By Our Reporter
Former Governor of Nasarawa State and Senator representing Nasarawa South, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, has congratulated Engr Abdullahi A Sule and Dr Emmanuel Akabe on their victory at the Election Petition Tribunal. The lawmaker averred that the victory was a substantial reaffirmation of the choice of AA Sule as Governor by the good people of Nasarawa State, calling on opposition to put aside sentiment and join AA Sule and Akabe to build Nasarawa state. The Senator who described Gov Sule as capable, competent, highly experience, patriotic and fully determined person, stressed that Nasarawa requires a person of Engr Sule’s pedigree to move it to the next level.
Al-Makura who spoke in both Hausa and English maintained that Engr Sule is the indisputable choice of God and people of Nasarawa State, saying the ruling of tribunal in his favour was a testimony of his choice by God. The former Governor appealed to opposition parties in the state to accept the court verdict in good faith.