Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano, has assured his Ekiti State counterpart, Dr Kayode Fayemi of his support towards the actualisation of his presidential aspiration, saying it’s vengeance time.
Mr Femi Ige, the spokesperson of Kayode Fayemi Campaign Organisation, said in a statement on Friday in Abuja, that Ganduje gave the assurance when Fayemi’s crusade platoon visited him.
The News Agency of Nigeria( NAN), reports that Fayemi is querying the 2023 Presidential Election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress(APC)
Ige said Ganduje, who was represented by his Deputy, Dr Nasiru Gawuna, conceded Fayemi’s agreement- structure capacity, education and leadership rates.
The governor said that Fayemi’s operation and leadership rates were apparent to all.
Your leadership rates aren’t hidden, the way you have led the Nigerian Governors Forum( NGF) for two terms with concinnity of purpose, and with no dissent is a testament to your good leadership skills.
You have led 36 governors from across different parties effectively; you have actually been chairman without having ministers, and have discharged your duties respectably.
So, we’ve no fears about supporting you because the morning tells how the day will look like, ’ Ganduje said.
He recalled Fayemi’s support during his trying times, adding that it wasn’t in his character to repay good with wrong.
During the Kano State guardianshipre-run election in 2019 when everyone left us, you stood by our government.
In fact you were the only governor who came then and fought until palm was achieved, so we owe you on that front too, Ganduje stressed.
According to the statement, alsoSen. Shuaib Lawal, the Director- General, Kayode Fayemi Presidential Campaign Organisation, claimed that the country s coming chairman must have capacity.
Lawal advised state delegates to choose wisely, as Nigeria was too disunited, spare economically and in a state of war to trust a neophyte with power.
The coming chairman must have capacity, education, intellect, wide network and courage for the country to move forward in the right direction.
Our service, profitable, religious and artistic schism means we mustn’t put a neophyte in power, ’ he said.
Also in the statement, Fayemi was quoted as saying that he’ll address the problems that led to the death of Kaduna and Kano states cloth diligence by diving power and instability.
The governor claimed that it was only in an atmosphere of peace and concinnity that Nigeria could grow as a country, adding that he’d transfigure the service and expand intelligence if tagged.
The Kaduna and Kano cloth diligence, that’s also a major source of employment, and contributor to the Gross Domestic Product( GDP), will be revamped.
We’ll also attack the problem of electricity by breaking down this public grid that’s always collapsing into zonal grid and micro grids.
This will insure constant power force and push the country on the path of industrialisation, ’ the Ekiti State governor said.
He said that he’d also increase the use of technology and effectively halt the country’s march into lawlessness, insurrection and lawlessness, if tagged as chairman in 2023.