Speaker of the Kano State House of Assembly, Kabiru Alhassan Rurum, said the Assembly was suspending its investigations into the Kano State Emirate Council, following a letter from the Governor, Umar Ganduje.
Kano State tops the list of states in Nigeria where the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, made the most number of arrests for drug related offences in the last four years.
Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi has explained that the proposed Kano Islamic Family Law was not meant to stop Muslims from marrying up to four wives as prescribed by Islam.
The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi 11, has called on wealthy individuals in the North to use their money in promoting girl-child education so as to discourage early marriage, instead of using money to build more mosques.
An 85-years old, Salamatu Hassan of Jar-Kuka village in Gezawa Local Government Area of Kano State allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself on the branch of a tree.
The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has sacked nine employees of the Ministry for Local Government over alleged financial fraud.
The Kano State Commander of the National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Hamza Umar, on Thursday said his officers had raided and cleared five major drug joints in the metropolis.
Attempts to include Kano and Plateau States as part of beneficiaries in the proposed North East Development Commission, NEDC, failed at the floor of the Senate on Tuesday.
More than 40 Bureau d’ Change operators were on Friday arrested in raids conducted by the Department of State Security, DSS, at a popular money-changing spot in Kano state. A DSS source…
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, has said that it lost over 100 members in Monday’s clash with the Nigerian Police contrary to the reports by the Police that only 9 people, including a police officer, lost their lives in the violence.