In Kebbi, Nasiru Idris wins the APC gubernatorial primary.


In Kebbi, Nasiru Idris wins the APC gubernatorial primary.


Dr. Nasir Idris, the National President of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) and Deputy President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), has been elected as the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Kebbi state.

Nasir Idris received 1055 votes in the party’s primary election in Birnin Kebbi, defeating two other candidates.


Hon. Idris Yahuza Ya’akub, the chairman of the APC Kebbi governorship primary (National Secretariat), announced the election results in the early hours of Friday.


Senate Majority Leader, Yahaya Abdullahi who was one of the contestants, scored zero vote while the third aspirant, retired Deputy Comptroller-General of Customs, Abubakar Mallam secured thirty five votes.


In his acceptance speech, the APC governorship candidate, Dr. Nasir Idris, commended Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu for making it possible for the party to conduct the primary election, smoothly, peaceful, hitch free and transparent.


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