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OPINION: Why Shehu Sanni is a threat to Nasir El-rufai’s Presidential ambition

Senator Shehu Sanni is a popular human rights activist politician and a renowned author. He has made a name for himself before joining Kaduna politics. Senator Shehu Sani is the current President of Civil Rights Congress of Nigeria, a nongovernmental organization.

Senator Shehu Sanni also is the former northern Coordinator of the Campaign for Democracy and the formation national vice president of the same group.  Before becoming an elected Senator In 2015, Senator Shehu Sanni had contested for the same position in 2003 under the platform of the Alliance of Democracy and in 2011 under the Congress for Progressive Change but he lost those two elections.

However, in 2015, Senator Shehu Sanni contested under the newly formed All Progressive Congress and won in a keenly contested election. Since his emergence as a Senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sanni, and Gov. Nasir El-rufai had become a political foe, the result of which later cost Senator Shehu Sanni his senatorial seat under the All Progressive Congress.

The 2023 presidential ambition of Nasir El-rufai will be under threat as people like Senator Shehu Sanni will try all his possible best to stop his presidential ambition.

 

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Alliance of Democracy Kaduna Nasir El-rufai Shehu Sani Shehu Sanni

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