Category Archives: Tambuwal

Corps members commend Gov. Tambuwal for fatherly role

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members in Sokoto State on Saturday presented gift to Gov. Aminu Tambuwal for the fatherly role he played during their service year. The corps members who visited Tambuwal to present their gift to him said they appreciated his support. One of the corps members Ms. Ibiateli Christopher, said that […]

Tambuwal wants state to take over federal roads

By Abdallah el-Kurebe Sokoto—Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has urged the Federal Government to hand overý federal roads to state governments for effective management. Governor Aminu Tambuwal Making the appeal when he received the Senate Committee on Works, led by its Chairman, Senator Kabiru Gaya, at Government House, Monday night, the governor argued that […]

Alleged Pardon: “Tambuwal acted to stop past injustice”

Top government officials have accused the the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of deliberate falsehood and smear campaign to malign the integrity of Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State. The anti-graft body last week said it had challenged the power of Tambuwal to ‘pardon’ five persons standing trial for corrupt practices in offences […]

Pardon: Tambuwal acted to correct injustice —Officials

By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Officials of Sokoto State Government have given insights into the alleged pardoning of two serving commissioners in the state, affirming that Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal only acted to correct perceived wrongs done to the officials by the preceding administration. Officials of the state administration in their narrative alleged that what […]

Tambuwal, Niger president discuss improved ties

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, on Monday met with the President of Niger Republic, Mahamadou Issoufou, at the Presidential Palace in Niamey to discuss issues of common interest for improved relations. Tambuwal’s spokesman, Malam Imam Imam, said in a statement that the two leaders discussed issues of cooperation for the benefit of their citizens. […]