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Polls: No breach of law in Sokoto – Police

The Sokoto State Police Command said security operatives ensured peaceful polls in the state and that there was no breach of law. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, ASP Abubakar Sadiq Muhammad, who disclosed this while commenting on security during Saturday’s general elections, said  there was nothing that …

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PDP will accept results in good faith -Tambuwal

– The Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has said that the PDP will accept whatsoever outcome of the general elections – The governor, however, expressed optimsim at the turnout of electorates at his polling unit – Tambuwal said the electoral are more politically aware and ready to exercise their civil …

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Tambuwal gives condition for accepting results

Leke Baiyewu and Adeniyi Olugbemi Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has said he is “so far” satisfied with the conduct of the presidential and National Assembly elections but insists the Peoples Democratic Party will only accept results of a transparent election. Tambuwal expressed his satisfaction with the exercise after …

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Buhari vs Atiku: Results of 9 LGAs of Sokoto emerge

Results of presidential election from 9 Local Government Areas, in Sokoto State have been announced. The presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari, is currently leading in the State. He has won Wamakko, Isa, Kware, Silame, Bodinga, Yabo and Sokoto South LGAs while Atiku won in …

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#NigeriaDecides2019: Voting Peaceful Amidst Large Turnout In Sokoto

Voting in the ongoing Presidential and National Assembly in going on peacefully in Sokoto State with large turnout of voters. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that voters were on queue at Gagi, Nakasari, Unguwar Rogo, Gobirawa wards as well as Bauchi and Emir Yahaya roads while election officials …

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2019 polls : NRM forges alliance with APC in Sokoto

One of the registered political parties in Nigeria, the National Rescue Movement  (NRM), has thrown its weight behind the All Progressives Congress  (APC ), in Sokoto State, according to its  State Chairman, Alhaji Sabo Muhammad. Sokoto Alhaji Sabo Muhammad disclosed this during a visit to the leader of the APC …

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Buhari wins Sokoto govt house, Sultan’s palace

Buhari wins Sokoto govt house, Sultan’s palace President Muhammdu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has won at a polling unit inside the Sokoto Government House, and another at the Sultan’s palace in Sokoto metropolis. Mr Buhari’s APC polled 190 at polling unit 008 at the government house, against …

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Large turnout, vehicular movement as soldiers occupy Sokoto roads

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja There is a huge presence of soldiers in the ancient city of Sokoto, Sokoto State as residents troop out in large numbers to the various polling centres‎. The soldiers manned the major roads and roundabout in the city, passing only those on election duty and with their …

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BREAKING: APC Agents Caught Thumb-Printing For Other Voters In Sokoto (Video)

All Progressives Congress (APC) agents in Sokoto State have been caught on tape voting on behalf of voters, by placing their fingers beside the APC logo on the ballot paper and then passing on the paper to another agent to drop into the ballot box. The incident happened at Kammanda, Polling …

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NIGERIA: NERC commissions Torankawa’s 60 kW solar park in Sokoto

Torankawa is a locality located in Sokoto State, northwestern Nigeria. Here, the populations have been disconnected from the national electricity grid for the past 5 years, partly because of the obsolescence of the infrastructure. Until now, they have used mini-grids that do not provide continuous electricity. The situation has changed …

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