Ahead of the 2019 general election, a group, the Amalgamated Igbo Political Pressure Group (AIPPG) has given the nod to the candidature of former governor of Kano state, Sen Rabiu Kwankwaso.
In a statement signed by its National coordinator, Lady Rosemary Ukiwe and National secretary, Hon Romanus Azubuike respectively, the group noted that they were convinced that the former Kano state governor has the right credentials to move Nigeria forward .
The group stated further that the laudable achievements of Sen Kwankwaso in Kano as the chief executive of the state was unprecedented.
“After careful consultation and screening of all the available aspirants from the North for 2019 election we have come to the conclusion that Sen Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso is the most suitable person for the president of Nigeria”
It stated that the country needs an experienced politician and capable hand to take the nation out of the doldrums, adding that Kwankwaso’s legislative and executive experience would be an asset to the democratic and economic development of the country.
The group described Kwankwaso as a bridge between the young and the old arguing that Nigeria needs a young leader with energy to turn things around..