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Kano tribunal sacks Gov Yusuf, declares APC winner

The Kano State Election Petition Tribunal, on Wednesday, nullified the election of Governor Abba Kabir-Yusuf, of NNPP.

Delivering the judgement, the three-man panel led by Justice Oluyemi Akintan-Osadebay, held that the margin of votes scored by NNPP were invalid and was not conducted in compliance with the 2022 electoral act.

The tribunal declared Nasiru Yusuf-Gawuna of All Progressive Congress as the winner of the March 18 2023 governorship election

Reporting by Abdullahi Jalaluddeen, editing by Daniel Adejo