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The Sokoto State Zakkat and Endowment Commission on Sunday disbursed N8 million state government monthly medical assistance to the needy through various hospitals and pharmaceutical shops in the state.
The Sokoto State Government on Saturday disbursed N14.68 million to 86 District Heads to purchase cows for orphans as Sallah meat in the state.
The Sokoto State Government, Monday said it had spent N2.7 billion on the provision of food items and financial assistance to widows, orphans, physically challenge and indigent persons in the last three years.
The Elders Consultative Forum of the Supreme Council for Sharia in Nigeria, Oyo State Chapter, on Sunday distributed N2.4 million cash as Zakkat (alms) to indigent Muslims in the state.
The Sokoto State Zakkat and Endowment Commission on Saturday disbursed N2 million Zakkat (alms) to 50 less-privileged persons in the state.
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Sunday donated 1,000 bags of grains to widows and the needy across the state through the Zakkat and Endowment Commission.
The Sultan of Sokoto Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Saturday urged Nigerians to pray for leaders to succeed in delivering the mandate entrusted in them by the people.
The Kebbi State Government has distributed drugs worth N5 million to 838 epileptic and psychiatric patients in the state.
The Kano State Zakkat and Endowment Commission has disbursed N20 million as alms to the needy from January to date.
Zamfara State Zakkat and Endowment Board has distributed N4 million to the needy in Gusau as part of efforts to reduce poverty among people of the state.
The Sokoto State Zakkat and Endowment Commission on Saturday disclosed that it received N31.5 million assistance from the state government.
The Baale of Ferowa village in Ifo local government area of Ogun state, Chief Muyideen Folorunso, has been arrested by men of Ogun State Police Command for involvement in alleged dubious land deal worth N15.5 million.
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, on Tuesday, admitted the Federal Government’s inability to manage farm implements especially tractors due to the lack of maintenance culture and the inexperienced of operators.
Police in the US state of Ohio arrested a husband and wife and their two sons Tuesday over the “meticulously planned” murder of eight people — seven members of the same family and a fiancee.
Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson says "hunger and desire" drove him to escape non-league football and win an England call-up for the first time.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has told the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, that the 2019 election is not about who has more money.
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris, says the Nigeria Police Force will ensure the rule of law and human rights best practices in the discharge of its constitutional mandate.
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) eventually impounded the truck smuggled into Nigeria through Ebute Community along Ilaro-Oja border town situated in Yewa-South Local Government Area of Ogun State.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that a comprehensive policy for improved remuneration for teachers and all public servants is being developed.
Nigeria professional football league outfit, Yobe Desert Stars, has announced Ngozi Elechi as their Chief Coach ahead of next season’s NPFL which kick-off in December.
Outgoing British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, yesterday, insisted that both the Shi’ite and security agencies in the country have to take the path of rule of law in their engagements.