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Thugs attack refugee commissioner, officials in Sokoto

Political thugs believed to have sympathies for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday attacked the Federal Commissioner National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCRMIDP), Mrs. Sadiya Umar Farouk and her team in Gandi town, Rabah local government area of Sokoto state. It took the intervention of …

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NAF deploy aircrafts on special operations in Sokoto

Air Vice Marshal Isiaka Amao, the Air Officer Commanding (AOC), Tactical Air Command (TAC), disclosed this to newsmen on Saturday at the arrival of Special Force at Sultan Abubakar III International Airport, Sokoto. Amao said the deployment to Sokoto was fulfillment of the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal …

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Bandits’ Attacks: FG donates relief materials to Sokoto IDPs

Federal Government yesterday donated relief materials to thousands of villagers displaced following recent bandits’ attacks on three villages in Rabah local government area of Sokoto state. The items included 210 bags of Rice, 210 bags of maize, 210 bags of millet, 151 gallons of palm oil, 70 cartons of Groundnut …

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Wamakko reacts as 5796 PDP member defect to APC in Sokoto

– The immediate governor of Sokoto state, Senator Aliyu Wamakko, has expressed joy over the recent defection to All Progressive Congress in the state – Reacting to the defection of 5,796 members of PDP and other parties to All Progressives Congress, Wamakko said it is suggestive of APC political strength …

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100 Danfodiyo varsity students targeted for entrepreneurship training in Sokoto

One hundred students of the Usmanu Danfodiyo University (UDUS)  are to benefit from an entrepreneurship training for students in Sokoto state. The training was organized by the Sokoto State Students Association, UDUS branch in collaboration with the 21st Century Entrepreneurs Team. Speaking at the flag off of the three-day training …

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Shagari’s demise: Saraki to lead delegation to Sokoto

The National Industrial Court, Sokoto State division, on Thursday ordered the reinstatement of a Permanent Secretary, Suleiman Sarkin-Fulani, who was compulsorily retired by the Sokoto State Government. The court also directed payment of Sarkin-Fulani’s full entitlements. Justice Kiyashot Demlak said the claimant had successfully proved his case of wrongful retirement …

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APC supporters troop out to Sokoto stadium for Buhari’s campaign rally

– Thousands of supporters of the All Progressives Congress have thronged the Giginya stadium in Sokoto state – The APC loyalists filled the stadium to the brim as president takes the train of his campaign to the seat of caliphate – After the Sokoto event, the president is expected to …

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