• Kano Creates Grazing Reserves For Herdsmen

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    The Kano State governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has identified five locations within forests in the state to serve as grazing reserves, even as the minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh has restated federal government’s resolve to create grazing reserves across the country. Ogbeh stated this last Monday, during his visit to Kano State for the…

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  • CBN Releases N2bn To SMEs In Kano

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    Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has released N2 billion Small and Medium Enterprises fund to the government of Kano State, to be disbursed to artisans, the state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has announced. In a press statement signed by the Director General, Media and Communications to the governor, Malam Salihu Tanko Yakasai, stated that…

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  • Kano To Generate Half Of 2016 Budget Through IGR, Diversifying Economy

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    Kano State Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba, has declared that the state government will generate more than half of its 2016 budget appropriation fund through rigorous internal revenue generation ( IGR), improved agriculture and diversifying economy. He quoted the state governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, saying that, “Its no longer fashionable for any state…

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  • Spain Builds 100mw Electricity Plant In Kano

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    The Spanish ambassador to Nigeria, Alfonso Sebastian has confirmed that a Spanish company is   interested in constructing a Photovoltaic Electricity Plant that will produce 100mw of electricity at no cost to the Kano State government, if it can provide them with the piece of land. He suggested for the Kano State governor to acquire a…

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  • Ministerial List: PUMA Commends PMB’s Choice Of Malami

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    The National Coordinator, Peace and Unity Media Advocacy (PUMA), Salihu Othman Isah, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari over his nomination of Mallam Abubakar Malami (SAN) as a minister, saying that the development will be a blessing to the nation. Malami, an indigene of Kebbi State, is among the first set of 21 ministerial nominees sent…

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  • Kano Designs Template For Women Empowerment

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    Kano State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development has designed a  long term template for sustainable women empowerment. In an interview with newsmen in Kano, yesterday, the commissioner for Women Affairs, Barrister  Zubaida Danmakka Abubakar explained that her ministry is organising a two-day dialogue targeted at  Kano women in all professions, businesses and vocational…

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