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Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State receiving award as the Best Governor in 2018 in the areas of health and education

Ganduje bags ‘2018 best governor’ award amidst corruption allegation

The Telegraph newspaper has crowned Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State the Best Governor in 2018 in the areas of health and education despite an unresolved bribery allegation against him. The award came at a time Mr Ganduje is facing allegation of collecting $5 million kickback from contractors. Background The…

Nigerians eating at a food stand in Wuse.

FEATURE: Roadside food vendors thrive across Nigeria despite health risks

Mama Oyibo sells cooked beans, roasted plantain (boli in local parlance) and yam, alongside fish and cow skin 'Kpomo,' a delicacy some Nigerians love. She sells her food at the street adjacent the popular Wuse Market, in the Nigerian capital, Abuja. He spot is an open space whose only shed…

Hafiz Abubakar

I am still in APC – Kano Deputy Governor

The Kano State Deputy Governor, Hafiz Abubakar, has denied defecting from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Mr Abubakar made the denial in a statement sent to PREMIUM TIMES by his media aide, Abdulwahab Ahmad. "The attention of the office of His Excellency, the Deputy…

PIC.19. INEC PRESENTS CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION TO FIVE NEW POLITICAL PARTIES IN ABUJA

No evidence of underage voting in Kano – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) fact-finding team on alleged underage voting in the last Kano council poll said it has not received any evidence of underage voting. The Chairman of the committee, Abubakar Nahuce, told journalists on Friday that from his team's interaction with civil society organisations and media,…