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Sokoto: Abdulsamad Dasuki clinches PDP House of Reps ticket

Abdulsamad Dasuki, member representing Kebbe/Tambuwal Federal Constituency in Sokoto State, on Thursday, clinched the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ticket to contest for the House of Representatives election in 2019.
Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal

2019: Aminu Tambuwal vows to end farmers-herdsmen violence, develop solid minerals

The Presidential hopeful of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has said that his government would help Nasarawa State, which he described as a “strategic state with the best human and mineral resources”, achieve her full potentials, if elected president of Nigeria.
Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State has identified the youthful age of his Sokoto State counterpart, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, as a great asset to Nigeria

Ayodele Fayose: Aminu Tambuwal’s youthful age a great asset to Nigeria

With barely three weeks to the forthcoming national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party where the party is expected to picks its candidate for next year’s presidential election, Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State has identified the youthful age of his Sokoto State counterpart, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, as a great asset to Nigeria.

Flood disaster: Lawmaker supports Sokoto victims with N1 m

Alhaji Abdussamad Dasuki, member representing Tambuwal/Kebbe Federal Constituency, on Sunday donated N1 million to victims of the flood disaster in Kebbe Local Government area of Sokoto State, which occurred on Friday.

Eid-el-Kabir: FRSC deploys 455 personnel in Kebbi

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Kebbi has deployed 455 personnel to ensure smooth traffic flow during the Eid-El-Kabir celebration, the Deputy Corps Commander in the state, Alhaji Aliyu Daudawa, said on Wednesday.

Sokoto PDP ex-chairman defects to APC with 10,000 supporters

A former Peoples Democratic Party chairman in Sokoto State, Abubakar Shehu-Tambuwal, has led about 10,000 supporters to decamp to the All Progressives Congress in Tambuwal Local Government Area of the state.

10,000 PDP members join APC in Sokoto

Less than three weeks after the defection of Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state to opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), no fewer than 10,000 have dumped his new party.

Group: Governor Tambuwal should account for bailout funds

A partnership of groups of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Sokoto state has insisted that defecting Governor Aminu Tambuwal should account for the bailout funds received from the federal government.

Eddy Olafeso: Defections will favour PDP in 2019

Despite the current posture of the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), where it sounds unperturbed by the recent gale of defections, there are indications that the party is actually rattled and might be in dilemma about its chances in the next elections.

FRSC to deploy full operational might for nationwide special Sallah patrol

The Federal Road Safety Corps is to deploy its full operational might for the 2018 Eid-El-Fitri special patrol exercise nationwide.

Minister: No part of Nigeria’ll suffer neglect under President Buhari’s government

Minister of State, Labour and Employment, Prof. Stephen Ocheni, has restated President Muhammadu Buhari’s commitment to accelerate development in all part of the country irrespective of its geographical or political considerations.

Robbers steal local government workers’ salary in Kebbi

Gwandu Local Government Area of Kebbi says suspected robbers have stolen over N9 million meant for the payment of April salary of workers of its Departments of Health and Agriculture.

Federal lawmaker offers free medical treatment to constituents in Sokoto

Rep. Abdussamad Dasuki (APC-Sokoto), has commenced free medical treatment to 10,000 constituents in his efforts to uplift their wellbeing.

Federal govt begins distribution of inputs to 9,500 rice farmers in Sokoto

The Distribution of farming inputs to rice farmers by the Federal Government has commenced in Gwadabawa Local Government area of Sokoto State.

Sokoto govt distributes 900 school desks to female colleges

The Sokoto State Agency for Female Education has distributed 900 school desks to various girls colleges in four local government areas of the state.

Sokoto boosts enrollment of girls in FGGC Tambuwal from 30 to 115

Worried by the apparent lack enough Sokoto indigenes at the Federal Government Girls College (FGGC) Tambuwal, the state government has sponsored 115 girls to begin academic pursuits in the institution.

Rep Dasuki provides scholarship to 120 students in Sokoto

Lawmaker representing Kebbe/Tambuwal Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Abdussamad Dasuki, Saturday awarded scholarship to 120 students in his constituency.

Sokoto govt distributes 45,000 desks to schools

Sokoto state government said it has distributed a total of 45,926 desks to various schools across the 23 local government areas of the state from 2015 to the end of 2017.

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Boko Haram kills 53 in fresh attacks

Boko Haram jihadists have killed 53 soldiers and farmers in three days of attacks in northeastern Nigeria, security sources said Tuesday, in a new show of force ahead of February elections in the West African country.