Why Northern APC Governors Supported Tinubu During Presidential Poll, Masari Opens Up

  • The real reason why the northern governors declared massive support for Bola Tinubu and voted for him during the presidential election has finally been revealed
  • The governor of Katsina state disclosed that he and other northern governors supported the APC candidate as a way of respecting the zoning formula of the ruling party
  • Governor Aminu Masari further said God was on the party’s side as it saved APC from shame, Tinubu’s victory in the poll says it all

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina state has revealed the real reason why he and other northern governors supported the presidential ambition of the president-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

The governor made the revelation on Thursday, May 11, in Daura during a farewell visit to the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Faruq-Umar, The Nation reported.

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Why Northern APC Governors Supported Tinubu During Presidential Poll, Masari Opens Up.
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Why northern govs supported Tinubu during the poll, Masari speaks

According to him, the northern governors under the All Progressives Congress (APC) supported Tinubu in order to respect the zoning formula of the party.

He added:

“God had saved us from shame during the last general elections in the country where our party, the All Progressives Congress APC recorded huge successes.

“Anyone in this country with foresight should thank God again because had it been our party did not win the election, people may think that the Federal Government failed Nigerians.”

According to Masari, the lack of respect for the zoning arrangement by some of the opposition parties had brought them into the current crises rocking them.

Northern governor predicts outcome of presidential election petition tribunal

In another development, the governor of Sokoto state and chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum, Aminu Tambuwal, has predicted the outcome of the presidential election petition tribunal.

Tambuwal said he is confident that the tribunal would restore the mandate of PDP presidential candidate and former vice president Atiku Abubakar, as president of Nigeria.

Tambuwal spoke at a reception and send-forth organised by the forum for its incoming governors and outgoing state chief executives, respectively.

Only God can stop Tinubu’s inauguration – Keyamo

Hotnewsdrop.com reported earlier that the minister of state for labour and employment, Festus Keyamo (SAN), said no one can stop the handover ceremony of the president-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Monday, May 29.

Keyamo noted that only God could stop the inauguration.

The chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) made this disclosure in a statement made available on Tuesday, April 25.

Source: Hotnewsdrop.com

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