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Sokoto State Boosts Agriculture With 15,000 Metric Tonnes Of Fertilizer

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  News Across State  /  No Comments

The sokoto state Government has commenced distribution of 15,000 metric tones fertiliser, loaded in 500 trucks, for the 2018 wet season farming. The fertiliser will be sold to farmers at the heavily subsidised rate of 4000 Naira per bag.   The state governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal flagged off the sales in Tureta local […]

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How Three Policemen Were Killed, Syrian National Kidnapped By Gunmen In Sokoto

By   /  May 17, 2018  /  News Across State  /  No Comments

The Police Command in Sokoto, has confirmed the killing of three policemen and abduction of an expatriate, Abul Nasir, a Syrian national working with Triacta Construction Company in the state. Speaking to Newsmen on Wednesday, Sokoto Command Public Relations Officer, Cordelia Nwawe, told newsmen on Wednesday that the incident occurred at about 7.20 a.m at […]

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Lai Mohammed Condoles With Oyo, Sokoto States Over Officials’ Deaths

By   /  April 30, 2018  /  General News  /  No Comments

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described as untimely and shocking the recent deaths of the Speaker of the Oyo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Michael Adeyemo, and the Special Adviser on Media to Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, Mr. Imam Imam. In a statement issued in Abuja on […]

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Staff Census Captures 90% Of Sokoto Workers

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  North-West  /  No Comments

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has called on civil servants whose biometrics is yet to be captured in the ongoing staff census to ensure they are capture before the end of the exercise.   Tambuwal made the appeal in Sokoto when a team from the office of the Head of Service enrolled his details into the […]

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Buhari’s Approval: Sokoto Allocates Land, Structures For Army’s New Division

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  North-West  /  No Comments

Weeks after President Muhammadu Buhari approved the take-off of the new 8 Division for the Nigerian Army in Sokoto, the state government said it has allocated land and structures to serve as temporary headquarters for the division.   Inspecting ongoing renovation works at the site of the new division in Kalambaina area of the state […]

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Tambuwal Swears-In Four New Judges

By   /  April 11, 2018  /  North-West  /  No Comments

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal Wednesday swore-in four new judges that will serve in the state High Court and the Sharia Court of Appeal.   Those sworn in as High Court Judges were Kabiru  Ibrahim Ahmad and Isah Mohammed Bargaja while Kasimu Yusuf and Umar Liman Sifawa were sworn-in as Khadis of the state Sharia Court […]

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Peace In Sokoto APC Enhanced As Gov Tambuwal, Senator Dahiru Settle Rift

By   /  April 8, 2018  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The longstanding political feud threatening the foundation of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Sokoto State have been settled, with the principal actors, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal and Senator Umaru Dahiru Tambuwal attending a function together for the first time since 2014.   The former allies went their separate ways in December 2014 after […]

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Sokoto To Repeal Obsolete Laws As IGR Jumps By 98%

By   /  April 4, 2018  /  Business Update  /  No Comments

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has said his administration has begun process of repealing obsolete laws hampering against effective revenue generation in Sokoto state.   To this end, a bill that will soon be sent to the state House of Assembly for passage into law is being perfected by legal and tax officers who are expected […]

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In Sokoto, Gates, Dangote, Six Govs Sign Mou On Immunization

By   /  March 22, 2018  /  Health  /  No Comments

Bill Gates, Aliko Dangote and six Governors Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding on improved access to immunization across Northern Nigeria.   Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto was joined by Kashim Shettima of Borno, Abdullahi ganduje of Kano, Muhammed Abubakar of Bauchi and nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna at the signing ceremony which held at […]

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Tambuwal: Four Million Residents In Danger As Goronyo Dam Shrinks

By   /  March 20, 2018  /  Health  /  No Comments

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has urged stakeholders to work together to tackle the problem of water shortage at Goronyo dam, whose level has shrunk by almost 90 percent.   The dam serves as the primary source of water for close to four million people in Sokoto and Kebbi states in the North […]

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