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Ramadan: Kano feeds 75,000 people daily

About 75,000 people are benefiting from the daily Ramadan breakfast provided by the Kano State Government.

Kano, Katsina residents lament high cost of cement

Some residents of Kano and Katsina States have blamed cement manufacturers over the prevailing scarcity and high cost of cement nationwide.

Kano food poisoning: NAFDAC arrests merchants of deadly chemicals

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has arrested the merchants of dangerous chemicals used in food and drinks supposedly to enhance taste that killed three people in Kano.

NLC suspends planned strike, protest in Kano

The Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has suspended its plans for a three-day warning strike over alleged plans by the Kano State government to revert to N18,000 minimum wage.

Tinubu colloquium moved to Kano

The 12th Bola Tinubu Colloquium, an annual roundtable, will be held in Kano on Monday, the first time it will hold outside Lagos or Abuja

Free education: 3.8m pupils enrolled – Kano govt

The Kano State Government said it has enrolled over 3.8 million pupils in schools since the inception of the Free and Compulsory Education programme in the state.

Kano confiscates N2m fake antimalarial drugs

Kano State Ministry of Health’s Task Force Committee on Fake Drugs, has confiscated suspected fake antimalaria drugs worth over N2 million.

47 Kano female doctors return after completing studies in Sudan

47 indigenous Kano female medical doctors have returned from Sudan after successfully completing their training sponsored by the state government.

Kano arrests 500 beggars

The Kano State government said it has arrested 500 beggars for allegedly violating the law that bans street begging in the state.

Yuletide: FRSC deploys 1,635 personnel in Kano

The Federal Road Safety Corps(FRSC) Command in Kano State has deployed 1,635 personnel to ensure hitch-free yuletide in the state.

Take your children away from boarding schools: Kano govt. tells parents

Kano State Government has told parents who have children in boarding schools to convey their children back home from today.

Two-time female convict nabbed with 576kg cannabis sativa

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Kano State Command says it has arrested a two-time female convict with 576 kilogrammes of cannabis sativa.

Kano govt directs private schools to slash 3rd Term fees

Kano State Government has urged proprietors of private schools to reduce school fees by 25 and 30 percent for the 2019/2020 Third Term academic session.

Court to hear appeal on Kano blasphemy case

A High Court sitting in Kano on Monday fixed date to hear an appeal filed by Yahaya Sharif-Aminu against the judgment of an Upper Sharia Court which condemned him to death for blasphemy.

NAFDAC seals fake agro-chemical factory in Kano

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has sealed an illegal agro-chemical factory in Bichi Local Government Area (LGA) of Kano State.

UNICEF tackles Kano over 13 year-old jailed for blasphemy

UNICEF has expressed deep concern over the jailing of a 13 year-old boy by a Sharia court in Kano. The boy, identified as Omar Farouk, was sentenced to 10 years in jail

Kano Assembly amends Emirate Councils law that belittled Sanusi

Kano State House of Assembly has passed the Emirate Councils Amendment Bill 2020, at the plenary Tuesday, with Speaker Abdulazeez Gafasa presiding.

Flood destroys over 5,200 houses in Kano

The Kano State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has confirmed four persons killed and over 5,200 houses destroyed due to flooding in Rogo and Danbatta Local Government Areas of the state.

Ganduje briefs Osinbajo on Kano security issues

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, met with Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State over security issues in the state.

Another Nigerian chained and in horrible state found in dad’s garage

Another Nigerian chained for three yeas and in a ghastly state, has been rescued from the garage of his parents' house in Kano.

Another prominent Kano monarch dies

Another traditional ruler in the ancient city of Kano, the Dan Iyan of Kano, Alhaji Yusuf Bayero is dead.

Police urge Kano residents to comply with lockdown order

The Kano State Police Command has urged residents in the state to adhere strictly to the lockdown order to contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Security operatives storm Emir of Kano’s palace

The new Emir to replace Muhammadu Sanusi is expected to be announced “soon.”

Kano sets up committee to sanitise broadcast media ‎

Kano Government has set up a 14-man technical committee to sanitise operations of broadcast media in the state with Muhammad Garba, Commissioner for information as Chairman.

Drama as Kano court nullifies Oshiomhole’s suspension 

A Federal High Court in Kano on Thursday nullified the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

35-year old housewife sentenced to death by hanging

A Kano High Court presided by Justice A. T. Badamasi, on Friday sentenced a 35-year-old housewife, Rashida Sa’idu, to death by hanging for pushing her husband to his death from the stairs.

For Buhari infrastructure is key: Osinbajo

For President Muhammadu Buhari, infrastructure is key. Infrastructure is key to anything that we intend to do. It is key to resolving most of the pending issues that confront our country, especially the economic issues, said Vice President Osinbajo in Kano

Kano anti-graft recovers over N256 million

The Chairman, Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission, Alhaji Muhyi Magaji, says the agency has recovered N256.01 million between January and December 2019.

How we will ensure compliance with sanitation in 2020 – Kano govt

The Kano State Government said on Saturday that it would deploy new strategies to make residents comply with the monthly environmental sanitation in the state.

Gov Ganduje reshuffles permanent secretaries

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has approved the redeployment of Permanent Secretaries in the state civil service for a more robust and result-oriented public service.

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