Former Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, has alleged betrayal through a number of his colleagues, days after dropping the senate presidency to Senator Godswill Akpabio
Akpabio, former Akwa-Ibom State Governor and lawmaker representing Akwa Ibom North-West become the anointed candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). He emerged as President of the tenth Senate on Tuesday after polling a complete of sixty three votes. Yari, additionally of the ruling birthday birthday celebration were given forty six votes.
Speaking all through an interview on Thursday in Abuja, Channels reviews that, Yari claimed his diversifications as of 3am on Tuesday confirmed that he might get as a minimum sixty one out of the 109 votes available, which might had been sufficient to peer him coast domestic to victory. Despite feeling betrayed via way of means of the turnout of events, the previous Zamfara governor believed handiest God knew what transpired.
“Yes, I can say there has been a betrayal. That’s the fact due to the fact as we’re taking inventory as of three am, Monday-Tuesday election, we took inventory of over 76. But as usual, human beings, we idea we’re going to get a pullout of approximately 15 which we are able to have a snug sixty one to win the election,” he stated.
“But it’s grow to be the opposite which most effective God is aware of what happened. So, I sense betrayed however lifestyles keeps and it’s a cycle.”