A Kaduna based political group has called on the Director-General of the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA), Mallam Bashir Jamoh to declare interest to contest for the governor of Kaduna state in 2023.
The National Democratic Group ( NDG) in a statement signed by its National Coordinator ,Alhaji Abdulrasheed Adekeye in Kaduna yesterday said the call on the DG NIMASA to contest and succeed Mallam Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai is because the group believes he can wear the big shoes, because of his records as an excellent administrator.
The group said the fact that Governor El-Rufai had used the office to create an everlasting impression of a successful politician and administrator, the state required another strategists who can add value to the success story and make Kaduna state greater, they explained.
According to them, Governor El-Rufai had become an institution that it is only a more capable hand that will take Kaduna state to a greater level, hence the call on Mallam Bashir Jamoh whose records of administration for almost thirty year’s are very impressive.
“As politicians, who are also keen observers in the rapid development of the state under the current government, and believed that any level of development is a function of the leader’s sincere commitment, the continuation of the development pace of El-Rufai government required another tireless politician and administrator to continue in 2023, the group added.
The group said only a person of the current NIMASA Director General, Mallam Bashir Jamoh with a track records of economic development can sustain both the political and economic blueprint of the state ,now that Governor El-Rufai had put in place quality infrastructure (s) that will boost the economic fortunes of the state in the nearest future.
According to the group, Kaduna state need’s another tireless politician cum administrator to succeeded Governor El-Rufai and they have discovered that the DG NIMASA has all the qualities required to carry on form Governor El-Rufai Will bow out and that what informed their persuasion on Bashir Jamoh to put his hat in the ring and join the race.
” From our finding’s, the name of Mallam Bashir Jamoh has continued to resurfaced as a good successor who can occupy the Sir. Kashim Ibrahim House as the next Chief Executive of Kaduna state, the group added.
Although, he has not come out to declare interest, ,Bashir Jamoh rating in the political equation of Kaduna state politics continued to
grow by the ray day’s, ” they