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POLITICS

Killing Of Over 30 People In Sokoto: Why Buhari Shouldn't Let Perpetrators Of This Act Go Unpunished

The news of the killing of over 30 people in Goronyo in Sokoto State by bandits have led to various reactions as many Nigerians have reacted to the incident. Nevertheless, President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a tough warning to bandits. He said that the bandits involved in the killing of over 30 persons in Sokoto will no longer have a hiding place and they will face destruction soon.

  11 months ago ago
Killing Of Over 30 People In Sokoto: Why Buhari Shouldn't Let Perpetrators Of This Act Go Unpunished

MILITARY

Sokoto Market Attack: FG Should Listen To Ortom's Advice

The continued attacks from bandits, Boko Haram, ISWAP, Unknown Gunmen and IPOB in different parts of the country need urgent attention before it cripples the country's economy. It's high time the Federal Government intensified its efforts to bid terrorism farewell. It is necessary for the government to heed the advice given by security experts and prominent figures like Governor Samuel Ortom.

  11 months ago ago
Sokoto Market Attack: FG Should Listen To Ortom's Advice

POLITICS

Why The Northern Region Wanted To Break Away From Nigeria In 1954

The history of secession in Nigeria is very clear. Nigeria planned to get their independence by 1954, but the North, fearing the educational and technological advancement of the South vis-a-vis the North, opposed the move for independence and threatened to secede from Nigeria if the independence move succeeds.

  11 months ago ago
Why The Northern Region Wanted To Break Away From Nigeria In 1954

ENTERTAINMENT

Why Sokoto has Sultan and Other Northern States have Emirs

You might have wondered why the king of Sokoto has the title “Sultan” unlike other Northern states that have the title “Emir.” There is just one Sultan. The Sultan of Sokoto is also referred to as “Sokoto Caliph,” the title signifies the kind of authority it has.

  11 months ago ago
Why Sokoto has Sultan and Other Northern States have Emirs

POLITICS

2 Reasons Northern Politicians May Not Get PDP Ticket

Oyo State governor, Mr. Seyi Makinde, revealed that some northern politicians have started preparation for 2023 by showing interest in the PDP ticket. He mentioned names like Atiku Abubakar, who led the party in 2019, Bala Mohammed, Bauchi State governor and Aminu Tambuwal. But there are two reasons the northern elite may not get the PDP ticket.

  11 months ago ago
2 Reasons Northern Politicians May Not Get PDP Ticket

ENTERTAINMENT

'A Quick Visit To The Seat Of The Caliphate' - Rahama Sadau Says As She Shares Pictures From Sokoto

Rahama Sadau is a Kannywood/Nollywood Actress who further her acting career to Bollywood film industry that is located in India. Rahama Sadau was very proud to share some pictures on her Instagram account, telling her fans that she is currently at Sokoto, the Seat of the Caliphate.

  11 months ago ago
'A Quick Visit To The Seat Of The Caliphate' - Rahama Sadau Says As She Shares Pictures From Sokoto

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: CAN Begs Buhari, Police Battles Ekiti Kidnappers

Sokoto killing: CAN begs Buhari, NASS for state police The Christian Association of Nigeria on Friday commiserated with the Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, the people and the government of Sokoto State on the recent killing of innocent people and destruction of property by bandits at the Goronyo Central Market in the state.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: CAN Begs Buhari, Police Battles Ekiti Kidnappers

EDUCATION

North West State Polytechnics Headed By Professors

Data obtained from.the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has revealed that eight of the fifty one state polytechnics in Nigeria are located in the North West. Two of the state polytechnics have professors as rectors while four others are headed by Doctors of Philosophy. Binyaminu Usman Polytechnic (BUP), Hadejia is one of the two professors headed polytechnics in the zone.

  11 months ago ago
North West State Polytechnics Headed By Professors

FOOD

5 Nutritious Draw Soups You Need To Taste

Soups are very important in Africa most especially in Nigeria where nice soups are valued, it is Nigerians best kind of dish. There are different kinds of soup in Nigeria, and most of those soups are slippery. Draw Soups are usually used to eat pounded yam, fufu, demo, etc.

  11 months ago ago
5 Nutritious Draw Soups You Need To Taste

MILITARY

The Recent Attack On A Mosque Is Another Reason Why Bandits Should Be Declared Terrorists

The government could be left with few options than to officially identify bandits as terrorists after the gruesome attack on worshippers in a mosque. According to reports, the attack occurred at Maza-Kuka in the Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger state. It was reported that some armed gunmen stormed the mosque and indiscriminately shot at worshippers, killing about 18 persons.

