Sunday, 1st October 2023

Aminu Tambuwal

3 Jul
Gov. Ahmad Aliyu of Sokoto State has set up a nine-man panel to review all appointments made by former governor Aminu Tambuwal close to the end of his administration.
24 May
The Federal Government has decided to stop further deductions from the accounts of state governments over the Paris club debt. The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) Chairman, Governor Aminu Tambuwal, disclosed this in a communique after a meeting on Tuesday. Tambuwal said another reason why the FGN agreed to stop deductions from State Governments’ accounts is…
24 May
Kwara State governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has emerged as the new Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF). Sokoto State Governor and outgoing chairman of NGF Aminu Waziri Tambuwal said this in a communiqué at the end of the 7th emergency meeting of the state governors held on Tuesday night in Abuja. Tambuwal’s tenure as NGF…
24 May
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, urged the International Criminal Court (ICC), headquartered in the Netherlands at The Hague, to arrest and prosecute Aminu Tambuwal, Sokoto State governor..
18 Apr
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has appointed a 28-member transition committee to facilitate and manage the handing over of power to the incoming governor. This is contained in a statement issued to newsmen in Sokoto on Monday and signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Alhaji Mainasara Ahmad. The committee is to…
21 Feb
Millions of innocent and law-abiding Nigerians did not see this coming. One is talking of course, about the Naira swap saga that has seen an unexpected wave of cash crunch visited on the long-suffering populace without the brains behind it considering the grave implications on them.
13 Feb
Ahead of Wednesday’s sitting of the Supreme Court to decide on the naira redesign policy of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has urged its members to support the legal battle on the policy against the Federal Government at the apex court.
8 Feb
Sokoto State Governor and Director General of the Atiku/Okowa Presidential Campaign Council, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, is not leaving anything to chances in his quest to ensure that Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the flagbearer of the Peoples' Democratic Party, PDP, in the February 25, 2023 presidential election emerges victorious. For someone who began his political career in…
2 Feb
The remains of late Aisha Maina, the Special Adviser on Female Education Board to Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, were buried in Sokoto, yesterday. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Maina died on Tuesday at the Usmanu Danfodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, as a result of complications related to suffocation, following a stampede…
4 Jan
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State says the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is the only falgbearer that can change Nigeria’s political fortune positively. Tambuwal, the Director-General of the PDP Presidential Campaign Council, made the assertion at the party’s campaign rally in Binji and Tangaza Local Government Areas of…
1 Jan
Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Saturday said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar would reopen the nation’s borders, if elected at the 2023 general elections.
4 Dec 2022
Governor Aminu Tambuwal, the Director-General of the PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation, the party's vice presidential candidate, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, and other PDP leaders, including Dr. Sule Lamido, former Osun State governor, Olagunsoye Oyinlola; former governor of Cross River State, Liyel Imoke, and Oyewole Fasaweon, met with former Nigerian President, Olusegun Obasanjo, at his Ogun State…


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