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    Metro EFCC, Nigerian Customs Seek Working Relationship for Corruption-free Society - The Sun
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Supreme court upholds election of Governor Ganduje

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    Politics Anxiety in Kano, Sokoto as tribunals decide on Ganduje, Tambuwal today -Daily Trust

    There is anxiety in Kano and Sokoto states ahead of today’s judgments by the election petition tribunals in the cases challenging the election of Governors Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, respectively. Read more:
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    Politics 2019: Tambuwal reacts as 50 candidates sign peace accord – Daily Post Nigeria

    Fifty governorship candidates, including three women, on Wednesday signed the peace ... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Buhari Arrives In Sokoto To Condole With Family Of Shehu Shagari (Pictures) – Nairaland News

    President Buhari has arrived Sokoto to condole the government and people of ... Read more via Nairaland News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Sokoto CPC Members, Guber Candidate Defect To PDP – Leadership Nigeria Newspaper

    It was yet another blow for the Sokoto State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday as ... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Sultan Of Sokoto’s Son In Serious Car Cash After ‘Getting High On Codeine’ – Sahara Reporters

    The eldest son of Usman Sa’ad Abubakar, the Sultan of Sokoto, popularly called Amir, has been involved in an, … Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Sokoto Flood Victims Cry out over Neglect – Thisdaylive News

    The victims of the flood disaster in goronyo-dam ... Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Sultan, Ooni speak on 2019 election, urge Nigerians to vote credible leaders – News

    The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar lll, and Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, have spoken … Read more via News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Unlawful wedding expenses cause divorce in our society- Sultan of Sokoto – YabaLeftOnline

    The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, says unlawful wedding spending is a major cause of … Read more via YabaLeftOnline – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics 2019: Senator Gada Declares For Sokoto Governorship Race – Leadership Newspaper

    Senator Jibril Bello Gada has declared to contest for the governorship position of Sokoto State in 2019 under the umbrella of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Read more via Leadership Newspaper – -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Aero Flight Makes Emergency Landing, Abandons Passengers at Airport – Thisdaylive

    A Boeing 737/500 flight from Sokoto to Abuja at about 1:45p.m. on Wednesday made an emergency landing back in Sokoto due to problems allegedly associated with the landing gear. One of the passengers, Ismail Sani, told PRNigeria in Sokoto that the Flight No 128 after half-way in its journey …...
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    Metro Woman strangles her baby to death then throws corpse inside pit toilet in Sokoto – Laila's Blog

    Family and friends have been left completely shocked after a businesswoman reportedly strangled her own baby to death and threw its corpse into a latrine. One Rabiat Mustapha, a 30-year-old businesswoman in Sokoto, has been remanded in prison custody over alleged murder of her baby born out of...
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    Politics FG approves tertiary military hospital for Sokoto – The Sun News

    Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has commended the Nigerian Army for the establishment of a tertiary military hospital in the state, saying it will serve as centre of excellence for diseases of military importance. Tambuwal’s spokesman, Malam Imam Imam, in a statement yesterday...
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    Politics APC Candidate Wins Bye-Election In Sokoto

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday declared APC candidate, Alhaji Abdullahi Kalambaina, as winner of Saturday’s Kware/Wamakko Federal Constituency’s bye-election in Sokoto State. Kalambaina polled 31,288 votes to defeat his closest rival, Alhaji Aminu Bello-Kware of...
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    Politics Tambuwal: I Am Prepared To Sacrifice My Second Term

    Aminu Tambuwal, Governor of Sokoto state is prepared to sacrifice his second term in office if that's what it will cost to conclude the ongoing verification exercise at the state and local government levels. Speaking to newsmen, Tambuwal said, “There have been hues and cries over the...
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    Metro Sokoto Old Market Goes up in Flames; Millions of Naira Lost

    A section of the Sokoto Old Market on Friday went up in flames, leading to loss of goods worth millions of naira. Dozens of shops containing assorted food stuff, cooking oil, detergents and other household items were consumed by the fire. A similar incident occurred on July 24, 2016 at the...
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    Metro NYSC Coordinator Calls For Increment of Corps Members Allowance

    Alhaji Musa Abubakar, Coordinator of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC), Sokoto State, is calling for an increment of the monthly allowances to corps members in the country. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Abubakar spoke in Sokoto on Friday shortly after paying a courtesy...
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    Metro Sokoto: 35-Year-Old Patient Rapes 16-Month-Old Baby On Sick Bed

    A 35-year old patient, Auwal Muhammad has been arrested for raping a 16-month old baby on his sick bed at the Orthopaedic department of sman Dan Fodio Teachng Hospital in Sokoto. Muhammad, was said to be on admission following a motor accident in which he sustained fracture on one of his leg...