Thursday August 11, 2022 12:07 AM

Kaduna LG Poll: El-Rufai reveals why he lost his polling unit

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has declared that the All Progressives Congress, APC, did not manipulate the e-voting machines in the local government election in the state.

According to him, for the main opposition the Peoples Democratic Party to defeay him in his polling unit in the local government elections showed that APC did not manipulate the e-voting machines.

He said this during an interview with Channels Television programme Sunrise Daily on Monday,

He noted that the poll results indicates that  are finally making electoral choices based on the performance of their elected officials.

El-Rufai said: “Those that reported that the machines were programmed were ashamed when it was reported that APC lost in my polling unit. People were laughing that I lost my polling unit, but it is democracy that won.

“I’m not on the ballot, so it is not a referendum on me, it is a referendum on the councilor and the performance of the chairman of the local council.

“The loss of my polling unit shows that we did not programme these machines; we did not influence our independent electoral commission, and the whole thing has worked very well.”

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