– Uba Sani’s supporters stormed Kaduna APC secretariat to protest
– Sani’s supporters were protesting his disqualification from contesting Kaduna central senatorial seat
Supporters of Uba Sani in the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday, October 2, stormed Kaduna state secretariat of the party to protest his disqualification from contesting as the senator representing Kaduna Central.
Channels TV reports that the aggrieved members blocked the major road leading to the party’s secretariat shortly after Uba Sani was disqualified just before the primary.
Following the development, however, the primary was suspended till further notice.
The protesters accused the Adams Oshiomole-led national working committee of deliberately attempting to manipulate the process to give way for an automatic ticket to the current senator representing the Kaduna central zone, Shehu Sani.
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com earlier reported that a total of 2447 All Progressives Congress (APC) delegates on Sunday, September 30, endorsed the candidature of Governor Nasiru El-Rufai to contest the 2019 governorship election in Kaduna state.
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The Committee Chairman for the All Progressive Congress (APC) gubernatorial primary in the state, Mathew Iduoriyekemwen said while announcing the result in Kaduna that, 33 votes were declared invalid.
According to the Chairman, 3,782 delegates across the 23 local government areas of the state participated in the election.
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