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Constitution Review: Sultan canvasses unrestricted usage of the Hijab

Constitution Review: Sultan canvasses unrestricted usage of the Hijab

Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, the Sultan of Sokoto, has advocated the use of Hijab by Muslim women, without restrictions and in total observance of the freedom of religion in the country. The Sultan, who is also the President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), stated this in Birnin Kebbi, on Tuesday, at […]
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Insecurity: Northern elders applaud Sultan’s courage on speaking out

Insecurity: Northern elders applaud Sultan’s courage on speaking out

***Say monarch stated true situation in Northern region ***Appeals to Buhari to restructure security architecture By Joseph Erunke – Abuja Northern elders have commended the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar for speaking out on the deplorable security situation in the region. According to the elders, the position of the Sultan is a true […]

Sokoto State Zakkat Commission floats hospital to support indigent patients

Sokoto State Zakkat Commission floats hospital to support indigent patients

The Sokoto State Government, through the Zakkat and Endowment Commission (SOZECOM), has established a hospital to cater for indigent patients with severe illnesses in the state. The Chairman of the commission, Malam Muhammad Maidoki, disclosed this during the commission’s health committee meeting and disbursement of medical support for the needy, through hospital and pharmaceutical shop […]

FG COVID-19 Palliative: SEMA commences distribution in 3 LGAs in Sokoto

FG COVID-19 Palliative: SEMA commences distribution in 3 LGAs in Sokoto

The Sokoto State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), on Saturday commenced the distribution of the Federal Government COVID-19 palliatives to beneficiaries at Isa, Sabon Birni and Gada Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state. Malam Zubairu Albadau, the Special Adviser to Gov. Aminu Tambuwal on Relief and Rehabilitation, flagged off the exercise. He said that other […]

Tambulwa extols Buhari for flood intervention in Sokoto

Tambulwa extols Buhari for flood intervention in Sokoto

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambulwa of Sokoto state has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for his  intervention after floods ravaged through  Gwadabawa, Ilela, Sokoto North,  Wammako, Bondinga and Tambuwal Local government areas, destroying farmlands and crops in the  state. Governor Tambulwa made the commendation at the weekend when the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social […]

Flood: FG inuagurates distribution of relief materials to victims in Sokoto State

Flood: FG inuagurates distribution of relief materials to victims in Sokoto State

The Federal Government through the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development on Friday inaugurated the distribution of relief materials to flood victims in Sokoto State. Hajiya Sadiya Umar, Minister for Humanitarian Affairs Disaster Management and Social Development said the gesture was a directive from President Muhammadu Buhari to ease the losses of […]