President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano state on Thursday, January 31, with top members of the All Progressives Congress Party (APC).
President Buhari's personal assistant to on new media announced the president's arrival on Twitter.
Daily Trust reports that security was beefed up around the areas the president will visit.
The newspaper observes that heavily armed soldiers have taken the control of some roads leading to the places Buhari is expected to visit.
Meanwhile, Lebit.ng previously reported that the father of Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso, Alhaji Musa Saleh Kwankwaso, declared support for Governor Umar Ganduje of Kano state.
The elderly Kwankwaso assured the governor on Tuesday, January 29. The district head of Madobi assured Ganduje that he and other district heads will work for his re-election.
He said: “When you came in after your inauguration on 29th May, 2015, we were absolutely sure that you would bring development to all nooks and crannies of the state. And Alhamdulillah, this is what you are doing. So we need more of this development.
“We are ready to support you and get you more closer to the people. We are appreciating the good work you are doing for your people. We believe in your leadership style as a people-oriented governor, who believes in developing his people in all aspects of life.”
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Governor Ganduje said he was in Madobi to seek for fatherly prayers over his re-election bid.
He said: “We are in our home. Here you are with your children. We came to visit our father and get his blessing. We are sure you will give us what we are here for. So when you accept to support my gubernatorial race, we are not surprised, because this is just a case of father and his son.”
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