Tag: Rabiu Kwankwanso

APC Endorses Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso For 2015

The Elders’ Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State has endorsed Governor Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso to contest for presidency next year. The committee in a communiqué signed by Ambassador Kabiru Rabi’u and Comrade Saleh Jili after a meeting yesterday said their endorsement was in consideration of present[Read More…]

Rabiu Kwankwaso Says Jonathan Cannot Win Any Northern State In 2015

The Kano State Governor, Rabio Musa Kwankwaso, yesterday, launched series of verbal attacks on President Goodluck Jonathan, accusing him of failing to provide security for lives and property in Nigeria. Kwankwaso, therefore, concluded that it would be difficult for Jonathan to win election in any of the 19 northern states[Read More…]

I’m Qualified To Be Nigeria’s President – Rabiu Kwankwaso

Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso of Kano State in this interview with Dailytrust speaks on burning political issues in the country including the Adamawa and Nasarawa States impeachment debacle. He also opened up on his presidential ambition, saying Nigerians does not deserve an ‘Imam’ or ‘Pastor’ president as is obtainable now. Enjoy[Read More…]

I Will Defeat Jonathan In The 2015 Elections, Rabiu Kwankwaso Fires Back

Gov. Rabi’u Musa Kwanwaso has accused President Goodluck Jonathan of being insensitive to the yearnings of Nigerians following his visit to Kano state after the Nyanya bomb explosion. The governor in a statement noted, “Supposing I decide to contest for the number one seat in this country, I will beg[Read More…]

Amaechi, Atiku & Others Will Not Return To PDP – Eze Chukwuemeka

Last Saturday in Owerri while addressing a PDP Grand Rally, President Goodluck Jonathan gave an ultimatum to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Governors Rabiu Kwankwanso (Kano), Rotimi Amaechi (Rivers), Aliyu Wamako (Sokoto) and Murtala Nyako (Adamawa) asking them to return to the People’s Democratic Party or risk losing their seniority[Read More…]

Jonathan Is Incompetent and Lacks Guts – Kwankwanso

Kano State Chief Executive, Rabiu Kwankwanso is of the opinion that President Goodluck Jonathan lacks the competence and guts to manage Nigeria’s affairs. He believes Nigeria is heading for calamity because of the President’s incompetence. He was speaking during a meeting with the leadership of Northern Elders Forum in Kano[Read More…]

Of Kwankwaso, Greed and Political Detractors

By Atim Asim Politics and corruption, have for as long as we care to remember, been intertwined in the history of Nigeria, moreso since the birth of democracy on these shores. Catch a politician with his hand in the cookie jar and he’ll squeal about witchunts and slander by political[Read More…]