Labaran Maku, the governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Nasarawa State, has stepped down for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, David Emmanuel Ombugadu ahead of Saturday, March 9 election.
According to Daily Post, this was made known in a statement issued by the Labaran Maku Campaign Organization and made available to the press on Thursday by PDP youth leader in the state Hon. Ibrahim Kabiru Dallah, where the former Minister stated that only the Peoples Democratic Party can help the state achieve a better height.
He also stated that his stepping down was done in the interest of the people.
“After much persuasion and superior arguments, it has become apparently imminent that it is only through the PDP that aspirations of the people can be achieved, I hereby call on our teeming supporters to come out enmasse and vote for the PDP in the forthcoming elections” the statement signed by the Labaran Maku campaign director, Nawani Aboki read.
With just about 48 hours before the election, it now promises to be a keen contest between Peoples Democratic Party and All Progressives Congress as major contenders.