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Kano State speaker, deputy to get life pension, benefits

The Kano State House of Assembly has passed into law a bill that grants life pension and other benefits to the speaker and deputy speaker of the House. The Pension Rights of Speaker and Deputy Law 2019 affords the two presiding officers privilege to earn life benefit after the expiration …

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Nigerian press agog with sitting of presidential election tribunal, creation of new emirates in Kano – Journalducameroun.com

The commencement of the sitting of the presidential election tribunal and the creation of more emirates in Kano State are the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Thursday.The Punch’s lead story had it that the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal led by the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab …

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BREAKING: Kano Now Has Five Emirates As Ganduje Gives Assent To Bill

Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano state, has given assent to the bill passed by the Kano house of assembly which breaks up the emirate in the state. With the development, Kano now has five emirates: Kano, Rano, Gaya, Karaye and Bichi, while the domain of HRH Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, the emir of Kano, …

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Kano tribunal rejects PDP’s request for forensic evidence, scanned materials

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s effort to secure an order of the Kano State Election Tribunal to obtain forensic evidence of election materials and scanned copies of documents failed yesterday following dismissal of its application. In its ruling, the tribunal presided by Justice Halima Shamaki affirmed the position of section 151 …

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Kano: 450 primary school teachers get promotion

Alhaji Sulaiman Danjuma-Kura, Secretary, Kura Local Government Education Authority, Kano State says the authority has promoted 450 primary school teachers within the last 18 months. Danjuma-Kura disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Tuesday. He said the teachers were elevated to various …

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Court Declines PDP Request For Forensic Analysis Of Election Materials

The Kano State election petition tribunal has dismissed a request by the Peoples Democratic Party to carry out a forensic examination of election materials of the last governorship election. The PDP had petitioned the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the outcome of the election …

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Kano Assembly Passes Life Pension Bill For Speaker, Deputy

The Kano State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed into law the Pensions Rights of Speaker and Deputy Law 2019, which will enable the two presiding officers earn life pension after leaving the office. The Speaker and Deputy will also enjoy foreign medical trips and brand new vehicles every four …

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EXCLUSIVE: How Governor Ganduje Plans To Oust Emir Of Kano Sanusi

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has concluded plans to forcefully dethrone the Emir of Kano, Sanusi II over his refusal to help the incumbent governor rig in the just concluded gubernatorial elections in the state SaharaReporters can confirm. A very credible source familiar with the situation told Saharareporters “it is true, plans …

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Banditry: Army bans motorcycles in Zamfara, Kano, Katsina, four others

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Nigerian Army has banned the use of motorcycles within the hinterland and forests of seven states. The states are: Kano, Katsina, Zamfara, Sokoto, Kaduna, Kebbi and Niger. The Army said it observed the use of motorcycles by bandits, kidnappers, criminal elements and their collaborators to perpetrate …

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