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Muhammad Bello

Police unveil 100 traffic personnel in Kano

The Police Command in Kano State on Wednesday inaugurated 100 traffic personnel who were trained to ensure safer roads and free traffic flow in the state.

KASU sacks lecturer over sexual harassment, promotes 20 others

The Kaduna State University, KASU, has terminated the appointment of Dr Idowu Abbas of the Geography Department, over alleged sexual harassment.

Insecurity: Tambuwal shuts 16 boarding schools in Sokoto

The governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, has ordered the closure of 16 boarding schools along the borderlines of the state. In a statement by...

Wike, Ndume laud Tambuwal’s people-oriented programs in Sokoto

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has commended his Sokoto State counterpart, Aminu Tambuwal over his people oriented programmes in the state.

FCT Minister assures residents, business owners of adequate security

The FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello has assured the residents and business owners in Idu Industrial Zone of adequate security.

EndSARS: FCT bans street demonstration due to COVID-19

The FCT Security Committee says due to the dangers posed by COVID-19, all street demonstrations, protests and processions will not be allowed anywhere within the territory.

COVID-19: FCT minister directs reopening of all schools on Sunday

The FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello, on Thursday directed the reopening of all schools in the Federal Capital Territory on Sunday, Oct. 11 for the 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Tambuwal frees 17, donates N50,000 cash to each freed inmates in Sokoto

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has granted pardon to 17 inmates in the Sokoto Central Custodial centre.

FCT Minister orders residents to hold Eid prayers at neigbourhood mosques

The FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello, has declared that there would be no Eid prayers at the National Eid prayer ground located on the Umaru Musa Yar’adua expressway, Airport Road, in Abuja.

Nigerian troops arrest bandits, rescue kidnapped victims in North-west – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have arrested 10 notorious bandits, rescued kidnapped victims and recovered rustled cows in the last few days within the North West theatre.

Tambuwal approves N1.65bn for construction of sports arena in Sokoto

The Sokoto State Executive Council has approved the sum of N1.65 billion for the construction of a new sports arena and indoor sports hall in the state capital city.

Tambuwal spends N7.4bn on wet season farming

The Sokoto State government has spent the sum of N7.4 billion for the procurement of fertilizer and credit facility for farmers during this year’s wet farming season in the state.

FCTA sanitation task force seizes 26 rams, 5 cattle, others

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, Ministerial Task force on City Sanitation, on Monday,  seized 26 rams, five cattle from the popular Apo Cattle market.

Eid-el-Fitr: FCT minister urges Muslims to intensify prayers for end to COVID-19

The FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello, has urged Abuja residents, especially the Muslim Ummah to use the period of Eid-el-Fitr to pray fervently for an end to the COVID-19 pandemic in the country.

COVID-19: Sokoto govt slashes 2020 budget, offers free water supply for 2 months

The Sokoto State Government has cut its 2020 financial appropriations from N202 billion to 153 billion and waived fees on water supply to the residents for two months to cushion the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19: FCTA convicts 20 lockdown violators, begins clampdown on street ‘joggers’

The five mobile courts reactivated to try violators of the lockdown order in the Federal Capital Territory on Thursday convicted no fewer than 20 violators.

COVID-19: FCTA tightens noose on lockdown violators, reduces market days to Wednesdays, Saturdays

The Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, has activated mobile courts to prosecute all violators of the lockdown order, just as the market operational days have been reduced to Wednesdays and Saturdays only to curb the spread of Coronavirus in the territory.

COVID-19: FCT Minister threatens tougher measures over lockdown violations

The FCT Minister, Muhammad Bello has warned that the administration would impose tougher measures to achieve to health safety precautionary protocols needed to contain the spread of covid-19 in Abuja.

FCT minister to allocate land for Diaspora Medical City – NIDCOM

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Bello has given assurance that the present administration will develop the sizeable land earmarked for Diaspora Medical City before the end of its tenure.

FCT resident doctors begin indefinite strike

Members of Association of Resident Doctors, Federal Capital Territory Administration, ARD-FCTA, have embarked on indefinite strike over non-payment of their salaries.

Tambuwal to construct Olympic Size stadium in Sokoto

Governor Aminu Tambuwal had disclosed plans to construct an Olympic size stadium in the state capital in order to fast track sports development.

Tambuwal begins distribution of N4bn to micro-businesses in Sokoto

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has inaugurated the distribution of N4 billion micro-business incentives for the people of the state.

Appeal Court Victory: Tambuwal promises all-inclusive government

Governor Aminu Tambuwal has promised members of the opposition party in the state of an all-inclusive government, calling on them to join hands running the affairs of the state.

Sokoto killings: Nigerian Air Force condoles government, victims’ families

The Nigeria Air Force delegation has visited Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto and the family of the victims allegedly killed by some air force personnel.

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