Prince Audu’s Brother Declares Support For Gov Bello, Unsettle Faleke’s Camp
The immediate younger brother of the All Progressives Congress, APC Governorship candidate in the November 21, 2015 Governorship Election, late Prince Abubakar Audu has declared support for Governor Yahaya Bello, in a move likely to break the ranks of the Faleke camp.
Prince Yahaya Audu was in Government House Lokoja after receiving a posthumous award conferred on the late leader by Governor Bello during 25th anniversary of the state’s creation. At the occasion, he said that the family were humbled by the honour done to them by the Governor, adding that it is only the present administration that has ever remembered the work of the former Governor.
Prince Audu commended the Governor for also naming the University after his late brother and stressed that the present administration meant well for the people of the state.
Audu who came in the company of some notable political associates of the late Leader said that what the state needed was unity and peaceful coexistence in order to harness and realise the political dreams of the first governor of the state, Prince Abubakar Audu.
The State has being agog following the declaration by the late political leader’s younger brother for Governor Bello. Prince Abubakar Audu was the Governorship Candidate of All Progressive Congress, APC in the 21st, November 2015 Poll in the state.
He died in the process of the election and his party chose Alhaji Yahaya Bello to conclude the process of the election.