Kano Governorship Poll Review: APC Urges Members To Remain Calm


The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano state has called upon its members and supporters to remain calm and be law abiding no matter the outcome of the ongoing review of the results of the March 18 gubernatorial election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is.



The state commissioner for information and internal affairs, Malam Muhammad Garba, made the plea in a statement issued in Abuja.


Recalled that after the declaration of the governorship candidate of NNPP, Abba Kabiru Yusuf as winner of the poll by INEC, the APC wrote a protest letter to the electoral umpire calling for the review of the results with an ultimatum of seven days that ended last Friday.


Although INEC is yet to make any official statement on the demands of the APC.


Garba’s statement said that the party would do everything possible within the provisions of the law and other laid down procedures to ensure that justice prevails in the matter.


The statement explained that Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, his deputy and the gubernatorial candidate, Dr. Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna and his running mate, Murtala Sule Garo have expressed satisfaction with the manner in which party members conduct themselves before, during and after the election.