Kaduna State Guber:Tribunal Declares El-Rufai Substantive Governor
Kaduna, North-West, Nigeria
The Election Tribunal sitting in Kaduna State has declared Mallam Nasir El-Rufai of the All Progressive Congress, APC the Substantive Governor of the state.
The elections Tribunal headed by Justice Ibrahim Bako, today, 9th September, 2019 struck out Isa Ashiru’s petition for lack of substantial evidence.
Isa Ashiru, the Peoples Democratic party’s flag bearer had at the Election Tribunal challenged El-Rufai’s victory at the 2019 governatorial elections.
On hearing the Tribunal’s declaration, jubilation filled the air as APC supporters
who had earlier in their multitude converged at the IbrahimTaiwo road, venue of the court chanted the name of the govenor in celebration.