Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja
The crisis rocking the Kano state chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC took a new twist Saturday as Governors Kayode Fayemi and Abubakar Badaru of Ekiti and Jigawa states aligned with Senator Ibrahim Shekarau against the state Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje.
The duo had at a ceremony addressed the state chairman of the Shekarau faction Ahmadu Haruna Zago (Danzago) as the chairman of the Kano State chapter of the APC.
At a public lecture marking the 21st anniversary of Mambayya House, Bayero University’s Centre for Democratic Studies, Fayemi, who is also the chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum and Badaru recognized Zago as the state chairman of the party.
Although Governor Ganduje was not present at the event, his associates were fully in the hall.