Kaduna State Governor,Nasir el-Rufai, has tasked All Progressives Congress(APC) members to cast their votes for only credible aspirants as councillorship candidates in the 255 wards making the 23 local government areas of the state for the council poll.
In an address to the people of the state in Hausa, el-Rufai, maintained that councilors are the representatives of the people who are closest to the grassroots, stressing that this will enable them to monitor chairmen and local government administration for development.
The governor, advised his party members to elect credible candidates who will perform the important task at the third tier of government.
el-Rufai also commended APC members and security agents over the peaceful conduct of primaries last Saturday, where local government chairmanship candidates were elected.
Before the chairmanship primaries, the governor had said that neither he nor the government had a preferred or anointed candidate.
Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (KADSIECOM) had fixedMay 12 for the local government election.