Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Wednesday congratulated Ibrahim Gambari on his appointment as the new Chief of Staff (CoS) to President Muhammadu Buhari.
Tambuwal, in a congratulatory message issued by his Special Adviser Media and Publicity, Muhammad Bello, said that Gambari, by the new appointment, was well-positioned to support the President and the country at large.
“Without doubt, your appointment is not only well deserved but timely, as the nation, along with the comity of nations, struggle to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic which brings along with it so much economic strains.
“This, in which you are well positioned to support Mr President and our dear country navigate for us to come out stronger, using your vast network and contacts with the international community.
“As an accomplished intellectual, seasoned statesman and diplomat of global acclaim, you also come into this very important office with more than five decades of exponential experience.
“Having done the nation outstandingly proud abroad so many times, we are firmly confident that you will now replicate your numerous feats to manage the affairs of Mr President and the Presidency.
“This is in the manner of established protocols, diligence and international best practices,” Tambuwal said.
The governor prayed for Gambari’s success and God’s guidance at all times.