A senator representing Nasarawa West senatorial district of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Adamu has vowed to teach Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura a lesson he will never forget in a hurry.
He said the governor disrespected him by sposoring opposition against him in his senatorial bid.
Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura however said that he remains the leader of the party in the state.
Adamu who is also a former governor of Nasarawa state he would teach the governor a lesson of his life for sponsoring a candidate against him in the APC senatorial primary.
The senator disclosed this while addressing ward and local government executive of the APC in the senatorial district.
He explained that until September 9, he had his return ticket unopposed before the governor directed his Education Commissioner, Tijjani Ahmed, to pick the nomination form against him, the Sun reports.
“I, Abdullahi Adamu, the son of Aisha, have never betrayed APC and I have never betrayed Al-Makura. Anybody who betrays me will live to regret his life.
“In Nasarawa politics, particularly in my senatorial district; who is Tijjani to challenge me in the primaries? I have spent time and energy in building the APC in Nasarawa state, and I will never allow anybody to disgrace me in the APC,” he vowed.
The governor however said that there are no two political leaders in the state and at the moment, he remains the leader of the party in the state.
Solomon Island gathered that Sen. Adamu and Governor Al-Makura are at loggerheads over who will be APC gubernatorial flagbearer come 2019 elections in the state.