The governor of the state of Sokoto, Aminu Tambuwal, has promised to resist any attempt to stop his inauguration for the second term.
In a statement made yesterday by his special special assistant on special functions, Alhaji Yusuf Dingyadi, the governor said the plots caused political chaos in the state.
He said that some people were spreading lies and creating confusion that the court would have fired him and given APC power.
Tambuwal added that his posters along Birnin Kebbi Road, Maiduguri Road, Airport Road and some other areas within the metropolis had been removed and replaced with those of the APC government candidate.
Tambuwal pointed out that only legal means could stop his government.
The statement said: “The election is over, we won the elections and we offered a hand of friendship, we ask them to come and develop the state of Sokoto, refused and we went to court, why can’t he allow the court?” pass your verdict?
“You can’t take your case to court and start making political noise and telling lies to people when the court hasn’t even started its task.
“We are still in the stage of before the hearing, did not even get to when we call witnesses to testify about the manipulation of the elections that claimed, however, they began to lie to people, especially in areas I want to show that the government he is reaching them “.
The governor advised the opposition to allow the court to do its job.
He continued: “The Sokoto PDP is not looking for any backdoor process. You allow the court to do whatever is necessary, we trust the court because we won the elections with divine intervention.”
He asked the Sokoto law enforcement agencies to stop what he described as a political squalor in the state of Sokoto.
“We do not want any political crisis, we do not want any tension in Sokoto, Sokoto people love peace, we ask that security agents investigate and discover the sponsors of political inequality in the state,” he said. .