… other aspirant kick
One of the aspirants for the Borno north senatorial seat, Hajia Fati Alkali Shettima has kicked against the inclusion of Sen. Abu Kyari who contested in the gubernatorial primary election three days ago.
Hajia Fati who is also the state APC Women Leader said she was shocked to see the picture of senator Abu Kyari on the ballot papers for the senatorial primary election.
The State APC Women Leader alleged that the current Senator from the zone didn’t go through screening hence , he is not eligible to contest for Senatorial seats.
“I was shocked and surprised when I saw him. when they called all the Senatorial aspirants with House Representatives aspirants into state APC Chairman’s office and addressed us.
“I am demanding that we must all be given equal treatment, if someone that contested Governorship election three days ago without being part of Senatorial screening is now contesting for the Senate, then something is fundamentally wrong and this must not be allowed.”Hajja Fati Kakenna demanded.
Our correspondent gathered that the other two aspirants have decided to withdraw their ambition and threw their support for Sen. Kyari, who happened to be the incumbent senator representing Borno North.
Hajja Fati Kakenna vowed that no amount of intimidation would make her step down for anyone aspirants.
The Nation checks revealed that there was shortage of election materials as delegates were patiently waiting at state hotel Maiduguri the venue of Borno northern senatorial election for the arrival of the materials.