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Gusau

(go͞ozou`), town (1991 est. pop. 139,000), NW Nigeria, on the Sokoto River. It is a regional trade center for peanuts, cotton, and tobacco. Industry has expanded with the development of textile and food processing plants. In 1929 a railroad reached Gusau, which then developed as an entrepôt for NW Nigeria.
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Tsoho's death was confirmed by the state government after parading his corpse in Gusau, the state capital, a day after he was killed.
Meanwhile, the governor has also awarded the contract for the total reconstruction of the 11 Kilometer Gusau Eastern Bye pass at a cost of N2.
The Gusau launching filled Muslims in all parts of Nigeria - the Yoruba southwest included - with new zeal to push Shari'ah implementation ahead in their own states to the extent allowed by local political realities.
In fact, the former National Security Adviser, General Andrew Owoye Azazi, shocked many Nigerians when he boldly admitted that Aliyu Mohammed Gusau, Ibrahim Babangida, Atiku Abubakar were behind Boko Haram's sponsorship.
To our knowledge, the burden of childhood renal diseases in Gusau, Zamfara State, North-Western Nigeria, has not been investigated.
Prevalence and Risk Factors for Perinatal Asphyxia as Seen at a Specialist Hospital in Gusau, Nigeria.
The total number of study subjects was thus 746 postpartum women who resided in four local government areas, Dawaki Tofa and Gezewa in Kano State, and Gusau and Kaura Namoda in Zamfara State in Northwest Nigeria.
In a lengthy article in a Nigerian newspaper, Murtada Muhammad Gusau, chief imam of two mosques in Nigeria's Okene Kogi State debunked the Saudi-inspired crackdown on alleged blasphemists, citing multiple verses from the Quran that advocate patience and tolerance and reject the killing of those that curse or berate the Prophet Muhammad.
In a lengthy article in a Nigerian newspaper, Murtada Muhammad Gusau, chief imam of two mosques in Nigeria's Okene Kogi State debunked the Saudi-inspired crackdown on alleged blasphemists citing multiple verses from the Qur'an that advocate patience and tolerance and reject the killing of those that curse or berate the Prophet Mohammed.
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7 Federal University Dutse, 2012 2013 Jigawa, Jigawa State 8 Federal University Birnin 2012 2013 Kebbi, Kebbi State 9 Federal University Gusau, 2012 2013 Zamfara State 10 Kano University 2000 2007 of Technology Wudil.