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Kidnappers of Sokoto businessman reduce ransom to N200,000

Kidnappers of Sokoto businessman reduce ransom to N200,000 Gunmen who kidnapped a 27-year-old businessman, Abubakar Kakirko, from Kikirko Village in Sokoto State, have reduced the ransom they demanded from N500,000 to N200,000. The state commissioner of police, Mohammed Abdulkadir, who gave an update on the abduction to journalists in Sokoto …

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Court upholds Tambuwal’s election as Sokoto Governor – Premium …

Court upholds Tambuwal’s election as Sokoto Governor An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has upheld the election of Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State. The court, presided by Justice Gabriel Kolawole, said the application challenging the correctness of the December 4, 2014 primary election of the All Progressives …

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Desertification: Women to turn environment green in Sokoto

Wife of Sokoto State Governor, Hajia Mairo Tambuwal  has expressed concern over desertification and drought problems in the state, noting that it  requires  the commitment of all stakeholders  including women  towards tackling the situation.  Hajiya Mairo who is founder of Maryam Mustapha  Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, MMWAT Legacy Initiative, stated this in an …

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Kidnappers of Sokoto businessman reduce ransom to N200,000 …

Kidnappers of Sokoto businessman reduce ransom to N200,000 Gunmen who kidnapped a 27-year-old businessman, Abubakar Kakirko, from Kikirko Village in Sokoto State, have reduced the ransom they demanded from N500,000 to N200,000. The state commissioner of police, Mohammed Abdulkadir, who gave an update on the abduction to journalists in Sokoto …

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Hisbah Arrests 3 Traders for Selling Expired Fruit Juice in Sokoto …

Mohammed Aminu in Sokoto The Sokoto State Hisbah Commission has arrested three traders for allegedly selling expired fruit juice and drinks to consumers in the state. The state commander of the commission, Alhaji Adamu Kasarawa, made this known Friday, while parading the suspects in Sokoto. According to him, the suspects …

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Tambuwal wins as Abuja court upholds Sokoto Governorship election

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Thursday upheld the election of the Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal. The Justice Gabriel Kolawole-led court upheld Tambuwal’s election while at the same time dismissing the application challenging the December 4, 2014 All Progressives Congress, APC, primary election which saw the emergence …

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Court upholds Tambuwal’s election as Sokoto Governor

Court upholds Tambuwal’s election as Sokoto Governor An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has upheld the election of Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State. The court, presided by Justice Gabriel Kolawole, said the application challenging the correctness of the December 4, 2014 primary election of the All Progressives …

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Kidnappers want N500,000 ransom for Sokoto bizman

By Abdallah  el-Kurebe The kidnappers of 27-year-old businessman, Alhaji Abubakar Kakirko, who was kidnapped at his Kakirko village, Wurno Local Government Area of Sokoto State, are reportedly demanding N500,000 ransom. Kidnap-syndicate Mr. Babangida Abdullahi, the state Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, made this known yesterday at a …

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Commission distributes N2.7m food items, cash as Zakkat in Sokoto

THE Sokoto State Zakkat and Endowment Commission has distributed N2.7million worth of food items and cash to needy persons in Sokoto South Local Government Council of the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the District Head of Tudun Wada, Alhaji Jibo Dallatu, disclosed this on Wednesday in …

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