Buhari arrives Kano on state visit

BCO lists achievements as Buhari visit Kano

The President arrived the VIP Wing of the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport on Wednesday morning to commence the working visit.

"We have recorded tremendous successes in our efforts to achieve the three agenda of my government; security, economy, and fight against corruption", he said.

Kano - The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) yesterday stated that following the resurfacing of queues in some filing stations within Kano metropolis, the department has intensified monitoring and surveillance to curtail possible excesses by petroleum marketers ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to the state today.

Buhari pledged that prison reforms and decongestion would continue to receive prompt attention from his administration.

Before the visit to the prison, the president visited the Kano emir at his palace.

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Some of the beneficiaries of the amnesty were males and females.

He charged them to engage in lawful ventures to enable them to become useful members of the society.

The president amongst other things commissioned a specialist hospital named after him by the Kano State Government and also released 500 inmates from Kurmawa Prison granted pardon by the Kano State Government.

President Buhari commissions another Ganduje projectAt the Kano Prisons, Buhari gives one of the freed inmates some transport money.

Mr. Buhari is also expected to meet with Ulamas and hold an interactive session with community leaders and politicians before returning to Abuja.

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