• 24-year-old arrested for killing, burying kidnap victim in Kano

    24-year-old arrested for killing, burying kidnap victim in Kano0

    The police in Kano State have arrested a 24-year-old Habibu Sale, who allegedly kidnapped and killed an eight-year-old Asiya Tasiu in Chikawa village, Gabasawa Local Government Area of the state, after collecting a ransom of N500,000.   There are indications that the suspect may die by hanging after prosecution, as investigations are still ongoing to

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  • Blasphemy: I’ll sign death warrant after 30 days, says Ganduje

    Blasphemy: I’ll sign death warrant after 30 days, says Ganduje0

      The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, said on Thursday that he would not waste time to sign the death warrant on a Kano-based singer, Yahaya Sharif, who was sentenced to death by an Upper Shariah Court for blasphemy. Ganduje made the remark at a stakeholders meeting on the issue at the Government House,

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  • JUST IN: Court Grants Interim Order Releasing Dethroned Emir Of Kano, Sanusi

    JUST IN: Court Grants Interim Order Releasing Dethroned Emir Of Kano, Sanusi0

    Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted an interim order releasing the deposed Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, from house arrest. Justice Anwuli Chikere granted the order in line with the prayers of the ex-parte motion filed on behalf of Sanusi by his lawyer, Lateef Fagbemi (SAN). Fagbemi and other Senior Advocates of Nigeria

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  • Serving corps member in Kano gets training in different skills

    Serving corps member in Kano gets training in different skills0

    Alhaji Ladan Baba, the Coordinator Alhaji Ladan Baba in Kano says no fewer than 2,259 Batch B stream ‘l’ corps members posted to the State have been trained on various skills acquisition programmes. Speaking at the passing out parade of the corps members after their three weeks orientation course at NYSC permanent orientation camp in

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  • Full report: Alleged misappropriation of N3.4bn by Kano Emirate Council

    Full report: Alleged misappropriation of N3.4bn by Kano Emirate Council0

    The commission insists in this report that the Emir is the accounting officer of council, whose account was not audited within the period under investigation. The commission is also accusing the Emirate Council of obstruction of investigation and called for the suspension of the Emir to allow free probe, among others.   RE: PRELIMINARY REPORT

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  • Kano Emirate takes action as Ganduje cancels Emir Sanusi’s visit

    Kano Emirate takes action as Ganduje cancels Emir Sanusi’s visit0

    The Kano Emirate Concil (KEC) has reacted to the cancellation of Hawan Nassarawa durbar in deference to the directive of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje. Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, was expected to visit Ganduje at the Government House on Thursday, being two days after the Eid, as mark of allegiance to the political authority. The

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