- Says He Will Make Public His Political Future Soon.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, today attended a meeting of the All Progressive Congress, at the invitation of the Governor the state, Aliyu Magatakarda Wammako. In a statement signed by Tambulwal’s Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs Malam Imam Imam said; “That today, Monday, 20/10/2014, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Tony Anenih, led other members of the party on a reconciliation meeting in Sokoto but the Speaker of the House of Representatives and a member of the NEC of the PDP, Rt. Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal CFR, was not invited to the meeting.”
According to the speaker, he said; “ That Rt. Hon Speaker Aminu Waziri Tambuwal was later invited by His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, to attend the meeting of their political family to discuss the political future of Sokoto State.”
“That the Speaker, Rt. Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, duly obliged and attended the meeting.”
Moreso, the speaker said; “That the meeting had in attendance prominent Sokoto citizens, many of who have no known political affiliation. The most notable being the Sardauna of Sokoto and former Minister of Finance, Alhaji Abubakar Alhaji, as he added that consultations on the Speaker’s political future continues and the outcome will be made public at the appropriate time.”