“I congratulate my brother, Senator Bala on this victory at the polls. I am delighted to note that in-spite of the intensity of the campaigns in our dear state, a peaceful election took place without bloodshed.
Let me therefore invite the Governor-elect to join me in working out the process of a smooth transition,” he said.
Governor Abubakr thanked the entire people of Bauchi state for their support to his administration and urged them to extend the same to the incoming administration.
He enjoined the governor-elect to caution his supporters to be law abiding while celebrating.