Late Kogi APC candidate rumoured to be alive

All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate for Kogi State, Abubakar Audu “died” on November 22, 2015, after reportedly suffering a massive stroke.

 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate for Kogi State, Abubakar Audu is rumoured to be alive.

Audu “died” on November 22, 2015, after reportedly suffering a massive stroke.

News of Audu’s rumoured “resurrection” is also trending on Twitter.

The APC candidate had participated in the state’s governorship elections on November 21 and had gathered more votes that major opponent and incumbent governor, Idris Wada of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The elections were however declared inconclusive.

More details on Audu's rumoured resurrection will be provided later.

UPDATE: An earlier version of this article had unconfirmed quotes corroborating this story. The rumour of Audu's resurrection has been confirmed to be false.

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