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Sokoto Assembly vows to pass bills before tenure ends

Sokoto House Assembly has restated its commitment to pass all outstanding bills before the expiration of the 8th Assembly. The Deputy Speaker, Alhaji Abubakar Magaji, who presided over its sitting Wednesday, said five bills were pending before the assembly. Magaji said four of the bills had passed the first and …

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APC alleges plan to burn INEC office in Sokoto

Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto The Sokoto State chapter of the All Progressives Congress on Tuesday alleged that there are plans to burn down the state headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission. The claim was contained in a statement made available to journalists by the party’s state Publicity Secretary, Sambo Danchadi. …

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Banditry: Troops arrest vice chairman, other informants in Zamfara, Sokoto

Troops of Operation SHARAN DAJI in Zamfara State have arrested the Vice Chairman of Anka Local Government Area, Zamfara State, Mr. Yahuza Ibrahim Wuya, based on credible intelligence report linking him to bandits in Wuya and Sunke communities. The arrest of the council’s vice chairman was confirmed in a statement …

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