By Abdulmumin Murtala, Kano The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Kano State, has said 587,440 Permanent Voters Cards, PVCs were yet to be collected in the state.
Ahead of today’s general elections, the Kano State Police Command said it has arrested about 500 thugs often referred to as ‘Yandabas’ in different parts of the state.
By Abdulmumin Murtala The Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in Kano State, Prof. Riskuwa Arab-Shehu says 587,440 Permanent Voters Cards, PVCs are yet to be collected in the state.
For Kano State, CP Usman Sule Gomina takes charge of Kano South Senatorial district, DCP Ben Nebolisa Okolo takes charge of Kano Central Senatorial district while DCP Mohammed Ahmed Banda takes charge of Kano North Senatorial district.
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), in Kano State, Prof. Riskuwa Arab-Shehu, says 587, 440 Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) have not been collected out of a total of 5,457,747 registered in the state.
Some of them includes the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar; Senate President Bukola Saraki; Governors Samuel Ortom and Aminu Tambuwal of Benue and Sokoto States; House of Representative Speaker, Yakubu Dogara; and ex-Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso of Kano State.
Two persons have been arrested in Kano State by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) for being in possession of fake specimen ballot papers.
Jimoh added: “I am very happy that General Marwa had already accepted the gauntlet with the proposed launch of WADA which will further amplify and accentuate the YADA programme launched last December, in Kano State by Director General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Christianah Adeyeye…”
By Abdulmumin Murtala, Kano Three days after the immediate past governor of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Kwankwanso reset permutations about the political proclivity of Kano State, the former governor’s most enduring sparring partner, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau has resurfaced to challenge Kwankwanso’s political capacity.
Former Governor of Kano State and senatorial candidate for Kano Central Senatorial District, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau on Wednesday described the Senator representing the zone at the National Assembly, Rabi’u Kwankwaso, as an absentee Senator associated with failure.