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Deborah Yakubu

5 Jun
Nigeria is edging towards the precipice. The long history of scant regards for the rules of engagement has caught up with us. There is loss of faith in the ability of Nigeria to protect its citizens.
24 May
The social movement of Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) has donated N250, 000 to the family of Deborah Yabuku, a student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto State, who was murdered over alleged blasphemy.
18 May
Nigerian Bar Association Section on Public Interest and Development Law (NBA-SPIDEL) has postponed its conference billed for May 22 to 26, 2022, in Sokoto State.
17 May
The police have arraigned two suspects, Bilyaminu Aliyu and Aminu Hukunci, over the lynching of Deborah Yakubu, the 200-Level Home Economics student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, on May 12.
17 May
It is heart rendering that a young lady who was a student of Sokoto College of Education was murdered in cold blood just for standing by her faith.
15 May
The pan-Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has demanded severe punishment for the killers of a female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, Miss Deborah Samuel Yakubu.
15 May
Humanists are outraged by the gruesome murder of a female college student in Sokoto, in northern Nigeria. Such a horrific act is a sordid reminder of the threat of Islamic extremism in Nigeria.
13 May
A 200- Level student of Home Economics at Shehu Shagari College of Education was yesterday, lynched by fellow students for alleged blasphemy against Prophet Muhammad.


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