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FG moves to review NEPZA Act for better economic delivery  

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The Federal Government may review Act 63 of 1992, establishing the Nigeria Export Processing Zone Authority (NEPZA), for better economic delivery.It describes the current Act as obsolete, which...

Tue Jan 14th, 2020     Read More →

Governorship elections: Supreme Court suspends sitting as a panel member falls sick

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Nigeria’s Supreme Court Monday suspended the governorship appeals brought before it as one of the justices fell sick shortly after the court began sitting on Monday. The seven-man panel was...

Mon Jan 13th, 2020     Read More →

More rift on Amotekun as Kano mulls community policing

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A former aide to President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday faulted last week’s launch of Amotekun, the regional security outfit floated by southwest state governments. “The creation of...

Mon Jan 13th, 2020     Read More →

Kano to enrol Almajiri children in public schools

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Determined to reduce out-of-school children in Kano, Governor Abdullah Umar Ganduje pledged to evacuate almajiri children from the streets to public schools. Governor Ganduje disclosed the plan...

Sat Jan 11th, 2020     Read More →

BUK Mass Communication department gets first female Professor

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Bayero University, Kano (BUK) has promoted a female lecturer in the Department of Mass Communication, Hajara Umar Sanda, to the rank of Associate Professor. Sanda, who graduated from the same...

Sat Jan 11th, 2020     Read More →

85 percent vehicle owners parade fake driver licence

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Kano state Directorate of Vehicles Inspection Officers on Thursday declared about 85 per cent vehicle owners in Kano parade fake driver licence. Besides, the directorate faulted the tripartite...

Fri Jan 10th, 2020     Read More →

Three children, eight others killed in Kano road crash

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A tragic road crash has killed no fewer than 12 persons including three children in Kano. The incident, involving two vehicles, happened along Wudil-Maiduguri high way, Gaya town, about 40...

Thu Jan 9th, 2020     Read More →

Group urges court to stop planned increase of electricity tariff

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A Group, the Incorporated Trustees of Human Rights Foundation, has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to stop the proposed over 40 percent increase in electricity tariff. The group, in a suit...

Wed Jan 8th, 2020     Read More →

Passengers stranded as harmattan disrupts flights at Kano Airport

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Severe hazes and cloud weather have left hundreds of passengers stranded at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport (MAKIA) in Kano State. Consequently, airline operators were compelled to...

Tue Jan 7th, 2020     Read More →

Official vehicle of Kano Sharia police's boss impounded, aides molested

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Aviation security at Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano Monday detained the official vehicle of Director General, Kano Hisbah Board Mohammad Harun Ibn-Sina after beating up two...

Mon Jan 6th, 2020     Read More →

Official vehicle of Kano Shariah police's boss impounded, aides molested

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Aviation security at Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano Monday detained the official vehicle of Director General, Kano Hisbah Board Mohammad Harun Ibn-Sina after beating up two...

Mon Jan 6th, 2020     Read More →

Ganduje appoints 7 Special Advisers, 10 Senior Special Assistants

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Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has approved the appointment of seven Special Advisers (SAs) and 10 Senior Special Assistants (SSAs). This was contained in a statement issued by the Chief...

Sun Jan 5th, 2020     Read More →

DSS arrests man who created viral video of Buhari’s fake wedding

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The Department of State Services (DSS) has arrested Kabiru Mohammed, a Kano State indigene, for allegedly creating and sharing fake videos depicting a wedding ceremony between President Muhammadu...

Sat Jan 4th, 2020     Read More →

Kano, Katsina, Bauchi join states paying new minimum wage

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Kano, Katsina and Bauchi states yesterday announced they had approved payment of the new minimum wage. Other states that have declared willingness to pay are Kaduna, Borno, Kebbi, Adamawa, Jigawa...

Thu Jan 2nd, 2020     Read More →

NAPTIP raids orphanage home in Kaduna

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There was confusion at Du Merci Orphanage home located at Narayi community of Chikun Local Government Area ‎of Kaduna State when staff of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking...

Thu Jan 2nd, 2020     Read More →