Kano Assembly orders removal of ‘Kwankwasiyya’ inscriptions from public buildings

Federal Ministry of Education Releases 2018 Admission List for Unity Schools



The Kano State House of Assembly on Wednesday ordered the immediate removal of all Kwankwasiyya inscriptions from public buildings in Kano metropolis and other local government areas of the state.

The directive followed a motion by Baffa Babba-Dan-Agundi, member representing Kano Municipal Constituency and Chairman, House Committee on Education.

The motion was unanimously adopted by all the 40 members of the State Assembly. The House urged the 44 local government councils to comply with the order within one month.

Read Also  We’ll return $321m Abacha’s loot for benefit of Nigerians – Switzerland

The House directed that the Kwankwasiyya inscriptions, linked to former Gov. Rabiu Kwakwanso, be replaced with the names of prominent citizens of the state.

The decision is the latest sign that the row between Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje and his predecessor has deteriorated. On Tuesday, Mr. Kwankwaso’s house in Kano was barricaded by armed police.

Read Also  Jonathan promises to speak on why, how PDP lost 2015 presidential election

Follow Us on FACEBOOK, TWITTER

Download e-books for education and research for FREE - Click Here

Do You Know Nigeria? Attempt 10 simple questions on Nigeria for FREE and Win FREE N500 Airtime – Click Here to Participate!

For your news articles, press release, Breaking News, send e-mail to [email protected]

Read Also  “We Killed Cyriacus Onunkwo, Imo Catholic Priest By Mistake” – Suspect Confesses

Read Related News....