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October 17, 2018 6:45 PM Police promotes 3 AIGs, 4 CPs

The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Wednesday approved the promotion of three Assistant-Inspectors General of Police (AIGs) to the rank of Deputy Inspectors General of Police (DIGs). The commission also approved the promotion of four Commissioners of Police ( CPs) to the rank of AIGs. A statement by the commission’s Head, Press and Public Relations 21

October 17, 2018 7:33 AM Kwankwaso speaks on involvement in Ganduje bribe-scandal video

A Senator from Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso has distanced himself from the video indicting the State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje of allegedly collecting 5million dollars as bribe. Two separate videos had emerged online of the Governor allegedly collecting bribe from contractors in the state. Following the emergence of the videos, the Commissioner for Information 15

October 15, 2018 5:24 PM Ganduje: EFCC speaks on bribe videos

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said it cannot take action yet, as series of videos that seemed to show Governor Umar Ganduje taking bribes from public works contractors in Kano State, go viral online. “Whether we are going to look at it is a different matter, but for now, I do not know anything,” Wilson Uwujaren, a spokesperson 17

October 15, 2018 4:18 PM Governor Ganduje facing impeachment as Kano Assembly begins probe into bribe videos

The Kano State House of Assembly has opened probe into the bribe-taking videos of the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje. Raising a matter of urgent public importance on Monday, a member representing Warawa Constituency, Labaran Madari, said the assembly should investigate the authenticity of the video and take measures. Madari stated that the videos 17

October 12, 2018 3:09 PM Again, Buhari meets APC governors in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, met with three state Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). This was confirmed by his Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, vis his Twitter handle, @BashirAhmaad. Ahmad listed the governors who met with Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja to include Abdullahi Ganduje 23

October 7, 2018 6:58 AM PDP presidential primary election: Live results from Port Harcourt

Results of voting from the two-day National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have started trickling in. The main opposition party is expected to confirm its presidential candidate to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC), for the 2019 presidential election. Among the aspirants hoping to grab the party’s 20

September 28, 2018 5:00 PM PDP Presidential primaries: Kwankwaso failed Kano people, I’ll beat him ‘hands down’- Bafarawa

A former Governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa, on Friday insisted that he will defeat ex-Governor of Kano State and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential aspirant, Rabiu Kwankwaso, during the party’s primary election. Bafarawa, a PDP presidential aspirant explained that he will defeat Kwankwaso due to the latter’s inability to deliver on his promises 22

September 28, 2018 11:07 AM APC clears two more governors for primary

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has cleared two more governors for its governorship primary. They are governors of Kano and Kaduna, Umar Ganduje and Nasir El-Rufai. The decision was approved by the National Working Committee (NWC), according to a statement on Friday by party spokesman, Yekini Nabena. The statement added that the name of a cleared 23

September 26, 2018 7:14 PM Kidnappers finally free Kano LG chairman’s son, Babangida

The Chairman of Kiru Local Government Council in Kano State, Alhaji Nasiru Muazuhas, has confirmed the release of his son, Babangida by his abductors. DAILY POST had reported that the 28-year-old Babangida, a father of two, was kidnapped by gunmen around midnight on Wednesday, Sept.19, at his residence in Kiru. However, Muazu said Babangida was released 23

September 26, 2018 2:28 PM Teenager allegedly defiles 8-year-old boy in Kano

A Kano Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday remanded an 18-year-old boy, Abdulbasi Usaman for allegedly having anal sex with an 8-year-old boy. The Prosecutor, Insp. Pogu Lale, said that one Mohammed Auwal of Kadawa Dorayi Quarters in Kano reported the case at the Dorayi Babba Police Division in Kano. The Prosecutor alleged that the accused lured the 8-year-old 21