The campaign office of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Kano state governorship candidate, Engr. Abba Kabir Yusuf, located at No. 36 Chiranchi Quarters in Gwale Local Government Area of the state was on Monday set ablaze by thugs.
According to Daily Trust, this was confirmed in a statement signed by the spokesman of the gubernatorial candidate, Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa.
Part of the statement read: “The campaign office belonging to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Kano State, Engr. Abba Kabir Yusuf was attacked by 60 thugs allegedly led by Junaidu Abdulhamid, a personal assistant to the State APC Chairman, Abdullahi Abbas, and Habibu Dandayis, a diehard supporter of the party chairman.
“Thugs also vandalised a Volkswagen Golf – III car with registration number NSR 237 AE.
“The gubernatorial candidate called on the police and other security agencies to, as a matter of urgency, investigate the matter with a view to bringing the culprits to justice.”