  11 months ago ago
The Recent Attack On A Mosque Is Another Reason Why Bandits Should Be Declared Terrorists

POLITICS

Why the government should ensure that attackers of Goronyo market in Sokoto are made to face justice

It is no news that, recently there was a massive attack on Goronyo market in Sokoto State. The attack which reportedly claim the lives of not less than 49 people was thought to be an attack on innocent civilians by bandits. However, it has now been revealed that, it was more of a reprisal attack as leader of Fulani bandits hiding in areas between Zamfara state and Sokoto State claim responsibility for the attack.

  11 months ago ago
Why the government should ensure that attackers of Goronyo market in Sokoto are made to face justice

POLITICS

2023 Elections: 2 Govenors Wike Needs To Constantly Work With

No matter what ambition Nyesom Wike has, he needs to keep his focus on two PDP governors. There are two key posts he may aspire to occupy later in 2023. The presidential and the vice presidential slots would be up for grab. And whatever the Rivers State governor chooses, he should work with the two governors.

  11 months ago ago
2023 Elections: 2 Govenors Wike Needs To Constantly Work With

MILITARY

Things Northerners Should Learn As Sultan Of Sokoto Reveals What Can Be Done to Reduce Insecurity

Image credit : Voanews.com The killing of innocent people in Sokoto State by bandits has been a concerning issue for most Nigerian. The insecurity caused by bandits has been a threat to people living in rural areas. Bandits are known to go into villages on motorbikes to steal cattle and anything else of value that belongs to villagers.

  11 months ago ago
Things Northerners Should Learn As Sultan Of Sokoto Reveals What Can Be Done to Reduce Insecurity

MILITARY

The Sokoto Market Massacres And the Inexplicable Evil of Killing So Many People In Cold Blood

Even as the nation continues to prosecute the war on terror, it thus appears that the terrorists are hell-bent on making the battle a protracted one. The terrorists seemed to have dug deep to entrench themselves in a manner that has made it increasingly difficult for the government to uproot them.

  11 months ago ago
The Sokoto Market Massacres And the Inexplicable Evil of Killing So Many People In Cold Blood

POLITICS

Killing Of Over 30 People In Sokoto: What Buhari Should Do To Stop Similar Attacks In The State

The news of the killing of over 30 people in Goronyo in Sokoto State by bandits have led to various reactions across social media platforms as many Nigerians have reacted to the ugly incident. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria Recently, President Muhammadu Buhari sent a tough warning to bandits.

  11 months ago ago
Killing Of Over 30 People In Sokoto: What Buhari Should Do To Stop Similar Attacks In The State

MILITARY

Photos of the Flats Remodelled For Soldiers to Live in Sokoto State

Photos have emerged showing the houses inaugurated recently by Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. General Faruk Yahaya, for Nigerian soldiers in Sokoto state. The COAS spoke at the event covered by TVC News. The welfare of Nigerian soldiers is a top priority in the country, and it is handled as such.

  11 months ago ago
Photos of the Flats Remodelled For Soldiers to Live in Sokoto State

POLITICS

Goronyo attack: Zulum, Yahaya Visits Sokoto as NEGF’s Reps Donate N20m

Executive Governor of Borno state, Babagana Umara Zulum who is the Chairman of the Northeast Governors' Forum, alongside Governor Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State, was in Sokoto on Saturday for a consolation and solidarity visit to Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal over a recent invasion of Goronyo market by criminals, which caused 40 deaths.

  11 months ago ago
Goronyo attack: Zulum, Yahaya Visits Sokoto as NEGF’s Reps Donate N20m

POLITICS

One Major Reason Why Sheik Gumi Told President Buhari Not To Declare Bandits as Terrorists

Amidst the Insecurity Situation in the Country, Popular Islamic Cleric, Sheik Ahmed Gumi has warned the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government against declaring Bandits and Terrorists. Photo Credit: Tribune It will be recalled that Bandits have been ravaging some parts of the North West Geo-political Zone, especially in Zamfara, Kaduna, Sokoto and Katsina States.

  11 months ago ago
One Major Reason Why Sheik Gumi Told President Buhari Not To Declare Bandits as Terrorists

POLITICS

Sokoto Govt writes FG to lift suspension on telecommunication network

Governor Abdullahi Waziri Tambuwa of Sokoto State has reportedly written to the Federal Government of Nigeria to suspend the blockage of telecommunication network services that was recently imposed on 14 Local Government Area of the state. According to him, the suspension of the blockage became necessary in view of concerns expressed by security outfits in the state that "the blockage was seriously affecting the smooth conduct of their legitimate endeavours."

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Sokoto Govt writes FG to lift suspension on telecommunication network

HEALTH

NAFDAC Closes a pharmaceutical store in sokoto, penalized 12 others.

A pharmaceutical store in Sokoto has been closed down on October 21, 2021, by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). Malam Garba Adamu, the State NAFDAC Coordinator, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Sokoto on Thursday that 12 other pharmaceutical outlets had been sanctioned for various alleged offenses.

  11 months ago ago
NAFDAC Closes a pharmaceutical store in sokoto, penalized 12 others.