The new Zamfara Governor-elect, Alhaji Bello Matawalle of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to Friday’s Supreme Court judgement that declared him rightful winner of the March 2019 gubernatorial election in the state.
Matawallen in a statement on Friday issued by his aide, Mallam Umar Mohammed, commended the judiciary for standing firm in its discharge of its duties. He assured Zamfara people that he will not disappoint them.
“The Judgement is a testimony that the judiciary has remained fair in the discharge of its responsibilities.
“l wish to congratulate the people of Zamfara State especially PDP supporters for remaining peaceful and orderly throughout the time we were seeking redress in the courts.
“l want to assure you that we will not fail in this confidence reposed in us and l want to appeal to all people in the state to continue to be law abiding as we transit into the new government,” he said.