By Abdallah el-Kurebe
The governorship primaries in Sokoto state has produced former Commissioner for Local Government and Community Development, Alhaji Manir Dan-iya as the flag-bearer of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
The Returning Officer, Amb Bashir Yuguda declared Dan-Iya who was returned unopposed with 2,175 votes from the 2,490 delegates screened, Sunday.
Governor Aminu Tambuwal, and Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, Sen. Ibrahim Danbaba as well as Amb. Abdallah Wali and four House of Reps member attended the primary.