- Senator Abdullahi Adamu has vowed to teach Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura a lesson
- He said the governor disrespected him by sposoring opposition against him in his senatorial bid
- Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura however said that he remains the leader of the party in the state
The senator representing Nasarawa west senatorial district, Abdullahi Adamu, has vowed to teach Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura a political lesson.
Adamu who is also a former governor of Nasarawa state he would teach the governor a lesson of his life for sponsoring a candidate against him in the APC senatorial primary.
The senator disclosed this while addressing ward and local government executive of the APC in the senatorial district.
He explained that until September 9, he had his return ticket unopposed before the governor directed his Education Commissioner, Tijjani Ahmed, to pick the nomination form against him, the Sun reports.
“I, Abdullahi Adamu, the son of Aisha, have never betrayed APC and I have never betrayed Al-Makura. Anybody who betrays me will live to regret his life.
“In Nasarawa politics, particularly in my senatorial district; who is Tijjani to challenge me in the primaries? I have spent time and energy in building the APC in Nasarawa state, and I will never allow anybody to disgrace me in the APC,” he vowed.
The governor however said that there are no two political leaders in the state and at the moment, he remains the leader of the party in the state.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that the police command in Nasarawa state on Friday, September 14, confirmed the killing of eight people by unidentified gunmen in Sofiyo village of Toto local government area of the state.
Kennedy Idrisu, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Toto.
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