Governor Abdullahi Ganduje suggested that the reason some politicians defect from one political party to another was that most Nigerian parties don’t differ in terms of ideologies. In an interview with Trust Television, the Kano state governor mentioned that, ideologically, there is little or no difference between the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
According to reports, Kano State has issued an order that no land or house in the state should be rented or sold-out without the knowledge of area district heads who are representatives of the government. This new development in Kano State has generated a lot of mixed reactions and people want to know why the government of Kano state took such a drastic measure.
As the governorship election in Kano draws closer, influential politicians in the state have started their underground works to win the state for their political parties in 2023. While the former Governor of the State, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso is planning to win Kano State for PDP and return as the political leader of the State, incumbent Governor Abdullahi Ganduje is also working to retain his relevance in the state politics after leaving office.
While Nigeria’s schools suffer ASUU strike and lack of amenities in Nigeria tertiary institutions, the country leaders spend millions on UK schools as Muhammad Umar, who was the youngest son of the Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje recently graduated from Regent's University in London, according to information shared by newsmen.
Without doubt, the trio of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State and the incumbent Senators representing Nasarawa West and Nasarawa South at the National Assembly, Abdullahi Adamu and Tanko Al-makura holds the record as the Longest serving Politicians in Nigeria at the moment. These APC Chieftains have been in active politics for the past 40years, serving in different capacities since the early 80's till date.
Ahead of the 2023 governorship election in Kano State, there are a lot of speculations as to the political players and power brokers in the State work underground to achieve their aims. The opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is preparing to win Kano State after it failed to defeat the incumbent Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje of the ruling All Progressives, APC, in the 2019 governorship election in the State.
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As Nigerian University education is bedeviled with frequent strikes, many Nigerian rich politicians send their children to study abroad. This week, two prominent Nigerian politicians celebrated the graduation of their children from United Kingdom Universities. The first person is a serving governor in the north. The Punch reported that Muhammad Umar, the youngest son of the Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje graduated from Regent's University, London recently.
Reports have it that Goodluck Ebele Jonathan is being lobbied to join the much-talked-about 2023 presidential election. If for any reason the former Nigerian president bows to the mounting pressure, these 5 Governors might be his counterparts; Photo Credit: Premium Times Nigeria 1. Governor Babagana Zulum
Image Credit :Premium Time According to Premium Times news platform, it was reported that the son of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano reported his mother Hasfat Ganduje to the EFFC over some corrupt allegation. Image credit : Twitter It was also reported that Hafsat Ganduje, the wife of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano, shunned an invitation extended to her by the anti-graft agency, EFCC, to report for questioning, last week, over a bribery and land fraud case reported by her son, Abdualzeez.
Former media adviser to Kano State Governor, Salihu Tanko-Yakasai, also known as Dawisu, has said that any northerner who is against Governor Wike’s VAT (Value Added Tax) reform does not mean well for the region. Dawisu made this assertion through his official Twitter account on Thursday morning.
The Ganduje household has thrown Nigerians into a dilemma. A news report in Sahara Reporters indicates that a son of the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has dragged his mother to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over some fraudulent deal. Ganduje’s son, Abdulazeez reported his mother Hafsat to the EFCC for using the family’s access to power to corruptly enrich herself.
Premium Times newspaper is reporting that Abdualzeez Ganduje has reported his mum to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC . Abdulazeez is the eldest son of Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje and his mum, Hajia Hafsat, is the first lady of the state. According to the report, the wife of the governor shunned an invitation extended to her by the EFCC, to report for questioning, last week, after Abdulazeez filed a complaint.
Abdulazeez Ganduje, the eldest son of Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, has filed a complaint with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) accusing his mother of defrauding him. It was learned that the first lady, Hafsat Ganduje, has declined the EFCC's request to appear for questioning.
There are indications that the former Governor of Kano State Rabiu Kwankaso may not dump the Peoples Democratic Party PDP for All Progressives Congress APC due to some reasons. It was recently gathered that Kwankaso and the Governor of the State, Abdullahi Ganduje met with the National Caretaker Chairman of the Party, Governor Mai Mala Buni.
'Any Northerner Attacking Wike On VAT Does Not Mean Well For His Region,' Ganduje's ex-aide, Dawisu says
Salihu Tanko-Yakasai known as Dawisu, a former media aide to Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has said that any Northerner attacking Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike for his stand on VAT reform does not mean well for his region. Wike on Wednesday, directed oil companies and business owners based in the state to start paying their VAT to the state government instead of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) .
Hasfat Ganduje, The wife of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State shunned an invitation offered to her to the anti graft agency EFCC to report for questioning last week over an alleged bribery and land fraud case reported by her son, Abdulazeez Mrs Ganduje was asked to report last Thursday to the Abuja headquarter of the EFCC, Abdulazeez had dragged his mum to the headquarter of the EFFC, Sources familiar with the matter said to Premium times suggesting a pattern of corruptly using family access to power private enrichment
Last week, Hafsat Ganduje, the wife of Kano Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, turned down an invitation from the anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, to appear in court for questioning over a bribery and land fraud case lodged by her son, Abdulaziz. Mrs Ganduje was summoned to the EFCC's Abuja headquarters last Thursday, according to Premium Times.
Hajiya Umma Bayero, aunt to the Emirs of Kano and Bichi, Aminu Ado-Bayero and Nasiru Ado-Bayero, has passed away at the age of 88. The deceased was the younger sister of the late Emir of Kano, Ado Bayero, and the mother of Justice Nura Sagir, the State Chief Judge.
NDLEA Chairman, Rtd Brigadier General Buba Marwa, said on Monday in Kano that the state has about two million drug addicts representing 16 percent per prevalence. Marwa made the disclosure when he paid the governor of the state, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, a visit. "In Kano State, drug abuse prevalence is 16 percent; that is, in every six persons, one is a drug addict and they are between the age of 15 years to 64 years.