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Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria’s former vice president, has described the cancellation of Adamawa state bye-election as a shift of the opposition party’s disgrace in the state.

While reacting to the cancellation of Adamawa State bye-election which was earlier scheduled to hold on Saturday, 11 October, 2014, Atiku stated that the All Progressives Congress, APC, would prevail whenever the election holds.

A Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja on Wednesday nullified the state’s by-election during a verdict that caused the removal of the acting governor Umar Fintiri.

Atiku, who is a presidential aspirant under the APC, in a statement issued on Wednesday by his media office in Abuja, said the cancellation of the state’s election was a postponement of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP’s doomsday in Adamawa.

The former vice president expressed optimism that the people would have voted out PDP if the Saturday election had held because they were yearning…

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