• Why there are more Almajiri in Kano than in other states – Governor Ganduje explains

    Why there are more Almajiri in Kano than in other states – Governor Ganduje explains

    Kano state has become a center for convergence of Almajirai in Northern Nigeria because there is no legislation outlawing itinerancy of such children, in the name of Qura’nic education, the state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has stated.

    He said recent statistics conducted by the state government showed that majority of the Almajirai in Kano, who roam the streets in the name of Tsangaya or Qur’anic education, are actually not indigenes of the state but children who migrate with their Malams […]