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Breaking: Ganduje in final triumph as Supreme Court affirms him as Kano governor

Breaking: Ganduje in final triumph as Supreme Court affirms him as Kano governor

The Supreme Court Monday morning affirmed the election of Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, as governor of Kano state. The ruling was on the appeal by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Abba Kabir Yusuf. Yusuf filed an appeal at the apex court to dispute the March 23 supplementary election held in some electoral wards in Kano State. A ... Read More »

Gov. Ganduje condoles as three AKTH, Dala Orthopedic hospital doctors die

Gov. Ganduje condoles as three AKTH, Dala Orthopedic hospital doctors die

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has commiserated with the families and  managements of Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dala, Kano State, over the deaths of Drs Abubakar Abdulkadir, Kulthum Abba and Abdurraheem Saliu. Both Drs Abdulkadir and Saliu were involved in a ghastly motor accident in Gumel, along Kano- Nguru road. With them involved in the accident was ... Read More »

Supreme Court: Kano’s Case Not Similar To Imo- Ganduje

Supreme Court: Kano’s Case Not Similar To Imo- Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has said he is sure of victory come Monday, January 20 at the Supreme Court, insisting that the Imo gubernatorial case is not similar to that of Kano state. The governor spoke through a statement on Thursday by the state Commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba. The statement said, “the APC government in ... Read More »

‪APC Governors Forum Rates Kano As Most Peaceful State

‪APC Governors Forum Rates Kano As Most Peaceful State

Consecutively Kano is leading all other states for the Third Time in the areas of security, infrastructural development, health, education, economy among other areas, as assessed by the APC Progressive Governors Forum, according to November Assessment Report released recently, by the Forum. In a letter sent to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, that was attached with the full scale report of ... Read More »

Hajiya Ahmed becomes Kano Head of Service as Ganduje appoints 5 others as Special Advisers

Hajiya Ahmed becomes Kano Head of Service as Ganduje appoints 5 others as Special Advisers

Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has approved the appointment of Hajiya Binta Lawan Ahmed as the new substantive Head of Service. Until her new appointment, Hajiya Binta was the Permanent Secretary of the State Ministry of Commerce. She replaces Dr Kabiru Shehu, who was in acting capacity, after the completion of his service years with the state civil ... Read More »

Gov. Ganduje Re-appoints Hajiya Hauwa Ahmad Permanent Member II Pension Fund Trustees

Gov. Ganduje Re-appoints Hajiya Hauwa Ahmad Permanent Member II Pension Fund Trustees

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has reappointed Hajiya Hauwa Ahmad as Permanent Member II, with the Kano State Pension Fund Trustees. Announcing this in a press statement on Monday, Abba Anwar, Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Kano State, said the reappointment was sequel to the satisfactory performance of Hajiya Hauwa Ahmad during her first appointment. Anwar ... Read More »

Alleged Bribery Video: Court Dismisses Suit Against Gov. Ganduje

Alleged Bribery Video: Court Dismisses Suit Against Gov. Ganduje

A Federal High Court sitting in Kano has dismissed a suit filed by a Kano based lawyer Bulama Bukarti seeking an order of the court compelling the economic and financial crimes commission EFCC to make available report of its forensic investigation analysis of the video showing Kano state governor Abdullahi Ganduje allegedly collecting bribe. The trial judge, Justice Obiorah Egwuatu ... Read More »

Ganduje builds Nigeria’s biggest cancer treatment centre in Kano, conferred with Award of Excellence by NMA

Ganduje builds Nigeria’s biggest cancer treatment centre in Kano, conferred with Award of Excellence by NMA

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje’s administration in Kano State is building one of the biggest and well equipped cancer treatment centers in Nigeria as a way of curbing medical tourism. The governor disclosed this on Friday while addressing members  of the Nigeria Medical Association, ( NMA) who were at the state for their quarterly National Executive Council (NEC) Meeting tagged “Kano ... Read More »

El-Rufa’i lauds Ganduje, says development taking place in Kano gives hope for entire North

El-Rufa’i lauds Ganduje, says development taking place in Kano gives hope for entire North

Governor Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State has commended the feats achieved by the Kano State governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje , describing them as beacons of hope for all other parts of Northern Nigeria. El-Rufai spoke as guest at a 3-Day Retreat organised for Kano State Commissioners, Permanent Secretaries and heads of government agencies, that took place at Hotel ... Read More »

Kano Council of Chiefs: Gov. Ganduje Directs Renovation of Gidan Shettima for Council’s Inauguration

Kano Council of Chiefs: Gov. Ganduje Directs Renovation of Gidan Shettima for Council’s Inauguration

As part of the preparation for the full take-off of Kano Council of Chiefs, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has directed the state Commissioner of Works and Infrastructural Development, Eng. Mu’azu Magaji, to renovate the historic office of the Council of Emirs, Gidan Shettima, situated within the vicinity of the Kano Emir’s Palace. With this directive, it shows ... Read More »

