Wamakko accuses Igbo leaders of aiding, abetting IPOB activities
Former Governor of Sokoto State, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, has accused Igbo leaders of aiding and abetting the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and the mayhem in the South-East that is threatening peace and stability of Nigeria as a country.
Fleeing ponzi scheme operator, Amos Sewanu, nabbed by EFCC in Sokoto
The Sokoto Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested Omotade-Sparks Amos Sewanu, operator of the Inks Nation Ponzi Scheme.
Bandits kill village head, rob cattle traders of ₦12m
Bandits killed the village head of Magira in Sabon Birni Local Government Area of Sokoto State, Malam Umaru Sanda, in the early hours of Tuesday. Daily Trust reported that the assailants attacked the village around 12:30 am. A source said the bandits also attacked Garin Idi at about 1:00 am where a 16-year-old girl, Naja’atu,…
Police arrests 17 kidnap, robbery suspects in Sokoto
The Police command in Sokoto State on Thursday said it arrested no fewer than 17 suspects over armed robbery, kidnapping and other criminal activities in the state.
We mustn’t allow terrorists disrupt learning, says Tambuwal
Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has fingered Boko Haram terrorists and some bandits as responsible for the recent wave of kidnappings in the North, saying their purpose was to disrupt the smooth acquisition of education by students.
CDN Oil begins operation in Sokoto, presents certificates to distributors
Nigeria’s fast growing lubricants and engine oil firm, CDN Oil and Lubricants Limited has presented its distributorship certificate to Dogon Marke Investment Limited as its distributor in Sokoto, marking the product’s entry into the state’s lubricants market. CDN Oil and Lubricants projected on the list of top five (5) emerging firms to take over the…
Not a hair must drop from Kukah’s head — Fani-Kayode
Frontline Nigerian government critic and a former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has given a strong warning to the Muslim Forum saying any attack on Bishop Hassan Kukah..
EFCC re-arraigns two Chinese for alleged money laundering
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), Sokoto Zonal Office, has re-arraigned Meng Wei Kun and Xui Kuoi before Justice Saleh Idrissa of the Federal High Court, Sokoto State, for allegedly laundering N50 million.
Police arrest Sergeant who killed one person, injured 3 in Sokoto
The Police Command Sokoto State, has confirmed the arrest and detention of Police Sergeant, Bello Garba, who allegedly shot one person...
Tambuwal urges NAHCON to review airlifting policy
The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has appealed to the National Hajj Commission (NAHCON) to review the subsisting airlifting policy with a view to giving more consideration to local airliners.