Posts Tagged ‘Kwankwaso’

BREAKING: #Edo2020: Kwankwaso Arrives PDP National Secretariat, Abuja

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon July 7, 2020
The leader of Kwankwasiyya Movement and member of the Edo 2020 PDP campaign council, H.E Rabiu Kwankwaso has arrived at the PDP National Secretariat, Abuja venue for the inauguration of the 77 -members National Campaign Council led by Gov. Barrister Nyesom Wike of Rivers state for the Sept. 19, governorship poll in Edo. This was […]

EFCC is not probing me — Kwankwaso

by Seun Adeuyion March 4, 2020
Ex-governor of Kano state, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, has said that he was not being investigated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for contracts awarded during his time as Defence minister. He disclosed this in a statement issued by his Principal Private Secretary, Muhammad Inuwa Ali, on Tuesday. Kwankwaso denied media reports which […]

“S’Court can’t review guber case” — Kano tells Kwankwaso

by Seun Adeuyion February 24, 2020
The Kano government says Rabiu Kwankwaso, a former governor of the state, is “ignorant of judicial procedure” for asking the supreme court to review its verdict which affirmed Abdullahi Ganduje as governor. The supreme court in a decision delivered on January 20, dismissed the appeal filed by Abba Kabir Yusuf, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who […]

‘Review Kano governorship case’ — Kwankwaso asks S’Court

by Seun Adeuyion February 20, 2020
A former senator, Rabiu Kwankwaso has asked the supreme court to review the governorship case of Kano state. In its ruling last month, the apex court had upheld the victory of Abdullahi Ganduje, governor candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 election. Abba Yusuf, Ganduje’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) rival, had asked […]

Ganduje says his S’Court victory signalled Kwankwaso’s retirement from politics

by Seun Adeuyion February 2, 2020
Governor  Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has  said   his  victory  at the Supreme  and the All Progressives Congress’ overwhelming success in  last year’s  National Assembly and  state House of Assembly polls  has signalled  Rabiu Kwankwaso’s retirement  from politics. Kwankwaso, a former governor of the state,  is regarded as the strongman of Kano politics. Ganduje said […]

See Kwankwaso’s reply to Ganduje’s comments

by Seun Adeuyion January 25, 2020
Engineer Rabiú Musa Kwankwaso has prophesied that Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and his allies will regret at the end of their second tenure. The former Kano state governor and former Senator representing Kano central senatorial district, said this during a radio programme in the state. He also claimed that Ganduje’s administration is being run on deception […]