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Southern Kaduna Peoples Union

11 Sep
Amid widespread insecurity which has taken an alarming turn in some states of the federation, among which are Kaduna, Niger, Imo, Katsina and Zamfara States, among others, the Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) and other leaders of crisis ridden communities in Kaduna State...
1 Aug 2022
As realignments continue towards the 2023 general elections, supporters of Isa Ashiru, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Kaduna State, have asked him to step down and support his Labour Party (LP) counterpart, Jonathan Asake.
Nigeria Senate
29 Apr 2022
Leaders of the Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) have warned the National Assembly on the decision to outlaw payments of ransom to terrorists without any effort in rescuing kidnapped victims, even as security situation in Kaduna and other parts of the country worsens.
10 Jan 2022
Youth wing of the Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has condemned the purported invitation of the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Dr. Matthew Hassan Kukah, by the Department of State Services (DSS)
22 Jul 2021
Barde, aged 67, was immediately buried at his personal residence in Ungwar Rimi, with thousands of sympathisers in attendance.
26 Apr 2021
Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has faulted the state government’s security update, saying that it neglected the kidnap of 67 Adara villagers by the Fulani militia.
19 Nov 2020
The events of the last one month have proven more than ever before how urgent it is that we examine and reflect on the extant security architecture of our land.
20 Feb 2020
The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has vowed to defend themselves against attacks by armed bandits and kidnappers, following the worsening security challenges in the state, which affects a greater part of the area.
15 Jan 2020
Family members of 58 victims, who were abducted in Kaduna, have expressed concern over the N100 million ransom being demanded by their kidnappers before they can be released.
7 Jan 2020
Southern Kaduna people have cried out over fresh attack on their communities by armed bandits and kidnappers while calling on government and security operatives to come to their rescue.
8 Dec 2019
The people of Southern Kaduna, under the umbrella of Southern Kaduna People’s Union (SOKAPU), yesterday, renewed their commitment to work with other parts of the country to restructure the nation for progressive growth and development.
25 Dec 2017
The leadership of Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has blamed the state government for the alleged poor security situation that led to the killing of four people in a recent attack by gunmen on some communities in the area.


The new Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.-Gen. Yusha’u Ahmed, has pledged to improve security, welfare of youth corps members and staff to engender optimal service delivery to the nation.
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