Yusuf wins NUP Governor of the Year Award | The Guardian Nigeria News

Yusuf wins NUP Governor of the Year Award | Headline News

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The national leadership of the Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has named Kano State Governor, Abba Kabir Yusuf, as the most pensioner-friendly governor of the year. This was contained in a statement released by the governor's spokesman, Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa, on Thursday. The National Chairman of NUP, Mazi Godwin, presented the award to the governor.

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President Bola Tinubu is expected to receive a draft bill on Friday proposing a return to Nigeria's local government system. The bill, authored by prominent Yoruba socio-cultural group Afenifere chief Akin Fapohunda, seeks to change the current model of governance established in Decree No. 24 of 1999. The proposed bill…

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Clement Nwankwo, Executive Director, Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC), stressed the importance of 25 years of civilian rule in Nigeria. Nwankwo made the remarks during a dialogue session on “The Turbulent History of Military Rule and the Search for Remedies to Human Rights Abuses in Nigeria” in Abuja.

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A Federal High Court in Kano State has ruled that deposed Emir Aminu Ado Bayero has the right to a legal hearing. The ruling by Justice Liman Mohammed allows Emir Bayero to challenge his removal from his chieftaincy. The suit brought by His Majesty, Aminu Baba Dan Agundi, is a fundamental human rights case in the Emirate…

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Tijaniyya Islamic Movement leader Mahi Nyas has called on Lamido Sanusi to reject his recent reinstatement as Emir of Kano. Nyas told Sanusi to follow the precedent set by his grandfather. Nyas' advice comes following the Kano state government's decision to amend the Emirates Act, which will result in…

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