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Sokoto, Kano, Osun announce public holiday to mark Islamic New Year

Sokoto, Kano, Osun announce public holiday to mark Islamic New Year

Sokoto, Kano, Osun announce public holiday to mark Islamic New Year
Restructuring: No group has the right to issue quit notice to anyone - Sultan

Restructuring: No group has the right to issue quit notice to anyone - Sultan

The Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar III, has said Nigeria’s unity is non-negotiable despite the constant agitations for the restructuring of the country.

Restructuring: No group has the right to issue quit notice to anyone - Sultan
BREAKING: Sultan of Sokoto declares September 1 as Sallah

BREAKING: Sultan of Sokoto declares September 1 as Sallah

The Sultan of Sokoto and Chairman Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has declared September 1, 2017 as Eid-el-Kabir day.

BREAKING: Sultan of Sokoto declares September 1 as Sallah
See what Governor Yari did when he saw accident victims on his way to Sokoto (photos)

See what Governor Yari did when he saw accident victims on his way to Sokoto (photos)

Governor AbdulAziz Yari of Zamfara in a highly commendably gesture stopped his convoy when he came across accident victims on his way from Talata Mafara.

See what Governor Yari did when he saw accident victims on his way to Sokoto (photos)
Igbos can’t vacate North because they are in all communities in the region - PDP chieftain

Igbos can’t vacate North because they are in all communities in the region - PDP chieftain

Walid Jibrin, chairman of Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP), has said that those calling themselves Arewa youth may not be the original indigene of the region.

Igbos can’t vacate North because they are in all communities in the region - PDP chieftain
Sokoto governor donates truck load of food and cash to parents of quadruplets (photos)

Sokoto governor donates truck load of food and cash to parents of quadruplets (photos)

The Sokoto state government has donated a truck-load of food, baby items and cash to the parents of new quadruplets who were delivered on Monday, August 7.

Sokoto governor donates truck load of food and cash to parents of quadruplets (photos)
An tsige mataimakin shugaban majalisar dokokin jihar Sokoto

An tsige mataimakin shugaban majalisar dokokin jihar Sokoto

An tsige mataimakin shugaban majalisan dokoki na jihar Sokoto,Kabiru Ibrahim.Kakakin majalsian dokokin jihar, Hon Salihu Maidaji ya sanar manema labarai

An tsige mataimakin shugaban majalisar dokokin jihar Sokoto
Why the Sultan of Sokoto has rejected restructuring; what he wants instead

Why the Sultan of Sokoto has rejected restructuring; what he wants instead

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, on Monday August 13, called on Nigerians to focus on devolution of ‘dams’ rather than restructuring the country.

Why the Sultan of Sokoto has rejected restructuring; what he wants instead
Suspected child kidnapper nabbed after his victim identified him (photos)

Suspected child kidnapper nabbed after his victim identified him (photos)

A NAIJ.com reader sent in the story of a suspected child kidnapper who was apprehended after a little girl he had tried to kidnap earlier, identified him.

Suspected child kidnapper nabbed after his victim identified him (photos)
Group calls for sack of lecturer over alleged plagiarism

Group calls for sack of lecturer over alleged plagiarism

A group, Sokoto Transparency Network has called for the sack of a lecturer, Mr. Abubakar Bako Tambuwal at the state University over alleged plagiarism.

Group calls for sack of lecturer over alleged plagiarism
Governors Tambuwal, others mourn as top appointee pass on in Sokoto (Photo)

Governors Tambuwal, others mourn as top appointee pass on in Sokoto (Photo)

For officials of the Sokoto state government, Saturday, July 29 is one of the worst days as the administration of Governor Waziri Tambuwal lost an appointee.

Governors Tambuwal, others mourn as top appointee pass on in Sokoto (Photo)
Update: We approved the N500m which was transferred to the account of the sultan’s aide - Sokoto govt. finally responds to EFCC

Update: We approved the N500m which was transferred to the account of the sultan’s aide - Sokoto govt. finally responds to EFCC

Sokoto State govt. has reacted to a recent development about the sultan of Sokoto allegedly being implicated by the EFCC in a suspicious N500m bank transfer.

Update: We approved the N500m which was transferred to the account of the sultan’s aide - Sokoto govt. finally responds to EFCC
Asibiti ta gudanar da aikin canjin gwiwa a Wamakko (hotuna)

Asibiti ta gudanar da aikin canjin gwiwa a Wamakko (hotuna)

Ya ce, 'an gudanar da aikin ne da likitoci na asibitin da abokan aikinsu daga asibitin orthopedic na kasar, Dala a jihar Kano.Aikin ya kama miliyan biyu.

