Nasiru El-Rufa'i, Governor Kaduna Satate
Nasiru El-Rufa'i, Governor Kaduna Satate

The Justice Ibrahim Bako-led Kaduna State Governorship Election Tribunal has adjourned sitting to next Tuesday,  July 23, to enable the second respondent to arraign more witnesses at the  hearing of the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and its gubernatorial candidate, Isa Ashiru, challenging the March 9 election.

The second respondent, who opened his defence on Friday, was able to arraign just one witness before moving for adjournment.

Read: El-Rufai Vs Ashiru: INEC Closes Defence After One Witness

Earlier, Hussaini Barmo who was a member of the Election Planning and Monitoring Directorate of Kaduna State Chapter of All Progressive Congress, APC, adopted his deposition as evidence before the tribunal.

Cross examining the witness, counsel of APC, the third respondent, Barrister Sharafa Yusuf, asked him to confirm the results from Kubau local government, which Barmo did.

The witness also confirmed that the results were for voting points where the number of voters exceeded 750.