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Kano government, UNICEF sign MoU to curb malnutrition

The Kano State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) to support the Community Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) Programme in the state. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr Kabiru Getso, signed the document on behalf of the state government while the …

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Kano Govt, UNICEF to open new office for three states

The Kano State Government and UNICEF have agreed to establish a new office to serve Kano, Katsina and Jigawa States to focus on addressing children issues. Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje confirmed this when UNICEF officials led by its Country Representative, Mr Mohammed Fall, paid him a courtesy visit in Kano on …

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Kano govt vows to sustain campaign against drug abuse

Kano State Governor Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has promised to make Daily Trust’s campaign against drug abuse an annual event. Ganduje disclosed this yesterday at the 1-day sensitization workshop against drug abuse organised by the Daily Trust newspaper held in Kano State. Ganduje, who was represented by his deputy, Dr …

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Kano court finally fixes date for judgment on alleged $5m Ganduje bribery case

– The $5m bribery allegation case involving Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has been adjourned till Thursday, December 6 – The counsel to the plaintiff, Nuraini Jimoh, had said that the Kano state House of Assembly has no legal backing to probe the case – The adjournment of the case was …

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The Ganduje situation

Niran Adedokun The drama ensuing after the release of videos alleging that Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State solicited and received bribes from contractors is an unmitigated shame. It is indicative of the country’s backwardness on two fundamentally important fronts and should worry everyone who desires a democratic and …

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#GandujeGate: Why we can’t substitute Ganduje as candidate …

Amidst the brouhaha still trailing the allegation levelled against Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, of collecting kickbacks from contractors, the All Progressive Congress (APC) said it would not substitute his name for the 2019 election. Also, a high-ranking member of the state chapter of the party claims the dollar bribes …

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Kano PDP guber candidate promises inclusive government

The gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano state, Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf has promised to operate an all inclusive government if elected in the forthcoming general election. Yusuf made the pledge when he received leadership of the Joint Association of People with Disability (PWDs) who paid …

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Kano to back states, LGs reform projects

Desmond Mgboh, Kano The Kano State Government has reaffirmed its willingness to support and strengthen the ongoing State and Local Government Reform Projects with a view to ensuring its effective implementation in the state. Kano State Deputy Governor, Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gwauna, gave the assurance during a courtesy call by …

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NSF: Over 200 Kano athletes resume close camping

Over 200 athletes that would represent Kano state at the 2018 National Sports Festival(NSF) slated for Abuja next month have stepped up their preparations by embarking on close camp exercises. The athletes who are camped at Bayero University, Sani Abacha stadium, Ado Bayero Square and Kano Pillars stadium, are expected …

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Kano set to host international Horse racing competition

Kano – The Newly inaugurated Kano State Turf Club is set to play its first major role in international racing through the hosting of an annual International Horse racing competition titled “Sukuwa”. Durbar in one of the emirates. The chairman of the club, Tajudeen Dantata, disclosed this on Monday in …

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