Gov. Tambuwal approves recruitment of additional agric extension workers

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has approved the recruitment of additional extension workers to increase manpower and expertise in wheat value chain in the state. This is contained in a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Public Affairs, Imam Imam and issued to the News Agency of Nigeria……

Buhari still needs prayers – Tambuwal

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has urged Nigerians, not to relent in their prayers for total healing of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Governor spoke in Sokoto on Tuesday when the Forum of Directors of Social Communication of the Catholic Church paid him a courtesy visit at the Government House in Sokoto. “The nation will…

President’s return has re-energised Nigeria – Tambuwal

The return of President Muhammadu Buhari from a 50-day medical vacation abroad has re-energised the nation, Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has said. Tambuwal also said Buhari’s safe return has renewed the confidence of Nigerians on the president. This is contained in a statement issued by the Special Adviser to Tambuwal on Media and……

Sokoto guber: Court rules on case against Tambuwal

Jstice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court on Friday in Abuja struck out a suit seeking to remove Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State from office. The motion on notice dated January 30, 2017 emanated from an earlier suit filed on January 27, 2015 by Senator Umaru Dahiru and Aliyu Abubakar Sanyinna. The application…

God answered our prayers by bringing Buhari back home alive – Tambuwal

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has expressed gratitude to God for bringing back Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari back to the country alive. Tambuwal said the safe return of the President indicated that God had answered the cries of Nigerians on the health of the president who had been out of the country for over…

Court fixes date to hear application seeking removal of Tambuwal

The Federal High Court in Abuja will on March 10 give ruling on whether to allow or refuse an application seeking to amend an originating summon pleading for the removal of the Sokoto state governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, from office on the account that the primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) that produced…

How Nigeria can get out of recession – Tambuwal

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal fielded questions from journalists in Sokoto on wide range of issues affecting his state and the country. He gave his frank assessment of the measures needed to take Nigeria out of recession. The last administration promised to improve the welfare of religious and traditional rulers in the state. This includes providing……

Inject more money into the economy – Gov.Tambuwal tells FG

The Sokoto state governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has called for more money to be injected into the economy by way of buildings, road constructions and other capital projects to enable Nigeria get out of recession. Tambuwal said this in an interactive session with some journalists at the weekend. He revealed that governors had been discussing…

Why I attacked Jonathan – Governor Tambuwal

The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, on Sunday declared that he never hated former President Goodluck Jonathan but that he only opposed his policies. Tambuwal, who was the Speaker of the House of Representatives made the assertion while addressing journalists in Sokoto. The governor was alleged to have been engaged in a feud with…

Tambuwal Dissolves Internal Revenue Board, Appoints New Team

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has approved the dissolution of the management committee of Sokoto State Bard of Internal Revenue. With this new directive, the former team, headed by Musa Muhammad Maccido, has been asked to hand over the affairs to the newly-appointed Interim Management Committee pending when a substantive board will be appointed. A statement……

Tambuwal signs Sokoto’s N204.3bn 2017 budget into law

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal Friday night signed into law the state’s 2017 appropriation bill of over N204.3 billion. Speaking at the event, Tambuwal expressed delight at the timely passage of the budget document by the state House of Assembly. He said now that it has become a law, its provisions will be diligently implemented for……