Kano Governor assures opposition parties of level playing field

Acheme Jack, Kano


Re-elected Governor of Kano State Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has assured that he will be magnanimous in his Victory stressing that no one including those in the opposition would be harassed or intimidated in his second coming to the office.

Ganduje further assured that he will not betray the people of the state who have once again entrusted him with the enormous responsibility of governing their affairs of the state.

In statement signed by the state commissioner for Information, Youth and culture, Malam Muhammad Garba, the governor said that, “my administration has no intention of labeling anybody in the public or private domain because of his opinion on my reelection”.

’We have no intention whatsoever to intimidate anybody be it civil servant or private citizens”, Ganduje assured.

He added,  “Elections are associated with heated debate on political differences, but   they are over and we have a big task of working together because Kano belongs to all of us’’, the statement added.

The governor reiterated that his  victory at the polls belongs to all the people regardless of political differences and therefore ‘’together we work to move the state forward.’’

He reaffirmed his determination to run an all-inclusive and participatory government as all relevant stakeholders will be given their rightful place in running the affairs of the state.

Kano belongs to all of us. We will embrace everybody; the traditional rulers, the Ulama, civil servants and all other interested parties. We need to get everyone together for the task ahead and move our state forward’’, statement said

The Governor maintained his stand of giving respect and dignity to all those who deserve them, therefore extendinextends hand of friendship to all to come and work together in the interest of the state.

Ganduje added that the administration will adopt the same policy in the execution of infrastructure and other critical sectors of development for the benefit of all the people in the state.

He reassured that the security of life and property of citizens will continue to be be given utmost priority by improving on the prevailing peace in the state.

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