Ganduje warns Politicians against campaign posters on Eid praying grounds
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has cautioned candidates for political office from utilizing the Eid celebrations to launch campaigns or post posters, claiming that such behavior is a blatant breach of the electoral Act.
The Governor reaffirmed the prohibition on posting posters at Eid prayer locations and other events, such the customary Hawan Daushe at the Emir's Palace.
Such behaviors are not only distractions but also in violation of the electoral Act, according to a statement from the governor Friday night that was signed by the Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba.
According to him, the Sallah celebrations are exclusively religious and cultural events meant to highlight the rich cultural legacy, and people from all political backgrounds and international visitors attend.
The governor instructed security organizations to take appropriate action against anyone who disturbs the celebration's general peace.
Eid-el-Kabir: Preach peaceful coexistence – Gov. Buni to religious, traditional leaders
Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni, has charged traditional, religious, and opinion leaders to preach peace and peaceful coexistence among their subjects.Buni gave the charge on Wednesday in a Sallah message via his spokeswoman, Mamman Mohammed, in Damaturu.“Let me call on our youth to please celebrate the Sallah peacefully, especially with strict observation of traffic laws.“The security agencies are to ensure adherence to law and order for a peaceful and successfu...
Fracas at Osogbo Eid Ground: APC, Adeleke trade words
The All Progressives Congress, APC, has described the alleged assassination attempt on Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun State as executive racism.The party’s position is in reaction to the incident at the Eid prayer ground in Oke-Baale, Osogbo, on Wednesday.In a statement by the party Chairman, Tajudeen Lawal, made available by the Director of Media and Information, Kola Olabisi, he described the scenario as one orchestrated by Adeleke and his political hoodlums.Ear...
Eid-el-Kabir: Akpabio felicitates Tinubu, Shettima, other Muslims
Senate President Godswill Akpabio has felicitated with the Muslim Ummah as they celebrate Eid el-Kabir.He called on all Nigerians to be patient with the new administration of President Bola Tinubu, adding that with the required support, it would yield dividends of democracy for all and sundry.He rejoiced with President Tinubu as he celebrated the first Eid-el-Kabir as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.While congratulating the Vice President, Senator Kashi...
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