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Sokoto State House Of Assembly: PDP , APC Split All 30 Seats Into Two

It was a draw between the Peoples Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress in the race for the 30 seats available in the Sokoto State House of Assembly. Naija News recalls that Incumbent Governor Aminu Tambuwal emerged the winner in the governorship race, defeating his immediate opponent the candidate …

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Sesame price rises in Sokoto as supply dips

Sesame, an ancient oil seed crop, has started experiencing a period of short supply   in Sokoto with a resultant increase in price. “Not until about the middle of the year, sesame is going to be in short supply,” chairman Sokoto State Sesame Farmers Association, Alhaji Umaru Falke Tambuwal, said. He …

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Sokoto APC vows to unseat Tambuwal at tribunal ▷ Nigeria news

– The All Progressives Congress in Sokoto state says it will retrieve its stolen governorship mandate – The chairman of the party in the state, Alhaji Isa Sadiq Achida, says the mandate will be reclaimed at the tribunal – Recall that the Peoples Democratic Party defeated the APC in the …

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Nigeria election: Ben Bruce reacts as PDP’s Tambuwal, Bala Mohammed emerge winners in Bauchi, Sokoto

Ben Murray-Bruce, the Senator representing Bayelsa East has reacted to results of Bauchi and Sokoto States supplementary governorship elections. DAILY POST reported that candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Sokoto State, Governor Aminu Tambuwal, was declared winner of the governorship election in the state. Tambuwal won with a …

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Emmanuel, Tambuwal, Abiodun, Others Get Certificates of Return

Udom Emmanuel   Okon Bassey in Uyo, Femi Ogbonnikan in Abeokuta Onuminya Innocent in Sokoto and Igbawase Ukumba in Lafia Governors Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State; as well as the Governor-elect of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun and his counterpart in Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Sule, …

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APC edges PDP in new Sokoto Assembly

By Muhammad Nasir Bello
/Sokoto The photo-finish governorship race in Sokoto State, where incumbent Aminu Tambuwal of the Peoples Democratic Party only managed to beat Ahmed Aliyu,the APC challenger with 342 votes has had a mirror-image in the strength of the parties in the state assembly. As the details of who …

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APC Lawmakers-elect Absent At Certificate Presentation In Sokoto

House of Assembly members elected on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) were conspicuously absent on Thursday during the presentation of certificates of return in Sokoto. None of the 16 APC lawmakers-elect showed up at the venue of the event. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) presented the certificate to …

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Nigeria 2019 Governorship Election: Appraising The Verdict By Omoshola Deji

Election in Nigeria is a battle of fists rather than a game of wits. The nation has gotten almost nothing right since independence and still cannot conduct free, fair and credible elections. The insatiable thirst for power has made the leadership recruitment process a battle; turning properties to ashes and …

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PDP, APC have equal members in Sokoto House of Assembly

The Peoples Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress shared equally the 30 seats available in the Sokoto State House of Assembly, a reflection of the tight race for the governorship seat. In the governorship election held the same day with Assembly elections, the PDP candidate, incumbent Aminu Tambuwal defeated …

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