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    Politics Kukah hits President Buhari hard.. says he has promoted tribalism, religion in military, others – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The Bishop of Sokoto Catholic Diocese, Bishop Matthew Kukah, on Tuesday hit President Mohammed Buhari hard. The cleric assessed the Buhari regime and concluded the.... Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Buhari running the most nepotistic government in Nigeria’s history – Bishop Kukah –

    Bishop of Sokoto Catholic Diocese, Mathew Kukah, has berated President Muhammadu Buhari over the security situation in the country. Kukah, a fierce critic of the Buhari's administration... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Kukah: Buhari has pushed Nigeria to the brink – Newtelegraph

    Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah, has told President Muhammadu Buhari that he has pushed Nigeria to the … Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Nigeria Not Worth Dying For – Bishop Kukah – Nairaland

    The Bishop of Sokoto Catholic Diocese, Mathew Kukah, on Tuesday, in Kaduna, expressed displeasure with the alleged poor management of Nigeria. The Bishop stated this in his homily at the Good Shepherd Major Seminary, Kaukau, Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State before the.... Read...
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    Metro Family appeal for justice over alleged abduction of 16-year-old girl in Sokoto – Vanguard News

    Alhaji Bello Danjumu’a, the father of an underage girl, Hauwa’u, who was allegedly abducted for 34 days and sexually abused, has appealed to the authorities to ensure justice on the issue...... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Sokoto to take N65.7bn Loan for Agriculture, Infrastructure Devt – Thisdaylive

    Sokoto State government Friday said it will soon procure a N65.7billion loan to fast track agricultural development, housing, health, water resources, judiciary and service delivery. The loan, according to the state government, will be procured from internal financial sources.... Read more...
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    Metro Saudi Arabian NGO donates N317m to orphans in Sokoto – P.M. News

    The International Islamic Relief Organization (IIRO), on Friday flagged-off disbursement of N317 million assistance to 1,176 orphans in Sokoto state. The beneficiaries were from less privileged families across the 23 local government areas in the state.... Read more via P.M. News –...
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    Politics Insecurity: Tone Down Your Anger, Governor Tambuwal Tells Religious Leaders – Sahara Reporters

    Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, has asked religious leaders in the country to "tone down" their anger over escalating insecurity in the country. Tambuwal said President Muhammadu Buhari was doing his best to fight insecurity and that the anger targeted at him was misplaced...
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    Politics Gov. Tambuwal emerges Chairman, PDP Governors’ Forum – Pulse Nigeria News

    Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has emerged as Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum. Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo state disclosed this at the 88th PDP National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting on Monday in Abuja..... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News –...
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    Metro There is no country where killers walk freely like Nigeria – Kukah – Daily Post Nigeria

    Bishop Matthew Kukah of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, has lamented that there was no place in the world where human lives were slaughtered anyhow without the perpetrators caught and brought to face justice like in Nigeria. He spoke at the 3rd General Assembly and peace … Read more...
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    Politics Sokoto: Supreme Court upholds Aminu Tambuwal’s election - Nairaland

    The Supreme Court has upheld the March 23rd 2019 election of Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State governorship. Tambuwal was the PDP candidate in the election. In a unanimous judgment delivered by Justice Uwani Abba-Aji, the apex court dismissed the appeal filed by APC governorship...
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    Metro Fire guts market in Sokoto (photos) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    A fire outbreak at the old market in Sokoto on Tuesday, destroyed about 20 shops. Mustapha Abubakar, the Head of Operations in Sokoto Fire Service, who confirmed the incident today, said that the inferno started at about 11:00 p.m on Monday and lasted till..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s...
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    Politics Tambuwal directs payment of N30,000 new minimum wage from January – Pulse Nigeria

    Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has directed that the new minimum wage of N30,000 be paid to the state civil servants from January 2020. He also ordered for the immediate verification of personnel to possibly weed out ghost workers on the payroll. The governor gave … Read more via Pulse...
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    Metro Sokoto lawmaker slumps, dies on the way to hospital –

    A member of the Sokoto state House of Assembly, Isa Harisu, slumped and later died on his way to the hospital on Monday, December 30......... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Sokoto Election: Tambuwal wins in court as appeal court makes final decision

    The Appeal Court sitting in Sokoto state on Friday upheld the election of Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal as duly elected The four-man panel in a unanimous decision upheld Tambuwal’s election after dismissing the appeal filed by the Appellant and governorship candidate of the All Progressives...
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    Politics Nigeria: Sultan Urges Nigerian Muslims to Demand Hijab Use Through Legal Means –

    The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, on Sunday enjoined Muslims across the country to always demand their rights, whenever they are being denied, within the ambit of the law.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro EFCC Raids Sokoto INEC Office, Quizzes Principal Officers – Tori News

    According to The Nation, the Sokoto Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday raided Sokoto office of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC). The anti -graft agency is said to have cordoned the office leading .... Read more via Tori News –...
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    Metro Horror! Soldiers Kill Woman And Student For Insulting Officer’s Girlfriend In Sokoto (Photos) – Tori News

    There was bloodshed in Mabera area of Sokoto after soldiers killed two students for making jest of an officer’s girlfriend.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro EFCC arraigns three for vote buying in Sokoto – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Sokoto Zonal Office has arraigned Aminu Umar Gagi, Ibrahim Ahmed and Aliyu Suleiman before Justice Isah Muhammad Bargaja of the Sokoto State High Court on three-count charges bordering on conspiracy and bribery. Trouble started … Read more...
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    Politics FG hopefully will complete Oyo-Ogbomoso road by early 2021 ―Highway Director – Vanguard Nigeria

    Mr Funsho Adebiyi, Director, Highways, Southwest, Federal Ministry of Works and Housing, has said that government is committed to the speedy completion of Oyo- Ogbomoso road and other ongoing road projects in the.... Read more via Vanguard Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...