BY NONYE JULIET EKWENUGO
Sokoto State Governor and Presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has disclosed that he is out to rescue Nigeria from imminent collapse..
Tambuwal said this on Saturday when he paid a consultation visits to Kaduna PDP with relevant stakeholders on his presidential ambition.
He said “am on consultation with the view to aspire for the Presidency of this country come 2023 to rescue Nigeria from imminent collapse”.
Tambuwal said “President Muhammadu Buhari administration have confused the entirety of the Nigeria’s economy”.
“The All Progressive Congress (APC) cannot even manage their own party affairs, how much more of providing quality governance for Nigeria” adding that the PDP must be strategic and deliberate in coming up with formular for winning elections in 2023.
“PDP must plan well in winning elections and avoid all forms of squabbles amongst us. The APC is confused and confusing the economy of Nigeria with no defined leadership, hence we must take advantage of their confusion to wrestle power from them and give Nigeria quality leadership.
“Inflation is so high, cost of foodstuffs is very high, insecurity everywhere. APC has failed Nigerians, so we must come together to rescue and reposition Nigeria on the right track.
“Relationship between Buhari and Nigeria is like that of a false marriage, President Buhari doesn’t understand Nigeria, we need someone that understand Nigeria with wide spread of acceptability and necessary network, we need a unifier, a Pan Nigeria who understands the dynamics of Nigeria and leadership.
“I have worked as a legislator, Judiciary and Executive. So I have all it takes to provide the needed governance in Nigeria, I appeal to you all to understand that dynamics of today are different from what it was in the past and we must factor all into consideration for a standard flag bearer of our party” he appealed.
Hon. Tambuwal stormed Kaduna with former Governor of Sokoto State, Attairu Bafarawa, former Minister and deputy governor of Sokoto State, Mukhtar Shagari, former deputy governor of Zamfara State Mahdi Aliyu Gusau, former National chairman and Board chairman Alhaji Haliru Bello among several other personalities.
He commenced his consultation with a visit on the former vice President Namadi Sambo, former caretaker Chairman of the PDP and Governor of Kaduna State, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi and former Governor of Kaduna State Mukhtar Ramalan Yero before finally arriving in the State Party Secretariate where he interracted with State party leaders and party members.
Responding, the state party Chairman, Hon. Felix Hassan Hyat said Tambuwal deserves the support of Kaduna PDP because he is their own.
He said there is no difference between all the seven North Western states, as such PDP members in Kaduna State know the right thing and they will do it at the right time.
“We have a youth and vibrant aspirant in Governor Tambuwal and being our own, we need to support his ambition” he stressed.