By Abdulwaheed Olayinka Adubi, Kaduna
Dr Dauda Lawal Dare, has declared his interest to contest for the Zamfara State Governorship in the upcoming 2023 General Election.
Dauda, a former Managing Director of First Bank PLC made the declaration in Gusau the state capital during a reception rally organized in his honour to receive him to his hometown; Gusau on his way back from Abuja.
During the event, Dauda Lawal Dare said he is on rescue mission to save Zamfara State from challenges that hinders it’s development.
He affirmed that, Security, Education, Health care, Human Capital Development will be his priority to make the state better.
Dauda who lamented on the deterioration of commercial activities in the State, said much is needed to be done to revamp commercial activities as well as Agricultural Sector to put the state back to it’s lost Glory.
He therefore appealed to people of Zamfara to register with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to obtain Voter’s Card and those who registered already to keep it safely as it remain the only tool to vote for their chaice.
During the Rally, he was accompanied by Hon. Ikira Aliyu Bilbis, former Board Chairman of the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, who is vying for Senator Zamfara Central and other dignitreies.
Earlier, Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Col Bala Mande (retired) who received the governatorial Aspirant in his office, expressed optimism that, PDP will win in Zamfara State come 2023 considering the heavy crowd that received him.