A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI
Birnin Kebbi - The battle for the Senate leadership appears to have assumed a new twist as the battle has shifted to the states, reports Daily Trust.
One of the leading contenders for the Senate Presidency seat, Bukola Saraki has started visiting state governors for their support.
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Saraki on Sunday visited Kebbi State governor, Atiku Bagudu to seek for his support.
Saraki was accompanied on the visit by some of his colleagues who are rooting for him to become the next Senate President.
Read more at Daily Trust.
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