Former Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo, on Monday, picked the Gombe North Senatorial seat ticket to contest in 2023 on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state.

Malam Habu Zarma, who is the Returning Officer, made this known on Monday.

He said Dankwambo picked the ticket following the withdrawal of the other two contestants, Bayero Nafada, former Deputy Speaker, House of Representatives and Hamma Saleh, a businessman.

The primary election was conducted at Gombe North Senatorial District, Malam-Sidi Kwami Local Government Area, which witnessed large turnout of supporters of all the aspirants.

Dankwambo is seeking to replace Saidu Alkali, the incumbent senator representing the district.

2023: Dankwambo picks PDP Gombe North Senatorial ticket