Abbati Sabo News

Why Kano is shutting stadia ahead of PDP campaign rally —Official

The spokesman for the Kano Sports Commission, Abbati Sabo, confirmed the closure of the stadia and denied claims that the action was aimed at scuttling PDP presidential campaign rally.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 6, 2019

Ganduje orders shutdown of Kano stadiums ahead of Atiku’s rally

But Abbati Sabo, spokesman of the Kano State Sports Commission, said the closure was not targeted at the presidential rally of the PDP presidential candidate.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 6, 2019

Ganduje Orders Closure Of Kano Stadiums Ahead Of PDP Rally

However, Abbati Sabo, spokesman of the Kano State Sports Commission, the closure of both stadiums was not because of the presidential rally of the PDP presidential candidate.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019

Ganduje orders closure of Kano stadia ahead of PDP rally | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

But spokesman of the State Sports Commission, Abbati Sabo, said the closure has nothing to do with the PDP rally, adding that the renovation work was embarked upon in preparation for the 2019-2020 Nigeria Premier League (NPL) season.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 5, 2019