SERAP to Ganduje: ‘Reject fat pensions, luxury cars-for-life for Kano lawmakers’

SERAP to Ganduje: ‘Reject fat pensions, luxury cars-for-life for Kano lawmakers’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, urging him to use his good offices and position to: “publicly reject life pensions and brand-new vehicles for lawmakers bill passed by the Kano State House of Assembly, and to prevail on the members of the House to immediately drop the bill, and to […]

Kano Emir: Govt Ganduje Reduces Emir Sanusi’s Domain

Kano Emir: Govt Ganduje Reduces Emir Sanusi’s Domain

Signs a bill to break Kano Emirates into five Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has further reduced the domain controlled by the Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi. The governor asset to a bill passed by the Kano House of Assembly on breaking the Emirates in the state. This simply means that Kano now has five […]

Kano Govt Revokes Contracts Awarded To The Contractor Who Exposed Ganduje’s Bribery

Kano Govt Revokes Contracts Awarded To The Contractor Who Exposed Ganduje’s Bribery

The Kano State Government has revoked three contracts awarded to Tiamin Multi Services Ltd, a company belonging to Aminu Mohammed. Mr Mohammed is believed to be the contractor behind the videos showing the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, receiving money from contractors. The three projects were worth N1.6 billion. The state commissioner of information, Mohammed Garba, […]

SERAP to Buhari: Instruct AGF to investigate allegations of bribery against Gov Ganduje

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to use his “good offices and leadership position to direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami, SAN, and/or appropriate anti-corruption agencies to without delay investigate allegations of bribery against Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, as contained in the widely circulated video clips allegedly showing Mr Ganduje receiving bribe.”

SERAP to Buhari: Instruct AGF to investigate allegations of bribery against Gov Ganduje

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to use his “good offices and leadership position to direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami, SAN, and/or appropriate anti-corruption agencies to without delay investigate allegations of bribery against Governor Abdullahi Ganduje […]

7 Northern governors meet Buhari, endorse him for second term

7 Northern governors meet Buhari, endorse him for second term

Seven northern governors, elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja on Friday and declared that they wanted him to get a second term. They were Governors Nasir El-Rufai (Kaduna State), Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano), Yahaya Bello (Kogi), Simon Lalong (Plateau), Jubrilla […]

I don’t sleep at public functions, I only pretend – Kano governor Ganduje

I don’t sleep at public functions, I only pretend – Kano governor Ganduje

Kano State Governor says he is not bowing to blackmailers who said he was not working but sleeping. ‎Governor Abdullahi Ganduje stated this during an interactive session with labour unions as part of May Day celebration at the Government House, Kano.‎ He said that his political opponents could  not differentiate between sleeping and pretending.‎ “My […]

Kano Blasphemy: Extremists vow to kill again

Kano Blasphemy: Extremists vow to kill again

Despite a stakeholders’ meeting between Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, and prominent community and religious leaders, some residents of the state have vowed to kill again if anyone blasphemes the Prophet Muhammad. On June 2, an Igbo woman, Mrs. Bridget Agbahime, 74, was killed after she refused to allow a Muslim man perform ablution in […]

PDP Chairman, Sheriff will betray the party – Kano Governor

PDP Chairman, Sheriff will betray the party – Kano Governor

Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, on Thursday said the new national chairman of the PDP, Ali Sherriff, would end up working for the ruling APC in 2019, against his claim that PDP would reclaim power in 2019. Mr. Ganduje said this on in Abuja while fielding questions from journalists at the monthly APC media roundtable. […]

Ganduje cautions FG over negotiation with Boko Haram, lawyers divided

Ganduje cautions FG over negotiation with Boko Haram, lawyers divided

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has urged the Federal Government to be cautious in its negotiation with the Boko Haram sect. The governor, who was fielding questions from State House correspondents in Abuja on Friday, expressed fears that the government might end up dealing with a fake faction of the militant sect. He said, […]