Daura by-election: 1 died, many injured as 3 cars collide during Ahmad Babba Kaita’s campaign rally
At least one person had been confirmed dead while many others sustained a various degree of injuries among the supporters of the Daura Senatorial zone seat aspirant, Hon. Ahmad Babba Kaita during a campaign rally on Friday, the 3rd of August, 2018.
Reports gathered by our reporter has it that at least three cars were involved in the ghastly accident which occurred along Charanchi-Bindawa road.
The deceased simply identified as Aliyu Nisteroy reports said is from Kankia local government and he was said to have died at the spot of the accident while others that sustained injuries are currently receiving treatment General Hospital.
It could be recalled that hundreds of supporters of the ruling party, All Progressive Congress, APC in Katsina state on Thursday defied rainfall to flag off the party’s campaign ahead of the August 11th Katsina North Senatorial districts bye-election, Vanguard reports.
The party faithful who trooped out in their numbers stormed the Emir of Daura palace arena for the campaign.
Speaking during the flag off, the party’s flag bearer and incumbent member representing Ingawa, Kusada, and Kankia federal constituency, Ahmad Babba Kaita vowed to ensure that the dream of getting a federal Polytechnic in Daura become a thing of reality if elected.