Temitope Owotoki, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari is said to receive Ali Sa’ad Birnin-Kudu, the first civilian governor of Jigawa state, Hon. Tijjani Kiyawa, PDP governorship aspirant, and some commissioners who served under PDP led by Sule Lamido to the ruling All Progressives Congress in Jigawa state today.
His visit to Jigawa state will be in continuation of his campaigns for the February 16 Presidential election.
The President will also be presenting the party flag to Governor
Muhammad Badaru Abubakar, APC gubernatorial candidate, for governorship
elections scheduled for March 2, 2019.
Buhari will also receive some PDP members into APC.
The President will be visiting Jigawa state for the third time from 2014 to date.
Bello M. Zaki, PACAC Special Assistant to the governor on media and publicity, confirmed that President Muhammadu is expected in Jigawa state to present APC flag of return for second term in office slated for March, 2019.