The Sokoto State Government on Saturday disbursed N14.68 million to 86 District Heads to purchase cow for orphans as Sallah meat in the state. The exercise as an annual event embarked upon by the state government through the state Zakkat and Endowment Commission was inaugurated at the Sultan Palace in Sokoto. Inaugurating the distribution, Sultan Sa’ad Abubakar III, commended the district heads for their dedication in ensuring the success of the programme in their various domain.

The Executive Chairman of Sokoto State Zakat and Waqaf Endowment Commission Nigeria and Deputy Secretary General WZF West Africa Muhammad Lawal Maidoki met with about 100 youth who are stakeholders in Sokoto state as public opinion shapers and commentators in electronic media that includes Rima Radio, Rima FM, Vision FM, Garkuwa FM, Nagari FM on Sunday (7/22).

Sokoto State Zakat and Endowment COMMISSION, Nigeria. on Tuesday flagged off the 2018 Tree Waqaf planting campaign and inaugurated the School Orchard waqaf Volunteer Committee saddled with the responsibility of coordinating the Establishment of School Orchard Waqf in 47 Boarding Schools across the State.

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Sunday donated 1,000 bags of grains to widows and the needy across the state through the Zakkat and Endowment Commission. Distributing the grains in Sokoto, Malam Lawal Maidoki, the Chairman of the commission, said that the gesture was part of the governor’s personal effort to support the needy.

Sokoto State Zakat and Endowment Commission in collaboration with Sultanate Council holds an interactive meeting with prominent Islamic scholars, Imams and the coalition of Islamic Association in Sokoto. The meeting held on Monday at Sultan Palace aimed at sharing the ideas, knowledge, skills and experiences on how improve the activities of Zakat and Waqf in our dear State.