Sokoto state governor elect Ahmad Aliyu Sokoto, has inaugurated a 108-member transition committee.
The committee, which is under the Chairmanship of Ambassador Abubakar Sokoto, has the deputy governor-elect, Mohammed Gobir, as deputy chairman and Alhaji Ibrahim Adire as the secretary of the committee.
Speaking during the inauguration ceremony on Tuesday, the governor-elect Ahmad Aliyu Sokoto, said members of the committee were drawn from various sectors of human endeavours to serve in the board for their wealth of experience, honesty and track record of service.
He said they were expected to ensure smooth handing over from the outgoing administration of Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal to that of his incoming successor, Alhaji Ahmad Sokoto.
“This is to notify the general public that I have inaugurated the Transition Committee for the smooth taking over of my incoming administration from my outgoing predecessor, Governor Aminu Tambuwal.”