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PDP MEMBERS DEFECTS TO THE OPPOSITION APC IN ZAMFARA, FMR COUNCIL CHAIRMAN ASSURES THEM OF POLITICAL INCLUSION

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Hundreds of PDP supporters as well as supporters of APC G8 from all the political wards in Chafe Local Government have defected to the opposition All Progressive Congress in Zamfara state.


The defection rally took place at the APC  local government headquarters of Chafe and it was attended by prominent APC stalwarts from the local government including the immediate past council Chairman Aliyu Abubakar Chafe.

Majority of the defectors who spoke at the venue explained that their defection from the ruling PDP is specifically informed by their unending frustration and spiritual neglect by the party structure in the state.


Majority of them noted that,they have been in PDP since the returns of the 4th republic but only for them to be abandoned after the party climbed to victory.
Addressing the decampees, the party leader in the area and immediate past council Chairman Aliyu Abubakar Chafe welcomed them on board and assured them of the party readiness to carry them along in all matters related to its activities and urged them to continue to mobilize support for the party in their respective domain.

Also speaking, the party Chairman Chafe local government Alh Kabiru Mande also assured the defectees that they should feel at home and work harder to influence more supporters for the party.

The defection rally took place barely less than a month after same former Chafe Council Chairman led some supporters of Senator Kabiru Garba Marafa from Chafe to joining the APC camp led by one of it’s former gubernatorial aspirants Aminu Sani Jaji in a rally that took place at the personal resident of the politician at Millennium Quarters Gusau

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AHEAD OF THE APC PRIMARIES, ZAMFARA FMR. FED. LAWMAKER MEETS PARTY DELEGATES.

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The former lawmaker who represented Maru and Bungudu Federal constituency Abdulmalik Zubairu Zannan Bungudu has met with party stakeholders from his constituency in his bid to woe their support ahead of the forthcoming APC primaries.

Zannan Bungudu is re-contesting for the same post of member representing Maru/Bungudu at the federal house of reps under the umbrella of All Progressive Congress.

His bid to contest the post followed the recent reconciliation effort between the serving Governor Bello Muhammad Matawalle and the former Governor Abdulazeez Yari Abubakar.

The meeting which took place at the conference hall of City King Hotel Gusau on Wednesday was attended by the APC Chairmen for Maru and Bungud and all the delegates from the two local government areas.

During the interface, vital issues regarding the progress of the APC, Bello Matawalle and all the party aspirants were discussed.

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APC COMMITTEE SCREENS (28) LAWMAKERS IN ZAMFARA

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The APC screening committee sent to Zamfara State has screened (28) aspirants who are going to contest for the posts of members of Zamfara State House of Assembly.

The seven-man committee led by Hon. Babangida Tijjani Banki from Borno State assured that justice would be done to all the aspirants screened.

With the screening of the 28 aspirants, four constituencies may likely go into the primary election if consensus has not been reached between the candidates.

The state House of Assembly has the vacancy of only (24) members representing the (14) local government councils.

The remaining members of the committee include Hon Wakili Aliyu, Hon Abubakar Yarima, Faruk Ibrahim Tsiga, Hon Abdullahi Musa, Hon Adamu Ibrahim and Hajiya Fadima Ibrahim who is to serve as committee Secretary.

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GOV. BELLO MATAWALLE NAMES NEW EMIRS

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Governor Bello Muhammad Matawalle has approved the appointment of Alh Muh’d Bello Suleiman as the new Sarkin Zamfaran Zurmi (Emir of Zurmi).

He has also appointed Alh Aliyu Garba Marafa as the new Emir of Birnin Yan doto while Alh Muhd Aliyu was appointed as the new Sarkin Bazai.

The two emirs of Bazai and Birnin Yandoto were appointed following the signing into law the amended Zamfara Emirate Council Act 2022 which led to the creation of the two additional emirate councils of Yandoto and Bazai.

As for the new Emir of Zurmi he was appointed following the dethronement of the former Emir Atiku Abubakar by the current administration of Bello Matawalle

According to the statement signed by the Secretary to the state government Kabiru Balarabe, the Governor also approved the appointment of Alh Habib Lawal Habib khalifa as the new Bunun Tsafe the Senior District Head of Tsafe.

Both appointments take immediate effect.

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