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Vaccines are not responsible for death of Infants – Sultan of Sokoto

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has debunked the rumour that vaccines for polio and other communicable diseases is responsible for the death of infants in the State. The paramount traditional ruler said this during a courtesy visit to Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State on Tuesday in Lafia, …

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People Advocating For Nigeria’s Breakup Are Challenging God- Sultan Of Sokoto

Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, in a lecture, has declared that anyone advocating for Nigeria’s breakup is challenging God. Abubakar said this on wednesday, at a colloquium organised by Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), he said; “When people talk about restructuring, if they mean we should disintegrate the country, I will …

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Sultan declares September 1 for Eid-el-Kabir holiday

Sept. 1, 2017 has been declared as Eid-el-Kabir day by the Sultan of Sokoto and Chairman Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar. This is contained in a statement signed by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, the Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs to the Sokoto Sultanate Council and made …

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Why We Bought N700m Abuja Property For The Sultan Of Sokoto- FG

The Sokoto Government have revealed why they purchased a N700m Abuja property for the sultan of sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar after sanction by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC). The government was reacting to the alleged interrogation of the Chief of Staff to the sultan, Alhaji Kabiru Tafida by the Economic Financial …

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Sultan of Sokoto blames religious leaders over the CRK, IRK controversy in schools

The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Abubakar, has blamed  religious leaders for the current crisis in the religious subjects in school curriculum, the Sultan said they pushed former president Goodluck Jonathan administration to change the status of Christian and Islamic subjects in school curriculum. That two subjects, previously optional, are now …

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“The rate at which girls spend time on social media is worrisome” — Sultan of Sokoto

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Saad Abubakar III while speaking at the closing ceremony of the 6th National Edition of the Quranic Recitation Competition expressed concern at how social media is diverting the attention of students in the country, especially girls. In his words; ‘There is a disturbing development where …

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Sultan of Sokoto urges Muslims to look out for the full moon on Saturday

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has urged the Muslim Ummah in the country to look for the new Moon of Shawwal on Saturday, June 24. The call was made by the  Sultan in a statement signed by the Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate Council, Sokoto, Prof. …

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Sultan of Sokoto Announces Sighting of the Moon As Ramadan Begins on Saturday

As Muslims in Nigeria and all over the world observe this year’s Ramadan fasting, the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, has announced the sighting of the moon. The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has declared Saturday, May 27, as 1st Ramadan, 1438 AH, the commencement of …

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Sultan Calls On FG To Arrest And Prosecute Hate Preachers

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has called on the Federal Government to ensure the arrest and prosecution of people who preach and promote hate speeches in the country. Mr. Abubakar gave this advice at the opening of a two-day conference organised by International Dialogue Centre, KAICIID, an inter-governmental …

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Sambo Dasuki’s Father, The Former Sultan Of Sokoto Is Dead

Former Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki, is dead. He died at the age of 93. Secretary to the Sultanate Council, Alhaji Faruk Ladan, announced in a statement he issued in Hausa saying that the 18th Sultan of Sokoto, Dasuki, died on Monday night and that his funeral service would …

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Bafarawa Laments Non-Invitation To Sultan’s 10th Coronation Anniversary

A former Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, has decried the way he was treated during the 10th coronation anniversary of the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III. The former governor was conspicuously absent during the events marking the 10th anniversary of the Sultan, who was appointed under …

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Nigeria Destined For Greatness Despite Challenges – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed optimism that Nigeria is destined to achieve greatness in spite of the current challenges. Mr. Buhari spoke in Sokoto on Saturday when he inaugurated the Kalambaina 500 housing estate built by the state government at the cost N4.8 billion. According to him, in spite of …

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Economic Recession Ordained By God – Sultan

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has said that the economic recession currently being experienced in Nigeria and other parts of the world, is ordained by God. The Sultan made the assertion in Sokoto yesterday during activities to mark his 10th coronation anniversary. “The only solution to …

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4 Things To Know About The Sultan Of Sokoto

The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III is celebrating a decade of his reign. Here are four things you should know about the monarch; The 20th Sultan was born in Sokoto on August 24, 1956 and attended the prestigious Barewa College, Zaria. He then proceeded to the Nigerian Defence Academy …

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Killer Herdsmen Should Be Treated As Criminals Sultans Charges FG

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, yesterday said herdsmen, who kill in whatever guise, are criminals and must be treated as such. The Sultan, who asked the Federal Government to prosecute killer herdsmen without further ado, maintained that the frequent clashes between farmers and herders were not …

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Sultan: Politicians Use Money To Manipulate Religious Leaders

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, Tuesday accused Nigerian politicians of using money to manipulate religious leaders for their selfish interests. The Sultan, who spoke at a religious summit organized by the International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) in Abuja yesterday, said it was imperative to change the trend for …

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Treat Armed Herdsmen As Terrorists, Sultan Tells Security Agencies

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has said that the so called Fulani herdsmen moving around with guns, causing violence, fighting with farmers are not Nigerians, but foreign terrorists. The Sultan said this in his Eid el-Kabir message to the Muslim Ummah in Nigeria. According to him, these …

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MURIC Tackles CAN, Christian Elders For Twisting Sultan’s Statement On Sallah Day

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) yesterday tackled a coalition of 22 Christian groups in Nigeria led by National Christian Elders Forum (NCEF), for allegedly criticizing the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, over his announcement of Sallah Day celebration. The Sultan had last weekend announced that Muslims would observe …

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Sultan Announces Monday, 12th As Eid-El Kabir

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has announced Monday, Sept. 12 as the Eid-El-Kabir Day, 1437 AH. This followed the declaration of Saturday, Sept.3 as the 1st of Zulhijja, 1437 AH. This is contained in a statement signed and released by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, Chairman, Advisory Committee on …

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CAN: Kerry’s Visit To Sultan Has Heightened Fear Among Nigerian Christians

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has accused the United States Government of fanning the embers of ethnic and religious division in Nigeria, after the U.S. Secretary of State, Senator John Kerry, visited the Sultan of Sokoto and northern governors. The association frowned at the fact that Christians were excluded …

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