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Kano elections: Police restrict movement in for supplementary poll

The Police Command in Kano State said the movement of motor vehicles, tricycles and all other means of transportation would be restricted across the 44 local government areas on Saturday, during the supplementary election.

Kano elections: PDP will win supplementation poll – Senator Kwankwaso

Rabiu Kwankwaso, former Kano State Governor, has declared that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship candidate in the state, Abba Kabir Yusuf, would win the Saturday’s supplementary election.
A man gets his thumb marked to indicate he has voted at one of the polling unit in Lagos on March 9, 2019. – Nigerians are voting for a second time in a fortnight in governorship and state assembly elections, with heightened concerns from observers of violence and an increased military presence. Elections for governors are being held in 29 of Nigeria’s 36 states, for all state assemblies, plus the administrative councils in the Federal Capital Territory of Abuja. (Photo by STEFAN HEUNIS / AFP)

Supplementary election: Supporters storm mosques in Kano, Saudi Arabia

Supporters of the All Progressives Congress and their counterparts in the Peoples Democratic Party in Kano State have resorted to spiritual warfare as they prepare for Saturday’s supplementary election in 30 out of the 44 local government areas in the state.
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Kano elections: I’m sure of victory in supplementary poll – Abba Yusuf

The governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano State, Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf, has assured his teeming supporters of victory in the forthcoming supplementary governorship election in the state.

Kano elections: INEC suspends Nasarawa local government results

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended indefinite collation of Nasarawa local government area, following criminal destruction of electoral materials by suspected thugs.

Kano elections: PDP defeats APC at deputy governor’s polling unit

The Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Kano, Abba Kabir Yusuf, has defeated the incumbent governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, of All Progressives Congress (APC), at the Magwan polling unit where the deputy governor cast his vote.
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Nigerians return to polls to elect governors, state lawmakers

Nigerians go to the polls on Saturday for the second time in a fortnight for the governorship and state assembly elections, against a backdrop of tensions and fears of violence.
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Elections: Appeal Court clears Kano PDP candidate

The Court of Appeal has cleared the Kano Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Abba Yusuf, to participate in Saturday’s governorship election.

Kano elections: APC, PDP, 29 other governorship candidates sign peace accord

A total of 31 governorship candidates from various political parties have signed an accord to promote peaceful conduct before, during and after the 2019 general elections in Kano.‎

Election: Suspected thugs set Kano PDP governorship candidate’s house ablaze

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano, Abba Yusuf, said on Monday that his house has been set ablaze.

Kano PDP governorship candidate appoints spokesperson

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Kano State, Alhaji Abba Kabir Yusuf, has appointed Mr Sanusi Bature as his Spokesperson.
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Kano guber: Abba Yusuf remains PDP candidate – Kwankwasiyya

Alhaji Aminu Abdulsalam, a chieftain of the Kwankwassiyya movement and running mate of Alhaji Abba Yusuf, the Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in Kano State, has called on members of the party to remain calm as Yusuf is still the party’s governorship flag bearer in the state.

2019: Fresh crisis hits Kano PDP

The Kano State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is currently engulfed in a fresh crisis following the circumstances surrounding the conduct of its gubernatorial primary, which threw up Alhaji Abba Kabiru Yusuf, as the candidate of the party.

Kano PDP rejects governorship primary election

The Peoples Democratic Party in Kano State has rejected the governorship primary election conducted on Monday by the Electoral Committee constituted by the party’s National Working Committee.

Governor Masari urged to facilitate Funtua dry port’s completion

Katsina State governor, Aminu Masari, has been urged to emulate his Kaduna State counterpart, Nasir El-Rufa’i’s role in the completion and commissioning of Kaduna Dry Port by providing all the necessary assistance for the completion and takeoff of the Funtua Inland Dry Port in Katsina State.

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