PDP SUED KANO STATE INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION FOR CONTEMPT OF COURTAHEAD OF LG ELECTION SCHEDULED FOR TODAY
Written by miebaka ikiriko on January 15, 2021
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has sued the Kano State Independent Electoral Commission, KANSIEC, for contempt of Court ahead of the Local Government election scheduled for today.
Also sued is the Alimnu Wali faction of the PDP in Kana State.
The Party is demanding legal action against the factional group for alleged impersonation of the authentic PDP and use of PDP logo on the ballots.
Kano State chairman of PDP, Shehu Wada Sagagi, in a press conference said the opposition Party filed two suits before the Kano High Court and Federal High Court in the state.
KANSIEC Chairman who said his commission has screened PDP candidates standing for the election, added that he has not received any formal letter from the PDP declaring intention not to participate in the election.