The Senate President Bukola Saraki has congratulated the former House of Representative Speaker and governor of Sokoto, Aminu Tambuwal, on his 52nd birthday.
“Today, we join family members, friends, associates, supporters and all the good people of Sokoto State in congratulating our brother and friend, the Governor of Sokoto State, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Mutawallen Daular Usumaniyya (CFR), on his 52nd Birthday.
“As the Speaker of the House of Representatives in the 7th National Assembly, you proved your worth as a leader that always chose the national cause over your own personal comfort. Your contributions to the growth of the legislature and your performance as the Governor of Sokoto State are well-recorded.
“As you mark your birthday today, it is our prayer that the Almighty Allah will grant you the grace to continue to serve Him, our country, and humanity for many more years. Happy Birthday and Many Happy Returns!”
Mr. Tambuwal was the Speaker of the 7th of the Nigerian National Assembly, and took up governorship race before the end of his tenure, surviving impeachment threats.