Segun Awofadeji in Gombe
Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, has appeared before the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship screening committee headed by Senator Abubakar Sodangi ahead of the party’s primary elections.
Yahaya, who is standing unopposed in the APC governorship primary election in Gombe State, arrived at the screening venue in Abuja yesterday and was received by party officials and panel members.
This was contained in a statement issued by Ismaila Uba Misilli, the director-general (Press Affairs), Government House, Gombe, and made available to journalists yesterday.
In a brief chat with journalists after his screening, the governor described the process as smooth, commending the panel members as well as the party leadership.
Recall that while submitting his Expression of Interest and nomination forms, which were purchased and presented to him by friends, associates and political support groups, Yahaya was upbeat about victory for APC in Gombe State and the country at large.