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Sokoto Swears in First Female Professor as Commissioner

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has sworn-in Sokoto State’s first female professor, Aishatu Madawaki, and three others as commissioners. Madawaki, a professor of Educational Psychology at Usman Danfodio University, was sworn-in along with Ahmed Barade Wamakko, Garba Yakubu Tsitse and Bello Isa Ambarura.

Also sworn-in was a former member of the House of Representatives Malam Umar Bature and a former rector of the state polytechnic, Dr. Bello Rabiu Alkali as special advisers and Alhaji Bello Buba as the chairman of Wamakko Local Government Area.

Speaking at the ceremony, Tambuwal asked the new appointees to see their appointments as a call to service.“You were all selected based on merit and your track record in the service of Sokoto State. You are all experienced in your various fields of human endeavour and the state looks forward to getting positive contributions from you,” the governor said.




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