The Governorship Candidate of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, in Katsina State, Alhaji Muazu Dahiru Rafindadi, and 15 other gubernatorial candidates of had thrown their weight behind Kastina StateState Aminu Masari and President Muhammadu Buhari.
Addressing newsmen in Katsina on Sunday, the candidates said their decision was based on the belief the two candidates of the APC can lead both the state and the country to the Promised Land.
The SDP candidate further added his decision was also a follow up to the resolution of the party leadership at the National level to queue behind President Muhammadu Buhari to lead the country to the next level.
He said: ’’Since the ideologies of both parties are nearly the same and seeing that we also share the same passion and vision with the Governor on the best way to develop the state, we were left with no choice than to step aside and allow the Governor to lead the state to the next level’’
In a related development, the Shi’ite Youth Political Forum, Katsina State Chapter, Hashas declared support for Buhari and Masari in their second term bid.
The leader of the Group, Alhaji Mallam Aminu Bara’a made the declaration when he leads the Forum to a courtesy visit to Secretary to Katsina State Government, Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa.