TAMBUWAL GOVT STOPS FUMIGATION EXERCISE SPONSORED BY WAMAKKO

Sokoto State government under the leadership of Aminu Tambuwal, on Thursday, stopped the one month fumigation exercise sponsored by the Chairman Senate Committee on Defence, Sen. Aliyu Wamakko. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that Wamakko (APC- Sokoto) had on Wednesday inaugurated the fumigation exercise across five local government areas in the state. According to the lawmaker, N8 million has been earmarked for the exercise to help communities in the state to stem the increasing level of malaria infection. In a statement by the Sokoto State Malaria Elimination Agency…

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TAMBUWAL WARNS AGAINST REPRISAL ATTACKS AS BANDITS KILL 29 IN SOKOTO

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state on Friday, July 19, cautioned local vigilantes against harassment and killing of innocent Fulani over bandits attacks in the state. The governor gave the warning while commiserating with families of the 29 people killed by bandits in Kamitau, Malafaru and Ololi communities in Shinaka District of Goronyo local government area. Tambuwal reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to ending all forms of banditry across the state. He described bandits attacks on innocent people as wicked but said it was no justification for local vigilantes and civilian…

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