Kano Deputy Governor, Commissioner arrested

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OrijoReporter.com, Nasiru Gawuna arrest

Kano State Deputy Governor, Nasiru Gawuna, was at the weekend arrested by the police alongside the State Commissioner for Local Government, Alhaji Sule Garo.

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Gawuna is equally the running mate of the All Progressive Congress governorship candidate, the incumbent, Gov. Umar Ganduje.

He and Garo were arrested for allegedly disrupting the Collation of results of the Governorship Elections at the Nasarawa Local Government area Collation Centre in the state.

Eyewitnesses said the incident happened around 2.00am.

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party on ground at the Collation Centre were about lynching Gawuna and Garo when the police moved in and whisked them away.

 

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