Group under the umbrella of ‘Ahmed Bola Tinubu for President 2023 in Bauchi has described Mr Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu as a detribalised Nigerian who is qualified to rule Nigeria come 2023 general election.
The group in a statement jointly signed by the North-East Zonal Coordinator, Engineer Ahmed Yusuf and Bauchi state Coordinator Danjuma Husseini Suleiman made available to Journalists in Bauchi.
They declared their support for the national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu for president come 2023.
“Among all those who have either publicity or silently indicated interest in the 2033 presidency, the National Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Tinubu is the most qualified to contest for the office of the president considering his political pedigree,” the statement said.
They described Tinubu as a detribalized Nigerian who appointed people who are not from Lagos state as government officials including Commissioners, Special Advisers etc.
“He is acceptable everywhere across the country and with such attributes, he will be a good President of Nigeria” ,” it said
The statement stated that among all those who have publicly or silently declared their interest in the number one political office in the country, Ahmed Bola Tinubu stands out.
It further said that, “as a 2 tenured Governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu excelled in the area of transformation of every facet of Human and infrastructural development.
“He succeeded even in the face of stiff opposition from the then Federal Government led by the PDP under the former president, Olusegun Obasanjo who denied Lagos state its shares from the statutory monthly allocation for about. 3 years.
“The Bola Tinubu led Tinubu Government was not deterred but went about the act of governance through internally generated revenue (IGR) “.
“Tinubu developed every aspect of the state to an enviable position in the country and all others who come after him have been able to build on what foundation he laid,” the group said
According to the statement, “Consequent upon this and many other strides we will be rolling out subsequently, that we, Disciples of Jagaba (Bola Ahmed Tinubu for president 2023 Bauchi state chapter.
“Under the leadership of Hon Danjuma Husaini Sulaiman declared our support for the Tinubu 2023 presidential project. We are in support of the North East Zonal Coordinator, Engir Ahmed Yusuf to ensure that the project realizes its objectives’ ‘,” they reiterated.