Supreme Court affirms Ganduje’s victory

The Supreme Court have upholds Appeal Court’s decision on 2019 Governorship Election in Kano State, declares Abdullahi Ganduje as duly-elected.

This is coming as President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates APC governors; Ganduje, Lalong of Kano and Plateau, over Supreme Court ruling on their victory.

The president, in a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja, felicitated with APC National Executive Council, National Working Committee and all members for their loyalty and consistency.

He noted that the loyalty had translated to many victories for the party, particularly in the politically strategic states of  Kano and Plateau after tough legal challenges.

“I am glad this tortuous journey has ended in favour of the party and our governors. APC won the states and has proved it in court.

”It would have been a major blow if strategically important states like Kano and Plateau are lost,’’ he added.