Darkness looms as KEDCO embarks on mass disconnection over N10bn debt

Many factories, schools and homes would be plunged into darkness as the Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) announces plans to commence mass disconnection of...

Ganduje seeks return of Emirates Airline to Kano route

Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, governor of Kano state has met with the Ambassador of United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Nigeria Dr. Fahad Obaid Al-Taflaq to...

Why closure of Kebbi mining sites could cause violent crisis–CITAD

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has expressed concern over the possibility of violent crisis due to the ban on mining activities in...

Invest In Agriculture And ICT-Dangote Advises Young African Entrepreneurs

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has advised young entrepreneurs in Africa to focus on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Agriculture. According to him, these...

Why RUGA can’t be forced on states – Ganduje

Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano State has said states where Fulani are not indigenes will not be required to implement the RUGA settlement initiative. Ganduje...

Sahad Stores manager, 74 workers sacked over ‘missing’ N250m

A popular supermarket chain, Sahad Stores, has sacked a manager and 74 other staff members over a sum of N250 million which allegedly went...

Kano, others face darkness as KEDCO is suspended by TCN

The Kano Electricity Distribution Company(KEDCO) has been suspended from the electricity market by the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) over 'default in the market conditions/market...

Air Peace now national carrier on Lagos-Dubai route – Envoy

Nigeria’s Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) recognises Air Peace as Nigeria’s flag carrier on the lucrative Lagos-Dubai air...

Buhari suspends `Ruga’ programme, backs NEC’s livestock plan

President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the `Ruga Settlement’ Programme initiated by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture in preference for the National Economic Council (NEC)’s...

NAFDAC suspends new tariffs on pharmaceuticals, others

The Governing Council of the National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), said it has suspended implementation of the new tariffs which...

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Ganduje Legacies: How Kano outshined other states’ performance

By Bashir Abdullahi El-Bash There is no doubt that Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has blazed the trail in the last 100 days of his next...

Tribunal sacks Kano APC reps member

The election of Munir Dan’Agundi, a member representing Kumbotso Federal Constituency on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, has been nullified by the...

Gbajabiamila appoints Ganduje’s daughter as special assistant

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has appointed Fatima, daughter of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, as his Special Assistant...