• Kano state gov offers scholarship to female student who had A1 in all her 9 registered WAEC subjects … Photos

    Kano state gov offers scholarship to female student who had A1 in all her 9 registered WAEC subjects … Photos

    Kano state governor, Umar Ganduje, on Saturday offered automatic scholarship to an indigene of the state, Fa’iza Sani Abubakar, for her excellent performance in the just released Senior Secondary School WAEC examinations.

    Fa’iza, who hails from Bakin Zuwo in Kano, scored distinctions (A 1), in all 9 subjects she sat for, at Olumawu College, Wuse 2, Abuja. Governor Ganduje explained that the scholarship is meant to cover her undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate degrees, at any university of her choice across […]

  • Kano State Gov. Umar Ganduje Frees 500 Prison Inmates, Pays Their Bail Fine In Spirit Of Ramadan … Photos

    Kano State Gov. Umar Ganduje Frees 500 Prison Inmates, Pays Their Bail Fine In Spirit Of Ramadan … Photos

    Kano state government has freed 500 inmates, who could not afford to pay various fines or compensation, from 10 prisons in the state.

    While addressing the freed inmates at Kano Central Prison, Kurmawa, the state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje explained that the gesture is in the spirit of the holy month of Ramadan, which is an exercise in self-restraint, intended to bring Muslims closer to Almighty Allah.

    “Congestion in prisons is one of our major challenges in Nigeria. This […]