Tag: Sokoto State

Sokoto re-runs: Tambuwal sues for peaceful conducts

inno.korie- January 24, 2020

Ahead of the January 25 re-run and supplementary elections scheduled to hold in Sokoto state, Gov. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has urged the supporters of the ... Read More

Tambuwal wins at Supreme Court

Olisa- January 20, 2020

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal The Supreme Court, on Monday, affirmed the election of Aminu Tambuwal of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as the duly elected governor ... Read More

Sokoto State Set to Domesticate Child Protection Law

Henry Solomon- December 14, 2019

Sokoto state government has called for public support towards the enactment of the children protection law aimed at making them better adults. News Agency of ... Read More

Army arrests bandits in Sokoto

admin- June 25, 2019

The Army has arrested three suspects in Sokoto State it described as notorious bandits. The army spokesman, Col. Sagir Musa, in a statement in Abuja ... Read More

Army nabs notorious bandits in Sokoto

admin- June 25, 2019

The Army has arrested three suspects in Sokoto State it described as notorious bandits. The army spokesman, Col. Sagir Musa, in a statement on Monday ... Read More

Sokoto Assembly confirms Tambuwal’s 26 commissioner-nominees

admin- June 6, 2019

The Sokoto State House of Assembly on Thursday confirmed the 26 commissioner-nominees presented to it by Gov. Aminu Tambuwal. Tambuwal, who is of the Peoples ... Read More

Sokoto APC Receives More Defectors From PDP, SDP

Abdul Jimoh- February 15, 2019

With barely 24 hours  to  the Presidential and National Assembly elections, the  All Progressives Congress (APC), in Sokoto state has  received  no fewer than 100,000 ... Read More

Mental Health Experts Creates Awareness in Sokoto

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 22, 2018

Psychiatrists have embarked on community sensitization in Sokoto State to raise awareness of mental health and management among residents. A Consultant from Aminu Kano Teaching ... Read More

NAFDAC Discovers Bakeries Using Banned Substances in Sokoto State

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 14, 2018

The Sokoto State Command of the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has discovered some bakeries using prohibited Potassium Bromide and Saccharine ... Read More

Sanitation: Mobile court convicts 50 offenders in Sokoto

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 27, 2017

An environmental sanitation mobile court in Sokoto metropolis on Saturday convicted 50 persons for allegedly flouting monthly sanitation regulations. The Secretary to the mobile court, ... Read More

NSCDC Discovers Illegal Refinery In Sokoto

Abdul Jimoh- August 18, 2017

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) said it had discovered an illegal refinery, operated in a rented apartment in Sokoto state. The NSCDC ... Read More

Sokoto State Attorney General Has No Right To Take over EFCC’s Case

AMT Tanimu- May 8, 2017

Wilson Uwujaren, Abuja: Barely a week after a controversial ruling by Justice Idrissa Kolo of the Federal High Court sitting in Sokoto which authorised the ... Read More

Minister of Water Resources Meets Sokoto Governor Tambuwal

admin- March 15, 2017

Water resources minister, Suleiman Adamu says he will continue to strengthen ties with private organizations and state governments to bring back the irrigation system to ... Read More

NLC Communique On The State Of The Nation

Henry Solomon- November 24, 2016

The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has issued a communique after its meeting at Dankani Guest Palace Hotel, Sokoto on ... Read More

News Summary on NTA, 9th Nov 2016; Buhari Inaugurates Edo State University, U.S Election Update, etc.

admin- November 9, 2016

President Buhari Inaugurates Edo State University   President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his administration’s commitment to meet the needs of the ordinary people through provision of ... Read More