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Buhari Approves Recruitment of 5,000 Personnel for NDLEA

NDLEA Arrests 89 People With 2,800 Tonnes Of Illicit Drugs In Kebbi

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Kebbi says it has arrested 89 suspected drug dealers and seized 2, 800 tonnes of illicit drugs and psychotropic substance within six months in the state. The...

Katsina Assembly To Convert Television Viewing Centres To Islamic Schools Centres

The Katsina state House of Assembly has begun the process of converting all Television viewing centres across the state’s 34 Local Government Areas into state Islamic Schools. The assembly commenced the process on Tuesday following...

Hisbah Bans Use Of Mannequin To Display Clothes In Kano

The Kano State Hisbah Board has banned the use of mannequins to display clothes by tailors, supermarkets and boutique owners. The Commander-General of the board, Shaikh Harun Ibn Sina, made this known in a statement...

Man, 20, Drowns In Open Water Well In Kano

A 20-year-old man, Hamisu Ahmed, on Saturday drowned in an open water well at Samegu behind Sahad, Kano State. This is contained a statement issued to journalists in Kano by Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, the Public...
Kano Govt Spends Over N8bn On Scholarships In 5 Years — Official

Gov. Ganduje Says Land Registration Will Boost IGR

The Kano State Government has said that the existence of Systematic Land Titling and Registration (SLTR) will boost Internally General Revenue (IGR) in the state. This is contained in a statement issued by Murtala Shehu,...
Blasphemy: I’ll Not Hesitate To Sign Death Warrant – Ganduje

KNSG Refutes Threat To Life Allegation By Kano-based Activist Lawyer

The Kano state government has reacted to claims of threat to life by a legal practitioner and activist, Barr. Sa’ida Sa’ad, who had been dragged to court for allegedly defaming Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje and...
COVID – 19: Zamfara Orders Closure of Borders With Neighbouring States

Abduction: Zamfara Govt Closes All Boarding Schools

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has announced the closure of all boarding schools in the state to prevent activities of insurgents against students. Matawalle made the announcement in a statewide broadcast on Friday in Gusau. The...

Kebbi Govt To Sponsor 300 Medical, Science Students Abroad

The Kebbi State Government says it will sponsor over 300 students to India, Turkey and Cyprus to study Medicine, Health Sciences, Paramedics and Engineering. The Commissioner for Higher Education, Prof. Mukhtar Bunza,  announced this at...

Kano Govt. Empowers 60 Street Beggars As Ban On Street Begging Takes Effect

The Kano state government has empowered no fewer than 60 women and youths with different entrepreneurial skills, following the ban on street begging in the state, the State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social...

Kano Govt Arrests 500 Beggars

The Kano State government says it has arrested 500 beggars for allegedly violating the law that bans street begging in the state. The State’s Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Dr. Zahra’u Muhammad-Umar, made...

Hisbah Arrests 53 Teenagers Over Alleged Immoral Acts In Kano

The Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested 53 teenagers over alleged involvement in immoral acts in Kano City. Malam Lawal Ibrahim, the board’s Public Relations Officer, who disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in...
Wada Maida’s Death, Saddening National loss - Ganduje

Eight Permanent Secretaries Redeployed In Kano, Four New Ones Appointed

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has approved the redeployment of eight Permanent Secretaries and the appointment of four new ones in the state civil service. Abba Anwar, the Chief Press Secretary to the governor,...

Kano Assembly Passes Emirate Councils Amendment Bill

Kano State House of Assembly has passed the Emirate Councils Amendment Bill 2020. The House adopted the amendment during Tuesday’s plenary presided over by the Speaker, Abdulazeez Gafasa. Recall that the House had in 2019 approved...

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