Adamawa - The former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Nuhu Ribadu and seven other governorship aspirants in Adamawa State on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have shelved their governorship ambition, Premium Times reports.
This decision was taken at the Presidential Villa, Abuja in the early hours of Friday after about four hours of meeting with the 14 aspirants by the leadership of the party including the Senate President, David Mark.
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Apart from Ribadu, others who have agreed to step down include Auwal Tukur; Aliyu Idi-Hong, Andrawus Sawa; James Barka; Gen. Aliyu Kama; Markus Gundiri and Abubakar Girei.
The six aspirants still in the race for the party’s ticket on Saturday are Ahmed Gulak, Buba Marwa, Ahmed Modibbo, Dr. Umar Ardo, Acting Governor Umaru Fintiri, and Jerry Kumdisi.
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