A northern youth group has urged Sokoto State Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal to run in the 2023 presidential election, assuring him of their support.
The group, known as “Jeunesse du Nord pour Tambuwal 2023”, revealed this in a statement released and signed by the Hon. Ibrahim M. Inuwa (North-East Coordinator), Hon. Jamilu Muhammad Inuwa (State Coordinator) and other members of the executive.
The group said, “Since returning to civilian administration, Nigeria has been looking for strong, dynamic, viable and manly leadership that will propel the country to compete with other developed nation states, but unfortunately the Nigeria has not yet reached this destination. .
“Two successful transitions have been made from civilian administration to civilian administration without concrete evidence of better living conditions, standard of living and a functioning system to show on the ground while leaving the population hopeless and in the dark. destitution.
“However, it all happened because of corruption, mismanagement, mismanagement, favoritism and the country’s lack of heart to put in place the desired system that the people aspire to.
“Nigeria has been endowed with enormous resources that will make it compete with other developed nation states in the world, but which are yet to be tapped and exploited for the betterment of ordinary people in the country. People find themselves in a state of dilemma without functional education, health system, agriculture and functional infrastructure that will result in a healthy economic system.
According to them, the current system has inflicted so many wounds and hardships in people’s lives, which has resulted in inhumane practices and social vices in society, and “this is not unrelated to anti-mass policies. of the administration “.
“For this reason, we, the young people of the North, have come with all our hearts to call on His Excellency Aminu Waziri Tambuwal to come forward and compete for the number one seat in this country and we are firmly behind him,” said the group.
According to the group, Tambuwal has proven himself as a reliable leader in the previous administration and as the current governor of Sokoto State.
The group therefore urged the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to nominate Tambuwal without hesitation and out of necessity as the standard bearer for the 2023 presidential election.