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Kebbi: Bagudu lauds large turnout of voters

Olanrewaju Lawal, Birnin-Kebbi  Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has commended the impressive turnout of voters in yesterday’s governorship and state assembly elections in the state. Bagudu, who voted at his polling unit, Alelu ,Nassarawa ward,Birnin-Kebbi about 11:05 am, noted that INEC has  bridged up a few lapses experienced …

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Election Result: APC Wins Maiyama House Of Assembly Seat In Kebbi State

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared Alhaji Umoru Sambawa, of the All Progressives Congress (APC), winner of Maiyama constituency seat in Kebbi state House of Assembly. INEC Returning Officer, Dr Zuni Aminu of Federal University, Birnin Kebbi, declared Sambawa winner having scored 40,180 votes to defeat Alhaji Balarabe …

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Kebbi State: President Buhari Reacts To Bagudu’s Death

Buhari (image courtesy State House) President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday expressed heartfelt condolences to Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State over the death of his younger brother, Farouk Bagudu. The president, in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu in Abuja, prayed Almighty Allah …

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INEC declares APC winner of Maiyama constituency seat in Kebbi

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared Alhaji Umoru Sambawa, of the All Progressives Congress, winner of state House of Assembly. INEC Returning Officer, Dr Zuni Aminu of Federal University, Birnin Kebbi, declared Sambawa winner after he scored 40,180 votes to defeat Alhaji Balarabe Hassan of the Peoples Democratic Party, …

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Former PDP chairman, others decamp to APC in Kebbi

– Alhaji Ali Bagudo, a former chairman of the PDP in Kebbi has defected to the APC alongside others – The Kebbi state governor, Atiku Abubakar Bagudu, received the defectors; telling them that the APC will take them to the promised land – The Kebbi APC chairman, Sani Kangiwa, also …

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Police warn Kebbi politicians against thuggery, vote buying

The Police Command in Kebbi State on Friday advised politicians to desist from thuggery, hate speech, voter card buying, and other acts capable of breaching the peace in the state. The state’s Commissioner of Police, Mr Garba Danjuma, gave the advice at a news conference in Birnin Kebbi. “I want …

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200 youths get ICT training in Kebbi

[FILE PHOTO] Wife of Kebbi state governor, Zainab Bagudu About 200 youths from the four emirates of Zuru,  Birnin Kebbi, Argungu and Yauri areas of Kebbi State have graduated from the general Information Communication Technology (ICT) and digital marketing training programme facilitated by wife of Kebbi State Governor, Dr.  Zainab …

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INEC distributes sensitive election materials in Kebbi

The Independent National Electoral Commission, Kebbi State, has distributed sensitive election materials to the 21 Local Government Areas ahead of Saturday’s Governorship and House of Assembly elections in the state. The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Alhaji Ahmad Mahmud, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Birnin Kebbi on Thursday that the distribution took …

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Elections record low turnout in Kebbi State

File photo of Women on queue to cast their votes. There is a low turnout of voters for today’s Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Kebbi State. Unlike the presidential and National Assembly elections where voters came out en mass in the various polling units in Birnin Kebbi metropolis, …

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Emir of Gwandu extols late Dikko’s contributions to Kebbi devt

The Emir of Gwandu, Alhaji Muhammadu Illiyasu Bashar, has commended the former Attorney-General of Kebbi State, the late Abubakar Boyi Dikko,  his immense contributions to the progress and development of Kebbi state. The emir, during a fidau prayer held for Dikko at the Emir’s Palace in Birnin Kebbi, described him …

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