The Kano State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal last month sacked Yusuf, who vied on the platform of the New Nigeria Peoples Party.
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The Tribunal, which delivered the verdict on September 20, 2023, declared Nasiru Gawuna winner of the election
Daily Trust reports that the latest appointments were announced on Friday and Saturday by Sanusi Bature, the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, who revealed that 14 of the new appointees would serve as Special Advisers while 57 would serve as Senior Special Assistants, and the remaining 44, who are all social media activists, would serve as Senior Special Reporters and Special Reporters.
The APC is challenging INEC for declaring Kabir-Yusuf of the NNPP as winner of the election that was conducted on March 18, 2023.
The chair of the three-man panel, Justice Oluyemi Akintan-Osadebay, who promised on behalf of the panel to be fair to all parties, said the judgment would come earlier than the 180 days allowed by the law.
The confirmation of the first female Chief Judge followed the consideration of a letter forwarded to the assembly by Gov. Abba Kabir-Yusuf and read by the Speaker, Ismail Falgore, during Thursday’s plenary.
Justice Donatus Okorowo restated the order following an oral application by Doguwa’s counsel, Afam Osigwe, SAN, to that effect.
Before it took over, the new administration had accused Ganduje’s government of illegally employing over 10,000 workers when it was about to leave office.
Recall that Magaji was suspended by the immediate past governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on the recommendation of the state House of Assembly, which said it investigated and uncovered several anomalies against him.
Former Governor Kwankwaso had met with President Bola Tinubu at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja on Friday
Daily Trust gathered that late Friday night, a task force set up by the governor began the demolition of structures built inside the Kano Race Course (Filin Sukuwa).
In his inaugural speech, the governor ordered the security agencies in the state to immediately take over all public properties sold by Ganduje’s administration.
The Governor of Kano State, Abba Kabir Yusuf, has vowed to take up the case of the journalist, Abubakar Dadiyata, who has been missing since 2019.
Recall that the immediate past Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice of the state, Musa Lawan, last week announced that the state government had resolved to drop all charges bordering on murder and arson earlier preferred against the House Leader.
The Kano State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday upheld the election of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress by dismissing the Peoples Democratic Party’s petition.
The Kano State Governorship Election Tribunal presided over by Justice Halima Shamaki has upheld the election of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje…
The PDP and Kabir-Yusuf are challenging the declaration of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje as the winner of March 23 election.
The Kano State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal on Tuesday dismissed the application filed by Abba Kabir-Yusuf and his Peoples Democratic Party seeking to amend the names of witnesses and their initials.
Kabir-Yusuf and his party, the PDP, are challenging the declaration of Dr Abdullahi Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress as winner of the election.
The video, posted on the Twitter handle of Mustapha Yau Planner, showed the men who carried out the destruction of the portrait climbing ladders for the purpose