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January 15, 2019 10:39 AM Kano: Kwankwaso’s son-in-law, Yusuf dares Ganduje to probe his predecessor for corruption

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Kano State, Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf, has challenged Governor Abdullahi Ganduje to go ahead with his planned probe of ex-governor Rabi’u Kwankwaso. Yusuf, who was the Commissioner of Works during Kwankwaso’s tenure as governor, spoke yesterday during a radio programme in Kano. However, the PDP gubernatorial 617

January 10, 2019 5:34 PM Buhari appoints new SSA to National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Umar Ibrahim El-Yakub as the new Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Representatives). Adesina said El-Yakub’s appointment followed the resignation of Kawu Sumaila who was in that position. Sumaila, who was appointed in August 2015, resigned to contest for the House 119

January 10, 2019 7:19 AM Kwankwaso’s camp reacts to his probe by Ganduje over alleged corruption, diversion of govt funds

The Kwankwasiyya Movement in Kano has reacted to the probe of its leader and former governor of the state, Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, by his successor and incumbent governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje over alleged diversion of funds for a multi-million naira 5km road project during his tenure. Comrade Aminu Abdulsalam, a prominent member of the group and commissioner 133

January 10, 2019 6:45 AM Kano: Ganduje drags Kwankwaso to EFCC for alleged corruption, diversion of govt fund

Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said his administration is probing his predecessor, Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso over multi-billion naira 5 kilometre road projects. Ganduje, who made this known yesterday while inaugurating 12 campaign committees for his second term bid, said Kano State government had taken the matter to the Economic 154

January 9, 2019 5:49 PM Ganduje swears in new five commissioners in Kano

The commissioners, who had been screened by the State House of Assembly, took their oath of office before thousands of supporters at the Coronation Hall, Government House, NAN reports. ‎Ganduje congratulated all the new commissioners on their appointment and tasked them not to betray the trust of the people. The newly sworn-in commissioners were: Mukhtari 134

January 9, 2019 4:50 PM EFCC arrests man over undeclared $207,000 at Kano Airport

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Kano State zonal office has arrested one Sani Abdullahi, at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, for alleged money laundering offence. Abdullahi was arrested on December 31, 2018 on board Ethiopian Air enroute Kano to China for failing to fully declare the sum of $207,000 (One Hundred and Twenty 132

January 5, 2019 11:47 AM Hamza Abdullahi: Ganduje, Lamido, senators, monarchs present as late Kano gov’s corpse is buried

The remains of former Military Governor of old Kano State, late AVM Hamza Abdullahi, were laid to rest in Kano. Late Abdullahi’s corpse was received by Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje and Emir of Hadejia, Alhaji Adamu Maje and other top government functionaries around 8 p.m.‎ yesterday. The corpse was conveyed to Emir’s palace by a Nigeria 107

January 4, 2019 6:50 PM Ganduje speaks on death of former Kano governor

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has condoled with the family of the former military governor of old Kano State, Air Vice Marshal Hamza Abdullahi (rtd), who died in a Germany Hospital on Wednesday. His condolence message was contained in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba and made available to newsmen 104

January 4, 2019 7:22 AM Police recruitment: 242,455 applicants battle for 10,000 spots [See breakdown]

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has received a total of 242,455 applications from interested candidates, with seven days left before they recruit 10,000 police constables. This was confirmed by PSC’s acting spokesman, Aaron Kaase, in a statement released in Abuja on Thursday. Niger State has the highest number of applicants with 15,633, followed 77

January 3, 2019 3:25 PM No state in Nigeria is fighting corruption with Buhari – Falana

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana SAN, has declared that Nigeria as a country has not yet decided to fight corruption. Falana stated this while pointing out that no state in Nigeria is fighting corruption, adding that only Kano has an anti-corruption commission. Falana, a senior advocate of Nigeria, said this on Thursday when he was featured on a show on Arise 86