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Kano state supplementary election should not be a do or die affair

Following the decision of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to organize a supplementary election in Kano state, a video showing Abdullah Abbas, the state chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), describing the forthcoming rerun in the state as a do or die affair, has emerged. On a personal …

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Photo of Lebanese engineer, Sagir Ahmed who was kidnapped in Kano State and found dead

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Police commissioner Wakili has not been fair to us – Kano APC

– The Kano state commissioner for local government affairs, Murtala Sule Garo, said the state police commissioner has been unfair to APC – Garo also challenged the police commissioner’s claim that the police saved the deputy governor from mob action, insisting the deputy governor was wrongly arrested – The Kano …

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Lebanese Abducted By Gunmen In Kano Found Dead

Sagir Ahmed, a Lebanese engineer who was kidnapped in Kano State, has been found dead. He was abducted by unknown gunmen while inspecting an underpass bridge at Dangi roundabout, Zoo Road, in Kano on Tuesday. His driver was killed, while he was taken away. However, the Police in Kano State, …

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Cars carrying ballot papers impounded in Kano State

Cars carrying ballot papers impounded in Kano State Two cars conveying ballot papers have been impounded at Magwan Primary School, Nassarawa Local Government Area of Kano State. According to an eyewitness identified as Shazal, the cars were impounded and taken to the Kano State police headquarters in Bompai. Speaking with …

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Confusion in Kano as APC, PDP embark on victory celebration

– Supporters of the PDP and the APC are already celebrating their victory in Kano state – Both parties are claiming to have won Saturday’s governorship election, though INEC is yet to announce winner – However, police spokesman in the state has said the INEC should be allowed to finish …

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Supplementary election: CUPP accuses Kano of allocating N223m to councils

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Coalition of United Political Parties on Wednesday said it had obtained documents showing strange payments of money by some state governments to local government areas where supplementary elections would hold on March 23. It said the “financial bazar” was meant for vote-buying and for compromising electoral …

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No plan to transfer CP Wakili from Kano – police

– The police in Kano dispelled rumour that the commissioner of police in the state, Muhammad Wakili, has been transferred – Wakili has received commendation over his role in overseeing the state governorship election – Some persons were also arrested in the state for vote-buying Kano state Police Command has …

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Our arrest by the police was unjust – Kano Commissioner

John Alechenu, Kano The Kano State Commissioner for Local Government Affairs, Alhaji Murtala Sulegaro, has denied claims that he, the Deputy Governor and other government officials, were arrested for disrupting the collation process during last Saturday’s Governorship Election. Sulegaro said this in an interview in Kano on Thursday. He was …

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FEC Approves 64.75m Euros for Kano Water Project

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the sum of 64.75 million Euros to improve water supply in Kano State   Hajia Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of Finance, disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents after FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa.   …

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