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As Sokoto PDP Rejects Election Results

Though the presidential and National Assembly election has come and gone with winners and losers announced like every other contest, the legions of complaint that trailed the election makes room for questioning. Naturally human beings are averse to admitting defeat, except those with strong sense of sportsmanship. And even those …

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Tambuwal confirms 16 killed in fresh bandits’ attack on Sokoto

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has confirmed the death of 16 people in a fresh banditry at Dalijan, Rakkoni and Kalhu communities in the Rabah Local Government Area of the state. Tambuwal made the announcement at a news conference on Tuesday in Sokoto, saying that the incident occurred on …

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APC vs PDP: Why Sokoto residents won’t re-elect Gov. Tambuwal – Umar

The House of Representatives member-elect for Shagari-Yabo federal constituency, Abubakar Umar, has given reason why residents of Sokoto State would not re-elect Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal Umar, while addressing newsmen in the state on Sunday, said Tambuwal would not be re-elected on Saturday because he has done nothing for Sokoto …

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Buhari wins 19 LGAs, Atiku 4, in Sokoto state

President Buhari and APC chieftains during the campaign for the 2019 general elections President Muhammadu Buhari has won 19 local government areas in Sokoto state while Atiku Abubakar got four in Saturday’s Presidential election. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the results were collated and declared on Monday …

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Wamakko re-elected as Sokoto-North senator, APC wins Reps seat

Leke Baiyewu Adeniyi Olugbemi, Sokoto The lawmaker representing Sokoto North Senatorial District, Senator Aliyu Wamakko, has won his re-election bid. The All Progressives Congress candidate defeated his Peoples Democratic Party opponent, Ahmed Muhammad-Maccido, by 172,980 votes to 138,922 votes. The Returning Officer, Sokoto North Senatorial District, Prof. Atiku Garba Yahaya, …

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Tambuwal seeks America’s help in governorship election

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has appealed to the United States Government to intervene in the prevention of what he called, ‘alleged harassment of electorate’ in next week’s governorship and state assembly elections. Tambuwal Zamfara APC Crisis: President Buhari in closed door meeting with Gov. Yari Tambuwal made the …

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Atiku reacts to fresh killings in Sokoto, Kaduna

Former Vice President and presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the loss of lives in latest bandits’ attacks in Sokoto and Kaduna states. DAILY POST had reported that Gov Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State confirmed the death of 16 people in a fresh …

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Failed Politicians Have no Business Seeking Re-election, Says Sokoto SDP Guber Candidate

By Onuminya Innocent in Sokoto The governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Sokoto State, Hon. Abubakar Mohammed Sadiq, has said those who were entrusted with people’s mandate and failed have no business seeking reelection. He stated this Saturday while interacting with journalists at the party secretariat in …

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Buhari wins 9 of 23 LGAs in Sokoto, Atiku 3

President Muhammadu Buhari has won nine local government areas in Sokoto state while Atiku Abubakar got three in the ongoing collation of results for Saturday Presidential election. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that results of 12 local governments were declared at the presidential election collation centre which went …

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Wamakko donates N4.25m to families of 17 persons killed in Sokoto

By Babatunde Jimoh Chairman of  Northern Senators Forum, Senator Aliyu  Wamakko,  has donated N4,250,000 to the families of the 17 persons killed by bandits in Kalhu, Rakkoni and Dalijan communities, Rabah Local Government  Area of Sokoto State. Aliyu Wamakko In a statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity,  …

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