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Kano DISCO laments pathetic state of power supply

WorldStage Newsonline– Kano Electricity Distribution Company has raised alarm over the inability of the transmission company to meet the contractual agreement of eight per cent power supply to Kano state, since handing over,  which tends to threaten  the demand of its consumers in Kano. The Managing Director of Sahel Power …

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BREAKING NEWS: Multiple Explosion And Gun Battle Rock Kano

Reports have it that Multiple explosions and sporadic gunshots has left Gayawa village, Ungogo Local Government area of Kano state in a state of chaos on Tuesday morning. According to an eyewitness report, “The early morning military raid lasted for one and half hours and there are fears of heavy …

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G7 Governors are fighting for selfish interest – Kano PDP interim chairman

The Caretaker Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Kano State, Dr. Hassan Kafayos, has stated that the aggrieved governors under the platform of the party, are not fighting for the interest of the North, but personal gains. He spoke on Sunday when members of the party from Nasarawa Local …

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Polio outbreak due to negligence of parents – Kano govt

THE Kano State government has attributed the two cases of polio outbreak recently recovered in the state to negligence of some parents to allow their children to be vaccinated and expressed optimising that polio would soon be eradicated in the state. The state commissioner of Health Dr Abubakar Labaran Yusuf, …

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Kano govt in N3bn pension fund mess •It is political witch-hunt – Govt

A petition alleging that the Kano State governor, Dr Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, mismanaged N3billion pension fund belonging to the Kano State Pension Trust Fund has been sent to the EFCC. Some employees of the Kano State Pension Trust Fund, alleged that the governor mismanaged the N3billion pension fund inherited from …

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NUC approves the establishment of North-West University, Kano

The National Universities’ Commission (NUC) on Tuesday in Abuja approved the establishment of North-West University, in Kano. Presenting the certificate to Gov Rabiu Kwamkwaso of Kano State, Prof. Julius Okojie, the Executive Secretary of NUC, said that the number of universities in Nigeria was still a far cry from the …

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Nigerian army clashes with Boko Haram in Kano, seven killed

KANO, Nigeria (Reuters) – Five members of the Nigerian Islamist sect Boko Haram and two soldiers were killed in gun battles in Kano on Saturday, the army said, the first violence in months linked to insurgents in the largest northern city. A military task force stormed two buildings suspected of …

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Boko Haram: JTF Kills Five Terrorists, Loses Two Soldiers in Kano

Defence Hqs By Ibrahim Shuaibu  Five terrorists and two soldiers were killed in the early hours of Saturday in a shoot-out between the   combined team of  Joint Task Force (JTF)    and Department of State Security Service (DSS) personnel  and suspected Boko Haram group during a raid of  some  houses  in …

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