Breaking: Tambuwal steps down from PDP Presidential race, backs Atiku

Sokoto State governor and Chairman, People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has withdrawn from the 2023 presidential race for former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar. Tambuwal who stated this at the ongoing National Convention at Moshood Abiola Stadium in Abuja, urged all his delegates to in National interest vote former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar. Details loading…

2023: Dasuki wins PDP Reps Primary, rallies delegates to support Tambuwal

May 23, 2022 Editor 0

Former Sokoto Commissioner for Finance, Hon. Abdussamad Dasuki, has won the Kebbe Tambuwal Federal Constituency primary of the People’s Democratic Party. He won all the 65 votes. Speaking with newsmen after emerging as PDP candidate for the constituency, Monday, Dasuki urged PDP delegates to the national convention to vote the Sokoto state governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Tambuwal. Dasuki said Tambuwal Read More

2023: Elect right candidate, Tambuwal tells PDP

One of the topmost presidential aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Aminu Tambuwal has advised the party to elect a candidate with a good temperament that can win the elections come 2023 general elections. Mr. Tambuwal who also is the Governor of Sokoto state disclosed this during a consultation with the Ebonyi state delegates. He noted Read More

Deborah: Tambuwal lifts curfew on Sokoto, bans processions

May 20, 2022 Blueprint 0

Sokoto state governor Aminu Tambuwal has lifted the curfew imposed on Sokoto as a result of the recent killing of a student of the State College of Education over alleged blasphemy. The lifting of the 24-hour curfew, imposed on the town, is with immediate effect. This was contained in a statement on Friday in Sokoto by the Commissioner for Information, Read More

2023: Tambuwal fit to lead Nigeria – Ayu

May 7, 2022 Blueprint 0

The National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Prof. Iyorchia Ayu, has observed that barring the lawful democratic procedure of the election of a presidential flag bearer of the party by its delegates, Gov. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal would have unanimously been the choice of the party. Prof. Ayu disclosed this on Friday when Governor Tambuwal led his campaign organisation Read More

2023 Presidency: Broadcaster emerges Tambuwal campaign spokesman

May 6, 2022 Editor 0

Sokoto state Governor and presidential aspirant of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri has appointed a broadcaster simply known as Prince Daniel as the spokesperson of his campaign. This was disclosed in a press statement by Nicholas Msheliza of the Tambuwal Campaign Organization (TCO) on Thursday. Part of the statement reads, “His Excellency, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Read More

Nigeria inching towards a failed state – Tambuwal

May 6, 2022 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

Governor of Sokoto state and a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Aminu Tambuwal, has said “Nigeria is not a failed state, but inching towards a failed state.” He stated this when he paid a consultative visit on the National Working Committee (NWC) of the PDP on Friday at the party’s headquarters in Abuja. Tambuwal Read More

2023: I’m most saleable candidate for PDP – Tambuwal

April 29, 2022 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

The Sokoto State Governor and 2023 Presidential aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has described himself as the most salable candidate for the party. Chairman PDP governor’s forum, Tambuwal lamented that Nigeria is no longer safe under the President Muhammadu Buhari led All Progressives Congress (APC) federal government. He stated this during an Read More

Breaking: Northern PDP presidential consensus arrangement collapses, Tambuwal pulls out

April 22, 2022 Editor 0

The initial presidential consensus arrangement for northern aspirants in People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has collapsed. To this end, the Governor of Sokoto state and PDP presidential aspirant, Aminu Tambuwal, has pulled out. This was disclosed in a press statement by the Tambuwal Campaign Organization (TCO) on Friday night in Abuja. The terse statement signed by Nicholas Msheliza, Director Organisation and Read More

Tambuwal names Ogbeha as presidential campaign chair

April 22, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Sokoto State Governor and presidential aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Rt Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has appointed Senator Tunde Ogbeha as the Chairman of his Presidential Campaign. A statement by Muhammad Bello, special adviser media and publicity to the governor said the appointment takes immediate effect. According to the statement, “Senator Ogbeha is expected Read More

2023 presidency: Saraki, Tambuwal, Bala, Hayatu-Deen visit Abia gov over consensus

April 13, 2022 Sam Obinna Ibe 0

Four Northern Nigeria Presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have stressed the need to come up with a consensus presidential candidate to enable the party defeat the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) in 2023. The presidential aspirants included Senator Bukola Saraki, former Senate President Bukola Saraki, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, of Sokoto state, Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi Read More

