Tag: Sa’ad Abubakar

Sultan of Sokoto says Northern Nigeria may witness a bigger catastrophe than Boko Haram

Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar has warned that the north may witness a bigger catastrophe that than the Boko Haram insurgency. He pointed out the level of orphans in the region was alarming, saying it could snowball into something that “would turn out to be worse than the Boko Haram”.[Read More…]

Sultan of Sokoto says disobeying court orders is a dangerous precedent that leads to anarchy

Sa’ad Abubakar, the sultan of Sokoto, says political leaders who disobey court orders are setting a dangerous precedent. “We must regularly obey and respect the laws of our land. We should never disregard the laws to avoid the consequences,” – the Sultan was Speaking on Thursday in Abuja at the[Read More…]

Nigerian Leaders Must Guard Against Another Civil War – Sultan of Sokoto Says

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, has urged Nigerian leaders to learn from the mistakes of the past to move the nation forward. The monarch said the leaders must ensure Nigeria does not experience another civil war. “As a nation, we have gone through and surmounted the worst of all,[Read More…]

Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar Announces Sept 12 As Eid el-Kabir Day

Sa’ad Abubakar III, sultan of Sokoto and spiritual head of Muslims in Nigeria, has announced September 12 as the Eid-el-Kabir day. In a statement released on Saturday by Sambo Junaidu, chairman, advisory committee on religious affairs, Sultanate council of Sokoto, the monarch said his committee in conjunction with the national[Read More…]

Christian Leaders Say Nigeria Now Governed Like An Islamic Country In A Reaction to Sultan

The National Christian Elders forum has reacted to comments by the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, that Nigeria is a multi-religious nation, saying the claim was against constitutional provisions. The NCEF also said Muslim leaders had in past and present times made deliberate steps towards Islamising Nigeria. Mr. Abubakar had[Read More…]

President Buhari Is A Dictator Who Disobeys Court Orders, Fayose Tells Sultan of Sokoto

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Friday told the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’Ad Abubakar, that President Muhamadu Buhari is a dictator. Mr. Fayose, who was delivering an address to the visiting monarch in Ado Ekiti, said by choosing which court orders to obey, the President had demonstrated disrespect to[Read More…]

How Sultan, Saad Abubakar Stopped Tambuwal From Probing Diezani – Says APC Chieftain

Hajiya Najatu Mohammed is a well-known politician from Kano state.She is fearless and very outspoken. Aside from being a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC , Hajiya Naja as she is fondly called is also known to be a close political associate of President Muhammadu Buhari. As Buhari settles[Read More…]

Jonathan Rebukes North-West Governors For Not Sponsoring Christian Pilgrims

Nigeria’s President, Goodluck Jonathan seems to be at a loss over why Governors of North-West states like  Kebbi, Kano, Jigawa, Sokoto, Zamfara and Kaduna have failed to sponsor the annual pilgrimage of Christians in their states to Jerusalem. This was discovered last Wednesday when Jonathan met with a delegation from the Nigeria[Read More…]