The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared the candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), for Kagarko constituency of Kaduna state, Hon. Nuhu Goroh Shadalafiya winner of the just re-run elections held in Kaduna yesterday. Shadalafiya, a former Deputy Speaker of the Kaduna state Assembly scored a total of 24,658 votes after the result were merged with the INEC already saved result to defeat his opposition,
The All Progressives Congress, APC, Kaduna state chapter has denied deploying thugs to destabilize ongoing re-run election for Kaduna State House of Assembly in Sanga Local Government Area. Independent National Electoral Commission had slated the State House of Assembly re-run election for Sanga and Kagarko Local Government Areas’ state assembly election for Saturday.
Elder Statesman and one of the founding members of Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, Tanko Yakasai, has explained why he is strongly against the recently established security outfit in the South West known as Amotekun. Yakasai, in an interview with the Sun, warned that the Operation Amotekun security outfit set up by Southwest leaders was capable of encouraging the secession agenda in the Southeast and South-South geopolitical regions.
Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has reacted to a statement credited to an elder statesman and founding member of Arewa Consultative Forum, Tanko Yakasai over his anxiety over the establishment of Amotekun in the South West. Yakasai in an exclusive interview with The Sun had warned that the Operation Amotekun security outfit set up by Southwest leaders was capable of encouraging the secession agenda in the Southeast and South-South geopolitical regions.
GovernorAbdullahiGandujeof Kano State has formally received RabiuBichi, state Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Kwankwasiyya faction who defects to the ruling All Progressives Party, (APC). At an event held at the Kano Government House, Governor Ganduje received him alongside with all KwankwasiyyaCoordinators from the 44 local governments of the state, former Commissioners who served under Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso’s regime.
Apex socio-cultural and political organization in the South West, Afenifere has berated the national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu over his alleged vague statement on the recently established security outfit in the region. Tinubu in a statement he personally signed on Wednesday bared his mind on Amotekun, after many leaders across the country queried his deafening silence on the matter.