Sokoto State Governor News

Justice Onnoghen: Gov. Tambuwal reacts to Buhari govt’s plan to remove CJN

The Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has reacted to emerging reports of planned removal of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 12, 2019

How I rejected bribe from Buhari govt

The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has disclosed how he rejected a bribe from the All Progressives Congress, APC, in a bid to stop him from defecting to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 11, 2019

Sokoto: Details of Tinubu’s meeting with Wammako emerge

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, during the weekend met with former Sokoto State Governor, Senator Aliyu Wamakko behind closed doors in Sokoto state.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 6, 2019

2019: Amid Uncertainty, Tinubu, Ganduje Visit Wamakko

Amid political uncertainty ahead of the 2019 general election, the National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje at the weekend paid separate visits to former Sokoto State Governor, Senator Aliyu Wamakko.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Jan 5, 2019

Obasanjo, Saraki, Babalola pay tributes to Shagari

Obasanjo was led to the late Shagari’s house by the Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 31, 2018

Shehu Shagari: Monday declared as public holiday

The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has declared Monday, December 31, as public holiday in the state, to enable residents offer special prayer for the repose of the soul of former President, Shehu Shagari.

Daily Post , Nigeria Dec 30, 2018

2018: Year of mace theft, defections, victory for MKO Abiola

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal; his counterpart in Kwara State, Abdulfatah Ahmed; as well as the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, also left the APC and returned to the PDP.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 29, 2018

Shehu Shagari's death, a fatal blow

Fayose condoled the Sokoto State Governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, the people of Shagari Village and the family left behind by the former president praying that God will uphold and comfort them.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Dec 28, 2018

Saraki, Tambuwal, others extol late ex-President Shehu Shagari’s virtues

May Allah grant him a place among the righteous ones in Aljannah Firdaus.” On his own, the Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, had tweeted: “I regret to Announce the death of former President Shehu Shagari who just passed away at National Hospital Abuja.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 28, 2018