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IBB Inaugurates Ridge In Kano

Former military President Ibrahim Babangida on Tuesday inaugurated a multi-million naira underpass bridge in Kano metropolis. 247 more words


Police arrest 6 suspects over stabbing of 2 pupils in Kano

Kano, May 25, 2015 (NAN) The police in Kano State have arrested six suspects in connection with the stabbing of two pupils of Fagge Special Primary school in Kano on Wednesday. 28 more words


A Child Marriage and Rat Poison

The recent news that, Kano State has decided to drop culpable homicide (or murder) charges against Wasila Tasiu, a child bride, who poisoned her husband, Umar Sani, has apparently brought to an end, a story which was never likely to end happily. 268 more words

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Kano youths set Sharia court ablaze

Some Muslim youths on Friday stormed the Kano Government House and the palace of the Emir of Kano, Mahammad Sanusi II, to protest an alleged blaspheming of Prophet Mohammed (SAW) by a Tijjani preacher, Abdul Nyass. 17 more words


Youth protest in Kano; burn court house, storm Govt. House

Youth in Kano burnt down a sharia court scheduled to hear a case of blasphemy against ​the​ prophet of Islam.
The court, situated at Rijiyar Lemo, was razed down 165 more words


Govt withdraws charges against child bride

KANO—The Kano State government has dropped murder charges against  a 14-year-old girl, who reportedly killed her husband.
The child bride, Wasila Tasiu allegedly thumb-printed a confessional statement while in police custody that she killed her husband, Umar Sani through application of rat po… 6 more words


Customs Arrests 4 Chinese, Seizes Smuggled Textile Materials

The Nigeria Customs Service has arrested four Chinese who are in the business of smuggling and storing prohibited textile material in private warehouses at Gandun Albasa commercial Layout of Kano, Kano state. 21 more words