Tag: Kwankwaso

EFCC grills Kano ex-gov, Kwankwaso, over N10bn pension fund

The former governor of Kano state, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, on Saturday was grilled by the Economic Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) over N10 billion fund. The ex-governor according to a report was again invited by the anti-graft agency after a previous invite which he failed to honour. Although the exact reason[Read More…]

Just In: EFCC seals former Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso’s property in Kano

A property belonging to the former governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, has been sealed off by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Kano. According to Daily Trust newspaper, one Barrister Mustapha Danjuma had alleged in a petition that Kwankwaso received contribution of N70 million from each of 44[Read More…]

Lady rejects marriage proposal over insult to political father, Kwankwaso

A Kano-based woman, identified as Lubna Ali has disclosed that she turned down a marriage proposal because of the proposed groom’s disrespect to Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, a former Governor of Kano State. She said she would prefer to die single than be with a partner who has no regard for[Read More…]

Deregulation: You hardly get anyone to support this policy, Kwankwaso tells Buhari

Former Kano governor Rabiu Kwankwaso has described the recent hike in electricity tariff and petroleum price as an ill-timed policy that would only make life more difficult on Nigerians. He urged president Muhammadu Buhari to quickly reverse the increase, adding that he should block the leakages in his administration rather[Read More…]

Why Atiku, Saraki, Kwankwaso, Tambuwal And All Those Who Left PDP Must Return – Deji Adeyanju

Press Releases WHY ATIKU, SARAKI, KWANKWASO, TAMBUWAL & ALL THOSE WHO LEFT PDP MUST RETURN TO REBUILD IT -Adeyanju 1.Sometime in November 2013, 5 governors elected on the platform of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) decamped to the All Progressives Congress (APC). It was an unprecedented move in Nigeria’s political[Read More…]

Buhari, Kwankwaso May Clash Over APC Presidential Ticket

Ahead of the Presidential primary election of the All Progressives Congress, APC, strong indications have emerged that the 2011 Presidential candidate of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change, CPC, Gen. Mohammadu Buhari and Kano State Governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, may fight for who gets the ticket. Vanguard Newspaper reports that some members of CPC,[Read More…]

Governor Kwankwaso Says Jonathan Is Not Qualified To Contest In 2015

By Soni Daniel The Kano State Governor, Dr. Musa Rabiu Kwankwaso has said that President Goodluck Jonathan is not qualified to contest for presidency in 2015. Kwankwaso said any attempt by Jonathan to run in the next poll will amount to a third term in office, which is not acceptable[Read More…]

APC Governors, Kwankwaso & Wamakko Attend PDP Peace Meeting With Jonathan

The much awaited peace deal meeting with the Governors of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) that hadn’t defected was held at the Presidential Villa Sunday with President Jonathan. But surprisingly, two  Peoples Democratic Party governors who  had defected  to  the All Progressives Congress made a surprise appearance at a peace[Read More…]