Defaulting filling stations in Kebbi, Sokoto sealed by DPR

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says it has sealed eight independent petroleum stations in Sokoto and Kebbi for allegedly selling petrol above the government approved pump price. The Sokoto Zonal Operations Controller, Mr Mohammed Makera, made the disclosure when he addressed newsmen in Sokoto on Tuesday. Mr. Makera, who gave an update on the… Read More Defaulting filling stations in Kebbi, Sokoto sealed by DPR

11 dead, 86,710 hectares of farmland destroyed by flood in Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara- NEMA

No fewer than 11 persons were killed by flood in Sokoto and Zamfara States in 2015, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has said. Mr Thickman Tanimu , Deputy Head, Sokoto Zonal Operations Office of NEMA said 10 of the victims died in Zamfara while a seven-year old boy died at Kuchi village in Kebbe… Read More 11 dead, 86,710 hectares of farmland destroyed by flood in Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara- NEMA