Asibiti ta gudanar da aikin canjin gwiwa a Wamakko (hotuna)
Great News! Sokoto state-owned hospital performs successful bilateral total knee surgery on 50-year-old woman (See Photos)

Great News! Sokoto state-owned hospital performs successful bilateral total knee surgery on 50-year-old woman (See Photos)

In a landmark medical procedure, a successful bilateral total knee surgery has been performed by the Sokoto state-owned Orthopaedic Hospital, Wamakko.

Great News! Sokoto state-owned hospital performs successful bilateral total knee surgery on 50-year-old woman (See Photos)
Emir of Tsafe Alhaji Habibu Aliyu dies at 62

Emir of Tsafe Alhaji Habibu Aliyu dies at 62

Alhaji Aliyu who died on Wednesday, July 26, at the age of sixty two and his remains is expected to be buried in the palace at his hometown of Tsafe at 2pm.

Emir of Tsafe Alhaji Habibu Aliyu dies at 62
Two governors receive Osinbajo in Sokoto as dignitaries await his arrival in Zamfara (photos)

Two governors receive Osinbajo in Sokoto as dignitaries await his arrival in Zamfara (photos)

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, July 18, arrived Sokoto airport on his way to Zamfara for a one day working visit. He was received by Tambuwal

Two governors receive Osinbajo in Sokoto as dignitaries await his arrival in Zamfara (photos)
Saraki visits Sokoto to commiserate with Tambuwal on Wamakko's demise (photos)

Saraki visits Sokoto to commiserate with Tambuwal on Wamakko's demise (photos)

The Senate President Bukola Saraki visited Sokoto state to commiserate with the state governor Aminu Tambuwal and the people over the death of a lawmaker.

Saraki visits Sokoto to commiserate with Tambuwal on Wamakko's demise (photos)
President Buhari sends message to Nigeria, mourns deceased Sokoto lawmaker

President Buhari sends message to Nigeria, mourns deceased Sokoto lawmaker

President Buhari believes that Wamakko left at a time that his services were most desired by the country, describing him as gentle and uncontroversial.

President Buhari sends message to Nigeria, mourns deceased Sokoto lawmaker
Sultan of Sokoto reveals GEJ's involvement in controversy rocking CRK, IRS school curriculum

Sultan of Sokoto reveals GEJ's involvement in controversy rocking CRK, IRS school curriculum

The Sultan of Sokoto Abubakar Sa'ad has said that religious leaders pushed Jonathan administration into changing the status of the CRK and IRS in schools.

Sultan of Sokoto reveals GEJ's involvement in controversy rocking CRK, IRS school curriculum
Obasanjo is a committed leader - Former Sokoto governor Bafarwa shares his thoughts on restructuring

Obasanjo is a committed leader - Former Sokoto governor Bafarwa shares his thoughts on restructuring

A former governor of Sokoto state Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa has said that the solution to Nigeria's problem is not restructuring as strongly clamoured for.

Obasanjo is a committed leader - Former Sokoto governor Bafarwa shares his thoughts on restructuring
UPDATED: Abdullahi Wammako, another Nigeria National Assembly member dies, body taken to Sokoto for burial

UPDATED: Abdullahi Wammako, another Nigeria National Assembly member dies, body taken to Sokoto for burial

Abdullahi Wammako, a member of House of Representatives is dead. Wamakko who represented Kware/Wammako federal constituency of Sokoto died today July 14.

UPDATED: Abdullahi Wammako, another Nigeria National Assembly member dies, body taken to Sokoto for burial
Jami’ar tarayya da ke Sokoto ta kori Malami bisa zargin musanyar sakamakon jarabawa

Jami’ar tarayya da ke Sokoto ta kori Malami bisa zargin musanyar sakamakon jarabawa

Mataimakin shugaban makarantar watom V.C Farfesa Abdullahi Zuru, ya bayyana haka ne ga manema labarai a Sokoto a yau 24 ga watan Yuni 2017 amma ya ki ya bayyana

Jami’ar tarayya da ke Sokoto ta kori Malami bisa zargin musanyar sakamakon jarabawa
BREAKING: Federal High Court upholds Tambuwal's election as Sokoto governor

BREAKING: Federal High Court upholds Tambuwal's election as Sokoto governor

he court, presided by Justice Gabriel Kolawole said the application challenging the correctness of the APC primary election lacked merit and is dismissed.

BREAKING: Federal High Court upholds Tambuwal's election as Sokoto governor
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