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Several Shot and Wounded After Gunman Opens Fire On Wedding Guests In Kano

An unidentified gunman opened fire on youths riding horses during a wedding ceremony in Kano on Wednesday. The youth, who were said to be celebrating the wedding of one of their colleagues, were shot at and wounded by the yet-to-be identified gunman. The victims, who suffered varying degrees of gunshot injuries, were rushed to the…

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Kano State Assembly Appoints Gawuna As New Deputy Governor

Governor of Kano state, Andullahi Ganduje, had formally forwarded Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna name to the legislature for screening, but the Kano State House of Assembly  confirmed the appointment of Gawuna as the new Deputy Governor of the state, on the 18th of September. Special Assistant on Media to the Governor, Salihu Tanko Yakassai, confirmed the…

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INEC To Conclude Suspended Rivers, Imo, Kogi, Kano Elections Before July 31

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will conclude the suspended elections in Rivers, Imo, Kogi and Kano states not later than July, 31, 2016. This is contained in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja by Mr Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, the INEC Director, Voter Education and Publicity. “INEC hereby issues this statement drawing a…

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