Tag: Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 3, 2018

The Late 5: Ambode breaks the ice, accepts re-election defeat; Ajimobi, Uduaghan, Shekarau secure APC Senate tickets | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Lagos Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has conceded defeat to his opponent in ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 29, 2018

Stopping Kwankwaso from using the Eagles Square may hurt Buhari’s 2019 ambition

“We are sorry to inform you that the event can no longer hold on the said date because it is ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 24, 2018

BREAKING: Kwankwaso, Melaye, 13 other senators defect from the APC to the PDP

Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso representing Kano Central, Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West, and thirteen other senators have defected from the ruling ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 24, 2018

The Big 5: Kwankwaso boycotts APC convention, nPDP to APC: Our agitations are not over and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Former Governor of Kano State, Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso boycotted Saturday’s ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 10, 2016

Senate withdraws grazing bill

The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday put to bed debate on the controversial bills for the establishment of Grazing Areas Management Agency ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 18, 2016

Why we banned Kano mass wedding – Police

The police in Kano state has banned a mass wedding organized by a group loyal to former governor Rabiu Kwankwaso. ...

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Isime EseneApril 5, 2015

YNAIJA PREDICTION: Like Kaduna, we predict APC’s Abdullahi Ganduje will win Kano gov’norship election

The battle for the governorship elections in the Kano state, the largest in the north western part of the country, will ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 28, 2014

Kwankwaso declares interest in running for Nigeria’s Presidency

by Aminu Tukur The Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, has formally declared his intention to contest for the ...

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Isime EseneOctober 25, 2014

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Ambode declares in Lagos | Jonathan to declare in Abuja | We’ll accept outcome of APC primaries, Kwankwaso declares | More stories

As you count down to the February General Elections, we show you what to read and what to skip today. ...

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Isime EseneOctober 22, 2014

Why should I step down for Buhari and Atiku? – Kwankwaso

by James Sambo Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has denied speculation that he was under some form of ...

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Isime EseneOctober 14, 2014

It’s not gonna’ happen: No @PDPNigeria governor will join the @APCNigeria – Suswam

by Laila Ibrahim The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have countered statements attributed to the Kano State governor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwsso ...

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Isime EseneOctober 13, 2014

Today’s Daily Brief: Atiku picks nomination form, Kwankwaso predicts 2 more defections from PDP, Kashamu opens up on OBJ, and more

We deliver your news brief for Tuesday, October 13, 2014. Gov. Rabiu Kwankwaso of Kano State said on Monday that ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 12, 2014

Sanusi dethrones village head for getting high

by Azubuike Azikiwe On Thursday, 11 September, during the burning of illicit drugs worth N300m by the Kano State government, ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 10, 2014

2015: It’s a lie! Kwankwaso has not been endorsed by the APC

by James Sambo The Kano state committee of leaders of the legacy parties that merged to form the All Progressives ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 2, 2014

Squeaky bum time: Atiku to declare presidential ambition this month

by Isi Esene Reports reaching us say that Nigeria’s former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar is seriously considering declaring his presidential ambition ...

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June 22, 2014

Simon Kolawole: What’s happening at the airports?

by Simon Kolawole As I write now, not much work is going on at the airports. The projects that were ...

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June 20, 2014

Why N446.3 billion money laundering charge against Abacha was dropped

by ‘Jola Sotubo The Presidency has dropped money laundering charges against Mohammed Abacha, son of late dictator, Sani Abacha after ...

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June 11, 2014

Police ‘ordered to arrest Sanusi over fraud charges’ (Report)

by S’ola Filani There are unconfirmed reports that the Nigerian police have been ordered to arrest the newly-crowned Emir of ...

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June 11, 2014

Sanusi resumes royal duties, rules Kano from Govt. House

by Akan Ido The crisis following the selection of Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as Emir of Kano is yet to abate ...

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June 9, 2014

Why protests erupted in Kano after Sanusi’s selection as Emir

by Isi Esene There are reports of pockets of protests in Kano following today’s selection of the former Central Bank ...

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June 9, 2014

Magnificent! This is the throne Sanusi Lamido will be presiding from (LOOK)

by Akan Ido It must be such a quantum leap from Sanusi Lamido Sanusi moving from CBN governor’s office in ...

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June 9, 2014

Rule with the fear of God – Buhari tells Sanusi

by Akan Ido Former Head of State, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari has called on the new Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido ...

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June 8, 2014

Protests in Kano over Sanusi Lamido Sanusi’s selection (See Photos)

by S’ola Filani Riots immediately broke out in Kano after former CBN governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi emerged the new Emir. ...

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December 21, 2013

#TFAA2013: The 10 most STRIKING things Gov. Amaechi said in Rivers yesterday

by Adeola Balogun The Future Awards Africa 2013 took place yesterday in Port Harcourt, Rivers State with Governor Rotimi Amaechi ...

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November 9, 2013

Salihu Tanko Yakasai: Shekarau, Kano APC is NOT your property (Y! Politico)

by Salihu Tanko Yakasai Let me categorically state that, we the majority members of APC in Kano can comfortably sacrifice ...

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September 16, 2013

PDP crisis: Drama in Abuja as ‘rebel’ governors consider Jonathan’s peace attempt

by Akan Ido The meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan and governors of the Peoples Democratic Party who staged a walkout ...

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July 16, 2013

Rivers crisis: “Northern governors were not held hostage in Port Harcourt” – State gov’t

by Isi Esene The Rivers Commissioner for Information and Communications, Ibim Semenitari has described as worrisome the actions of protesters ...

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May 24, 2013

Opinion: Going berserk in Governor Kwankwaso’s Kano

By Gimba Kakanda …..Should Dantala, a farmer, be charged for the theft of, say, his Fulani tribesman Bamanga Tukur’s son ...

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March 17, 2013

Salihu Tanko Yakasai: You cannot love Kano and hate Kwankwaso (Y! Politico)

by Salihu Tanko Yakasai But the key is for us to be able to separate and treat each one individually ...

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July 15, 2012

Endorsed by the Vice Presidency: Kano weds 250 couples

by Isi Esene This might not be your dream wedding but it surely serves its purpose. The Kano State Government ...

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