Training and Preparation

Training for strongman requires a combination of traditional weightlifting, functional training, and specific event practice. Athletes often train with the actual implements used in competitions, such as logs, stones, and tires, to build the necessary skills and muscle memory. Nutrition and recovery are also critical components of a strongman's regimen, as the demands on the body are immense.

The Spirit of Strongman

Strongman competitions are not just about raw power; they embody the spirit of perseverance and resilience. Athletes often push their bodies to the limit, showcasing not only their physical prowess but also their mental fortitude. The camaraderie among competitors is another defining feature of the sport, with athletes often supporting and encouraging each other despite the fierce competition.

Strongman events are thrilling to watch, offering a spectacle of human strength and determination. Whether you're an aspiring strongman or a fan of strength sports, the world of strongman is both inspiring and awe-inspiring.

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    Pictorial presentation of the Keynote Address delivered by one of the renewable energy experts in the country and the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Bashir Garba, MFR

    Pictorial presentation of the Keynote Address delivered by one of the renewable energy experts in the country and the Vice-Chancellor, Sokoto State University, Prof. Bashir Garba, MFR, at the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Associations (Alliance) Conference, hosted by the Admiralty University of Nigeria (ADUN). The Conference, which has as its theme: Capacity Development In The Renewable Energy And Energy Efficiency Industry; And The Prospects For Green Hydrogen: Issues, Opportunities For Nigeria, took place from 30th November to 3rd December, 2022.

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    The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Bashiru Garba, MFR

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Vice Chancellor's Welcome Message

Sokoto State University, Sokoto (SSU). The University is a State owned conventional degree awarding institution that is dedicated to quality teaching, learning, research and community service. The Institution offers quality undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in a multiple of disciplines. Sokoto State University was officially established in May 2009, but commenced academic activities in October, 2013 (i.e. 2013/2014) academic session with the registration of 800 pioneer students, spread over three Faculties: Social Sciences, Science, and Education. The University has been given approval for the commencement of postgraduate programme which had already started.

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CENTRE FOR THE STUDY OF SOKOTO CALIPHATE

Sokoto State University Center for the study of Sokoto Caliphate.

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CENTRE FOR MATHEMATICAL STUDIES

Welcome to Center for Mathematical Studies

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ENTREPRENEURSHIP CENTRE

Sokoto State University, Entrepreneurship Center

Mission

The primary mission of the University is to: 1. Pursue excellence in research, teaching and community service 2. Be dedicated to having quality leadership, sound management of all resources and high degree of integrity and accountability. 3. Strive to produce the best quality academic programmes to meet the needs of diverse students: and 4. Create an environment conducive to learning and the actualization of human potentials.

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Vission

The vision of the University is to become a world-class institution that produces globally competitive graduates who can advance economic development and who are prepared to meet the challenges of times.

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Core Values

1. Dedication to public good; 2. Fairness, social justice and equity; 3. Honesty and Integrity ; 4. Accountability and transparency; 5. Diversity in inclusion; and 6. Shared governance.

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OUR JOURNALS

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CAJOST

Caliphate Journal of Science and Technology

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SJOLLL

Sokoto Journal of Language, Literature and Linguistics

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RIJE

Rima International Journal of Education

STATISTICS

3

FACULTIES

4

CENTERS

2

SCHOOLS

25

DEPARTMENTS

41

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

25

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

18

CONSULTANCY PROGRAMMES

OUR CLIENTS

EDUCATIONAL/INTERVENTION BODIES