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Confusion as two factional presidents of NANS emerge

There was confusion on Saturday as two factions of the National Association of Nigerian Students announced the emergence of two different candidates as President of the student body. NANS is the national body of Nigerian students studying in Nigerian tertiary institutions and in diaspora. The two candidates announced as factional presidents are Umar Lawal of […]

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Allocation shortfall: Kano establishes six revenue defaulting courts to curtail leakages

The Kano State Government has created six Revenue Defaulting Courts to ensure that every tax defaulting company, banks and even MDA’s are made to pay their revenue as and when due. Already, the State Revenue Service had received the government’s blessings to that effect with the establishment of the courts but awaits the State Assembly’s […]

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Kano Assembly confirms nine commissioner-nominees

Kano State House of Assembly, on Monday, screened and confirmed the appointment of nine commissioners nominated by the Kano State Governor, Dr Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, which was sequel to a letter received by the House for the confirmation of nine nominees. At Monday’s plenary session, presided over by the Speaker, Hon Hamisu Ibrahim-Chidari, the […]

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Kano Court Rejects Singer’s Blasphemy Appeal, Says Sharia Law Is Constitutional

A federal court in Kano has dismissed an appeal by a singer battling a religious ruling that he should be sentenced to death over blasphemy. This is the first time that a federal court in Nigeria rules on whether or not Islamic sharia law is consistent with the secular country’s constitution. Northern states in Nigeria […]

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