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PDP Governors: Nigeria on the brink of failed State

Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have warned that if the alarming drift of Nigeria under the watch of the All Progressives Congress, APC, government continues, the country will become a failed state.

PDP to APC: Stop poaching our governors

By Okafor Ofiebor Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum has warned the All Progressives Congress (APC) to stop poaching its governors. Chairman of the forum, Governor...

Tambuwal urges farmers to embrace dry season farming

Governor Aminu Tambuwal has advised farmers to embrace dry season farming to boost food security in the country.

Tambuwal upgrades Shehu Shagari College of Education

Sokoto State government said it has begun plans to upgrade the Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto (SSCOE) to University of Education.

Tambuwal signs 2021 budget into law

Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal has signed the state’s 2021 budget of N176.7 billion into law.

COVID-19 scare: Tambuwal hands over power to deputy

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has handed over power to his deputy, after going into isolation as a result of COVID-19 scare.

Sokoto pays N500m compensation to community

Sokoto state government has earmarked about N500m to pay as compensation to residents affected by an ongoing erosion control project at Mabera community, a Sokoto suburb.

Buhari jettisons politics, sends team to wedding of Najib Tambuwal

President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday scaled the political wall between the APC and PDP and honoured the invitation to the wedding of Najib Aminu Waziri Tambuwal.

Gov. Tambuwal swears in 3 new commissioners

Governor Aminu Tambuwal on Wednesday swore-in Mainasara Ahmad, Bashir Gorau and Maikudi Ahmed to serve as commissioners and members of the Sokoto State Executive Council.

Sokoto govt. denies hoarding COVID-19 Palliatives

Governor Aminu Tambuwal has denied hoarding COVID-19 palliatives meant for citizens amid the pandemic.

Gov Tambuwal donates N1m to family of late soldier

Governor Aminu Tambuwal on Wednesday donated N1 million to the family of late Cpl. Sama’ila Ishiaku, who died during COVID-19 lockdown operations in Sokoto.

One dies, 3 others injured in stampede for Gov. Tambuwal’s cash

A stampede for the monetary gift doled out by Governor Aminu Tambuwal in Sokoto on Friday has led to tragedy after a policeman shot dead one person.

Tambuwal: Almajiri stays for now, mulls alternative

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto said he is considering the adoption of the Indonesian Islamic education model known as Pondok Pesantren Madrasah, to replace the existing Almajiri system.

Sokoto govt gets N65.7b loan to buy cars, fertilizer, fund hajj

Governor Aminu Tambuwal's Sokoto state government said it would secure N65.7 billion loan to finance agricultural programmes, housing, water supply and enhance judicial administration in the state. On the shopping list are cars for judiciary, fertiliser for farmers, water and housing projects.

Tambuwal v Aliyu: Sokoto Police on red alert as Supreme Court hears appeal

Sokoto State Police Command has deployed over one thousand conventional and plain cloth officers as the Supreme Court of Nigeria is set to hear the appeal of the All Progressives Congress candidate, Ahmed Aliyu, challenging the incumbent Aminu Tambuwal of the Peoples Democratic Party.

Sokoto APC takes Tambuwal case to Supreme Court

The All Progressives Congress (APC), in Sokoto State, says it will appeal at the Supreme Court the judgment of the Court of Appeal which upheld the election of Gov. Aminu Tambuwal.

Mabera killings: Tambuwal sets up probe panel

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state on Friday inaugurated a 10-member committee to investigative alleged killing of two persons by men of Nigerian Air Force in Mabera area of Sokoto metropolis.

Tribunal affirms the election of Tambuwal

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, in Sokoto State on Wednesday affirmed the election of Gov. Aminu Tambuwal.

Tambuwal loses round one, tribunal declares APC challenge valid

Governor Aminu Tambuwal has lost the first round in the petition filed against him by Ahmed Aliyu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress.

I will collaborate more with UN agencies – Tambuwal

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Monday pledged to increase governmental collaborations with United Nations (UN) agencies on enhancing peoples’ lives and environmental development in the state.

Tambuwal presents 8 witnesses to defend his election

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, on Wednesday, led eight witnesses to defend his election at the Sokoto State Governorship Election Tribunal.

Bandits’ Attack: Gov Tambuwal confirms exodus of residents to Niger Republic

Confirming the exodus of residents from parts of Sokoto to neighbouring Republic of Niger, Governor Aminu Tambuwal has pleaded with fleeing residents to return. The...

Angry Governor Tambuwal sacks all special assistants

Following the resignation of his 252 special assistants enmasse on Sunday, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, has sacked all his special assistants. The Director-General,...

Photo News: Governor Tambuwal loses popularity contest

Governor Aminu Tambuwal, who abandoned the All Progressives Congress on Tuesday, lost the popularity contest between him and his former godfather, Senator Aliyu Wammako,...

Corps members urged to act as agents of change

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Tuesday urged corps members posted to the state to consider themselves as agents of change.

Govs. renew commitment to tackle Meningitis

Gov. Nasiru El-Rufa’i of Kaduna State and his Sokoto State counterpart, Aminu Tambuwal on Tuesday pledged total support to end the spread of Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM).

Stakeholders to step up surveillance against diseases outbreak, security in State

Political leaders and traditional rulers in Sokoto State on Tuesday resolved to step up surveillance against possible outbreak of diseases and breach of security across the state.

Sokoto governorship: Court adjourns Tambuwal’s hearing till Feb. 28

The Federal High Court Abuja, on Monday, adjourned hearing till Feb. 28 in a fresh suit seeking to remove the Sokoto State Governor. Aminu...

Supreme Court throws spanners in Gov Tambuwal’s election

The bid by Governor Aminu Tambuwal to stop a suit challenging the propriety of his nomination as candidate of the All Progressive Congress, APC...

Sokoto to employ 10,000 teachers

The Sokoto State Government is to employ no fewer than 10,000 qualified teachers, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of the state has disclosed. Tambuwal made the disclosure...

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