Alhaji Abdullahi Adamu, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has urged Nigerians to vote for APC candidates at all levels in the upcoming general elections in order to accelerate development.
He made the announcement on Friday at the APC mega rally in Bida, where all of the candidates from Zone A were given party flags.
Adamu referred to the APC as a powerful political force that was capable of winning the upcoming general elections. He was represented by the party’s National Vice Chairman for North Central, Alhaji Muazu Bawa.
He urged Nigerians to give the party a second chance by electing all of the APC’s candidates for president, governor, and other elective positions.
Adamu claimed that by doing this, the party would be better able to combat insecurity, promote the empowerment of women and youth, enhance the transportation system, and build out infrastructure.
He called on those vying for various political positions to embark on aggressive campaign to solicit for support of their electorates for the party’s victory at the polls.
In his remark, Mr Umar Bago, governorship candidate of APC in Niger, appealed to the residents of the state to pray for the party’s victory in 2023.
He promised to run an all-inclusive government, irrespective of tribe and religious affiliations, if elected.
Gov. Abubakar Sani-Bello of Niger, while presenting the APC candidates to the crowd said they were tested and trusted and urged the people to vote for them.
In their separate remarks, the state Chairman of APC, Alhaji Haliru Jikantoro and the Director-General, governorship council, Alhaji Isa Rijau, described all the candidates of APC as truthworthy.
Also speaking, Chairman of Patrons Association, retired Gen. Mohammed Garba, who spoke on behalf of elders pledged their support to all the candidates of APC from the state to national levels. (NAN)