By Matthew Olotu:
President of Federal Civil Service Cooperative Union (FEDCOOP), Barrister Onjefu Obe, has hailed the recent Court of Appeal judgement which upheld the election of Honourable Aminu Tambuwal as Governor of Sokoto State, saying it will deepen the rule of law, fairness amongst others.
This was contained in a statement issued in Abuja by Obe, and made available to DAILY ASSET.
According to him, the landmark judgement underscores the yearnings of the electorates who offered prayers for Governor Tambuwal’s victory with a view to allowing him continue is good works.
The president also expressed the hope that there is no doubt that Governor Tambuwal’s past experience as the Speaker, House of Representatives will be applied in tackling developmental challenges facing the state.
Pointing out that the Governor is ‘‘a lawyer, seasoned legislator, loyal party member and highly respected colleague in the polity.’’
The statement recalled that FEDCOOP recently honoured Governor Tambuwal alongside his Rivers, Adamawa and Niger States counterparts with its ‘‘prestigious public sector contributor awards.’’