- The PDP has urged INEC to declare Alhaji Abba Kabir as winner of the Kano state gubernatorial election
- PDP chairman in the state said the election has been won by the party's candidate
- According to Bichi, the party has no problem with the recalling of the Nassarawa results
Rabiu Bichi, chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano state, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to declare the party’s gubernatorial candidate, Alhaji Abba Kabir, winner to avoid eruption of violence.
The PDP chairman gave the warning on Monday, March 11, while briefing newsmen on the suspension of the governorship election result collation by the INEC.
According to Bichi, the election has been won by "our candidate therefore the INEC should declare our candidate as the winner because we have scored the highest votes.
“We have no problems with the recalling of the Nassarawa results, but we should be declared winners with the already results at hand.
“If you declare us winner, and later you don’t get the results for Nassarawa you can go for supplementary elections, but you should just declare us winners final.’’
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that the INEC declared that the results of Kano governorship elections are intact and safe.
Resident electoral commissioner in Kano, Professor Ristuwa Arabu Shehu, gave the assurance while briefing journalists on the update on the controversy sounding delay in the collation of the results.
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According to him, the commission will re-generate the results from its primary and secondary data base and verify its authenticity with the party agents.
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