15-year-old Girl Confined In A Room For 10 Years By Parents, Released

Kano State Police Command has rescued a 15-year-old girl who was allegedly confined to a room for 10 years by her parents. The spokesman of the police in Kano, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, made this known in a statement on Tuesday. Huruna explains “On April 10, 2021, around 11am, a report was received from a good […]

6 Dead, 46 Hospitalised As Strange Disease Hits Kano

Kano state government, on Monday, confirmed that six persons have died of a strange disease in Minjibir LGA of the state. Aminu Tsanyawa, Kano commissioner for health, confirmed the development, adding that 46 affected persons have been hospitalised. Tsanyawa said the outbreak began in Gandun Koya village on May 7, and spread to nearby communities. […]

Tinubu Describes Northern State As The Most Peaceful Despite Insurgency, Bandit Activities

The national leader of the ruling party, All Progressives Congress , APC,, Bola Tinubu, has adjudged Kano as the most peaceful state in Nigeria. The leading politician said this at the 12th Bola Tinubu Colloquium in Kano held in commemoration of his 69th birthday in Kano State on Monday. The former Governor of Lagos State […]

Men Arrested For Sending Porn To Married Lady

Two young men have been arrested by the Kano State Hisbah Board on suspicion of sending pornographic materials to a married woman. The suspects were tracked down and arrested after the woman filed a complaint with the board, according to a statement released by the board’s spokesman Lawan Ibrahim on Monday. According to the statement, […]

Police Arrest Woman Who Kidnaped Ex For Not Marrying Her

A 23-year-old woman, Maryam Mohammed, has confessed to kidnapping her ex-boyfriend who refused to marry her after years of courtship. The suspect was arrested by the Kano state police command at Jaba quarters, Ungogo local government area of Kano state while negotiating a ransom with the family of one of their captives last Tuesday, January […]

Kano Govt Employs 60-Year-Old Volunteer Traffic Warden

Kano State Government has offered an automatic employment to a 60-year-old volunteer traffic warden, Umar Haladu Sumaila, for his service to humanity. The State deputy governor, Dr Nasiru Gawuna, announced this while presenting an award to Sumaila at the second edition of NUJ Kano Correspondent Chapel award/appreciation night held at the Bristol Palace Hotel in […]

Corp Members Test Positive To Covid19 In NYSC Camp

The NYSC Coordinator in Kano State, Hajiya Aisha Tata, says two new corps members out of the 826 posted to the state have tested positive for COVID-19. The coordinator said this on Monday while briefing newsmen after the swearing-in of the 2020 Batch ‘B’ Stream A corps members. She said the corps members were tested […]

Dangote Pleads With FG To Ban Tomato Importation

The Managing Director of Dangote Tomato Processing plant in Kadawa, Kano State, Abdulkarim Kaita has pleaded with the Federal Government to totally ban the importation of tomato paste into the country. Kaita made the call during the distribution of tomato seedlings to 5,000 farmers under the Anchor Borrowers programme of the Central Bank of Nigeria […]