The immediate past executive secretary of the Kaduna State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Hon Ezekiel Baba- Karik has emerged the candidate of the Social Democratic Party (PDP), Makera Constituency for the State House of Assembly in 2019.
Baba-Karik whose slogan is tagged: “EasyGoing2019,” emerged as the candidate after a keenly contested primaries held in Television village, Kaduna.
Baba – Karik polled1,903 votes to defeat the other contestant, Hon Jedidah Yahaya, who also polled 514 votes in a direct primary election process.
Elanza News reports that the election was conducted peacefully with party members participating from the five wards of the constituency.
Speaking after the primaries, Hon Ezekiel Baba Karik described the process as most transparent.
He thanked his teaming supporters for their show of love and support in the actualization of this dream to contest in the general election.
He told his supporters and party faithful that there was no loser neither a winner while commending his opponent, Hon. Jedidah Yahaya for the show of maturity said they should join hands in ensuring the SDP’s victory at the forthcoming general elections.