The All Progressives Congress, APC, Legal Team, has vowed to defend the victory of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, in the just concluded 2019 elections.
Ma’aruf Mohammed-Yakasai, a member and Spokesman of the Legal Team, made the APC’s position known, while addressing a News Conference, in Kano State.
He stated that the Legal Team found it necessary to explain its position, in respect of the prayer of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, granted by the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, to inspect the election materials used in the State.
“As a member of the Legal Team of the APC and Spokesman of the Team, we received a copy of an order in respect of the permission granted to the PDP, to inspect the election materials, which is in order.
“The court served us with the copy of the order, and as the court directed, we will be there to observe and be part of the process”, he said.
According to him, the Candidate of the PDP, Abba Kabir-Yusuf, has no substance to pose any threat to the victory of Ganduje.
Recall, that the Chairman of the Tribunal, Justice Halima Shamaki, had on Tuesday, ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to allow the PDP to inspect the election materials used for the Governorship election in the State.