Tag: sokoto

Police nab suspected kidnappers, neutralise bandits in Sokoto

The Nigeria Police Force has arrested a group of five persons suspected

Troops neutralise several terrorists, recover arms, ammunition in Sokoto

The Nigerian Army has said that troops of 8 Division Garrison have

Nigerians react as Sokoto mob kills butcher over alleged blasphemy

Nigerians have taken to social media to condemn the dastardly killing of

Deborah Samuel: Police declare fleeing suspects wanted for culpable homicide

The Sokoto State Police Command has declared fleeing suspects in the lynching

Gov. Tambuwal relaxes Sokoto curfew

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Monday relaxed the 24-hour curfew

Updated: Tambuwal imposes 24-hour curfew on Sokoto as Sultan’s Palace comes under siege

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state on Saturday impoed 24 hours curfew

Blasphemy: Police in Sokoto arrest 2 students over murder of Christian girl

The Police Command in Sokoto State on Thursday says it has arrested

How we arrested 37 bandits in Sokoto – Police

The Police command in Sokoto State, says it has arrested no fewer

Sultan-led JNI laments, berates FG as bandits burn 23 travellers in Sokoto

The Sultan of Sokoto-led Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) has condemned the recent

“I’m very distressed” – Buhari says as Sokoto govt confirms 23 killed by bandits

President Muhammadu Buhari says he is distressed by bandits’ killing of some

Sokoto confirms 23 deaths as bandits attack travellers

The Sokoto State Government on Wednesday confirmed 23 deaths among travellers attacked

11 suspected bandits, cattle rustlers arrested in Sokoto

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Sokoto State Command, Monday, said

Attack: Bandits kill one, abduct scores in Sokoto

The Police Command in Sokoto State on Saturday confirmed the killing of

NSCDC arrests man, 40, for sodomising 2 orphans in Sokoto

Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a 40-year-old man

‘Bandits waylay 3 Sokoto-bound buses, abduct 60 passengers in Zamfara’

There is confusion over the number of Sokoto-bound commuters abducted by bandits

Blasphemy: Suspect arrested in Sokoto for ‘insulting’ Prophet Mohammed

A man, Isma’il Isah has been arrested in Sokoto on suspicion of

EFCC arrests 3 in Sokoto over N3.5bn failed ponzi scheme

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Sokoto Zonal Office says it

JUST IN: Ask Zamfara, Katsina, Sokoto govs if I’m soft on bandits – Buhari tells Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigerians accusing him of being soft on bandits

Troops eliminate 3 gunrunners, recover weapons in Sokoto

Nigerian Army says its troops operating around Sabo Birni border town of

Sokoto not like Lagos, Rivers – Tambuwal declares

The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal says the challenges facing Nigeria

No society can develop without proper transportation infrastructure – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday laid the foundation for the construction

PDP Clears Sokoto State LG Poll

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has cleared the Sokoto State local

Police parade father who tied son, 11, with rope for possessing “jinns”

The police on Thursday in Sokoto paraded a 61-year-old man for allegedly

Apologise or leave Sokoto – Muslim group tells Bishop Kukah

A group, Muslim Solidarity Forum (MSF), has ordered Catholic Bishop of Sokoto

Sokoto Government Disbands 23 Local Government Caretaker Committees

The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, on Friday, disbanded the caretaker

Insecurity: Kidnap victims must be compensated – Ex-Sokoto Gov tells Gbajabiamila

Former Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa has requested compensation for

Market Survey: Prices of Foodstuffs Soar in Kano, Sokoto

    Notwithstanding the commencement of the harvest season, prices of foodstuffs

“Don’t shift blame” – FG tackles Tambuwal over COVID-19 palliatives distribution delay

The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development says Sokoto

Policeman arrested for killing 1, injuring 3 sharing Tambuwal’s money in Sokoto

The Police Command Sokoto State has confirmed the arrest and detention of

Sultan of Sokoto Turbans 15 District Heads

  The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Saturday turbaned