Nigeria: Stepping On Kwankwaso's Poster Not Intentional - Kano Govt

14 June 2021

Giving an account of what actually happened, Malam Garba stated "during the events, which was organized as part of activities marking this year's Democracy Day, two former gubernatorial candidates and many members of the Kwankwasiyya defected to the APC.

"When Governor Ganduje was called to the podium, the former Kwankwasiyya members lined up on the way to applaud and pay their allegiance to the governor.

"Some of the members who abandoned the Kwankwasiyya movement at the event, parenthetically, were down playing pictures of the former governor, one of which, dropped on the red carpet as Governor Ganduje walked his way to the podium, and unknowingly stepped on it".

The commissioner further emphasised that Ganduje is known by many as peace loving, tolerant and habours no grudges to influence such act.

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