Tag: Kano State

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 10, 2014

Kano comic-actor, Rabilu Musa a.k.a Dan Ibro is dead

by Panshak Ibrahim Famous Kannywood comic-actor, Dan Ibro, real name – Rabilu Musa is dead. Musa reportedly passed away on ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 1, 2014

BUSTED: Female suicide bomber arrested in Kano

by James Sambo   A female suicide bomber has been reportedly arrested in Kano state on Monday, December 1. According ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 28, 2014

Kwankwaso declares interest in running for Nigeria’s Presidency

by Aminu Tukur The Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, has formally declared his intention to contest for the ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 21, 2014

Adams Oshiomhole is set to join the presidential race

by Ben Akhigbe Governor of Edo state, Adams Oshiomole, is set to join the All Progressives Congress’s (APC) presidential ticket ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 17, 2014

You can’t do one-tenth of what GEJ has done on security, PDP chieftain tells Kwankwaso

by Godwin Akanfe Sunny Onuesoke, a Delta State gubernatorial aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2007 elections, ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 12, 2014

Sanusi dethrones village head for getting high

by Azubuike Azikiwe On Thursday, 11 September, during the burning of illicit drugs worth N300m by the Kano State government, ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 10, 2014

2015: It’s a lie! Kwankwaso has not been endorsed by the APC

by James Sambo The Kano state committee of leaders of the legacy parties that merged to form the All Progressives ...

SolaAugust 23, 2014

DSS warns Nigerians to watchout for female suicide bombers dressed as nuns

by S’ola Filani The Department of State of State Service (DSS) has warned that terrorists may be planning to attack ...

David CyrilAugust 21, 2014

2015: Lagos, Kano have the highest number of registered voters

by David Cyril The National Electoral Commission (INEC) has put the current total number of registered voters in Nigeria at ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 9, 2014

Salihu Tanko-Yakassai: Inside politics of Direct Entry (DE) form in Kano (Y! Politico)

by Salihu Tanko-Yakassai  Yet, in the mid of Sabon Gari market is Ciroma café that gathers hundreds of students a ...

SolaJuly 30, 2014

6 die as another explosion hits Kano State

by Mayowa Aboah   A bomb explosion by a female suicide bomber at College of Islamic and Legal studies, Kano ...

SolaJuly 28, 2014

May Day! Another explosion hits Kano state in less than 3 hours

by Mayowa Aboah Another explosion has occurred in Kano State at Kano trade fair complex, Zoo road, close to Shop Rite.This ...

SolaJuly 28, 2014

In less than 24 hours! Another bomb explosion hits Kano

by Mayowa Aboah    Less than 24 hours after a bomb explosion killed at least five people at Saint Charles ...

writerJuly 15, 2014

55 people convicted in Kano over alcohol consumption

by Kolapo Olapoju 55 people have been arrested and convicted for alcohol consumption in Kano state, according to the Kano ...

June 19, 2014

Garba Shehu: Emir Sanusi’s curious deal, and perils he must avoid

by Garba Shehu   One, as is well known, Emir Muhammadu Sanusi has a very strong sense of himself. This ...

February 1, 2014

Salihu Yakasai: Ibrahim Shekarau, the epitome of hypocrisy (Y! Politico)

by Salihu Yakasai Ibrahim Shekarau is NOT an asset to the PDP, not in Kano, NOT In the North and ...

December 22, 2013

Elnathan John: Before it is too late – An open letter from the next President to the incumbent

by Elnathan John Do you see what is happening in the House of Representatives? APC now has a majority. But ...

December 21, 2013

REPORT: APC set to woo Obasanjo today

by Akintomiwa Agbaje The All Progressives Congress (APC) is set to woo the amiable former Head of State today to ...

November 3, 2013

Residents foil attempt to burn down PDP office in Kano

  Security consciousness among Kano residents paid off yesterday morning as neighbours to PDP secretariat located at Gyadi Gydai quarters ...

September 23, 2013

Terrorism: 3 policemen killed by suspected Boko Haram gunmen in Kano

by Adeola Balogun The death toll of lives lost to Boko Haram was again increased yesterday as suspected members of ...

August 18, 2013

Stranger than fiction: Incredible story of ‘dead’ man who wakes up after 3 days in mortuary (PICTURED)

by Oge Okonkwo A retired 49-year-old soldier,  Kayode Sotunde, had no inclination that the journey he undertook  from  Gboko to Kano on ...

August 12, 2013

Opinion: Security consciousness in the face of terrorism

by Ola Lookman In a statement issued by spokesperson of Joint Task Force (JTF) in Kano, it said that “the ...

August 5, 2013

Opinion: When budget allocation meets fiscal discipline in Kano

by Abubakar Bello It’s imperative to note that the perception of budget process, implementation and evaluation in line with due ...

November 16, 2012

How robbers raided and carted away money at Wapa Bureau de Change – Police

by Isi Esene The Kano State police command yesterday narrated in detail how armed robbers invaded the Wapa Bureau de ...

November 10, 2012

Poverty alleviation: Kano gives 88,000 women N10,000 each

by Rachel Ogbu As a deliberate strategy to mitigate poverty and facilitate sustainable entrepreneurship, the Kano state government has handed ...

September 19, 2012

JTF raids Boko Haram command centre in Kano

by Isi Esene Following the killing and arrest of certain key members of the Boko Haram Islamic sect a few ...

September 17, 2012

Gunmen massacre family of Defense Corps official in Kano

by Isi Esene Gunmen in Kano yesterday attacked and killed an intelligence officer attached to the Nigerian Security and Civil ...

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