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Northern Nigerian Muslim Leader Advocates Minimum Age for Marriage

ICC Note: Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, the Emir of Kano, just publicly announced his wish to raise the marriage age in Nigeria, doing away with the long standing Muslim tradition of marrying young girls off before they reach maturity. 183 more words

Prayer Uproar

Kano offices, banks, others ignore NLC, open for business

All major markets, including Sabon Gari, Kwari Textile market, Yankaba Vegetables markets and were open by Wednesday afternoon.

A PREMIUM TIMES’ reporter said major tertiary schools he visited in the city were open as students continued with their classes. 96 more words


Kano, Katsina and Jigawa Could Face Total Power Blackout

There are fears that three states in the North; Kano, Katsina and Jigawa could face acute power outage following the vandalisation of pipelines.

Jamilu Isiyaku Gwamma, the Managing Director and Chief Executive of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), made this known in Kano, warning that it is a major crisis which is almost beyond its control. 142 more words


FG to Concession Abuja, Lagos, Kano & Port Harcourt Airports

The Minister of State, Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, says the Federal Government will concession the Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt and Kano international airports in the first phase of its concession programme. 324 more words


Kano - Centre of Commerce

It is with great pleasure that I announce to you, this lady has been posted to Kano State, Nigeria!

I’ve been called to serve.

Waited for over six months for this day and season. 109 more words


Breast feeding in Nigeria..

According to a child health expert, six months of exclusive breast-feeding of a baby can save about 800,000 children under 5 years of age from childhood killer diseases. 131 more words

General Health