Buhari support group raises N85m in Jigawa




By Bayo Alabira
Dutse

The All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Buhari Support Group (BSG) has realized over n85 million in support of his campaign for the 2015 general election.
The money which was donated by the APC and General Muhammadu Buhari’s supporters where the scratch cards were launched yesterday in dutse, Jigawa state capital with mammoth crowed gathered in support of the 2015 change.
However, during the launching it was also announced that a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart in the state has rolled out N10 million in support of general Buhari.
The chief launcher, Hon Sabo Nakudu, who  recently defected  from the PDP and joint the APC and currently is the senatorial candidate of the south-west senatorial district bought the cards worth n5 million while his friends and associates bought n50 million own.
At the same time, the state APC governorship candidate, Alhaji Muhammad Badaru Abubakar, also purchased cards worth N5 million as well as his company N5 million, respectively.
Also various groups, associates, candidates for House of Reps, state assembly, party officials, supporters including women, youth vanguard and the ordinary citizens shouting on top of their voices, said  Buhari scrambled on the remaining cards that could not satisfied their high demands.
The cards sent to Jigawa state were said to be for N20 million only, but more would to be supplied in the state because of the high demand shown by the APC supporters and well wishers as well as the change agents in the society.

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