The governor of Sokoto State Aminu Tambuwal has urged leaders in Nigeria to always moderate their utterances for the sake of national unity and peaceful co-existence in the country.
Gov. Tambuwal gave the advise on Tuesday while receiving the Deji and Paramount Ruler of Akure Kingdom, Oba Aladetoyinbo Ogunlade Aladelusi who paid him a courtesy visit at Government House, Sokoto.
The visiting monarch said that he was in Sokoto to brief the Sultan, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, on the forthcoming ‘Alafuta’ cultural festival holding in Akure, in September, during which the Sultan was scheduled to deliver a lecture.
During the visit, Tambuwal who expressed optimism that Nigeria will surmount its current security challenges, also stressed the need for Nigerians to work together in rebuilding the country and enable it to reach greater heights..
The Governor also lauded the monarch for visiting the state saying “such could not have come at a better time than now when the country needs peaceful co-existence among its people.”