Sokoto PDP: Crumbling at Start-up?

Sokoto PDP: Crumbling at Start-up?   This is a story of the “Seeds of Hopelessness”. The PDP has never had it good in the political atmosphere since 1999 when political activities were rolled out. It is stories of failures all way through. The reason has never been far from internal crises that result from disunity…

Ebola claims 5 lives in one mont, Says Dr. Gwarzo

Ebola claims 5 lives in one mont, Says Dr. Gwarzo By Abdallah el-Kurebe The dreaded Ebola virus disease (EVD) has claimed five lives between July 20 and August 21 2014, Director of Port Health at the Federal Ministry of Health, Dr. Nasiru Gwarzo has confirmed. He stated this in Sokoto on Saturday at a one-day…

Protest against N3.6bn loan turns violent as youths groups clash in Sokoto

Protest against N3.6bn loan turns violent as youths groups clash in Sokoto By Abdallah el-Kurebe Some youths groups yesterday protested Sokoto state government’s letter to State House of Assembly for an approval to obtain a N3.6 billion loan, which resulted in a violent clash. The peaceful protest turned bloody with three vehicles, smashed and one…

Wamakko reads riot act to LG caretaker committees

Wamakko reads riot act to LG caretaker committees By Abdallah el-Kurebe Governor Aliyu Wamakko of Sokoto state has read riot act for caretaker committees recently appointed to oversee the affairs of local government councils in the state. He warned the committees during the swearing-in ceremony of two new commissioners today at the Government House. “Anyone…