Hon. Muktar Umar Zakari, the representative of Tarauni Federal Constituency in Kano State, has responded to recent allegations surrounding the validity of his primary school certificates. In light of the ruling by the National and State House of Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal, Hon. Zakari wishes to address the inaccurate information that has been circulating.
Contrary to the tribunal’s decision, Hon. Zakari vehemently denies any wrongdoing and firmly asserts that his primary school certificates are genuine. He emphasizes that the allegation of forgery is baseless and unfounded. Moreover, he clarifies that his change of name to ‘MUKTAR UMAR ZAKARI’ was lawfully executed through proper legal channels well before the 2023 elections.
The people of Tarauni Federal Constituency, Kano State, are deeply concerned about the misleading news coverage surrounding this matter. They express their disappointment in the lack of investigative rigor displayed by certain media houses, potentially leading to the dissemination of misinformation. Such actions, which appear to be influenced by the opposition, reflect a disconcerting trend of superficial journalism.
In response to the tribunal’s ruling, Hon. Zakari intends to exercise his right to appeal. He firmly believes that the decision was influenced by bias and seeks to rectify this perceived injustice through the appropriate legal channels. Throughout this process, Hon. Zakari remains resolute in his commitment to upholding justice, fairness, and the trust placed in him by his supporters.
Hon. Zakari wishes to assure the people of Tarauni Federal Constituency that he will continue to serve their interests diligently and effectively. He remains steadfast in his dedication to the principles of transparency, accountability, and responsible governance.