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Kano consumer council impounds N300m expired drugs

THE Kano State Consumer Protection Council on Thursday confiscated fake drugs worth over N300 million following raids on a warehouse and shops in the popular Sabon Gari market, Kano. The acting Managing Director of the council, Baffa Dan’agundi, represented by the Senior Special Assistant to the Kano State Governor on Road and Traffic Agency also...

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ICPC, Kano anti-graft agency to probe alleged relief materials’ diversion

Ted Odogwu, Kano THE Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission on Wednesday indicated its readiness to partner the state office of Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission towards checkmating the alleged corrupt practices in the disbursement of relief material by the office of National Refugees Commission headed by Senator Garba Lado The […] Read Full Story

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Kano court remands 72-year-old man over sodomy

Ted Odogwu, Kano A Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Kano, on Tuesday, ordered that a 72-year-old man, Abdulsalam Abubakar, be remanded in a correctional centre pending legal advice from the Directorate of Public Prosecutions for allegedly sodomising a 12-year-old boy. The police had charged Abubakar, who resides in Jakara Quarter, Kano, with unnatural offence. The […] Read Full Story

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Child beggars shun ban, flood Kano streets

Ted Odogwu, Kano Despite the Kano State Government’s claimed ban and removal of street beggars from the commercial city of Kano, they still abound on the streets, soliciting alms. While nosing around the Kano metropolis on Sunday, PUNCH Metro sighted underage beggars soliciting alms from motorists trapped in traffic on France Road, Kano, and adjoining […] Read Full Story

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Kano gas explosion injures housewife, baby

Ted Odogwu, Kano A 35-old-old house wife and one-year-old baby boy suffered varying degree of injuries in Kano following an early morning of gas explosion, which partially destroyed properties and part of the building. READ ALSO: Strike hits varsities hard, students battle filth, water, power problems The Kano State Police Command Spokesman, Abdullahi Haruna, said following […] Read Full Story

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Ganduje laments rising COVID-19 deaths, inaugurates 200 marshals

Ted Odogwu, Kano Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Sunday inaugurated 200 COVID-19 marshals, comprising male and female. While inaugurating the marshals at the Government House Open Theatre, Ganduje charged them to sensitize and ensure strict compliance to COVID-19 preventative protocols. He lamented the increase in the level of COVID-19-related deaths, stressing that […] Read Full Story