The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has directed the Muslim Ummah to look out for the new moon of Dhul Qadah 1442AH, as from Thursday.
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted normal to above normal rainfall from June to August across the nation.
The Senator representing Sokoto North in the National Assembly, Aliyu Wamakko, has condemned the recent violence unleashed against Northerners and their businesses by members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in the south-eastern states of the country.
The Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria, JUSUN, has urged its members to endure a little longer with the hardships caused by its ongoing strike...
No fewer than 100 Vesicovaginal Fistula, VVF, patients are lined up for free repair surgery under the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative, SI, Project in collaboration with Fistula Foundation Nigeria, FFN, in Sokoto.
The Nigeria police say no fewer than 84 suspects have been arrested for illegal manufacturing and distribution of vehicle number plates, kidnapping, banditry, robbery...
President Muhammadu Buhari has transmitted an Executive Bill to the Senate, seeking extension of the retirement age for teachers from 60 to 65 years.
Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto, has advocated the use of Hijab by Muslim women, without restrictions and in total observance of the freedom of religion in the country.
UK Government is to support Nigeria’s efforts at addressing insecurity.
About 24 Major Generals in the Nigerian Army will face retirement, following the appointment of Major General Faruq Yahaya as the new Chief of Army Staff, COAS.
The Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have arrested 10 online drug traffickers in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT.
The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, has donated N40 million to families of victims who died in a boat mishap in Warrah, Ngaski Local Government of Kebbi
Aminu Dantata was one of the eighteen surviving offsprings of Alhassan Dantata when I was growing up in the 1960s. Most of them lived...
The Sokoto Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have arrested Omotade-Sparks Amos Sewanu, operator of the Inks Nation Ponzi Scheme. The suspect who had...
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted cloudiness and sunshine from Friday to Sunday. NiMet’s weather outlook released on Thursday in Abuja, predicted partly cloudy...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday approved the appointment of Major General Farouk Yahaya as the new Chief of Army Staff.
The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has confirmed that about 7, 000 persons were affected by recent bandit attacks in Sabon Birni and Isa Local Government Areas of Sokoto State.
Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has said the issuance of Executive Order 10 by President Muhammadu Buhari is unnecessary and ill-advised considering the intractable impasse over the financial autonomy of the judicial arm of government in the country.
Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has called for restructuring in the ongoing review of the constitutional by the National Assembly as a way out of challenges bedeviling the country.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has said that fraudsters are using insider connections with bankers to perpetuate most financial frauds in the banking industry.
The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III on Tuesday stressed the importance of public awareness on the anti-corruption activities, including the recovered assets and how they are being utilised.
Constitution Review: We’ve received 250 memoranda, federal structure, power devolution now included – Omo-Agege
The Chairman, Senate Committee on Review of the 1999 Constitution, Ovie Omo-Agege, says the committee has received over 250 memoranda which have been analysed.
The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has predicted sunny and thundery weather conditions from Sunday to Tuesday across the country. NiMet`s weather outlook released on Saturday...
Open grazing ban: Group backs Malami, says Southern Govs can only prohibit free movement of criminals, not Fulani herders
A Northern group, Sokoto Network for Good Governance has declared their support behind the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, who faulted the banning of open grazing in the Southern region.