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Isah Mustapha reelected Guild President

Isah Mustapha reelected Guild President

Politics, Press Release
A new Executive Committee to pilot the affairs of the Nigeria Guild of Editors, NGE, for the next two years has emerged. This is the outcome of the Guild's 2021 Convention held at the Tahir Guest Palace Hotel, Kano on Monday, May 30, 2021. In a keenly contested election, devoid of acrimony and rancour, in which 241 delegates from various parts of the country voted, the incumbent President, Mustapha Isah was returned. Below are the details: 1). President Mustapha Isah - 176 votes; Victoria Ibanga - 54 votes. 2). Deputy President Ali M Ali - Unopposed 3). VP, East Samuel Egbala - 132 votes; Sheddy Ozoene - 88 votes. 4). VP, West Bolaji Adebiyi - 151 votes; Ken Ogbechie - 80 votes. 5). VP, North Habibi Nuhu - Unopposed. 6). General Secretary Iyobosa Uwugiar...
Kano welcomes President Buhari in Grand Style

Kano welcomes President Buhari in Grand Style

Politics
President Muhammadu Buhari arrived Kano on Wednesday for a two-day official visit to the state. Mr. Buhari was received at Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, members of the State Executive Council, Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, traditional rulers as well as politicians, among others. A mammoth crowd was also at the airport and along the major streets in the metropolis, giving the president a rousing welcome. The president is expected to inaugurate a number of projects executed by the Ganduje administration during the visit. Among the projects are the ultra-modern Specialist Hospital, Giginyu, named after him; a Paediatric Hospital located on Zoo Road, Kano; and the underpass bridge at Madobi/Panshekara Junction. On the second day, the P...