- The Election Petitions Tribunal on the Sokoto state governorship elections has given its verdict
- Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, current governor and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate at the 2019 general elections has been affirmed as the winner of the Sokoto state governorship election
Ahmad Aliyu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) had approached the Tribunal challenging the victory of Tambuwal.
The judgement by the Tribunal means Governor Aminu Tambuwal was duly elected as governor of Sokoto state.
Reports by SaharaReporters has it that the APC governorship candidate, Ahmad Aliyu was at a time the Sokoto state governor’s deputy.