The Kano State Election Petition Tribunal sitting in kano state capital upheld the election of Abdullahi Umar Ganduje.
The election tribunal on Wednesday declared that the petition against Umar Ganduje by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Abba Yusuf is struck out because it lacked merit.
Chairman of the three-member panel, Justice Halima shamaki, in a judgment, read for over three hours dismissed the PDP’s petition seeking the nullification of Ganduje’s victory in March 9 governorship election.
It will be recalled that Ganduje was the deputy governor to Senator Kwankwaso.
Ganduje, had removed Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi as Emir of Kano