Breaking:   Gov Ganduje against expectations appoints Emir Sanusi Chairman of Kano Council of Chiefs

Breaking: Gov Ganduje against expectations appoints Emir Sanusi Chairman of Kano Council of Chiefs

Governor Abdullahi Umar Danduje against expectations on Monday appointed the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as the Chairman of Kano State Council of Chiefs. Observers had expected that the governor would give the Chairmanship to another Emir, due to the not so cordial relationship between him and Emir Sanusi which culminated in the creation of four new Emirates ... Read More »

Ganduje Bags Award As Best Governor In Human Rights Protection, Education, Infrastructural Dev, Others

Ganduje Bags Award As Best Governor In Human Rights Protection, Education, Infrastructural Dev, Others

National Human Rights Commission Awards Ganduje Best Governor In Human Rights Protection, Education, Infrastructural Dev, Others By Abba Anwar In a special 2019 Human Rights Summit Awards, of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state was specially recognized with an Award of Excellence in the area of human rights promotion and protection, good administration ... Read More »

Emirate issues: Twelve Kano elders form rainbow coalition against Gov Ganduje

Emirate issues: Twelve Kano elders form rainbow coalition against Gov Ganduje

By Mikail Mumuni The main opponent of the late Chief MKO Abiola in the annulled June 12, 1993 Presidential election, Alhaji Bashir Tofa and eleven (11) other prominent Kano elders have kicked against the ongoing moves by Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje to dismember the Kano Emirate. They have formed a special purpose vehicle tagged ADVOCATES FOR UNITED KANO to rally ... Read More »

Plot to clip Emir Sanusi’s wings enters another phase as Gov. Ganduje is set to announce new Chairman of Kano Council of Emirs

Plot to clip Emir Sanusi’s wings enters another phase as Gov. Ganduje is set to announce new Chairman of Kano Council of Emirs

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state after reiterating the wisdom behind the creation of 4 additional Emirates from the Kano Emirate has disclosed that the Chairman of the State Council of Emirs would soon be announced by him. He drops the hint at an exclusive live Channels Television programme, State of the Nation, Friday from 7:30pm to 8pm, assuring ... Read More »

Ganduje signs Bill for the creation of 4 new Emirates into law

Ganduje signs Bill for the creation of 4 new Emirates into law

  Kano state Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on Thursday signed into Law the Bill for the creation of four additional new Emirates in the state. The state House of Assembly had earlier in the day passed the 2019 Emirate council Bill, transmitted to the House by the State Government. The speaker of the House Alhaji Abdulaziz Garba Gafasa announced the ... Read More »

Ganduje flags off Banks Account Opening Week

Ganduje flags off Banks Account Opening Week

Kano State Government has directed the State Ministry of Finance and that of Commerce and Industries to set up a committee to identify areas that are in need of banks services across the 44 Local Government Areas of the State. The State Governor Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje made the disclosure today Monday during the Flag-off ceremony of the Account Opening ... Read More »

Ganduje congratulates Shekarau on conferment of Honorary Doctorate Degree

Ganduje congratulates Shekarau on conferment of Honorary Doctorate Degree

Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has congratulated Senator Ibrahim Shekarau on his conferment of Honorary Doctorate Degree in Science by Ritman University Uyo, Akwa Ibom state. A statement signed by the commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba expresses appreciation on behalf of the government and people of Kano state, to the Ritman University for awarding the former Governor ... Read More »

APC Govs’ Forum Rates Ganduje’s Kano Highest Among States Again

APC Govs’ Forum Rates Ganduje’s Kano Highest Among States Again

In a monthly rating of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors Forum, tagged Progressive Governors Forum assessment of individual APC states, Kano state under Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, is rated with highest points in developmental activities. Kano takes the lead in two consecutive Months, beating all other APC states, in what is called October 2019 Progressive Strides- Tracking Developmental Initiatives ... Read More »

Ganduje’s Victory: Kano Gubernatorial Candidates For 2019 Commend Appeal Court Ruling

Ganduje’s Victory: Kano Gubernatorial Candidates For 2019 Commend Appeal Court Ruling

Amalgamation of many gubernatorial candidates from different political parties for the 2019 election commend the ruling of the Appeal Court, Kaduna Division over a ruling in favour of Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state, in a suit filed against Ganduje by the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its gubernatorial candidate, Abba Kabir Yusuf. Under the auspices of Coalition ... Read More »

Ganduje in France, Strengthenes Partnership With French Universities For Education Development

Ganduje in France, Strengthenes Partnership With French Universities For Education Development

…As Kano PhD student initiates new application to guide French people have easiest shopping at malls By Abba Anwar While at CY Universite Cergy-Pontoise in France, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state was briefed by the Political Affairs Officer of the university Clara Doly-Tacconi, Joelle Gury of International Relations department, Joachim Amdreas Honecker Master Physics and was acquainted with ... Read More »