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APC's Doguwa wins Kano rerun

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Former majority leader of the house of representatives, Alhassan Ado Doguwa has won Saturday rerun of his Doguwa/Tudun Wada Federal constituency. The candidate of the ruling All Progressives...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →

Troops foil Boko Haram attempt to bomb & kill hundreds of IDPs in Borno

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Kindly Share This Story:…rescue 5 humanitarian workers, Kill 14 terrorists …Kill 2 bandits in North West, rescue 13 kidnap victims Rescued women and children By Kingsley Omonobi In...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →

Sokoto Re-run: Election commences peacefully, turnout impressive

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The Saturday legislative re-run election has commenced peacefully in Sokoto with high turnout of voters in Sokoto South and Sokoto North local government areas of the state. The News Agency of...

Sat Jan 25th, 2020     Read More →

Tambuwal sues for peace, ready to work with oppositions

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Aminu Tambuwal Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has urged supporters of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and electorate to shun violence and exhibit high sense of maturity during and...

Fri Jan 24th, 2020     Read More →

Tension as INEC concludes 2019 polls

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Kindly Share This Story: …Ekpenyong, Akpabio, Jibrin, Doguwa, others know fate Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) By Clifford Ndujihe THERE is tension in some states of the...

Fri Jan 24th, 2020     Read More →

Police arrests alleged firearms manufacturer, others in Sokoto

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The Police Command in Sokoto state on Thursday says it has arrested one Yahaya Umar, in possession of five locally made firearms The police said many other suspected criminals were also arrested...

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Read More →

BREAKING: Kano PDP chairman dumps party for APC

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Kindly Share This Story: By Abdulmumin Murtala, Kano Rabiu Sulaiman Bichi, the caretaker committee Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano state has dumped the party and...

Wed Jan 22nd, 2020     Read More →

PDP commends Supreme Court judgment on Sokoto, Bauchi, others

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Kindly Share This Story:…Insists on reversal of Imo judgment Peoples Democratic Party By Dirisu Yakubu The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has commended the Supreme Court for affirming the...

Wed Jan 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Boko Haram rejects N50m ransom, kills CAN chairman

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Outrage yesterday trailed the murder of the Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Rev. Lawan Andimi after Boko Haram insurgents...

Wed Jan 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Tambuwal offers to work with opposition

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Kindly Share This Story:… As Sultan Sues for Unity Left to right: Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Saad Abubakar, Gov. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto, ex-Gov. Attahiru D. Bafarawa and the State...

Tue Jan 21st, 2020     Read More →

Osinbajo receives D8 Secretary-General in Aso Villa

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja received Amb. Ku Jaafar Ku Shaari, the Secretary-General of Developing-8(D8). Ku Shaari was in Nigeria for the official...

Tue Jan 21st, 2020     Read More →

Supreme Court to give verdict on Plateau, Bauchi at 3 pm

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PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUAThe Supreme Court has fixed judgement on the appeals filed against governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State and his Bauchi counterpart, Bala Mohammed, for 3 pm. That was after...

Mon Jan 20th, 2020     Read More →

How Sokoto communities organised special prayers ahead of Supreme Court judgment

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Some communities in Sokoto State on Sunday organised special prayer sessions ahead of Monday Supreme Court judgment for the success of the state and Gov. Aminu Tambuwal. The grand finale prayer...

Mon Jan 20th, 2020     Read More →

‘Katsina State is open to new ideas on security’

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Aminu Masari • When Governor Masari brokered peace deal with some bandits Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State held an interactive session with journalists against the backdrop of recent...

Mon Jan 20th, 2020     Read More →

Stakeholders urge actions against climate crisis

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With over 4 million Nigerians still living in land erosion areas, accounting for about $1.5 billion yearly economic losses to climate change issues, stakeholders have called for a paradigm shift...

Mon Jan 20th, 2020     Read More →