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Northern States Governors’ Forum (NSGF) on Monday expressed sadness over the death of Galadiman Kano, Alhaji Hashim who died at the age of 79.

Mba said security agencies in Kano State have commenced investigation into both the aborted blast as well as the one that occurred in Sunday night in Sabon Gari area of Kano

“The election has been largely successful and peaceful and APC won all the 44 local government chairmanship and the 484 councillorship posts in the state as officially declared by returning officers at the various levels,” Malumfashi said in the statement

Though no group has claimed responsibility for the explosion, dreaded sect, Boko Haram, has struck in Kano several times in the past

The commissioner, who spoke through the Executive Secretary of the State Primary Health Care Development Agency, Dr. Shehu Usman, also disclosed that 160 cases of measles were recorded in 30 local government areas of the state

A reliable source however said she resigned on Wednesday following disagreement with Governor Rabi’u Kwankwaso over selection of some candidates for the forthcoming local government election in the state

Speaking after the meeting, Kwankwaso urged the party members to give the caretaker officials the necessary support and cooperation to enable the party to succeed in the state and the country at large