From Ahmad Ibrahim Gusau
Former governor Abdulaziz Yari Abubakar, Senator Kabiru Garba Marafa and Senator Sahabi Alhaji Ya’u have won APC Senatorial ticket at the APC Senatorial primary.
The election was held in all the three Senatorial Zones of the state today.
The election which was held peacefully was witnessed by Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle alongside party officials from both the APC National Headquarters and the state executives among others and supervised by the Independent National Electoral Commission officials and security agencies.
Yari contested unopposed in the event which took place at his home headquarters of Talata Mafara.
In all, the exercise which were held peacefully received commendation from the state party Chairman, Hon. Tukur Umar Danfulani who expressed satisfaction with the elections describing it as an indication that the party will succeed in the upcoming 2023 general elections.
Also in a brief remark on the exercise, Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle thanked Almighty Allah for bringing unity in the APC.