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Kano state government

14 Kano sponsored medical students stranded in India as Ganduje refuses to pay N22m

Fourteen students sponsored by the Kano state government to study MBBS at the SS Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Davanagere – India, face rustication two years after Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has refused to settle the N22million outstanding fees.

Ganduje awards N15bn contract for construction of 2.5km flyover 

Kano State government has awarded contract worth N15.28 billion for construction of 2.8 km long flyover bridge in the metropolis.

Kwankwaso in limbo as FG bars launching of presidential campaign at Eagle Square

The campaign launch of a PDP presidential aspirant, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has suffered a hitch, following federal government's refusal to allow the declaration hold at Eagle Square and Old Parade Ground -- two major public event arena in the nation's capital.

Kwankwaso to declare presidential ambition Wednesday

Former Kano State Governor, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, will officially declare his presidential ambition for the 2019 election on Wednesday, a statement by the Kwankwaso Presidential Campaign Committee, has said.

Ganduje recruits1,196 teachers with NCE

Kano State government has approved the recruitment of 1,196 female teachers with the National Certificate of Education, NCE, across the state.

Who’ll Ganduje pick as deputy governor?

Following the resignation of the erstwhile Deputy Governor of Kano state, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar on Sunday, political observers have identified candidates who may likely...

Buhari’s comments on Nigerian youth morale booster for younger generation – Zaura

The Kano State Gubernatorial Aspirant on the platform of Green Party of Nigeria, GPN, Abdulsalam Abdulkareem Zaura, has described the recent comment by President Muhammadu Buhari on the Nigerian youth as a morale booster for all the youths to take destinies into their own hands.

Jega heads Maitama Sule Centre for politics, governance

Kano State Government has appointed former INEC boss Prof. Attahiru Jega to head the committee mandated to nurture the Maitama Sule Centre for Politics and Democratic Governance

Ganduje woos foreign investors into Kano with free land, tax relief, others

In a statement by the Director-General, Media and Publicity, to Kano Government House, Ameen Yassar, the governor stated this during the 8th Annual Investment Meeting, AIM, taking place at Dubai, UAE.

Ganduje warned against executing Dangi flyover project

According to him, the decision has become necessary in view of the impending damages such project could cause to the teeming Kano population, economically and socially.

Ganduje donates N3m to family of late Udoji, Kano Pillar’ player

“Udoji is a great personality and a role model who is very committed to the success of Kano Pillars both on and off the pitch.

Police deny rumours of attack on Kano schools, board directs schools to reopen

The Kano State Police Command has dispelled rumour making the round that the state government has ordered for closure of schools for fear of...

KANSIEC reacts to INEC’s planned probe on alleged underage voting

The Kano State Independent Electoral Commission, KANSIEC, has said it welcomes the decision by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to probe alleged incident...

3 girls suffocate inside parked car in Kano

The Kano State Police Command confirmed on Saturday that three girls died of suffocation inside a parked car in Sabon Gari area of Kano...

2019: ‘Kwankwaso, Ganduje face-off advantage to PDP in Kano’

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mohammed Bello says the quarrel between former Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso and incumbent Abdullahi Ganduje will help...

‘Late arrival of election materials may mar Kano LG polls’

Late arrival of election materials may mar the local government elections in Kano state. A Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria, who went round...

Kano to construct drains at Yankaba motor park

Kano State Government has pledged to construct drains at Yankaba Motor Park, to end flooding in the area. The State Commissioner for Environment, Ali Makoda,...

Kano govt, Ja’iz bank to build new drugs market

The Kano state government has revealed plans to build a new drugs market at the Kano Economic City for proper supervision of the business. The...

It’s official! Northwest University renamed after Maitama Sule

By Mustapha Adamu, Kano  The Kano State government has renamed the Northwest University after late elder statesman, Yusuf Maitama Sule. Hours after late Maitama Sule's burial,...

Maitama Sule: Kano declares Tuesday public holiday

The Kano State Government has declared Tuesday, July 4, as work-free day in honour of late Dr Yusuf Maitama-Sule who died in the early...

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