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    Politics Rerun polls: PDP sweeps A’Ibom, Sokoto, Bauchi, Benue, Niger – Newtelegraph

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has swept all the rerun elections conducted in Akwa Ibom, Sokoto and Bauchi states at the weekend. The main opposition party cleared all the nine seats comprising senatorial, House of Representatives and State House of Assembly seats … Read more via...
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    Politics Tambuwal Blasts Tinubu, Reveals What APC National Leader Did After He Was Denied Ticket To Run With Buhari In 2015 – Tori News

    National leader of the All Progressives Congress has come under severe criticism … Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Tambuwal appoints ex-PDP spokesman, 5 others as special assistants – Daily Post Nigeria News

    The Sokoto State governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has appointed Alhaji Yusuf Dingyadi as his Senior Special Assistant. Dingyadi was a former Publicity Secretary of the state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The appointment was contained in a statement on Thursday signed by Professor...
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    Metro 13 killed, several injured as armed bandits, vigilates clash in Sokoto – News

    Thirteen persons were killed while several were injured after a clash occurred between some armed bandits and vigilantes on Friday, June 8, Kamarawa-Bafarawa axis in Isa local government area of Sokoto state. Daily Trust reports that the clash was said to have........... Read more via...
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    Metro 8 killed as bandits, vigilante clash in Sokoto – Police – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Sokoto State Police Command on Monday confirmed eight deaths in a clash that ensued between armed bandits and local vigilante members in Isa Local Government Area of Sokoto State. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Cordelia Nwawe, told newsmen that at least eight persons were...
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    Eid el-Fitr: Civil servants to get advance salary in Sokoto – Punch Newspapers

    Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Saturday approved the payment of advance salary to the civil servants in the state to enable them to celebrate Eid el-Fitr. The approval is announced by a statement signed by Malam Abdullahi Danko, the Senior Special Assistant to the governor on …...
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    Sokoto Uncovers 6,000 Ghost Health Workers – Thisdaylive

    Sokoto State government, Friday said it had uncovered no fewer than 6,000 ghost health workers in the health sector in the state. Governor Aminu Tambuwal made this known at the commencement of Reproductive, Maternal, New Born Child and Adolescents Health Plus Nutrition Programme (RMNCAH+N) …...
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    Politics Four States Seek Urgent Action on Oil Exploration in Sokoto Basin – Thisdaylive

    Mohammed Aminu in Sokoto Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal said his administration will support the federal government in ensuring success of exploration activities in the Sokoto Basin. According to him, the Governors of Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara and Katsina States are willing to partner relevant...
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    Metro Sokoto: Flood Destroys 635 Houses in One Local Govt [PHOTOS]

    Five hundred and eighty five houses from seven communities in Wurno Local Government Area of Sokoto State were destroyed by flood on Friday. This increased the number of houses destroyed by flood in the area to 635, as it would be recalled that 52 houses were destroyed penultimate week. The...
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    Politics Democracy Day: 138 Families Receive Tambuwal's Cash Donation

    No fewer than 138 families in Sokoto yesterday got N500, 000 each from Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal as part of the activities to mark his one year in office and Democracy Day celebration, LEADERSHIP reports. The benefitting families are those who lost their loved ones in last year’s Saudi...