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Gov. Makinde appoints Kano indigene as Special Assistant

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Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has appointed Alhaji Ahmed Murtala, an indigene of Kano State, as his Special Assistant on Community Relations I. He also appointed Mr...

Thu Dec 5th, 2019     Read More →

Security operatives harass journalists as Kano Assembly passes new Emirates bill

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The bill for the creation of four emirates councils transmitted by Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on Thursday scaled through the third reading and finally passed by the assembly. Meanwhile, the...

Thu Dec 5th, 2019     Read More →

Pillars, Abia Warriors resolve feud over Enaholo

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Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Kano Pillars have confirmed that they have resolved the heated transfer feud with Abia Warriors over former Flying Eagles goalkeeper, Joshua...

Thu Dec 5th, 2019     Read More →

INEC will never connive with any Political Party to rig Polls ― Yakubu

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…Says states Attorneys General freeing electoral offenders Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) By Omeiza Ajayi The Independent National...

Tue Dec 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Ganduje bows to court verdict on new emirates as SEC presents fresh bill

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Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje may have accepted court verdict on the nullification of the four emirate councils, as the State Executive Council (SEC) has presented a fresh bill to the...

Tue Dec 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Telecoms operators undermining 38m Nigerians, says regulator

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Photo: PIXABAYThe infrastructure deficit and other lapses by telecommunications operations are resulting in the neglect or under-servicing of 38 million Nigerians, the Nigerian Communications...

Mon Dec 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Sani, varsity don blame government, politicians over hate speech

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Human rights and pro-democracy activist, Senator Shehu Sani, has said the Social Media Bill and the Hate Speech Bill before the National Assembly is also part of the design by President Muhammadu...

Sat Nov 30th, 2019     Read More →

AfDB approves $210m for Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project

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The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has approved 210 million dollars financing package for the Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP1). The bank in a...

Fri Nov 29th, 2019     Read More →

Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline construction to commence soon - Buhari

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Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday Friday said the government will soon begin the construction of the 600-kilometre Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline to move gas from the Southern part...

Fri Nov 29th, 2019     Read More →

ASUU tasks Kaduna police on kidnapped don

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Following the kidnap of a university teacher, Abubakar Idris, the Sokoto/Kano Zone of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has charged the police to effect his freedom and bring the bandits...

Fri Nov 29th, 2019     Read More →

New report shows rising human trafficking in Nigeria

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A recent report released by Plan International has revealed that over 75 per cent of human trafficking cases take place within Nigeria and involves movement of persons from rural areas to urban...

Fri Nov 29th, 2019     Read More →

(Breaking) Electricity: AFDB approves $210m power projects in Nigeria

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By Prince Okafor The board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved the Transmission Company of Nigeria’s, TCN’s, NTEP -1 projects in a board resolution in Abidjan. The...

Thu Nov 28th, 2019     Read More →

Yobe partners FG, donor agencies to resettle victims of insurgency

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Yobe state Governor, Mai Mala Buni has restated readiness to resettle thousands of Boko haram devastated communities already displaced from their ancestral home. Besides, Governor Bunni disclosed...

Wed Nov 27th, 2019     Read More →

ASUP Kano poly threatens industrial action against Ganduje over land encroachment

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Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic, (ASUP), Kano State Polytechnic, yesterday accused Kano state government of illegal occupation of the Polytechnic land. Besides, the academic union issued seven...

Wed Nov 27th, 2019     Read More →

Kano mulls establishment of education development support board

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Kano state Executive Council has approved the establishment of the state Education Development (Establishment) Support Board. When fully established, the board will be charged with the...

Wed Nov 27th, 2019     Read More →