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I am not joining APC, says Kwankwaso

Former Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has dismissed speculations of him defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressives Congress, APC. Kwankwaso said he had no plan to dump the PDP for the APC, stressing that he is still committed to ensuring his party’s victory in 2023. Speaking with Channels Television […]

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Shatu Garko: MURIC backs Hisbah, says Miss Nigeria pageant is like BBNaija

Islamic human rights organisation, Muslim Rights Concern, on Wednesday, backed the Kano State Hisbah Board’s decision to grill the parents of the 44th Miss Nigeria, Shatu Garko, over their daughter’s ‘illegal’ participation in the beauty pageant. MURIC Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, in a chat said no decent Muslim lady would participate in any beauty pageant […]

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Appeal court upholds Kano kidnapper’s death sentence

The Court of Appeal sitting in Kano has upheld the judgment of a Jigawa High Court against one Datti Buba, who was prosecuted for the offences of criminal conspiracy, kidnapping, and culpable homicide. The appellant and two others had on January 2017 criminally conspired, kidnapped and killed two children, Ori Umaru and Umaru, and collected […]

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2022: Kano Budgets N800m To Address Poverty, Unemployment Among Women

Kano State government is to prioritise the training of women and youths in 2022 under its empowerment programmes especially at the grassroots. The Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Dr Zahra’u Muhammad Umar, disclosed this while defending the ministry’s 2022 budget at the Kano State House of Assembly. Read Also: Niger Delta women give […]

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