Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has appointed Malam Muhammadu Buhari Dasuki
as the new Managing Director of Sokoto Investment Company Ltd.
A statement issued in Sokoto Tuesday by Tambuwal’s spokesman, Malam Imam
Imam, said the new appointee comes into service with wealth of experience
in investment and business portfolio.
“He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from
Bayero University, Kano.
He started his working career at Intercellular Nigeria Ltd in 2004. In
2006, he moved to the Corporate Affairs Commission headquarters in Abuja
where he served until he picked up appointment as a Senior Special
Assistant to Tambuwal when he served as the Speaker of the House of
Representatives from 2011 to 2015.
Dasuki served as the Chairman of AU Mining Company Ltd, Inserve Nigeria
Ltd, and Incserve International based in Ghana.
A widely traveled businessman, the new MD has engaged in business
transactions with companies in Africa, Europe, United States and the
The statement quoted Governor Tambuwal as urging the appointee to be
dedicated to his responsibilities and to device strategies to attract new
investment to Sokoto State.
Buhari, son to late Sultan Ibrahim Dasuki, succeeds Aliyu Bala Sokoto who
passed away on July 29.