver the required amount of power to the …

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Kano: Kwankwaso’s son-in-law, Yusuf dares Ganduje to probe his predecessor for corruption

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Kano State, Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf, has challenged Governor Abdullahi Ganduje to go ahead with his planned probe of ex-governor Rabi’u Kwankwaso. Yusuf, who was the Commissioner of Works during Kwankwaso’s tenure as governor, spoke yesterday during a radio programme in Kano. …

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475370 PVCs not yet collected in Kano — REC

The Resident Electoral Commission in Kano State, Professor Riskuwa Arabu Shehu, yesterday said 475,370 Permanent Voter’s Cards had not been collected as of January 14. He said 5,457,747 registered voters in the state are qualified to participate in the forthcoming general elections. He said this in Kano during an interactive …

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Alcohol ban in Kano not against Nigeria’s constitution – Hisbah DG

Dr Abba Sufi, the Director-General of Hisbah Board, an agency of the Kano State Government, which recently destroyed about 30-truckload of beer bottles, tells FEMI MAKINDE that criminal activities have reduced since the agency started destroying alcoholic drinks in the state What prompted Hisbah to carry out the destruction of …

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