Sokoto: We’ve lost 5,780 cows valued at N2.5b to bandits, says Senator Gobir
23 May 2020 | 10:45 am
Sokoto: We've lost 5,780 cows valued at N2.5b to bandits, says Senator Gobir
10 Apr 2021
In the state of Sokoto in Nigeria, a new women-run auto workshop provides new job opportunities for young women, and caters to a growing market of female drivers.
13 Apr 2021
The Nigerian Army on Monday laid to rest, the remains of Captain Adeolu Adedayo and eleven other soldiers killed by bandits in Konshisha Local Government Area of Benue State.
26 Apr 2021
Miners in Zamfara state say they are also victims of frequent attacks by the bandits who ravage communities in the state.
26 Apr 2021
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has been asked to deploy his wealth of experience and connection in resolving the plethora of challenges facing the country. Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar made the call when the former president paid him a courtesy visit at his palace in Sokoto.
30 Apr 2021
Again, bandits, who abducted the 39 students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka, Kaduna, have released another video of the abducted students of the school.
29 Apr 2021
Benue state governor and other residents in the state have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to declare state of emergency on security across the country.
4 May 2021
Public affairs analyst, Alpha Jackden speaks on the abduction and the rising spate of insecurity in the country.
15 May 2021
The Indonesian Ambassador to Nigeria has pledged his country's partnership with the Sokoto state government in the area of Education, Infrastructure and Agriculture.
13 May 2021
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4 Jun 2021
The Nigeria Police Force earlier today paraded 81 suspects arrested between April and May 2021.
11 Jun 2021
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is in a closed door meeting with the Sultan of Sokoto, his Eminence Mohammed Sa'ad Abubakar, Cardinal John Onaeiyakan, and Former military head of state Abdulsalam Abubakar.
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