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Tag Archives: Kano

100 Days in Office: Governor Ganduje honoured as the ‘best Governor’ in Nigeria

A Senegal based group known as African Group of Democrats under the aegis of African Democracy Assessment Network (ADAN) has selected Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state to be honoured with an award of “Best Governor in 100 Days in office’’. This was made known by Abba Anwar, the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Ganduje in a statement to journalists ...

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Kano Guber: PDP vows to appeal tribunal’s ruling on list of witnesses

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Kano state chapter, has revealed its plan to appeal against the verdict of the state gubernatorial election Petition tribunal rejecting its request to amend the list of witnesses. Recall that Kano state Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, last Tuesday dismissed an application by the PDP praying for a Leave of the Court to amend the list ...

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Kano Guber: Tribunal rejects PDP’s request to amend names of witnesses

The Kano State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal has tuned down the application filed by Abba Kabir-Yusuf and his Peoples Democratic Party seeking to amend the names of witnesses and their initials. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its governorship candidate, Kabir-Yusuf, are challenging the declaration of Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, as winner of the March ...

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Kano Guber: CP tenders 14 documents before tribunal

The Kano State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ahmed Iliyasu has tendered 14 result sheets for the March 23 governorship election before the Kano Governorship Election Petition Tribunal. PDP gubernatorial candidate Abba Yusuf and his party are challenging the declaration of Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, of All Progressive Congress (APC) as the winner of the March 23 election. On July 31, the ...

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Ganduje Vs Yusuf: Kano tribunal orders police to tender governorship election documents

Justice Halima Shamaki, the Chairman of Kano State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday directed the Nigeria Police Force to tender the last gubernatorial election results before the tribunal. The PDP gubernatorial candidate Abba Yusuf and his party are challenging the declaration of Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, of All Progressive Congress (APC) as the winner of March 23 election. Justice Shamaki ordered ...

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Ganduje Vs Emir Sanusi: Court restrains Kano Gov from taking action against Sanusi

Federal High Court sitting in Kano on Tuesday ordered  Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje and the State Public Complaints and Anti Corruption Commission from taking action on the preliminary report on alleged misappropriation of N3.4 billion by the Kano Emirate Council. The order followed a suit filed on June 7, by Muhammad Mannir-Sanusi, Dan Buran Kano, seeking an order ...

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Court nullifies installation of new emirs in Kano

A Kano State High Court sitting in Ungogo local govt area has declared the appointment and the installation of four new emirs by the Kano State government as null and void. Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State had created four new Emirate Councils with first Class Emirs in Karaye, Gaya, Rano and Bichi a development that brought about heated ...

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Breaking: Kano Emirates: We are not aware of any court order stopping us- Kano State Government

The Kano State Government has said it is not aware of any court order preventing it from creating more emirates in Kano. Reacting on Saturday the Commissioner for Information, Muhammad Garba said the government is not aware of the court order as the governor was not serve neither was the Attorney General of the state served. ‘’Honestly as I speak ...

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Ganduje Vs Emir Sanusi: Four officials of Kano State Government resign

Amidst the feud between Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje and Emir Muhammad Sanusi, four senior officials of the state government have resigned their appointments. The officials include Aminu Daurawa, the director-general of Kano state Hisbah board, the agency currently investigating the Emir’s palace over corruption allegations. Others include Abba Koki, who quit as chairman of Kano State Pilgrims Board; Abubakar ...

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Tribunal denies PDP application to scan forensic electoral materials

The Kano State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Tuesday,denied the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) application to scan forensic electoral materials used during March 23 supplementary election. PDP had earlier filed a motion on notice, requesting for the extension of time to allow the party inspect, acquire forensic and scanned copies of all the electoral materials used during the March 9 ...

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