Tag: Kebbi State

Kebbi APC Candidates Donate N5 Million To Fire Accident Victims

By Chris Nomjov The All Progressive Congress governorship candidate in Kebbi state, Senator Atiku Bagudu has, on behalf of all APC candidates in the state, donated the sum of N5million to victims of the Koko market fire. Bagudu made the donation when he visited the district head of Koko in[Read More…]

Kebbi High Court Reinstates Jokolo As The Emir Of Gwandu Sacked By Aliero

Retired military major, Mustapha Jokolo, has been restated as the “Emir of Gwandu” by a Kebbi state High Court in Birnin Kebbi some nine years after he was dethroned and banished from the Gwandu emirate by former governor Adamu Aliero. Jokolo was former Aide-De-Camp to General Muhammad Buhari when he[Read More…]

Kebbi Assembly Impeaches Speaker At 10: 25pm

The Speaker of Kebbi State House of Assembly, Hon. Habib Musa Jega has been impeached. Leadership Newspapers reports that Hon. Mohammed Shalla Gwandu has been sworn-in by the clerk of the House, Shehu Usman Randali, as the new Speaker. The impeachment, which took place around 10:25pm at the House of Assembly in[Read More…]

Fraud: EFCC Arraigns Kebbi Accountant General

Press Releases The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, November 7, 2014 arraigned Kebbi State Accountant-General, Alhaji Mohammed Arzika Dakingari and Musa Yusuf, Managing Director, Beal Construction Nigeria Limited before Justice Sabiu Bala of Kebbi State High Court, Birnin-Kebbi on a 20-count charge bordering on conspiracy, obtaining by[Read More…]

Kebbi Governor, Saidu Dakingari Allegedly Slaps ADC In Public [Report]

SaharaReporters has learned of a simmering tension in Kebbi State between Governor Saidu Nasamu Dakingari and police officers upset about the governor’s assault of his aide de camp, Mohammed Umar, on Saturday, September 9. Several police sources in the state told a correspondent of SaharaReporters that the assault took place[Read More…]