252 Particular Advisers and Particular Assistants of Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal, have tendered their resignation following his defection from APC to PDP. Recall that on August 1st, Governor Tambuwal introduced his defection from the ruling celebration to the principle opposition celebration,PDP.
The spokesman of the SAs, Dasuki Haske, at a press convention this afternoon, stated their determination to resign was based mostly on their loyalty to the APC.
“We deem it match to state categorically that we aren’t prepared to be part of Governor Tambuwal in his new celebration. That was what knowledgeable our determination. We are going to stay in APC and there’s no going again. We’re members of APC earlier than taken up our appointments as SAs and it was based mostly on our membership values that we’re given such positions. Now, we’ve got resigned as a result of the governor has not efficiency nicely since inception to justify our helps for him. We wish to guarantee that we are going to work for the success of APC within the state comes 2019 basic election. We are going to work for the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari and our state celebration chief, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko” Haske stated
Additionally talking on the press convention, a former Particular Assistant to the governor, Rabi Tudunwada, stated herself and different aides of the governor had been pressured to swear with Holy Qur’an to defect from the APC to PDP earlier than they might get their August wage. She stated some of them had refused to be half of the oath which knowledgeable their determination to resign from their respective positions.
The state governor is but to react to the mass resignation and the allegations leveled in opposition to him.