Latest Stories in Sokoto

 

Hospitals restrict, suspend visits to patients

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To curtail the spread of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), hospitals have begun restriction and even suspension of visits to their patients. Federal Neuro Psychiatric Hospital (FNPH) Kware,...

Fri Mar 27th, 2020     Read More →

UPDATED: Lagos to discharge six COVID-19 patients

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Kindly Share This Story: The Special Assistant to the Lagos State Governor on Health, Dr Tunde Ajayi, on Thursday via his twitter handle disclosed that six of the patients at the Infectious...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

Court sentences PTDF scammer 10 years

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Sokoto Zonal Office, yesterday secured the conviction of one Mobuse John before Hon. Justice Muhammad Sifawa of Sokoto State High Court, for...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

NDLEA arrest two suspects over sale of hard drugs in Abia

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Kindly Share This Story: By Ugochukwu Alaribe Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Abia State Command, have arrested two persons for dealing on hard drugs at Umuokoro and...

Wed Mar 25th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari approves procedure for appointment of new Perm Secs

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the procedure for the appointment of new permanent secretaries to fill the existing vacancies in 16 states of the federation. In a statement signed by Mrs...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari's chief of staff Abba Kyari tests positive for coronavirus

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The Chief of Staff of the Nigerian president, Abba Kyari, has tested positive for coronavirus, multiple sources said on Tuesday. Kyari, a close ally to President Muhammadu Buhari, was away in...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Nabena takes over as APC’s acting National Publicity Secretary

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The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the Governing All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Yekini Nabena, said that he had taken over the office of Malam Lanre Issa-Onilu in acting capacity in...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

A celebration of Olawale Oshun at 70

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Growing up at Oke-Bola Ibadan, behind the famous Ibadan Boys High School and Papa Chief Obafemi Awolowo’s House, and even attending the Primary School section of that School, exposed me to...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Group seeks Allah’s intervention in Sokoto to curtal spread

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A group in Sokoto State, Unity Forum has organized a special prayer session invoking the Divine intervention over prevention and curtailing the spread of CONVID 19. Group leaders, Alhaji Bello...

Sat Mar 21st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Governors constitute sub-committee, pledge functional isolation centres

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Kindly Share This Story: The Nigeria Governors‘ Forum (NGF) has set up a seven-member sub-committee to review the trend of the Coronavirus and global failing in petroleum price, as well...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

Government searches for contacts of five new coronavirus suspects

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Nigeria took sweeping measures yesterday to check the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as the country and the rest of the world continued to face last-minute disruptions to schedules and...

Thu Mar 19th, 2020     Read More →

Ban on commercial motorcycles takes off in Sokoto

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Kindly Share This Story:…Full Compliance On Day 1 File: Commercial Motocycle riders By Nasiru Suleiman There has been full compliance with the ban placed on commercial motorcycle and...

Tue Mar 17th, 2020     Read More →

NDLEA arrests 12 suspected mobile drugs peddlers in Sokoto

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National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), says it has arrested 12 suspected mobile drugs peddlers including those who specialised in using charms to evade arrest in Sokoto State. Mr Yakibu...

Sun Mar 15th, 2020     Read More →

NOTAP begins zonal launch of technology storyboard initiative

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Director-General of NOTAP, Dr. DanAzumi Mohammed Ibrahim The National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP) has commenced the zonal launching of the Technology Story Board (TSB)...

Fri Mar 13th, 2020     Read More →

Recruitment of more female lecturers curb sexual harassment – Senior lecturer

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Bawa, who is the only female lecturer in the Department of History in UDUS, lamented that the space in the university system for the female folks was yawning.<br />Photo: ShutterstockDr...

Mon Mar 9th, 2020     Read More →