The Peoples Democratic Party in Zamfara State will conduct a rerun for the governorship primary election today, the chairman of the party in the state, Ahmad Sani Kaura, has said.
Last Friday, a federal High Court in the state nullified the party’s governorship primary poll won by Alhaji Dauda Lawal Dare, citing flagrant violation of the party’s constitutional provisions and guidelines as reasons.
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Earlier, a former federal lawmaker, Alhaji Ibrahim Shehu Gusau, had asked the court to nullify the election which, he said, was highly characterised by gross irregularities.
The state chairman of the party, Alhaji Ahmad Sani Kaura, said preparations were on top gear for the peaceful conduct of primary elections in the state, adding that they would lay emphasis on the provision of a level playing ground for all contestants.