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    Everybody knows I live a simple life since I was a teacher – Ex-governor denies knowledge...

    Aliyu Wamakko, a former governor of Sokoto state, has denied receiving any invitation to appear before the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged corrupt practices claiming he had lived a simple life. Wamakko told members of the correspondent..... Read more via...
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    Metro How Nigerian govt made Boko Haram richer – Kukah - Dailypost Ng

    The Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah, has alleged that the Nigerian government has made members of the Boko Haram insurgents richer through ransom. Kukah said there was urgent need for the government to accommodate the complaints of the aggrieved persons and put...
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    Metro Police recover 948 arms in Sokoto – Tribune Ng

    The Police Command in Sokoto State said it had recovered 948 guns under the state amnesty programme and police operations in last 24 months. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Murtala Mani, disclosed this at a news conference in Sokoto on Wednesday, Mani said the recovered and...
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    Politics Bafarawa, ex-PDP govs clash over N500m donation to APC in 2014 - Punch Ng

    A former governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa, has alleged that the five Peoples Democratic Party governors, who defected to the All Progressives Congress in 2014, paid N100m each, before they were admitted into the then opposition party. The former PDP governors, who defected to the APC...
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    Metro NAFDAC discovers bakeries using potassium bromide in Sokoto – TODAY.NG

    File Photo The Sokoto State Command of the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has discovered some bakeries using prohibited Potassium Bromide and Saccharine substances in Sokoto metropolis. The State Coordinator, Malam Hamis Yahaya, told newsmen on Wednesday in...
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    Business NNPC intensifies search in Sokoto, other basins, targets huge investment in oil & gas –...

    The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is intensifying search for oil in the Sokoto and other basins stressing that it is eyeing massive investments in the nation’s Oil and Gas Industry with a view to improving the nation’s revenue and creating jobs for the citizenry. … via...
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    Politics APC Candidate Wins Bye-Election In Sokoto

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared APC candidate, Alhaji Abdullahi Kalambaina, as winner of Saturday’s Kware/Wamakko Federal Constituency’s bye-election in Sokoto State. Kalambaina polled 31,288 votes to defeat his closest rival, Alhaji Aminu Bello-Kware of...
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    Politics Tambuwal to Spend N195m on 14.5 km Roads in Sokoto

    Sokoto State Government under the governorship of former House of Reps Speaker Aminu Tambuwal on Thursday said it would construct 14.5 km roads at about N 195.9 million. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Health Commissioner, Dr Balarabe Kakale, announced this in Sokoto on...
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    Politics Nigeria's Arms Deal: Over 90% of Nigerians Are Corrupt - Bafarawa

    Two-term governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, was has stated that it would take president Muhammadu Buhari years to eliminate corruption from Nigeria. According to Bafarawa, over 90 per cent of Nigerians are corrupt and as such it would be difficult for the current government to...
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    Metro Shi'ite: Over 200 Nigerian Muslim Leaders To Meet in Abuja Over Zaria Killings

    The leadership of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, has summoned an emergency “expanded general purpose meeting ” over last week’s massacre of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Premium Times reports. The NSCIA is the highest Islamic body in Nigeria, under the...
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    Metro Sultan of Sokoto Speaks On Miltary-Shi'itee Clash in Zaria

    Sa’ad Abubakar, the sultan of Sokoto, has warned the federal government not to allow the crisis between the military and the Shi’ite Islamic Movement of Nigeria go out of hand. According to The Cable, the monarch called on President Muhammadu Buhari to constitute a judicial commission of...
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    Politics PDP, Reps, Anenih, Bafarawa, Others Involved in N30b Loot

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will today begin the trial of a former National Security Adviser (NSA), Mr. Sambo Dasuki, ex-Minister of Finance Bashir Yuguda and a former Director of Finance in the Office of the National Security Adviser, Mr. Shuaibu Salisu as well as six...
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    Metro Police IG Arase's Claim 90,000 Officers Killed in Boko Haram Insurgency False - allAfrica

    Nigeria's House of Representatives resolved last Wednesday to investigate claims earlier in the month by Nigeria's inspector-general of police, Solomon Arase, that 90,000 police officers have been "lost" to the Boko Haram insurgency since 2011. "Based on the figure at disposal, we have 90,000...
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    Metro Tambuwal Rewards 3 Cleanest Communities With N2.25m

    Sokoto State Government on Sunday gave out N 2.25 million as reward to the three cleanest communities in Sokoto metropolis and its environs. A statement signed by Tambuwal’s spokesman, Imam Imam, said the N1 million top prize was claimed by Zone One, made up of Nigerian Army’s Giwa Barracks...
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    Politics Ministerial Screening: Finally, Senate screens Aisha Abubakar

    The Senate, today, screened Aisha Abubakar from Sokoto at the on going ministerial screening. Senators from Sokoto state have finally endorsed the ministerial nomination of Aisha Abubakar and urge the senate to screen and confirm her nominee. She was also the last ministerial nominee to be...
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