OrderPaperToday- The race for the Katsina North senatorial district amps up, as the Acting President Yemi Osibanjo arrives Muhammadu Buhari’s home town for a campaign rally.
The upcoming by-election is to determine a replacement for late Senator Mustapha Bukar, according to a tweet published by Osinbajo’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Olaolu Akande.
He tweeted: “AgP Osinbajo now in Katsina to headline the State Senatorial election campaign rally in Daura. The work we have started since 2015 is on course & Nigeria will never remain the same
“AgP Osinbajo now being received by His Royal Highness Farouk Umar Farouk, the Emir of Daura, in his palace. AgP says the purpose of the APC and President Buhari is to uphold the common man, adding that FG is doing more with 60% less earnings than previous administrations.”
Osinbajo will be campaigning for Ahmed Keita, a member of the House of Representatives.
It is interesting to know that the race will be between two blood brothers, Kabir Babba-Kaita of the APC and his younger brother, Ahmad Babba-Kaita of the APC.