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Police denies interception of thumb printed ballot papers in Sokoto

The Sokoto state police command has debunked the allegation raised by some loyalist of the All Progressives Congress that the police has intercepted thumb printed ballot papers in favour of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The Sokoto state Police Public Relations Officer, Mohammed Abubakar Sadiq said what was in custody …

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Sokoto 2019: Why Tambuwal remains the man to beat

The 2019 election season is here and as usual, Sokoto state is buzzed with related activities. As it has been in the previous three editions, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko is in the vortex of the rigmarole, intrigues and other aspects of the game. He is understandably upbeat; for good reasons. …

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Elections shift: Sokoto APC, PDP ask INEC chairman Yakubu to resign

– The Sokoto state chapter of the APC and the PDP have called on the INEC boss, Mahmood Yakubu to resign – The calls trailed the decision of the electoral commission to shift the February 16 presidential and National Assembly elections – Both APC and PDP expressed worries over the …

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