Former Kano state governor, Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso has threatened to leave the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) barely a week after losing the presidential ticket of the party.
The reasons for his threat was said to have been based on the primaries for various elective offices in Kano which were allegedly won by his chosen aspirants Daily Trust reports that he threatened that he would leave the party if the leadership of the party removed any member of the Kwankwasiyya movement from the list of its aspirants.
“Kwankwaso told the gathering that any move to remove any member of Kwankwasiyya from the aspirants list will lead to his defection from PDP. “However, the Doguwa-led faction also threatened to dump the party if the leadership failed to review the list of aspirants,” the source said.
Consequently, it was reported that the meeting ended in a deadlock as “neither Kwankwaso nor Doguwa faction agreed to accept the terms offered by the leadership of the party,” the source said.