Katsina state Deputy Governor QS Mannir yakubu attended inaugural meeting of Ahmed Bola Tinubu Northwest contact and mobilisation commmittee held at Abuja.
Speaking at the meeting QS Mannir Yakubu expressed happiness with the enthusiasm shown by members towards realization of the committee’s work.
Alhaji Mannir Yakubu who is also the Deputy director of the contact and mobilisation council described Bola Ahmed Tinubu is a gentleman and competent to lead the country.
He noted that Bola Ahmed Tinubu has paid his dues to the northwest and it is now time to pay him back.
Alhaji Mannir Yakubu urged the committee members to go back and meet all relevant stakeholders ,groups and associations for further mobilisation and support.
Earlier the Director of the Tinubu Contact and Mobilization Council Chairman, Northwest Chapter Alhaji Sani Jaji explained that the objectives of the council is to take steps towards creating good rappour with groups, associations and individuals to achieve the set objectives.
He further stated that the North-west region region will determine the next President of Nigeria and therefore note that the region is indebted to Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu. This is by the support he gave in ensuring that President Muhammadu Buhari succeeds in becoming Nigeria’s President I’m 2015 and in the last 7 and half years as President. The North-west must therefore mobilise support and deliver victory for Tinubu/Shettima ticket in the forthcoming 2023 presidential election.
Furthermore, while addressing the meeting, Jaji, expressed that Tinubu will succeed the incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari by the grace of the almighty.
Accordingly, the North-west has one of the most populated States in the country (Kano) which is currently under the APC and looking at the 2015 and 2019 elections results, APC will definitely coast to victory in 2023.
Hon. Jaji said: “The best thing that we can do in 2023 is to pay back to Tinubu who has supported our son (President Muhammadu Buhari) to be President twice. It is time to pay back, therefore, it is time to give unconditional support to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, and to ensure that he is going to make Northern Nigeria, most especially, great.”
While urging the committee members to work assiduously to achieve victory at all levels for the APC candidates, the former chairman, House Committee on Intelligence and internal security said the North-west committee has a task taking Tinubu’s manifestos to the grassroots.
He reiterated that, “I’m extremely concerned that the task before this important committee considering the fact that the North-west constitutes the majority of the electorates in Nigeria and is the determinant for whoever is going to be the next president of this country.