Sign in
Download Opera News App

sokoto state

PDP moves to block Gov Ben Ayade’s defection to APC

The Peoples Democratic Party's (PDP) National Working Committee (NWC) has reached out to the Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade in a bid to stop his defection from the party.The party's leadership has mobilised two of its governors, Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State and Godwin Obaseki of Edo to appeal to him not to dump the party for the the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

  5 days ago
PDP moves to block Gov Ben Ayade’s defection to APC

Meet 5 Nigerian Players From Sokoto State (Photos)

1.Sheriff Isa Sheriff Isa, born 10 November 1990 in Sokoto, Nigeria, is a Nigerian football midfielder, who played for Chornomorets Odesa in the Ukrainian Premier League.Isa started his career when he signed for Kano Pillars FC before the 2009-2010 season.

  10 days ago
Meet 5 Nigerian Players From Sokoto State (Photos)

Today's Headlines: Rochas Okorocha Clash Inside Airplane With Eze Ilomuanya, PDP Wins Sokoto LG Poll

PDP Wins Sokoto LG Poll.The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has won the Sokoto State Local Government Councils poll, winning all the 23 chairmanship and 244 councillorship seats.

  22 days ago
Today's Headlines: Rochas Okorocha Clash Inside Airplane With Eze Ilomuanya, PDP Wins Sokoto LG Poll

I Live Along Expressways To Make Kidnapping Easy For Me — 20-Year-Old Suspect

Ahmad Muhammad, a 20-year-old suspect, told the Osun State Police Command that he set up camps near expressways to easily abduct travelers.Muhammad, a Sokoto State resident from the Tambuwal district, was apprehended in Wasinmi, a village on the Ife/Ibadan Expressway.He said he was one of the seven gang members who abducted passengers on the expressway while being paraded at the police headquarters in Osogbo, the state capital, and he was arrested during a shoot-out with police.

  15 hours ago
I Live Along Expressways To Make Kidnapping Easy For Me — 20-Year-Old Suspect

"Police Arrests Me Easily Because I Don't Know The Escape Routes In That Bush" - Fulani Suspect

The bad eggs in the Nigerian police are the ones that makes Nigerians to generalize their critics, not all the police officers are bad, there are good ones among them.These police officers deserve an accolades as they apprehend one of the Fulani kidnappers disturbing the peace of the nation.

  1 days ago

"We're Not In The Village To Attack Anybody, We're Here To Send You To The Government"- Bandits

The insecurities issues in Nigeria is becoming worst every day, as news of gunmen attacking, kidnapping, and killing innocent people are circulating the social media on daily basis.

  25 days ago

First Lady Sokoto State frees 5 Inmates to observe Ramadan with their Families [Photo]

Her Execellency, The wife of sokoto state governor, Hajiya Mairo Aminu waziri is the founder of MMAWT legacy initiative where render support to the poor and less privileges.Just recently, Mairo was sighted at the correctional center in sokoto where she paid fines imposed to some inmates.

  5 days ago
First Lady Sokoto State frees 5 Inmates to observe Ramadan with their Families [Photo]

Meet 2 PDP Governors Peter Obi Can Work With Ahead Of 2023

Mr. Peter Obi can help the Igbo people achieve their loftier ambition of ruling Nigeria.Since the return to democracy in 1999 no politician of Igbo extraction has been elected as the president of the federal republic of Nigeria.

  12 days ago
Meet 2 PDP Governors Peter Obi Can Work With Ahead Of 2023

EU Upload The Names Of 3 Northern Governors That Came To Meet Them, See What They Wanted

The security challenges in the northern part of the country, as raised lots of concern both home and abroad.As various states governments are currently working themselves out in search of solutions to the current economic situation.

  24 days ago
EU Upload The Names Of 3 Northern Governors That Came To Meet Them, See What They Wanted

Governor Tambuwal tests-drives newly assembled electric car [Photos]

His Excellency, The Executive Governor of sokoto State, Dr Aminu Waziri Tambuwal paid a visit to Jelani Aliyu who is the current Director General National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC).

