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MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Mobs Kill Clergyman In Kano; 15 Dead After Bandits Attacked Joint Military Base In Sokoto

Photos Credit: Google Mobs kill clergyman in Kano Mobs have reportedly killed a pastor identified as Reverend Yohanna Shuaibu in Massu, a village in Sumaila Local Government Area of Kano State. (Photos Credit: Vanguard) It was gathered that the mobs also burnt down the slain pastor’s house, church and mission school.

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Today's Headlines: Mobs Kill Clergyman In Kano; 15 Dead After Bandits Attacked Joint Military Base In Sokoto

POLITICS

Why Dave Umahi May Regret Defecting To APC After Kano APC Bigwig Made Revelation On 2023 Presidency

Some Nigerians believe that Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi defected from the opposition People's Democratic Party, PDP to APC because of the 2023 presidential election. Governor Wike of Rivers State was the first to state that Umahi is nursing a presidential ambition and that was why he joined the APC.

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Why Dave Umahi May Regret Defecting To APC After Kano APC Bigwig Made Revelation On 2023 Presidency

POLITICS

Ganduje’s Son Flee Nigeria After Dragging Mother To EFCC Over Fraud

According to a report released yesterday, September 27, 2021 on NAIJA NEWS, Abdulazeez Ganduje, the first son of the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has reportedly left Nigeria for Egypt with his family. This happened after he reported his mother to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged fraud, based on the report.

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Ganduje’s Son Flee Nigeria After Dragging Mother To EFCC Over Fraud

POLITICS

Should David Umahi Return to PDP Now that APC Has Reportedly Rejected Igbo Presidency in 2023?

Photo Credit: Today The signs were all there from the beginning, but Governor David Umahi apparently didn't see it. Now, the Ebonyi state governor is face to face with reality as it has been revealed that the All Progressives Congress is not so keen on Igbo Presidency in 2023.

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Should David Umahi Return to PDP Now that APC Has Reportedly Rejected Igbo Presidency in 2023?

POLITICS

Why Igbos Should Disengage Themselves From Biafra Activities After Yakasi Spoke About The Presidency

Salihu Tanko Yakasai, a former Special Adviser to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano, has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) won’t give its presidential ticket to a candidate from the Southeast. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria Yakasai said there are no indications that the APC presidential candidates would come from the Southeast.

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Why Igbos Should Disengage Themselves From Biafra Activities After Yakasi Spoke About The Presidency

ECONOMY-FINANCE

2 Key Issues Sanusi Lamido Spoke on at the Kaduna Investment Summit That FG Should Pay Attention to

Sanusi Lamido Sanusi(illustrative)- Photo credit: Google. Dethroned Emir of Kano State and former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has spoken the truth to the power that be, but it is only left to the leadership of the Nigerian State to either take his advice line, hook and sinker or throw it into a thrash bin.

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2 Key Issues Sanusi Lamido Spoke on at the Kaduna Investment Summit That FG Should Pay Attention to

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Babajide Reveals Facilities On The Grazing Reserve In Kano, Claims A School Was Built in the Area

Ace Nigerian journalist, Babajide Kolade Otitoju, has shared some details of the cattle grazing reserve set up by the Kano State government for herdsmen in the State. Speaking during an interview on TVC News, Babajide revealed that the government went as far as building a school and other facilities on the grazing reserve.

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Babajide Reveals Facilities On The Grazing Reserve In Kano, Claims A School Was Built in the Area

POLITICS

Why Yakasai Is Right For Saying SE Doesn't Have The Political Number & Candidate To Pull Votes

According to a report by Punch, the former aide to the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje has spilled the beans. He has put the governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi in his right place. Salihu Tanko Yakasai criticized Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State over his opinion that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) will zone the 2023 Presidency to the South-East geopolitical zone of the country.

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Why Yakasai Is Right For Saying SE Doesn't Have The Political Number & Candidate To Pull Votes

ECONOMY-FINANCE

What Kano and other northern states should learn from successful Islamic countries.

Photo of a market in Kano. Kano State is one of the leading commercial states of Nigeria, according to statistics the state is one of the most populated states in Nigeria (second, behind Lagos). The capital city of Kano host some of the largest markets and trade Centers in northern Nigeria.

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What Kano and other northern states should learn from successful Islamic countries.

POLITICS

Two Northern States Tinubu May Get Their Support To Realise His Presidential Ambition In 2023

It is no more news that the Former Governor of Lagos State and the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu might be contesting for 2023 Presidential Race. Tinubu's Loyalists have been reaching out to the People to Strategize ahead the Forthcoming Presidential Polls, so that Tinubu can realise his Presidential Ambition.

