Tuesday, January 22, 2019

N15billion fraud: Appeal court reverses pardon Tambuwal granted Dingyadi, Achida

A five-man panel of the Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto and presided over by Justice Hannatu Sankey has, in two separate appeals, voided...

Appeal court jails UBEC chairman 41 years

A five-man panel of the Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto and presided over by Justice Hannatu Sankey has sentenced the Chairman of the...

Freedom Of Religion: Court Declares Illegal Arrest And Detention Of Sokoto...

A Federal High Court in Sokoto has declared unlawful the arrest and detention of a lawyer, Aminu Alhassan, for refusing the administration of polio...

Woman gets N50,000 bail for making noise in court

A Sokoto State Chief Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, admitted a 37-year-old woman, Aisha Mohammed, to bail in the sum of N50,000, after she was...

Gov. Tambuwal nominates Dan’iya as new deputy

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has nominated Alhaji Manir Dan’iya as his deputy to replace Alhaji Ahmed Aliyu, who resigned on Nov. 13. The...

JUST IN: Sokoto Assembly accepts Deputy Gov’s resignation

Sokoto State House of Assembly has accepted the resignation of the Deputy Governor, Ahmad Aliyu. Aliyu resigned as deputy governor on Wednesday morning. Both Aliyu...

PDP Yet to Send Tambuwal’s Name for Substitution, Says INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it is yet to receive any request from any political party, including the Peoples Democratic Party...

Tambuwal missing on INEC list

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the names of aspirants for the 2019 elections in Sokoto State with the name of Governor...

Transmission line collapse causes power outage in Sokoto, others

The collapse of the 132kV power transmission tower between Funtua and Gusau has led to a blackout in some states in northern Nigeria. According to...

N500m money laundering: Court fixes Nov 28 for ruling on admissibility...

A Federal High Court in Sokoto on Wednesday fixed November 28 for ruling on the admissibility of a statement obtained from a former Minister...

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