Mr. Onogwu Muhammed, Governor Bello’s chief press secretary, revealed this in a statement on Friday in Abuja.Hon. Mariam Yunusa, Group Leader and National Women’s Leader, APC Support Groups, praised Bello for all she has done well in Kogi.
Yunusa stated that Bello has performed excellently, especially in the areas of security, inclusion of women and youth in governance, infrastructure, and human capital development.
Concerned about the abandonment of women in government, Yunusa pointed out that Bello has exceeded 35% affirmative action considering the number of women in his government.
“Vice-rector of the state university, vice-presidents of the 21 local government areas of the state, heads of agencies and parastatals, etc.”, she stated.
Yunusa stated that the two evils facing Nigeria as a country today are insecurity and disunity, noting that Governor Bello has shown political will, leadership quality and the ability to face all threats.
Yinusa stated that the visit is therefore a call by Nigerian women for Bello to run for president in 2023 and found him to be the only person who can bring the much needed peace, security and unity to the country. .
In his response, Bello thanked the group for their support and love for Nigeria.
Bello assured the group that he was not going to disappoint them, affirming that he will not spend the month of March to heed the call of the people.
Governor Bello said he will declare his intention to run under the APC after the party’s national convention.
According to the statement, before the 2023 presidential elections, Governor Bello has continued to receive more support from different groups and associations in the country.
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