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Insecurity: Attahiru Bafarawa accuses governors of inflating security votes

A former Governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Dalhatu Bafarawa, has alleged that governors have been cashing on the growing spate of insecurity across the Nigeria to inflate their security votes.
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Former Governor Bafarawa asks federal government to address insecurity, tighten borders for illicit weapons

The former Sokoto State governor, Attahiru Bafarawa, has called on the federal government to change its strategy in addressing the nations numerous security challenges.
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

What is Atiku Abubakar’s real motive with alternative facts?

The realities begin to unravel when one takes an honest look at the official presidential results released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and a different result presented by Atiku Abubakar — with special attention to the National Assembly figures.

Court rejects ex-NSA Dasuki’s application for indefinite adjournment

An FCT High Court on Wednesday rejected an application by former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, praying for an indefinite adjournment, pending the compliance of a bail order by the Federal Government

Court declines ex-NSA Dasuki’s request for intervention of ‘friends of the court’ in trial

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Maitama, Abuja, has refused to grant the prayers of former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (Rtd), seeking the intervention of ‘friends of the Court’ (Amicus Curiae) In his trial.

Election: Governor Tambuwal solicits more support for PDP in Sokoto

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Saturday solicited for more support for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidates in the country.

Governor Tambuwal lauded for N3 billion loan to Sokoto traders

The National Youths Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Sokoto State chapter, has lauded Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State over the N3 billion loan earmarked for traders across the state.
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Governor Tambuwal: Sokoto traders to get another N1 billion direct loan soon

Traders in Sokoto State would yet again, benefit from another N1bn direct loan from the state government, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has disclosed.
The All Progressive Congress (APC) as it is today is only but a safe haven for those with skeleton in their cupboards, Sokoto state govenror. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has said.

Election: Vote leaders that will secure Nigeria’s future – Governor Tambuwal

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state on Saturday called on Nigerians to vote leaders that will protect and secure Nigeria’s future.

Sokoto buries 26 victims of armed bandits’ attack

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State led others dignitaries to attend the funeral prayers of 26 people killed by armed bandits in three communities of Gandi district in Rabah local government of Sokoto State.

Governor Tambuwal: APC afraid of losing elections

Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of being afraid to lose the forthcoming general elections.

PDP presents flags to candidates in Sokoto

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has presented flags to its Governorship, Senate, House of Representatives and State Assembly candidates in Sokoto State ahead of the general elections.
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Former Governor Bafarawa drags Senator Wamakko to EFCC

Former governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Dalhatu Bafarawa, has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate his successor, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, over N13 b he allegedly left behind for him in government’s coffers.
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Muhammadu Buhari promises suitable memorial for Shehu Shagari

President Muhammadu Buhari has visited the family of former President Shehu Shagari who died last Friday at the National Hospital, Abuja.
Remains of former President Shehu Shagari as it was conveyed into his personal residence in Shagari town of Shagari Local Government Area. Photo by Abubakar Imam

Former President Shehu Shagari laid to rest in Sokoto

The remains of former President, Alhaji Shehu Shagari, who passed on Friday evening, has been laid to rest at his private residence in his hometown, Shagari Local Government Area of Sokoto state.

Seriake Dickson: Nigeria bigger than politics

Governor Seriake Dickson says Nigeria is too big to be torn apart by political differences
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday urged Nigerians not to fall into deceptions of President Muhammdu Buhari and his party (APC) in their to seek second term.-1

Atiku Abubakar: Nigerians must stop Muhammadu Buhari second coming

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday urged Nigerians not to fall into deceptions of President Muhammdu Buhari and his party (APC) in their to seek second term.
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Fraud: Appeal court reverses Aminu Tambuwal’s pardon, orders trial of suspects

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 the state pardon granted to some former officials of the state who were prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC at the Sokoto state High Court.

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Man docked for cultism, possession of firearm

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