Yobe Residents Celebrate Buhari
From Damaturu the Yobe State capital comes a report that before the official announcement of the winner in Nigeria’s presidential election, APC supporters across major towns of the state trooped to major streets in celebration of the expected victory.
The party supporters deferred any security threat in the troubled north-east state bedevilled by the Boko Haram insurgents to rejoice over the victory of the APC presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari.
It was a celebration galore as jubilant youth besieged the Damaturu central round about and other major streets chanting party slogans saying their votes were not tampered with, having given General Buhari all the necessary support.
Channels Television correspondent reports that the celebration went on in other major towns of the state particularly Potiskum, Gashua, Nguru, Geidam among others.
Their joy also comes from the expectation that Yobe would begin to enjoy the central government having being in the opposition since the second republic.