Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has called for the closing down of four tertiary institutions in Kano State.

This order follows the closure of ten boarding schools in the state after gunmen reportedly kidnapped over 300 schoolgirls in Jangebe.

The state commissioner for Higher Education, Dr Mariya Mahmoud Bunkure released a statement which reads;

“The Kano State Government under the able leadership of His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Kano State, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has directed the closure of some tertiary institutions in the state with immediate effect,” 


RMK College of Advanced and Remedial Studies, T/Wada; School of Environmental Studies Gwarzo; School of Rural Technology and Entrepreneurship Dev (SORTED), Rano and ABCOAD, Dambatta are the tertiary schools ordered to be closed.