Category Archives: Tambuwal

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. […]

Tambuwal, Nigerien President meet on cooperation

By Abdallah el-Kurebe Sokoto – Governor Aminu Tambuwal on Monday met with the President of Niger Republic, Mahamadou Issoufou to discuss cooperation between Sokoto state and Niger Republic.‎ Governor Aminu Tambuwal with the President of Niger Republic, Mahamadou Issoufou on Monday. A statement by Tambuwal’s spokesman, Malam Imam Imam, said meeting, which took place at […]

NANS hails Tambuwal over N900 million tuition, allowances

By Charles Kumolu The National Association of Nigerian Students’ (NANS), has applauded Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State for approving over Nine Hundred Million Naira (900 Million) for the payment of tuition fees and upkeep allowances of  Sokoto State indigenes studying both in Nigeria and Diaspora. This was contained in a statement yesterday issued by […]

Tambuwal declares state of emergency in education: Sultan heads Revitilisation, Strengthening C’ttee

By Abdallah el-Kurebe Sokoto—Sultan Sa’ad Abubakar-led 27-man Education Revitalisation and Strengthening Committee, constituted yesterday by Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has vowed to sack all unqualified teachers in the state. Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto The committee insisted that “there are many of them, with some of them always absent from their duty posts.” […]

Sokoto: Court declines to sack Tambuwal

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday, dismissed suit that sought to remove Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State from office over allegation that he was wrongfully nominated by the All Progressives Congress, APC, to contest the April 11, 2015, election. Sokoto state Governor, Tambuwal Justice Gabriel Kolawole dismissed […]

Tambuwal in the eye of the storm

By Saifullahi Abubakar IT is normal for a public figure, a successful one for that matter, to attract occasional sneer, derision or outright envy. But it is abnormal when such a thing is turned into an organised mob of muckrakers with a mandate to smear the target personality by every available spit they could get. […]