Tension as APC allegedly substitutes names of winners of primary election in Katsina
Tension as APC allegedly substitutes winners of primary election in Katsina
There’s a palpable tension among some members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Katsina State over the rumour of alleged candidates’ substitution in some Federal Constituencies.
Dutsin-ma/Kurfi and Bakori/Danja Federal Constituencies are particularly submerged in to confusion as Katsina Post observed two people claiming the respective APC ticket for the constituency.
In Dutsin-ma/Kurfi Federal Constituency, supporters of both Alhaji Armaya’u Liyadi and the serving member representing the constituency, Hon Danlami Kurfi claimed that it is indeed their candidate who got the party’s ticket for 2019 general election.
However, the All Progressive Congress in Katsina State has debunked the rumors being circulated that the Names of some winners of the recent party’s primary election in the state have been Changed.
The APC Chairman in Katsina State Malam Shitu S Shitu confirmed this in an interview with newsmen this evening in Katsina.
The Chairman maintained that all those who won the last primary election on any position under the party has his documents settled by the the national Headquarters of the party in Abuja.
Malam Shitu S. Shitu stated that final nomination forms will soon be distributed to all the winners of the last primary election under the platform of APC, while in Abuja they have already received their own certificates.
The party Chairman disclosed that he had briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on the conduct of the primaries and their is no any issue arising.
He assured that APC leadership in Katsina State will continue to be fair and just in treating every aspirant equally considering Katsina State as home of President.
He the appealed to APC supporters in the State to discard the rumor and concentrate towards the success of the party in forthcoming general elections.