Sokoto, Nigeria News
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The governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Ameachi has urged Nigerians to vote wisely if they want to bring an end to poverty, insecurity and bad governance that has characterized the nation's trajectory in the last four years.
Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, has called for a full-scale investigation into the killing of members of the Islamic Movement in Zaria penultimate week.
Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, told journalists in Abuja that the doctor who attended to the American - Liberian government official, Mr Patrick Sawyer has tested positive of Ebola virus.
The former Chief of Army Staff , retired Lt.-Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika, on Saturday called for the deployment of military personnel to the country's porous borders.
The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Dioceses, Rev Dr. Matthew Hassan Kukah ,has said the issue of who becomes the next President of the country in 2015 is in God's hand and cannot be manipulated against God's will.
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar 111, has cautioned Nigeria's military against allowing themselves to be used by politicians for selfish purposes..
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 10:34 am
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