Groups under the aegis of ”Kabba/Bunu Stakeholders and Leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC)”, has unanimously called on Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state to contest for the next president of Nigeria comes 2023.
The stakeholders in their separate comments at the endorsement rally in Kabba on Thursday, also promised to purchase nomination form for the governor.
They praised the governor for his unassailable performance in security, youth and women inclusiveness in governance, ethnic balancing and healthcare development.
In his remarks, the convener of the rally and the executive chairman, Kabba Bunu LGA, Mr. Moses Olorunleke, described the governor as a leader per excellence, competent, energetic, detribalised, progressive and courageous.
He noted that such qualities possessed by the governor, would assist in taking the country away from the current security and economic problems if elected as Nigeria’s president come 2023.
He urged every one to keep whatsoever position they are aspiring for aside and unite for the task ahead.
Olorunleke stressed that Bello’s ambition was very paramount to the good people of Kabba Bunu LG,Kogi State, and the nation at large.
Also speaking, the Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Wemi Jones, FCIB, described Governor Yahaya Bello as a detribalised Nigerian who has repositioned Kogi state to a greater height.
Jones noted that Bello would make Nigeria a great nation if he became the president, saying, ”if there’s any performing Governor in Nigeria today, it is Yahaya Bello.
”He has made Kogi state one of the safest places in Nigeria. Kogi state used to be home of kidnappers; but as we speak now, with the intelligences and hard work, it has turned to a thing of the past.”