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NASS election: El-Rufai’s loyalist leads Shehu Sani in 4 out of 7 LGAs in Kaduna central

February 25, 2019 Editor 0

All Progressives Congress (APC) senatorial candidate for Kaduna Central senatorial zone Malam Uba Sani has won three out of four local government results so far released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The National Assembly election in Kaduna Central senatorial zone pits incumbent Senator Shehu Sani on People’s Redemption Party against Uba Sani and People’s Democratic Party ‘s Malam Read More

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#Nigeria Decides: New political era opens in Kwara as Oloriegbe floors Saraki; Akpabio, Shehu Sani, Olujinmi also lose

February 25, 2019 Editor 0

Shout of O to gee (Enough is Enough), the electioneering slogan of  All Progressives Congress(APC) Sunday filled the air in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital as the Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) declared the All Progressives Congress candidate, Dr Ibrahim Oloriegbe winner of the Kwara central senatorial district elections. It was wild jubilation as supporters of APC took to the streets of Ilorin Read More

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Abuja 2018: Shehu Sani heaps encomiums on NTF, proffers solution to dwindling Nigeria’s Sports

December 13, 2018 Editor 0

One of the outspoken Senators in the current eighth National Assembly composition and Kaduna-born leader, distinguished Senator Shehu Sani has showered praises on the board of Nigeria Taekwondo Federation (NTF) following the exceptional manner at which taekwondo events were organised during the ongoing National Sports Festival (NSF). Sani who stormed the medal presentation ceremony put together at the end of Read More

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Breaking: APC Appeal panel upholds Shehu Sani as candidate

October 17, 2018 Editorial II 0

The Appeal Panel set up by the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has upheld the decision of the party to returned Senator Shehu Sani as the candidate of the party for the Kaduna Central Senatorial District. The committee said the primary conducted by the electoral panel set up by the party was done in contempt of Read More

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How Coomassie ordered my arrest, detention in 1995 – Shehu Sani

July 22, 2018 Blueprint 0

The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, on Friday recalled how former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), late Ibrahim Coomassie, ordered his arrest and signed his detention order in Kirikiri Prison, Lagos, in 1995. However, he said they later became friends after his release from detention. Sani, a pro-democracy activist before going into politics, said this in a tribute he wrote Read More

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Our senators and the Tanimola mentality

March 31, 2018 Blueprint 0

As recently as three or so weeks ago, the fiery civil rights activist and first-term Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Shehu Sani, stirred the hornet’s nest with the revelation that was not quite new. Comrade Sani representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) told a bemused populace that each of Read More

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Arts Endowment Fund overdue –Denja

March 10, 2018 Blueprint 0

Award-winning Poet, Essayist and Culture Technocrat, Denja Abdullahi, is the National president of the association of Nigerian Authors ANA). In this interview with the Director, National Council for Arts and Culture, Abdulhafeez Oyewole, he talks about ANA’s programmes for the year, Senator Shehu Sani’s Art Endowment Bill, among others. What activities/programmes does ANA haver for Nigerian authors and writers and Read More

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APC crisis has worsened, Buhari responsible for party’s survival – Shehu Sani

March 4, 2018 Blueprint 0

The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District in the upper chamber, Shehu Sani, has said that the crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) has grown from Cat to Tiger, adding that without President Muhammadu Buhari, who he described as the only ‘glue’ holding the party together, the ruling party would have collapsed. Sani, who is also the Senate Committee Read More

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El-Rufai slams N2bn defamation suit on Shehu Sani

February 24, 2018 Blueprint 0

  The crisis rocking Kaduna state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) took another dimension yesterday when Governor Nasir el-Rufai slammed a N2 billion defamation suit against Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District. El-Rufai in a suit filed before a Kaduna High Court, demands N500 million damages on each of the four charges preferred against Sani over Read More

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Reconciliation: APC will collapse finally, if Tinubu fails – Sen. Sani

February 18, 2018 Blueprint 0

…Urges Buhari to speak on re-election The Senator representing Kaduna central on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Shehu Sani, has said that the party will be doomed if Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s led reconciliation committee of aggrieved party members fail. Sani, also called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately tell Nigerians whether he will seek re-election in 2019 Read More

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I haven’t decamped to PRP –Sen Sani

January 13, 2018 Blueprint 0

  Senator Shehu Sani has dismissed rumors that he has dumped All Progressive Congress (APC) for People’s Redemption Party (PRP), describing the report as the handiwork of those who are bent on destroying him politically. Speaking to Blueprint weekend yesterday, Senator Sani alleged that the Kaduna state government has abandoned its statutory responsibility of providing dividends of democracy to its Read More

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NGOs regulation bill of controversies

December 2, 2017 Blueprint 0

The controversies generated by the proposed Bill to regulate the activities of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) by the 8th National Assembly remain unabated many months after it was first tabled at the House of Representatives.Though a consortium of CSOs has dragged the National Assembly to court over the bill, the controversies are still trending as TOPE Read More

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Kaduna community where girls fear marriage

November 18, 2017 Blueprint 0

Having lost several pregnant women to death during childbirth, Gwauro community in Igabi local government of Kaduna state has embarked on construction of a maternity hospital, in order to reduce the high maternal and child mortalities which are scaring teenage girls from marriage. For this reason, Gwauro community is seeking the support of Kaduna state government and philanthropists to complete Read More