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- Fish out killer herdsmen in only two months - Sokoto Sultan threatens Miyetti Allah
- It is a grievous injustice to tag all Fulani as bad people - Sultan
The longstanding political feud threatening the foundation of the ruling APC in Sokoto state has been settled with Governor Tambuwal and a former senator Dahiru, attending a function together for the first since 2014.
Some suspected political thugs on Saturday, April 7, allegedly attacked Alhaji Dahiru Yabo, a top critic of Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto. Yabo is a famous chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.
The Sultan of Sokoto Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Saturday urged Nigerians to pray for leaders to succeed in delivering the mandate entrusted in them by the people. Abubakar said this at the distribution of Zakkat proceeds.
The Sokoto state command of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has recovered at least 948 guns under the amnesty programme as well as from operations in the last 24 months as revealed by Murtala Mani, its commissioner.
The commissioner of police, Murtala Mani, said some of the guns were surrendered during the amnesty initiative aimed at discouraging restiveness and criminalities as well as encouraging peaceful coexistence in the state.
Bishop of Sokoto diocese of the Catholic church Matthew Hassan Kukah has reportedly written a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, in which he expressed worries over rising ethnicity, sufferings, and divisions among Nigerians.
A sakamakon wani ruwan sama da ake ta faman yi a yankin jihar Sokoto, mutane 6 ne suka rasa rayuwar su yayinda kasa ta yanke ta fado musu. Kamfanin dillacin labari na NAN ya tabbatar da hakan, inda ya sanar da cewa lamarin ya...
Bill Gates and Aliko Dangote on Wednesday, March 21, signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with six northern state governors on improved access to immunisation in Nigeria. One of the governor is Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto.
Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has urged the federal government to ban the sale of codeine syrups in the country because they are not lifesaving medicines. He made the call at a workshop on addiction and prevention.
The chairman of the Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Professor Sambo Wali Junaido said the declaration was made by the Sultan since the Sultanate council did not receive the confirmation on the new moon.
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Friday, March 16, called on Muslims to look out for the new moon of Rajab 1439AH. The monarch made the call in Sokoto in a statement signed by the Wazirin Sokoto.
As water shortage increases in Sokoto, the residents have complained as many have had to trek several kilometres in search of water to meet their daily requirements. Many have seized the opportunity to make business.
Mun samu labari cewa ana fama da wahalar ruwan sha matuka a Sokoto a lokacin nan na rani. Jama’a na shan bakar wahala kafin su samu ruwan sha a. Ruwa ya zama wani kayan gabas a wannan lokaci a cikin Garin Sokoto.
A group has called on the governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Tambuwal, to declare his stand on President Muhammadu Buhari's ambition to run for 2019 presidency. The APC affiliated group accused Tambuwal of anti-party activities.
The Nigeria Customs Service says it has arrested a suspect in Sokoto who allegedly smuggled 460 bags of imported rice concealed in a petrol tank. The rice were intercepted along Sokoto-Illela and had N7.8 million duty paid value.
The Sokoto state police command on Friday, February 23, confirmed the death of two and one person hospitalised as result of the confrontation between hoodlums and Prison Service officials, in Sokoto metropolis.
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, called on the federal government to put an end to the herdsmen crisis in Nigeria. He also said there is still high level of corruption in Nigeria despite the anti-corruption fight.
The national leader and head of the presidential reconciliation committee of the ruling All Progressive Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Saturday, February 17 visited Sokoto, where he met with senior party chieftains in the state
The public relation officer of the police in Zamfara state, Muhammad Shehu, on Thursday, February 15, said that about 18 persons have been confirmed dead in a recent attack by gunmen in Birane village of the state.
The Dangote rice processing mill is set to begin the production of 250,000 metric tonnes in Sokoto in 2018. This was revealed by the executive director, stakeholders’ management and corporate communication Mansur Ahmed
The Sokoto state government has signed an agreement with the World Bank for the construction of 500 kilometres of rural roads across the state. The state commissioner for finance Malam Saidu Umar made this known in a statement.
Some members of the defunct Congress For Progressive Change (CPC) in Sokoto state have reportedly cried out alleging that they have been marginalised by the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in the affair of the organisation.