Woman dies while rescuing two children from inferno
Blessing Arigi-Osakwe, a 42-year-old mother, lost her life while attempting to save her two children from an inferno in Sokoto State at the weekend.
Flood, windstorm, kill 3-year-old boy, destroy 100 houses in Sokoto LG
Twin disasters of flood and windstorm have led to the death of a three-year old boy, Sheriff Bashir, in Tudun-Yando village, Dange-Shuni Local Government Area of Sokoto State.
‘We are no longer safe... we may relocate’
A Thirty-Five-Year-Old barbequed meat (Suya) seller, Habibu Maude, was shot dead by unknown persons in Calabar, Cross River State capital, at the weekend.
Tambuwal directs security agencies to arrest, prosecute fertiliser middlemen
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has directed security agencies to arrest and prosecute fertiliser middlemen across the state.
NYSC to post 90% of corps members to schools in Sokoto
The National Youth Service Corps ( NYSC), in Sokoto State says 90 per cent of the 1, 835 corps members deployed to the state under the 2016 Batch ''A’’, Stream II, will be posted to schools.
Committee recommends employment of 3, 500 female teachers for Sokoto
Sokoto State requires additional 9,000 teachers to meet the global standard of 1:40 teacher-pupil ratio at the primary school level, a government committee set up by Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has found out.
Police confirm kidnap of Wamakko District Head by gunmen
Bala Hassan, the Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 10, on Thursday said four gunmen on Wednesday night kidnapped Salihu Barada, the District Head of Wamakko, Sokoto State, and brother to the state governor, Aliyu Wamakko.
INEC reconfigures 4,000 card readers for April 11 elections in Sokoto State
The Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) says it has reconfigured over 4,000 Smart Card Readers for use in the April 11 governorship and state house of assembly elections in Sokoto State. The Head of Voter Education and Publicity Unit of the commission in the state, Alhaji Musa Muhammad, disclosed to newsmen in Sokoto…