- Governor Nasir El-Rufai arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja hale and hearty, ending speculations that he was in a fatal accident
- El-Rufai had previously described the report as the handiwork of his political enemies in Kaduna state
- The governor said he had been a permanent nightmare for the PDP and all his political enemies in the state
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna has put to an end, speculation by critics that he was involved in a fatal road accident; as he arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja from an overseas trip, hale and healthy.
The development was made public in a Facebook post by the governor’s spokesperson, Samuel Aruwan, Leadership reports.
Legit.ng notes that Aruwan posted pictures of the governor, writing: “Ever smiling and cheerful Governor Nasir El-Rufai at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Next story!”
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El-Rufai had previously reacted to reports that he was in a comatose state and that his driver had died; describing it as the handiwork of his political enemies in the state.
The governor wrote on his Facebook page on Thursday, March 14, that the story was not only false but the imagination of his enemies.
El-Rufai declared that he was not surprised about the news, adding that he had been a permanent nightmare for the PDP and all his political enemies in the state.
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that the governorship candidates forum in Kaduna state said it was satisfied with the gubernatorial election conducted in the state and pledged to work with Governor Nasir El-Rufai to advance the state.
The chairman of the forum, Awwal Aliyu, made this known in a statement issued on Monday, March 18 in Kaduna.
Aliyu said that the forum, which has 30 governorship candidates and 49 political party chairmen, pledged to support the El-Rufai administration.
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