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    Politics Tambuwal reacts to APC’s threat to unseat him ‘at all cost’ – Daily Post Nigeria

    Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has cautioned politicians in the state against reckless statements capable of heating up polity. Tambuwal’s position contained in a statement signed by... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Corps member dies in camp due to alleged negligence – Instablog9ja

    A Corp member posted to Sokoto State for his #NYSC, has died at the #Wamako Orientation Camp, and his colleagues are saying it was due to negligence. Fortune Ihe aka Biggie died around 11:30pm yesterday, April 14, 2019, after days of allegedly complaining of headache and general body pains. …...
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    Metro 17-yr-old boy set to marry her 15-yr-old fiancée in #Sokoto . – Instablog9ja

    A 17-year-old boy identified as Aliyu and his 15-year-old fiancée, Aisha, have released their prewedding pictures ahead of their wedding, next week, in #Sokoto. According to inside reports, Aliyu is following his family tradition of marrying early. . It’s gathered that male children of his...
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    Politics ‘I fear for Nigeria’s future in 2023’ – Sultan of Sokoto – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Sultan of Sokoto and President General Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) Sa’ad Abubakar, has expressed worry that Nigerians has become more divided politically ahead of the next general elections in 2023. He made his fears known during the weekend ay the 2019 General...
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    Metro Sad Story Of Nigerian Student Whose Hands Were Cut Off – OluFamous.Com

    This is quite sad. A 200 Level student at Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto, Habibu Abubakar Nakasari, has lost his two hands as some men attempted to dispossess him of his motorcycle. Habibu, who is studying English Language, suffered the attack in the early hours of Sunday. The...
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    Metro Tambuwal visits student whose hands were cut-off by assailants – P.M. News

    Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Tuesday visited a hospitalised student, Habibu Abubakar, whose hands were cut-off by assailants. Abubakar’s assailants also made away with his motorcycle after cutting off his hands in the Sokoto metropolis. The News Agency of Nigeria … Read more via...
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    Politics APC sends strong warning to Tambuwal – Daily Post Nigeria

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) Sokoto State chapter yesterday warned the state governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against further harassment of its members and supporters. The APC, which described as untoward act of aggression, repression and...
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    Politics Silent War In Atiku’s Camp – The Nation – Nairaland

    A QUIET war is going on in the camp of former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just concluded elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics See How APC And PDP Stand In Sokoto State After The 2019 General Elections – Nairaland

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    Politics APC suffers major loss as Appeal Court sacks Zamfara governorship, parliamentary candidates – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Court of Appeal, Sokoto Division, on Monday, set aside the judgment delivered by the Zamfara High Court, allowing the All Progressives Congress (APC) to field candidates in the 2019 Election. The appeal was filed by Kabiru Marafa, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Petroleum (Downstream)...
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    Metro Court nullifies Zamfara APC primaries for governorship, assembly elections - Dailypost

    The Court of Appeal Sokoto Division on Monday set aside the judgment delivered by the Zamfara High Court, allowing the All Progressives Congress (APC) to field candidates in the 2019 election. READ MORE
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    Politics Sokoto APC rejects Tambuwal’s victory – Vanguard News Nigeria

    The Sokoto State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday rejected the declaration of Gov. Aminu Tambuwal as winner of the just-concluded governorship election in the state. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has earlier declared Tambuwal winner of the election after...
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    Politics APC candidate Aliyu, Sen. Wamakko congratulate Tambuwal – – Premium Times Nigeria

    The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Ahmed Aliyu, and Senator Aliyu Wamakko have called Governor Aminu Tambuwal of the Peoples Democratic Party to congratulate him on his victory in the election. The Twitter handle of the Sokoto Government House revealed the...
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    Politics How Tambuwal won Sokoto supplementary polls – Vanguard News Nigeria

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ‎has been reelected Aminu Waziri Tambuwal as governor of Sokoto state. Tambuwal He scored a total of 512,002 votes to beat Alhaji Ahmed Aliyu… Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria – ‎ Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Breaking news: Tambuwal wins supplementary election in Sokoto – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Governor Aminu Tambuwal, governor of Sokoto state, has just won the Sokoto governorship election. He emerged with the highest number of votes after collation of results of the supplementary. Result from Kebbe LGA in Sokoto state was what was left to decide who becomes the next governor...
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    Politics Sokoto Election Result: Tambuwal leading as INEC adjourns collation – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Independent National Electoral Commissiom, INEC, has adjourned the collation of results in Sokoto state. Fatima Mukhtar, returning officer for the Sokoto state governorship election made the announcement after a brief discussion with Amina Zakari, INEC national commissioner in charge of...
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    Politics Tambuwal now walking tightrope as PDP closes gap with one LGA left – Premium Times Nigeria

    Governor Aminu Tambuwal, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Sokoto State governorship election, now walks a tightrope as the margin of win between him and the opposition has narrowed with results from only one local government area, Kebbe, now being awaited for collation...
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    Politics DEVELOPING: Tambuwal In Slender Lead Over APC In Sokoto With Four LGs Left – Sahara Reporters

    Aminu Tambuwal, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Sokoto State, is currently leading by a slim margin after collation of results from 18 Local Government Areas (LGAs). Results collation for the Sokoto State governorship election is currently taking place at the state collation...
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    Politics PDP asks INEC to declare Tambuwal Sokoto gov-elect – Vanguard News Nigeria

    As pressure mounts on electoral umpire Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, urged Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to save its time and resources by declaring Aminu Tambuwal winner of the election held on March 9. Read more via Vanguard News Nigeria –...
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    Politics Inconclusive Election: Tambuwal Rejects INEC’s Decision, Heads To Court – Tori News

    The election was declared inconclusive by INEC as the number of votes cancelled was much higher than the winning margin.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News