The Katsina state All Progressive Congress (APC) is conducting it primary election today in Mashi Local government. The special Assistant to the state governor on radio monitoring Mansur Ali Mashi along with 9 others are amongst the APC candidates for the upcoming Mashi/Dutsi house of representatives by-election scheduled to hold on 20th May, 2017.
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Katsinapost.com has gathered the names of the aspirants which include:
- Honorable Mansur Ali Mashi
- Hon. Taiu Doguru
- Aliy Lawal Shargalle
- Hon. Auwal Yamel
- Hon. Saidu Killer
- Hon. Ibrahim Lawal Doguru
- Hon. Hassan Hassan Mashi
- Hon. Hajiya Rahane Dutsi
Similarly, Katsina post has earlier report that The Independent National ElectoralCommission (INEC) has fixed May 20, for the conduct of bye-election into Mashi/Dutsi Federal Constituency in Katsina State.
KATSINA POST learnt that the election was sequel to the death of the member representing the constituency, Alhaji Sani Bello earlier on February 15, 2017. The INEC’s Administrative Officer, Mr Yunusa Kura made this known on Wednesday in Katsina during a stakeholders meeting.
Kura said that political parties are expected to conduct their primary elections between May 1st and 4th, 2017.
He said that public campaigns by political parties shall commence from May 5th and end on 19th May.