In the wake of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s impressive performance in the last elections in Kaduna. Mallam Nasir El Rufai makes moves to weaken the opposition in the state.
The Governor has revoked the right of occupancy (RO) of nine properties belonging to Ahmed Makarfi, a former state governor.
The affected properties have also been marked for demolition.
The notice of revocation and withdrawal of the right of occupancy was served to the officials of the affected properties on Thursday in Kaduna.
Mahmud Aminu, registrar of Kaduna Geographical Information Service KADGIS, signed the notice and addressed it to Ibrahim Makarfi, director of Cane Properties, Plot 11, Murtala Square, Doka.
Among the affected properties are five plots in Mogadishu, three plots on Kwato Road and one plot at Doka, all within the Kaduna metropolis.
“I have been directed to refer to the above right of occupancy and inform you that His Excellency, Governor of Kaduna State, has in the exercise of the power conferred on him under section 28 (5) (a) and (b) of land use act 1978, revoked and withdrawal your rights and continued failure and contravention of covenanted terms and conditions of the right of occupancy,” the notice read.
In the last general elections, PDP won 10 Federal constituency seats out of 16, with APC winning four and LP two seats, respectively. The PDP also won the presidential election, producing all senators-elected.
Reported By A.D.S