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2019: PDP can’t get it easy — Bafarawa

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By Abdallah el-Kurebe SOKOTO—A chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and former governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, has posited that until the party was ready to work...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

Lagos ASP suspended over extortion; police return N800,000 to victims

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By Kingsley Omonobi Abuja—The Nigeria Police Public Complaints Rapid Response Unit, PCRRU, working in synergy with the IGP’s X-Squad, arrested an Assistant Superintendent of Police...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

2019: PDP can’t get it easy—Bafarawa

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By Abdallah el-Kurebe Sokoto—A chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and former governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, has posited that until the party was ready to work...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

Sokoto spends N800m to build women development centres

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The Sokoto State Government has expended N800 million on the building of Women Development and Empowerment Centres in the 23 Local Governments Areas in the state. The state’s Commissioner...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

2019: PDP can’t get it on a platter of gold – Bafarawa

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By Abdallah el-Kurebe Sokoto – ‎ A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart and former governor of Sokoto state, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa has posited that until the party was ready to...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

FG releases operational allowances for troops fighting terrorism as soldier writes Buhari

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By – Kingsley Omonobi-Abuja. ..soldier writes Buhari says it is big shame we have joined the Army to defend the civilians The federal government through the Ministry of Defence, has finally...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

Parading the beauty of Nigeria’s diverse cultures

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It is wide, colourful, multi, diverse, regal, and rustic. For the commentator who ran the closing ceremony commentaries, “the dances are vigorous and rigorous”. Those are the sum...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Yari lauds FG over security operations in Zamfara

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Gov. Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara has commended the Federal Government, under the leadership of President Muhammad Buhari, over its support to tackle insecurity situation in the state. Yari...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Sokoto signs MoU with Kent University on academic, cultural exchange

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The Sokoto State Government says it has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Kent University, USA on academic and cultural exchange. Gov. Aminu Tambuwal said this in a statement signed by...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Spending of N388.304bn London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states confidential, FG tells Court

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The Federal Government has told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the record of spending of N388.304billion London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states released to the states by Federal...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Childhood diseases: Bridging the routine immunisation gap in Nigeria

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By Chioma Obinna With the commissioning of a N3.8 billion European Union – Support to Immunization Governance in Nigeria (EU-SIGN) in 23 states of the federation and the Federal Capital...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Corps members commend Gov. Tambuwal for fatherly role

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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members in Sokoto State on Saturday presented gift to Gov. Aminu Tambuwal for the fatherly role he played during their service year. The corps members who...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

PDP Chairmanship: Gbenga Daniel will succeed – Sultan 

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III has declared that a front-runner in the National Chairmanship race of the Peoples Democratic Party, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, will...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

Sen. Wamakko donates office building to NSCDC command in Sokoto State

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Sen. Aliyu Wamakko (APC Sokoto-North), has donated an office building to the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps ( NSCDC), Sokoto State Command. His Special Assistant on Media and Publicity,...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why APC govs want automatic ticket for Buhari

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Deputy Political Editor & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ALTHOUGH the National Executive Committee, NEC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has deferred an “informal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →