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  • Sallah: Start Searching For New Moon From Wednesday — Sultan

    5 hours ago

    The Sultan of Sokoto and President General, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, (NSCIA), Sa’ad Muhammad III has directed the Muslim Umm...

  • NUT Asks El Rufa'i To Reverse Sack Of Teachers

    June 26, 2022

    The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Sokoto State Chapter, has urged the Kaduna State Government to reverse its decision on  retrenchment of tea...

  • Sokoto Government Confirms Rescue of Intending Pilgrims

    June 21, 2022

    Sokoto State government has confirmed that intending pilgrims from Isa local government area of the state, on their way to the state capital for take-...

  • Governor Tambuwal Reinstates Former Chief Of Staff

    June 21, 2022

    Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has reinstated his former Chief of Staff, Mukhtar Magori and nominated nine Commissioners to the State House of...

  • Banditry: Intending Pilgrims Attacked In Sokoto

    June 21, 2022

    Bandits have attacked intending pilgrims who were enroute to Sokoto from Isa Local Government Area of the state. The pilgrims were said to be prepa...

  • Deborah Samuel: Police Arraigns Suspects In Court

    May 16, 2022

    The Police in Sokoto has arraigned two suspects in court in connection with the killing of Deborah Samuel over alleged blasphemous utterances, al...

  • Deborah Yakubu: One Dies As Youths Protest In Sokoto

    May 14, 2022

    One person has lost his life during a shooting to disperse protesting youths over the arrest of youths who allegedly killed a female student on Sokoto...

  • Bishop Kukah Condems Killing Of Sokoto Student, Distances Act From Religion

    May 12, 2022

    Bishop Mathew Hassan Kukah of the Sokoto diocese has condemned in strong terms the killing of a female student over alleged blasphemy in the state. ...

  • Sokoto Government, Sultanate React To Burning Of Student Over Blasphemous Remarks

    May 12, 2022

    The Sokoto State Government has promised to investigate and take appropriate action over the death of a student at the Shehu Shagari College of Educat...

  • Muslims In Sokoto Observe Sallah On Sunday

    May 01, 2022

    Some Muslims in Sokoto state on Sunday observed Eid prayers against the directive of the Sultan of Sokoto, Saád Abubakar III who declared Monda...

  • Sokoto Deputy Governor, 10 Commissioners, SSG, Chief Of Staff Resign

    April 27, 2022

    The governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has accepted the resignation of his Deputy, Hon. Manir Muhammad Dan Iya amongst others. The go...

  • Sokoto State University Gets New Vice Chancellor

    April 27, 2022

    Sokoto State Governor,  Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has approved the appointment of Professor Bashir Garba (MFR) as the new Vice-Chancellor of Sokoto S...

  • NDLEA Seeks Synergy With Other Security Agencies

    April 22, 2022

    The Commandant, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Sokoto State, Adamu Iro, on Friday called for more collaboration among law enforcement a...

  • Senator Wamakko Donates New Transformer To Mabera Community

    April 18, 2022

    Senator Aliyu Wamakko, representing Sokoto North has donated a 500KVA electricity transformer to the Mabera community in She Sokoto South Local Govern...

  • Boat Mishap Claims 26 Lives In Sokoto River

    April 13, 2022

    No fewer than 26 persons including women and children have lost their lives in a boat mishap on the Sokoto River. Out of the 26 persons, 21 women a...