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Sultan To Train 200 Children Orphaned By Boko Haram

Sultan To Train 200 Children Orphaned By Boko Haram

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Friday revealed plans to train no fewer than 200 children orphaned by the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East. Making the disclosure in Sokoto during the opening of the 28th National Conference of the Muslim Sisters Organisation of Nigeria, the Sultan said, “There are more than […]

Gunmen Kill Man, Son In Sokoto

Gunmen Kill Man, Son In Sokoto

Some unidentified gunmen have killed a 50-year old businessman, Alhaji Bello Danbuba and his teenage son, Aliyu, in Gandi village, Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State. The killings happened on Thursday. It was gathered that the attackers, believed to be bandits, trailed Danbaba to where his herd of camel was kept, then shot him […]

Sokoto’s Wedding of 100 Couples To Gulp N32 Million

Sokoto’s Wedding of 100 Couples To Gulp N32 Million

The proposed mass wedding of 100 couples in Sokoto State will cost N32 million. The Commissioner of Religious Affairs Alhaji Mani Katami who revealed this, said the wedding had been scheduled to hold in the next one month. Katami who spoke in Sokoto on plans for the exercise, said the state government would pay the […]

2,000 Women Die Annually in Sokoto Due to Pregnancy-Related Issues – Governor

2,000 Women Die Annually in Sokoto Due to Pregnancy-Related Issues – Governor

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Monday said no fewer than 2, 000 women lose their lives annually in the state due to pregnancy-related issues. Mr. Tambuwal made the disclosure in Sokoto at the opening of a five-day Stakeholders Monitoring and Evaluation Workshop on Strengthening Health Outcome for Women and Children Project. “No fewer […]