Ahead of the Saturday’s gubernatorial election in Kogi state, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, has expressed his opinion about the governorship candidates. Abubakar Audu.


Senator Musiliu Obanikoro was the most controversial name on the list

Senator Musiliu Obanikoro

According to the senator, Abubakar Audu, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, represents the ugly past of the state, while his opponent, Idris Wada, represents the immeasurable opportunities for Kogi’s future.

On Friday, November 20, a former ambassador to Ghana took to his official Twitter account to wish good luck to the incumbent and candidate of the PDP.

Read his tweets below:

As #KogiDecides tomorrow, I wish @CaptWada well as I’m convinced he represents the immeasurable opportunities Kogi’s future has to offer #MO

— Musiliu Obanikoro (@MObanikoro) November 20, 2015

His opponent represents the ugly past of Kogi State and may all the good works of @CaptWada speak in votes tomorrow as #KogiDecides. #MO

— Musiliu Obanikoro (@MObanikoro) November 20, 2015

READ ALSO: Obanikoro Dumps Politics ‘Temporarily’, Returns To School

While people of Kogi state are patiently waiting for the polls, there have continually been accusations and counter accusations over who seems to be plotting strategies to rig the governorship elections.

The PDP in Osun state said that it had unveiled an alleged plan by the state governor, Rauf Aregbesola, to deploy 15,000 persons to Kogi state with the intent of rigging the elections in favour of the APC.

Meanwhile, Governor Idris Wada has accused his Edo state counterpart, Adams Oshiomole, of sponsoring cultists to disrupt tomorrow’s governorship election.

The post Kogi Guber: APC Candidate Represents The Ugly Past Of The State – Obanikoro appeared first on Nigeria News today & Breaking news | Read on NAIJ.COM.

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