Wednesday, May 12, 2021


Nasiru Gawuna

Nigeria lost $6bn to wheat importation in 4 years – Nanono  

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Sabo Nanono, has said that Nigeria lost about $6 billion on importation of wheat from 2016 to June 2020, going by statistics from the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.

Kano’s rice production hits 3million tons per year – Ganduje

Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has revealed that his administration is recorded boost in local rice production, saying that about 3 million tons are produced annually to meet the demands of the people in the state.

Ganduje tasks club owners on talent discovery

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has charged club owners and players across the country to be cooperative and develop new talents during sport activities.

Ganduje speaks on tribunal victory

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has described his victory at the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in the state as “another round of victory” for electorate in Kano.‎

NYSC deregisters 100 corps members over alleged fake degree certificates in Kano

The National Youth Service Corp, NYSC on Monday said it has deregistered no fewer than 100 corps members deployed to Kano State for allegedly presenting fake degree certificates. 

Manning Nigeria’s 86 interstate boundaries not easy, NBC DG admits

The acting Director-General of National Boundary Commission, NBC, Adamu Adaji has said that the commission is facing enormous tasks in managing the 86 inter-state, as well as numerous other inter-local boundaries in the country. 

2019 Hajj: First batch of 534 Kano pilgrims transported to Holy land

The First batch of 529 intending pilgrims from Kano State, were on Friday, transported to Saudi Arabia for the 2019 Hajj.

JUST IN: Ganduje in Abuja, seeks removal of Kano CP

Following the stalemated governorship election in Kano State, the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has travelled to Abuja to press for the removal of the state Commissioner of Police, Mohammed Wakili.

I’ll still win re-run election – Kano PDP candidate

The Kano state governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Abba Yusuf, has expressed optimism that he would still win the re-run election coming up any time soon in the state.

3,000 farmers to benefit from tomato preservation initiative in Kano

No fewer than 3, 000 farmers are to benefit from Kano Post-Harvest Hub initiative of an NGO, Pyxera Global YieldWise Nigeria, which aims at...

Gawuna sworn in as Kano deputy governor

The Kano State Commissioner for Agriculture and Mineral Resources, Nasiru Gawuna has been sworn in as the new deputy governor of the state. The position became...

Kano Assembly invites Gawuna for screening as deputy governor

Kano State House of Assembly has invited the state Commissioner for Agriculture, Nasiru Gawuna, to appear for screening as the deputy governor on Tuesday. The...

Kano farmers to get fertilizer at N5,500

Kano State Government said its Agricultural Supply Company (KASCO) has procured enough fertiliser for sale to farmers in the state at N5,00 per bag...

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