A video showing the presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Rabiu Kwankwaso, falling off the stage has surfaced online.
In the video seen on Twitter, Kwankwaso was seen trying to leave the stage when the plank used to build it suddenly gave in and allowed him to sink into the stage.
He was immediately rescued by those on stage but we couldn’t tell if he sustained any serious injury from the unfortunate fall.
2023 Election: Atiku Abubakar Makes Fresh Appointment
Meanwhile, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar has appointed Hassana Maina as his Special Assistant on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
Naija News reports that Maina’s appointment was made public in a press release signed by Atiku’s Media Adviser, Paul Ibe on Monday.
According to the letter of her appointment, Maina’s responsibilities shall include, among other duties, providing leadership and guidance on the sustainable development goals as it relates to the activities of Atiku Abubakar and coordinating and integrating sustainable development goals into Atiku’s national development plans.
The appointee, Hassana Maina is a lawyer, poet, and gender consultant with more than three years of experience.
She is a recipient of the Future Africa Award prize and holds a Masters Degree from the University of London in Law, with a specialization in development and globalization.