Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano has replied critics who accused him of sleeping and not working.
He stated this during an interactive session with labour unions as part of May Day celebration at the Government House, Kano.
He said that his political opponents could not differentiate between sleeping and pretending.
“My opponents always complain that I sleep at public functions but I want them to try and differentiate between the two. Political blackmail is not an issue to me because I am used to it and will continue to work for the good people of the state,” he said.
The governor’s critics has been accusing him of sleeping in most public functions. Photos of the governor sleeping at different public functions have flooded the internet.