From Esther Akaa, Lafia
The Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi has called on the people of the state to vote for the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, Governor Abdullahi Sule and all other candidates of the party in the 2023 general elections.
Abdullahi made the call on Wednesday at a reception he organised for his constituents held in Umaisha, Toto Local Government Area of the state.
He said that the APC government at state and federal levels have performed well in touching the lives of the people, hence the need for the people to vote for all the candidates of the APC in the forthcoming general elections.
“Our presidential flag bearer, Bola Tinubu is the best man for the job and these are the people we are going to vote come 2023.
“As I have always said, Toto LGA is a home of APC and will remain the home of APC beyond 2023.
“You are aware of what I have done and still doing in touching on your lives positively and I believe this is why you asked me to re-contest and I have accepted your call and together we shall swim and by God’s grace, I will win, Governor Sule and Bola Tinubu will win in 2023,” he said.
The speaker appreciated his constituents for the call on him to re-contest for the third term which according to him he has officially accepted and urged them to support him, Governor Sule and Tinubu to succeed, in order to enjoy more dividends of democracy.
He appreciated Governor Sule for his efforts in the area of security which has brought peace in Toto and other parts of the state, as well as his developmental strides in other sectors of the economy.
He assured the governor of his readiness to mobilise support from all nooks and crannies of Toto LG and other parts of the state to enable him and other APC candidates succeed beyond 2023.
In their separate remarks, a former lawmaker, Yusuf Omaki, who is the state Coordinator,Tinubu/Shettima Campaign Organisation, as well as the APC Zonal Chairman, Nasarawa West, Mr Isaiah Agah and the Chairman of Toto LGA, Abdullahi Tasha, all lauded the positive representation and leadership qualities of the speaker and drummed support for him, Governor Sule and Tinubu in 2023.
They said that the people of the state and Nigerians would benefit more, if they vote APC at all levels in the country.
On their parts, the APC Youth Leader of Umaisha Ward, Mr Mohammed Galadima and APC Women Leader of Umaisha Ward, Hajiya Kumajo Yusuf also lauded the leadership qualities of the speaker and pledged their support to enable the party succeed come 2023.