The former minister of Information, Labaran Maku has announced his withdrawal from the Governorship race after voting has commenced in Nasarawa Local government of Nasarawa state.
Maku said after wider consultations with friends and associates, he has decided to withdraw from the contest.
On whether there are other reasons for his withdrawal, the former minister said his withdrawal is best known to him adding that reasons behind his withdrawal would be made available soon.
“I decided to withdraw from the contest after due consultations with my family, political associates and other stakeholders.
“My opinion, the process of the primary election is ongoing” the former minister said