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PDP tackles Oshiomhole, accuses him of ‘politicising injustice’

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Kindly Share This Story:Adams Oshimhole By Dirisu Yakubu The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in a statement signed by its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan has chided the All Progressives Congress, APC,...

Sat Jan 18th, 2020     Read More →

Sultan seeks better deal for fallen heroes, environment

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Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar (left); Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hazmat; Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo; and the Elegushi of Ikate, Oba Saheed Elegushi, during...

Fri Jan 17th, 2020     Read More →

Muslim personalities commended for developmental efforts

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The Governor of Borno State, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum as emerged the Nigerian Muslim Personality of the Year 2019, going by the assessment of an Islamic newspaper, Muslim News. Zulum, a...

Fri Jan 17th, 2020     Read More →

INEC partners EFCC, others agencies, to ensure transparent rerun elections in Sokoto

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has pledged to collaborate with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and other agencies to ensure transparency in the conduct of...

Thu Jan 16th, 2020     Read More →

Tambuwal urges NASS to pass Legion Establishment Bill

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Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto state has called on the National Assembly to hasten the process of passing the bill for the amendment of the Nigeria Legion Establishment Act. The Bill is...

Wed Jan 15th, 2020     Read More →

How Supreme Court postponed fate of seven governors till today

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Party supporters in a free-for-all fight before the Supreme Court suspended proceeding for the seven governorship election cases till today in Abuja …yesterday. PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA<br...

Tue Jan 14th, 2020     Read More →

Governorship elections: Supreme Court suspends sitting as a panel member falls sick

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Nigeria’s Supreme Court Monday suspended the governorship appeals brought before it as one of the justices fell sick shortly after the court began sitting on Monday. The seven-man panel was...

Mon Jan 13th, 2020     Read More →

Celebrating Tambuwal at 54

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Today, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto State, clocks 54. Like previous years the day will be marked low-key. Not that there are no reasons to roll out the drums and call a...

Fri Jan 10th, 2020     Read More →

Foundation lauds FG on Dasuki’s release

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The Sambo Dasuki Foundation has commended the Federal Government for the release of retired Col. Sambo Dasuki the former National Security Advisor (NSA) from detention. Malam Suleiman Galadima,...

Fri Jan 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Zamfara State earmarks N7 billion for new Government House

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The Zamfara government has earmarked N7 billion in the 2020 budget for the construction of a new Government House, according to the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Bala Bello. Bello...

Thu Jan 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Sokoto Assembly passes two executive bills into law

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The Sokoto State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed two executive bills into law to provide for the establishment of fiscal responsibility agency and to generate sufficient revenue for the...

Tue Dec 31st, 2019     Read More →

Sokoto Assembly member slumps, dies

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Alhaji Isa Harisu, a member of the Sokoto State House of Assembly, on Monday, slumped and died when he arrived at the office complex to attend the day’s plenary. Deputy Speaker Abubakar...

Mon Dec 30th, 2019     Read More →

Experts decry low budget allocations for road infrastructure

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Amid the daunting task of funding the nations’ infrastructural deficit estimated at a cost of $878 billion by 2040, there are concerns on the ability of government’s budgetary...

Mon Dec 30th, 2019     Read More →

Dukku Warriors lift Dr Sanusi Cup

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Dukku Warriors on Friday defeated Abubakar Malami FC in the championship match of the seventh edition of Dr. Mohammed Sanusi State Super League staged at the Dukku Barracks football ground....

Mon Dec 30th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos government promises to protect residents’ choice of religion

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The Lagos State Government says it will continue to protect the right of residents to practise the religion of their choices. Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State said this on Friday at the 34th...

Fri Dec 27th, 2019     Read More →