  25 days ago
Governor Tambuwal tests-drives newly assembled electric car [Photos]

Today's Headines: YouTube Suspends Tbjoshua’s Church Account, Gunmen Shoot Three Policemen Dead

Call Off Strike Now, Governors Tell Judicial Workers Governors under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) have called on the striking judiciary workers to call off the ongoing industrial action in the interest of the nation.Governor of Sokoto State and the NGF Vice Chairman, Aminu Tambuwal, appealed on Thursday while fielding questions from State House reporters after leading a delegation that included the Chairman of the Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures in Nigeria, who is the Speaker of the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Abubakar Y.  Nigeria’s inflation worsens, hit 18.17 percent in March  As President Muhammadu Buhari’s insufferable regime continues with its lethargic response to security and economic challenges, Nigeria’s inflation has worsened, hitting 18.17 percent in March.

  4 days ago
Today's Headines: YouTube Suspends Tbjoshua’s Church Account, Gunmen Shoot Three Policemen Dead

Former Military Administrator Brigadier General Abubakar Mohammed The Sarkin Lere Of Kaduna Is Dead

Death is the final end of every living being and it is inevitable.Of recent, death has hit so many great Nigerians including the Sarkin Lere, Abubakar Mohammed.The Sarkin Lere, Abubakar Mohammed is dead.He was a retired General and Military Administrator of Sokoto State and died in the early hours of today Saturday 10th April, 2021 in Kaduna State after a brief illness.

  10 days ago
Former Military Administrator Brigadier General Abubakar Mohammed The Sarkin Lere Of Kaduna Is Dead

Read details as the Judiciary workers gives update on JUSUN strike

See details as the Judiciary workers gives update on JUSUN strike The Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria, JUSUN said yesterday that its strike was still on because no concrete resolution had been reached.

  11 days ago
Read details as the Judiciary workers gives update on JUSUN strike

News Headlines: Strange Disease Hits Sokoto School, Petrol Price May Increase To ₦234

Strange Disease Hits Sokoto School.At least 30 Students were hospitalised after an outbreak of a strange disease in Government Girls College, Sokoto State.

  24 days ago
News Headlines: Strange Disease Hits Sokoto School, Petrol Price May Increase To ₦234

Photos of Nigeria's first ever electric car charging station.

The Nigeria Automotive Design and Development Council, NADDC, on Thursday inaugurated Nigeria’s first Electric Vehicle Charging Station in Sokoto State.

  11 days ago
Photos of Nigeria's first ever electric car charging station.

Nigeria is becoming a killing field, the govt and governed look on helplessly -Kukah tackles Buhari

The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto State, Bishop Kukah.The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto State, Bishop Kukah has tackled the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari for the way it has handled the security challenges of the country.

  16 days ago
Nigeria is becoming a killing field, the govt and governed look on helplessly -Kukah tackles Buhari

Today's Headline: Another Indefinite strike starts from April, PDP defeats APC in Sokoto State

Nigerian Doctors to embark on Indefinite strike from 1st April When we hear about strike in Nigeria, we all know its something very serious but sometimes we don't know how long they can last.

  22 days ago
Today's Headline: Another Indefinite strike starts from April, PDP defeats APC in Sokoto State

Governor Bello Matawalle Has Revealed The Huge Money Paid By The Zamfara State To Bandits.

Nigeria has been under insurgences for quite a long period of time some which has lead to the destruction of lives and property.

  17 days ago
Governor Bello Matawalle Has Revealed The Huge Money Paid By The Zamfara State To Bandits.

‘We have Yorubas in Sokoto who are commissioners and special assistants’- Oluwo Of Iwo

AbdulRasheed Adewale Akanbi is a traditional monarch known as the Oluwo of Iwo land.He is a strong supporter of ‘One Nigeria’.He has openly condemned the agitation of some sets of Yoruba for an independent Yoruba nation.

  20 days ago
‘We have Yorubas in Sokoto who are commissioners and special assistants’- Oluwo Of Iwo

Today's Headlines: Man Sentenced To 70 Years Imprisonment Over Fraud, Benue Permanent Secretary Arraigned For Forgery.

1) Man Was Sentenced To 70 Years Imprisonment Over Fraud.Every country in the world has its own laws and whoever act against the law must face proper judgement.

  18 days ago
Today's Headlines: Man Sentenced To 70 Years Imprisonment Over Fraud, Benue Permanent Secretary  Arraigned For Forgery.