Katsina State Governor Aminu Masari has been referred to as out by the opposition Peoples Democratic Occasion, PDP, for meddling in election affairs within the state.

Naija Information understands that Masari whereas attending to newsmen on the State Authorities Home not too long ago revealed that the long-awaited native authorities election could be performed in March 2022.

Reacting, nevertheless, to the governor’s motion, the PDP chairman within the state, Majigiri mentioned Masari will not be within the place to make such an announcement, noting that it’s the prerogative of the State Unbiased Electoral Fee to take action.

Majigiri raised the priority on Sunday on the Katsina PDP secretariat whereas receiving an aspirant, Sirajo Aminu, who got here to formally point out his curiosity in vying for the seat of the Central Senatorial District, Naija Information stories.

Majigiri insists that Masari’s announcement is worrisome, including that “if he (Masari) is allowed to announce the time, he may find yourself additionally asserting the winners of the elections as a substitute of the electoral physique.”

He mentioned the governor is just restricted to giving approval for the proposed plans and budgets for the election as submitted by the electoral fee however doesn’t embody usurping their features.

Majigiri urged the Katsina Governor to give attention to his duties as offered by the legislation,

Naija Information stories that it has been six years that council polls had been final held in Katsina State.

The final LG election was held below the management of Governor Ibrahim Shehu Shema of the Peoples Democratic Occasion, PDP.

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