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Criticism trails Northwest governors’ performance after five years in office

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Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir e-Rufai (left); Northwest Governors’ Forum chairman and Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari, and Kebbi State Govenror, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu at a...

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Read More →

FG shuts Kano fertiliser firm for alleged adulteration

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Kano State Fertiliser Company (KASCO) has been shut down by the Federal Government for allegedly adulterating fertilisers and manually mixing the components of the NKP 20:10:10 blend of the...

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Read More →

812 Healthcare workers infected with coronavirus disease

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Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu who disclosed this at the daily Press conference by the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 yesterday in...

Tue Jun 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Reps deputy minority leader kick over unfair usage of $ 22,798 million foreign loans for infrastructure

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The Deputy Minority leader of the House of Representatives, Mr Toby Okechukwu has expressed dissatisfaction over the planned usage of $ 22,798 million foreign loans plan for infrastructural...

Tue Jun 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Buhari’s speech underestimates Abacha’s $5b loot, says Falana

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*Buhari appears to tilt towards offering a blanket of protection for Abacha President Muhammadu Buhari’s claim that late dictator, General Sanni Abacha stole $1b contradicts the figures...

Tue Jun 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Controversy trails decline of COVID-19 cases in Kano

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Dipping figures of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in Kano State is generating mixed feelings amid growing concern on the credibility of the results being released by the authorities. Against...

Mon Jun 1st, 2020     Read More →

AKTH reopens specialty clinics six weeks after shutdown

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Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH) will resume clinical consultation of all specialty clinics tomorrow, six weeks after their suspension. The teaching hospital shut down virtually all critical...

Sun May 31st, 2020     Read More →

Almajiri children beg for justice

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Makarantu, whether Ilmi or Allo—as explained in Sulaiman, 2013, the makarantar Ilmi is the school of advanced learning which covers the whole range of Islamic literary, theological and...

Sun May 31st, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria pays $11 million as ransom to kidnappers in four years

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The security architecture in Nigeria has once again come under the spotlight after a new report said the Nigerian Government and citizens have handed over N4 billion ($11 million) to kidnappers...

Thu May 28th, 2020     Read More →

After Guardian report, Kano to hasten distribution of FG palliatives already beaten by rain

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Kano State Government has finalized arrangement to distribute the Federal government palliatives to less privilege. The state government action came few hours after The Guardian reported how the...

Wed May 27th, 2020     Read More →

Kano Govt sets up 9 COVID-19 sample collection centres

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Kano Collector center PHOTO:Twitter The Kano State Government has set up nine COVID-19 sample collection centres to enhance detection and response to the pandemic. Dr Tijjani Hussaini, the...

Wed May 27th, 2020     Read More →

FG palliatives rotting under rain, sun in Kano

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Photo Credit: FG palliatives rotting under rain, sun in Kano by Murtala Adewale Nigerian Government food items delivered to Kano State government as palliatives are left rotten at open space and...

Tue May 26th, 2020     Read More →

Eid-el Fitr: Ganduje frees 294 correctional centre inmates

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Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has granted freedom to 294 inmates of correctional centres in the state, a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Abba Anwar, said on Sunday. It said...

Mon May 25th, 2020     Read More →

NCDC confirms 313 new cases of COVID-19, total active cases now 5350

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Sunday, recorded 313 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, taking the toll of active cases to 5350. The NCDC, on its official twitter handle,...

Mon May 25th, 2020     Read More →

Tackling COVID-19: The LASG example

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The robust and dynamic response of the Lagos State government to the outbreak of COVID-19 compels us to revisit the nature of the federal system which we operate with a view to suggesting how we...

Mon May 25th, 2020     Read More →