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Two Northern States Tinubu May Get Their Support To Realise His Presidential Ambition In 2023

POLITICS

Meet The First And Only Female Governor of Anambra State

From November 2006 to February 2007, Dame Virginia Ngozi Etiaba, CON, served as Governor of Anambra, a state in the south-east of Nigeria. In Nigeria's history, she is the first female to emerge as a governor. She took office after the Anambra State House of Assembly impeached Peter Obi, who was the state governor at that time, for gross misconduct.

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Meet The First And Only Female Governor of Anambra State

POLITICS

Is Yakasai's Statement About APC A Sign That Igbos Are Not Ready To Rule Nigeria?

A former Special Adviser to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano, Salihu Tanko Yakasai, has said the All Progressives Congress, APC, won’t give its presidential ticket to a candidate from the Southeast. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria Yakasai said there are no indications that the APC presidential candidates would come from the Southeast.

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Is Yakasai's Statement About APC A Sign That Igbos Are Not Ready To Rule Nigeria?

SOCIETY

Police Arrests Woman For Buying Goods With Fake Bank Transfer, See How You Can Avoid Such

A Woman identified as Fati Umar Dikko got herself arrested by the Nigerian police in Kano. She was arrested for scamming some traders in Kano State, she defrauded them with the aid of a fake bank transfer after she collected their goods. According to DSP Abdullahi Haruna who is the spokesman of the Kano State police, he explained that the victims had visited the police station to lay down some complaints.

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Police Arrests Woman For Buying Goods With Fake Bank Transfer, See How You Can Avoid Such

ENTERTAINMENT

PHOTOS: Some Kannywood Actresses Who Married Their Fellow Actors In The Movie Industry

Kannywood, also known as Hausa film cinema, is a movie industry located in Kano State, the Northern part of Nigeria. The industry is filled with many talented actors, actresses, movie producers as well as directors. In Kannywood, some actresses got married to their colleagues, while others married women outside the industry.

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PHOTOS: Some Kannywood Actresses Who Married Their Fellow Actors In The Movie Industry

POLITICS

South East are Not Serious About 2023 President, They Lack a Unified Front -Salihu Tanko Yakasai.

As the race for the 2023 presidential election continues to dominate the national discourse, Salihu Tanko Yakasai, a former special adviser on Media to the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has bared his mind on the ongoing national discussion. Mr. Yakasai, who was a guest to Arise TV Morning Show on Friday stated that he supports the zoning of 2023 All Progressive Congress (APC) Presidential ticket to Southern Nigeria, particularly, the South West Region.

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South East are Not Serious About 2023 President, They Lack a Unified Front -Salihu Tanko Yakasai.

EDUCATION

Bayero University shifts resumption date

The Bayero University Kano (BUK), Kano State, has shifted the date of resumption for students for the 2021/2022 academic session. The new date of resumption is November 1, 2021 and lectures begin on the 8th November, 2021. This was after holding the 392nd University Senate meeting that the proposed date was decided.

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Bayero University shifts resumption date

JUSTICE

What To Expect As Federal High Court Fixes November 30th To Deliver Judgement On Sanusi

Premium Times reports, "that Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, fixed November 30th for judgment in a suit filed by deposed Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi, against the Kano State government and others"Mallam Muhammadu Sanusi Lamido Sanusi was deposed as the Emir of Kano on March 9th, 2020 by the Kano State Government after months of a face-off with His Excellency Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and subsequently replaced with Alhaji Aminu Adobayaro.

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What To Expect As Federal High Court Fixes November 30th To Deliver Judgement On Sanusi

JUSTICE

Court Fixes November 30 For Judgement In Deposed Emir Sanusi's Suit

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Thursday, has fixed November 30 for ruling in a suit filed by former Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, against the Kano State Government over the infringement of his fundamental human rights. The presiding Judge, Justice Anwuli Chikere announced the date following the adoption of processes and final argument from counsels to both parties.

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Court Fixes November 30 For Judgement In Deposed Emir Sanusi's Suit

POLITICS

The Emir of Gaya in Kano, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdulkadir, has died.

Alhaji Ibrahim Abdulkadir, the Emir of Gaya, has died. After a brief illness, he died on Wednesday morning. In a Facebook post, President Muhammadu Buhari's assistant, Bashir Ahmad, confirmed the ruler's death. "As reported to the Governor of Kano State by Abubakar Aminu Ibrahim, the SSA on New Media, our Amir, the Emir of Gaya Emirate, Alhaji (Dr.) Ibrahim Abdulkadir, is dead, 'Inna lillahi wa inna ilaihi raji'un!"

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The Emir of Gaya in Kano, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdulkadir, has died.

POLITICS

Gaya Emirate Council in Kano State loses Emir

The traditional ruler of the Gaya Emirate Council of Kano State, Ibrahim Abdulkadir, has passed on. The death of the Emir was confirmed by a Government House source who stated that arrangements were being put in place by a government delegation to attend the funeral of the late Emir at the Emirate in Gaya later today.

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Gaya Emirate Council in Kano State loses Emir