Information available to 247ureports.com through credible sources in Wadata Plaza in Abuja indicate that the upcoming gubernatorial primaries in Sokoto State may exhibit the same crisis witnessed in the Bayelsa State Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] primaries held November 19, 2011. This is new information points to ongoing agitation to bar the seating governor from contesting in the upcoming gubernatorial exercise in Sokoto.
According to documented evidence in the possession of 247ureports.com, the governor of Sokoto State, Gov Aliyu Wamako is charged with anti-party activities within Sokoto State and in Zamfara State. He is said to be in a clandentine opposition to the Goodluck Jonathan administration. A source near sokoto legislature noted that the Governor failed to deliver Sokoto State to the win column for Goodluck Jonathan in the 2011 presidential election. The presidency is saiid to have taken note of the activities of the Sokoto State governor.
To this effect, the National PDP has instructed the State PDP in Sokoto to initiate the process of barring the governor against the upcoming elections. The State Executive, in turn, has raised petition against the governor and has begun the process.
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