The Kano election petition tribunal has sacked Yusuf Umar Datti of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) as the Reps member representing the Kura/Madobi/Garun Malam Federal Constituency.
ailure to resign from his lecturing job at Bayero University, Kano, within 30 days before the election.
Justice Azingbe also held that Datti could not convince the tribunal that he was a member of the NNPP.
Following the decision, the tribunal declared Musa Ilyasu Kwankwaso of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the rightful winner of the election.
Kwankwaso was a commissioner during the administration of former governor Abdullahi Ganduje in Kano State.