With a Governor Abdullahi Ganduje carrying a huge credibility burden following allegations of bribe taking; his re-election and that of Buhari would not be an easy one here.
In Kano, a battle of egos between state governor Abdullahi Ganduje and his predecessor Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso led the latter to return to the PDP sometime in 2018.
But Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, seeking re-election on the platform of the APC, appears to have the edge in the polls by the virtue of incumbency factor.
Aside Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Governors of Oyo (Abiola Ajimobi), Kebbi (Atiku Bagudu), Kano (Abdullahi Ganduje), Osun (Gboyega Oyetola), Ekiti (Kayode Fayemi) and Ministers, the session was also attended by many captains of industry including Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Femi Otedola, Oba Otudeko, Jim Ovia, Bismarck Rewane, Chief (Mrs) Nike Akande, among others.
The chieftains who received him included; Governors Akinwunmi Ambode, Abiola Ajimobi, Rotimi Akeredolu and Abdullahi Ganduje of Lagos, Oyo, Ondo and Kano states respectively.
Abdullahi Ganduje, the Governor of Kano state, on Friday promised to receive his predecessor and political rival, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, if he decides to return to the All Progressive Congress (APC) after the elections.
What a threat?” The opposition party urged the international community to immediately impose a travel ban on el-Rufai “for this inciting comment against peaceful elections in our country.” The PDP called on the peace committee “to note the infractions by the APC and its leaders to the peace accord, including the provocative shut down of all the stadia in Kano State by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje in order to frustrate the PDP presidential campaign rally in the state.” “We therefore call on the National Peace Committee to immediately summon el-Rufai on his inflammatory remarks against peaceful election in our country.
“This country belongs to all of us and no individual or group, no matter how highly placed, can subjugate other citizens or seek to appropriate any sort of absolutism to themselves.’’ Ologbondiyan also called on the National Peace Committee to note the shutdown of all the stadia in Kano state by the state Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje.
Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has ordered the suspension of renovation works at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano, so that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, can hold his campaign rally.
Abdullahi Ganduje, Governor of Kano State, has granted the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) permission to use the Sani Abacha Stadium for their presidential campaign rally slated for the weekend.