Ganduje Relaxes Lockdown Imposed By Buhari, Gives 6-hour Grace

Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, the governor of Kano state, has announced the relaxation of lockdown order imposed by President Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari, on April 27, imposed a total lockdown on the state to allow health officials to monitor the situation in the state.Ganduje told journalists on Saturday that there would be free movement in the stateContinue reading “Ganduje Relaxes Lockdown Imposed By Buhari, Gives 6-hour Grace”

Breaking: Emir of Rano Dies of Undisclosed Illness

He died on Saturday today at Nassarwa Specialist Hospital at about 4:45pm after a brief illness. His Rano emirate is one of four new emirates created in Kano in the wake of the balkanisation of the Kano emirate. He was reported to have been hospitalized on Friday though details of his ailment were uncertain.Confirming theContinue reading “Breaking: Emir of Rano Dies of Undisclosed Illness”

Ganduje Begs Buhari To Relax Lockdown For Ramadan

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has urged the Federal Government to ease the 14-day total lockdown imposed on the state. President Muhammadu Buhari had ordered a total lockdown in Kano effective Monday following a rise in COVID-19 cases and strange deaths in the state. Ganduje, however, asked the Federal Government on Thursday to relax theContinue reading “Ganduje Begs Buhari To Relax Lockdown For Ramadan”

JUST IN: Cause Of Strange Deaths In Kano

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has finally acknowledged and decried the rising death rates in the state capital. Commissioner of Information, Muhammad Garba, said in a statement on Sunday that none of the deaths was caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. “The state government acknowledges recent deaths in Kano, but it is on top ofContinue reading “JUST IN: Cause Of Strange Deaths In Kano”

Sanusi Sues IG, DSS DG, Seeking His Release

The former Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi, has instituted a suit before the Federal High Court in Abuja seeking an order for his release from the post-dethronement detention and confinement. Sanusi was taken to Awe in Nasarawa State and he has been detained in an apartment in the town after he was dethroned by theContinue reading “Sanusi Sues IG, DSS DG, Seeking His Release”

Gov Ganduje dethrones Emir Sanusi

Kano State Government said it has removed Muhammad Sanusi II as emir of Kano and will announce a new emir to replace him. It is a case of history repeating itself as his grandfather was also determined as an Emir in 1963. Details shortly…

A Federal High Court Sitting In Kano Has Reversed Oshiomhole’s Suspension

A Federal High Court in Kano on Thursday, suspended the ruling of an FCT High Court Abuja suspending Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress. Justice Lewis Allagoa had ordered the police and the Department of State Services (DSS) to provide security for Oshiomhole to resume in his office contraryContinue reading “A Federal High Court Sitting In Kano Has Reversed Oshiomhole’s Suspension”

Ganduje Win At Supreme Court

In a unanimous decision, a seven-man panel of the Supreme Court has affirmed the 2019 election of the Kano State governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Abdullahi Ganduje , as Governor of Kano State. The apex court dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party ’s Abba Yusuf to challenge the victory ofContinue reading “Ganduje Win At Supreme Court”

Buhari, Abdulsalami, Others Move To Reconcile Ganduje, Sanusi

President Muhammadu Buhari has supported move to reconcile the governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje and the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi. The crisis between the governor and the emir had led to the creation of four additional emirates with four first class emirs in the state in order to whittle down the influence ofContinue reading “Buhari, Abdulsalami, Others Move To Reconcile Ganduje, Sanusi”

NEWS IN A FLASH – Court Rules Against New Kano Emirates.

Governor Abdulahi Ganduje A High Court in Kano has declared illegal the four emirate councils newly created by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje. Presiding Judge, Justice Usman N’aaba in nullifying the councils, held that the appointment of the four new Emirs, was illegal.