A Kano State High Court sitting at Ungogo on Wednesday declared the appointment and the installation of four new emirs by the Kano State government as null and void. In his ruling on Wednesday, Justice Nasiru Saminu, directed all parties in the suit to maintain the May 10 status quo pending
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, urging him to reject life pensions and brand-new vehicles for lawmakers bill passed by the Kano State House of Assembly. SERAP also urged the Governor to prevail on the members of the House to
The Kano State House of Assembly has passed the Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs Law, which seeks to decentralise the Kano Emirate Council by creating four new emirates in the state., namely Rano, Karaye, Bichi and Gaya emirates. The amendment of the existing chieftaincy law was at the instance of a
Kano state Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has sued an online platform, Daily Nigerian and its publisher, Jafaar Jafaar, for defamation. He is claiming N3billion in damages. Counsel to Ganduje, Nuradeen A. Ayagi in a writ of summons tendered before the High Court demanded the defendants to file an appearance before 14 days.
Speaking for the first time on the bribe-taking videos of Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, President, said security agencies were vetting the video and that action would be taken on the matter soon. The President’s response on the Ganduje videos followed a remark by a Kano student in France, who lauded
Godsgift Onyedinefu The acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, clarified that the commission is bringing back the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke because the United Kingdom authorities have failed to prosecute her. Magu disclosed this at a press conference in Abuja on Monday to
A staunch supporter of President Muhammadu Buhari for re-election in 2019 and Governor of Kano State, Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje has appeared in a video allegedly receiving bribe amounting to about $5million from contractors in the state. The video which was released by online investigative media, Daily Nigerian was a sting operation