Nath Gbaoron, Lafia
Sen. Walid Jibrin, the Chairman, Atiku/Ombugadu Campaign Council in Nasarawa State, has called on the people of the state and Nigerians to remain united and vote out the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the February and March elections.
This, he said, was to end poverty and hardship and improve the standard of living of the people in the country.
Jibrin, a former Chairman of Board of Trustee (BOT) of the PDP, stated this on Thursday during the party’s campaign in Nasarawa Eggon Local Government Area of the state.
He also called on the people to reject the APC Muslim-Muslim Presidential ticket and vote for all PDP candidates in the February and March elections.
“I want to call on you to vote Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for President, Dr. David Umbugadu for Governor and all other PDP candidates in the election. This is to enable us to change APC leadership in the country and to ensure positive progress and development in the country,” he said.
Mr Labaran Maku, the Director-General of Atiku/Ombugadu Campaign Council in Nasarawa state, described Nassarawa Eggon as a home of PDP while drumming support for Atiku, Ombugadu and all PDP candidates in February and March elections.
Maku, who hails from Nasarawa Eggon LGA and former Minister of Information urged voters not to give their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) pin numbers to anybody.
“Please report anybody that asks for your PVCs pin numbers to us for necessary action. Ask them what they are going to do with your PVCs pin numbers.
“They want to use your PVCs pin numbers to rig the 2023 election,” he said.
He also urged those who are yet to collect their PVCs to do so in order to vote PDP in February and March elections.
The former minister assured PDP of delivering PDP in Nasarawa Eggon and the state at large in the elections.
Mr Francis Orogu, Chairman of PDP, Nasarawa State, also urged the people of the area and the state at large to vote for all candidates of PDP in the elections.
Orogu urged Eggon nation to use their numerical strength to deliver PDP in February and March elections.
On their parts, Chief Mike Abdul, former Deputy Governor, Nasarawa State, Sen. Philip Gyunka, Sen. Suleiman Adokwe all called on the supporters of the party to continue to unite in order to uproot the ruling APC at National and state levels.
They urged the people to vote Atiku for President, Ombugadu for governor and all PDP candidates for the progress and development of the state and the country at large.
They said that a vote for PDP is a vote for an end to poverty, hardship and would improve the standard of living of the people.
On his part, Dr Emmanuel Ombugadu, the PDP Governorship candidate, Nasarawa State, promised to prioritize security, health, Education, infrastructure, youths and women empowerment in order to improve the lives of the people of the state.
He also promised to give adequate attention to the agricultural sector and other sectors of the economy.
The PDP Governorship candidate solicited votes for himself, Atiku and all PDP candidates in the 2023 general elections.
Earlier, Chief Jacob Ali, PDP Zonal Chairman, Nasarawa North and Mr Godiya Yaro, PDP Chairman, Nasarawa Eggon appreciated all PDP Stakeholders for supporting their son, Ombugadu for governor and all other PDP candidates.
They assured of their readiness to mobilise support for PDP at levels to succeed in 2023.