Tag: Kano

New tariff only affects major electricity consumers – says DISCO

Abdul Jimoh- September 16, 2020

The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), says the new tariff regime approved by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) will not affect lower electricity consumers ... Read More

Kano Hisbah arrests 648 beggars for violating street begging laws

Abdul Jimoh- September 9, 2020

The Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested 648 suspected beggars in Kano metropolis for allegedly violating the law on ban of street begging from February ... Read More

Ganduje pledges commitment to Kano children educational dev’t

Suleiman Idris- August 31, 2020

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, on Sunday, declared his administration’s commitment toward investing in primary education, recognised as every child’s educational development. Ganduje said ... Read More

Kano Govt. plants 2m tree seedlings to control flooding, desert encroachment

Suleiman Idris- August 30, 2020

Kano State Government says it has begun planting of two million tree seedlings to control flood and desert encroachment in the state. Dr Kabiru Getso, ... Read More

Alleged sodomy: NAPTIP confirms arrest of teacher in Kano

Abdul Jimoh- August 28, 2020

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has arrested a 35-year-old teacher, Ibrahim Mohammed, of Unguwar Kadawa Quarters Kano for allegedly ... Read More

Kano Govt to train 300 youth on bee keeping

Suleiman Idris- August 26, 2020

Kano, Aug. 26, 2020 (NAN) Kano State Government says it has concluded arrangements to train 300 youth on modern bee keeping under the Kano Afforestation ... Read More

Kano State Govt. approves recruitment of 60 Qur’anic teachers

Suleiman Idris- August 25, 2020

Kano State Government has approved the employment of 60 Qur’anic teachers (Alarammas) across the 15 Almajiri Model Schools in the state. The state’s Commissioner of ... Read More

Kano State Agro Pastoral Project to collaborate with tertiary institutions on agricultural training

Suleiman Idris- August 20, 2020

Kano State Agro Pastoral Development Project, KSADP will support the training of 50 Ordinary National Diploma and 50 Higher National Diploma students from the State ... Read More

Post COVID-19: Kano based industrialist tasks Federal Government on economy

Suleiman Idris- August 20, 2020

A Kano based industrialist, Chief Kalu Ogbonnaya, has advised the Federal Government to take necessary steps to stimulate the nation’s economy to prevent recession. Ogbonnaya ... Read More

Working mothers: group tasks Kano govt on 6 months maternity leave

Abdul Jimoh- August 14, 2020

Civil Society-Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN), has called on the Kano State Government to extend maternity leave from three to six months to enable ... Read More

Kano Court sentences man to death by stoning for rape

Suleiman Idris- August 13, 2020

  An Upper Shari’a Court sitting in Kano on Wednesday, sentenced a 60-year-old man, Mati Abdu, to death by stoning after his conviction for raping ... Read More

450, 000 Farmers To Benefit From Kano Agro Pastoral Project – Sasakawa Africa Cooperation

Suleiman Idris- August 12, 2020

    Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Executive Governor Kano State Kano State Agro-Pastoral Project, KSADP, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Sasakawa Africa/SG 2000, for ... Read More

Kano plans palliative for teachers, distributes PPEs to 538 schools

Suleiman Idris- August 11, 2020

Kano, Aug 9, 2020 (NAN) The Kano State Government said it would provide palliatives to teachers and non-teaching staff of private schools to cushion the ... Read More

WAEC: Kano Govt to deploy more teachers for revision in schools

Abdul Jimoh- August 10, 2020

As schools resumed on Monday, the Kano State Government said it would deploy additional teachers to fast track revision for exit students writing their West ... Read More

Kano Government Sets Up 12 SSCE Centres for Boarding Students

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

Kano State Government says it has designated 12 centres for exit students of the 33 public boarding secondary schools, to write the West African Examination ... Read More

COVID-19: Kano State Govt. cancels traditional Eid el Kabir celebrations

Suleiman Idris- July 24, 2020

The Kano State Executive Council, has cancelled all traditional The Kano State Executive Council, has cancelled all traditional Eid el Kabir festivities, to consolidate the ... Read More

Kano govt. urges mothers to access malaria chemoprevention

Suleiman Idris- July 19, 2020

The Kano State government, on Friday, advised mothers in the state to access the free malaria chemoprevention offered as part of the Maternal and Child ... Read More

Kano Emir re-appoints kingmaker 17-years after he was removed

Suleiman Idris- July 13, 2020

The Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado-Bayero, has re-appointed Alhaji Aminu Danagundi as the new Sarkin Dawaki Babba 17-years after he was removed as Sarkin Dawaki ... Read More

Ganduje lauds FG over power upgrade in Kano

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2020

‎Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has commended the Federal Government for the installation of a power sub-station at the Bichi Local Government Area of ... Read More

Court orders arrest of council chairman in Kano over COVID-19 palliatives

Abdul Jimoh- May 13, 2020

A Magistrates’ Court sitting in Kano on Wednesday issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Malam Kabiru Ado-Panshekara, the Chairman of Kumbotso Local Government ... Read More