I will assemble best team to address Nigeria’s problem — Tambuwal

April 8, 2022 Blueprint 0

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Aspirant and Governor of Sokoto State, Alhajhi Aminu Tambuwal, has promised to assemble the best team of economists to address the nation’s  economic problems, if elected president. Tambuwal at separate consultative meetings with the PDP Caucuses in the Senate and House of Representatives and PDP Board of Trustees in Abuja, also said he would Read More

No diversion of N189bn in Sokoto, Tambuwal remains champion of transparency, accountability – Official

April 1, 2022 Editor 0

The Sokoto state government has stated that it has never diverted any money for whatever reason, contrary to reports on a section of social media. There has been allegation of diversion of some monies by the state government up to N189 billion published by some online medium, but not . However, Muhammad Bello, special adviser media and publicity to Read More

2023: Tambuwal calls for unity among PDP members

March 29, 2022 Mohammed Yangida 0

Sokoto state governor and presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has called for unity among stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to enable them win the 2023 presidential election. He made the call Tuesday in Lafia, the Nasarawa state capital, when he paid a consultation visit to party’s stakeholders in the state Read More

2023: Examining the long queue for Tambuwal’s job in Sokoto

March 25, 2022 Blueprint 0

The countdown to 2023 general elections across the country couldn’t have started at a better time than now. ABDULRAHMAN A. ABDULRAUF throws up the likely individuals that could come up as contestants in the governorship race in Sokoto, the Caliphate State. In Sokoto, a state that hosts the Seat of the Caliphate, the power struggle is silently going on, with Read More


2023: Tambuwal, Bala, Saraki opt for consensus, set to confer with Atiku

March 20, 2022 Blueprint 0

Governor Bala Muhammad of Bauchi state on Sunday hosted his Sokoto state counterpart, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, and the former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, to a consensus building initiative among aspirants of Northern extraction for the position of President under the aegis of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). According to a press statement issued by Muhammad Bello, special adviser media and Read More

Osinbajo, Tambuwal, others others for Elite Exclusive awards

March 18, 2022 Emeka Nze 0

Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo; wife of the Bayelsa state governor, Mrs. Gloria Douye Diri; Minister for Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, and a governorship aspirant for the Akwa Ibom state, Pastor Umo Eno, have been nominated to receive the Elite Exclusive Magazine award. The awards ceremony, slated for May 24, 2022, in Abuja, will be part of activities to Read More

2023: Coalition of 19 Northern states’ students back Tambuwal for president

March 15, 2022 Muhammad Alabira Dutse 0

The Coalition of 19 Northern States Students Forum has unanimously endorsed the Governor of Sokoto State, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal as presidential candidate for the 2023 general elections. The unanimous decision was taken on Monday in a meeting held in Dutse, Jigawa state capital where the Best Governor of the year award was given to Waziri Tambuwal by the students’ Read More


Tambuwal’s politics of inclusiveness, tolerance 

March 10, 2022 Bashir Gidado Jegawa 0

Some of the desirable traits of Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, are humility, rationality, reasonableness and tolerance and I believe, these are the qualities that are propelling him forward to reach the enviable height he has attained thus far.  The trajectory of his politics has proved beyond doubt that Tambuwal does not believe in hurling insults and abuses on the Read More

Insecurity: Tambuwal vows to flush out Bandits, Informants

March 10, 2022 Blueprint 0

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto state on Wednesday warned marauders and their collaborators to stay clear of the state or they will face the full wrath of the law once apprehended. Governor Tambuwal, who cut short an official trip midnight Tuesday to address the reported influx of suspected bandits and their informants into the village of Sabon Garin Liman Read More

Education key to addressing all insecurity challenges – Tambuwal

March 4, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Chairman Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum, Sokoto state governor, Rt Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal in an interview with journalists who were in the state to inspect his legacy projects bares his mind on the economy, education, succession, the PDP and his ambition. ABDULRAHMAN ZAKARIYAU was there. We’ve seen so many projects, how are you able to fund these Read More

2023: Tambuwal reveals what PDP must do to win

March 2, 2022 Blueprint 0

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has indicated what his party – the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), must observe and accomplish if it were to wrestle power from the incumbent All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 elections. These, against the backdrops of the outcomes of recent bye-elections in Abuja Municipal Area Councils (AMAC), Cross River, Imo, Ondo and Plateau states, include; Read More