By Marlikberry,
Gombe State Deputy Governor Dr. Manasseh Daniel Jatau has explained why Saturday’s December 19th local government council election was held in the state.
According to him the election was as a result of the democratic process which had been emphasized and re-emphasized by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The deputy governor who stated this shortly after casting his vote at Gurma polling unit in Kulani/Degri/Sikam ward in Balanga Local Government Area, said: “You will recall that Mr president has said if there is any caretaker committee in place in Local Government Area, they should not even give them their grant so we are now conducting the election which is in line with the democracy that is placed my people. stay tune for more updates