Tribunal has removed Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna as Kano Governor and declared APC winner.
NewsOnline Nigeria reports that the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Kano has declared Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna of the All Progressives Congress, APC, winner of the Kano governorship election.
The tribunal gave the final judgment after canceling some votes recorded by the New Nigeria People’s Party, NNPP, candidate, and Kano Governor, Abba Kabir Yusuf.
The Presiding Judge, Justice Oluyemi Akintan Osadabey said the margin of votes scored by the NNPP was not enough to give Governor Yusuf victory.
It said some of the votes credited to Yusus were invalid.