Tambuwal Budgets N174.35bn For 2016

By Abdallah el-Kurebe Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto state on Wednesday presented a budget estimate of N174.35 billion for the 2016 fiscal year. Presenting the estimate before the state House of Assembly, Tambuwal revealed that the sum of N123.8 billion has been set aside for Capital expenditure and N50.5 billion for Recurrent expenditure. He said…

We Will Reassign Unqualified Teachers, Says Tambuwal

By A‎bdallah el-Kurebe  ‎ ‎Sokoto government said it will not sack any teacher from the state civil service, but will not fail to reassign any that does not meet the requisite qualifications to be in the classroom. Making this known while addressing the annual national congress of his alma mata, the Dogon Daji Old Boys Association…

Primate: Nigeria Should Learn From Sokoto’s Peaceful Disposition‎

By Abdallah el-Kurebe  Nigeria can learn a lot from Sokoto’s peaceful disposition for rapid development of the country, the Primate of Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Most Reverend Nicholas Okoh has said. Speaking when he led members of the church on a courtesy visit to Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal in Sokoto yesterday, Okoh said even though…

Tambuwal To Christians: No Discriminatory Fees In Sokoto Schools

By ‎Abdallah el-Kurebe  ‎ As part of measures to boost communal harmony and improve access to education for all persons, the present administration will sustain the policy of non-discriminatory fees in public schools in Sokoto State, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has said. The policy, according to him, started by the last administration in the state, has…