Panic in Kano after governorship tribunal judgement
There are fears in Kano following the sacking of Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf of the New Nigerian People’s Party (NNPP) by the governorship election petitions tribunal.
Traders have started locking their shops as most offices in Kano metropolis closed before the usual.
Security agents have taken over major roads in the metropolis. Soldiers, Police and Department of State Services (DSS) operatives are seen patrolling major roads, like Murtala Mohammed Way, Zoo Road, Ibrahim Taiwo Road, Airport Road, and Ahmadu Bello Way among others.
SOLACEBASE had reported that the tribunal ordered the withdrawal of certificate of return from Governor Abba Kabir Yusuf and directed that a new one should be issued to the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate, Nasiru Gawuna.