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Former governor’s daughter dies during childbirth, buried [PHOTOS]

The daughter of former governor of Sokoto State, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, Sadiya Magatakarda Wamakko, has died. 23-year-old Sadiya Magatakarda Wamakko died following complications arising from...

SO SAD!! Man impregnates 14-year-old girl, throws baby in bush

The Sokoto State Police Command has arrested one Shuaibu Aliyu, for allegedly impregnating a 14-year-old girl and dumping the baby in a bush. The suspect...

Sokoto State rejects Atiku Abubakar

A group under the auspices of ‘Concerned Citizens of Sokoto State has dismissed as lies claims of the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic...

Aminu Tambuwal sacks Information commissioner for defecting to APC

Yesterday, Tuesday, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State sacked the Commissioner for Information, Bello Muhammad-Goronyo, following his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Tambuwal’s Director-General, Media and...

Sokoto to access $6m solid mineral intervention fund

As part of efforts to harness its abundant natural resources as well as creating job opportunities in the state, the Sokoto State Government said...

Policemen to own houses soon – DIG

The Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of Training and Development, Mr. Emmanuel Inyang, on Wednesday said arrangements have been made to enable...

National Assembly will pass 2017 budget soon – Sen. Gobir

Sokoto state senator, Ibrahim Gobir has said the National Assembly will pass the 2017 budget on May 9. Gobir disclosed this to newsmen on Saturday...

AfDB says Dangote to become largest world rice exporter

The President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Mr Akinwumi Adesina, says Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, will become the largest exporter of rice in the...

NYSC member dies of heart failure in Sokoto

Anthony Ochai, a corps member serving in Sokoto state has died of heart failure. NYSC state Coordinator, Alhaji Musa Abubakar disclosed in Sokoto on Friday,...

Sokoto Councillor donates drugs worth N2m to constituents

A councillor in Tambuwal Local Government Council of Sokoto State, Alhaji Abubakar Ibrahim( APC- Faga/Alasan),has donated assorted drugs worth over N2million to his constituents. The...