By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
The Senator-elect for Kaduna Central, Malam Uba Sani has declared that the pact between the masses and President Muhamadu Buhari, Governor el-Rufai and himself led to the victory of the trio in the just-concluded general elections.
He also stressed that the return of Governor Nasir el-Rufai at Saturday’s election as one of the most spectacular events in recent history of the state.
The Senator-elect said that his joy at the electoral victory of Elrufai and the peaceful conduct of the polls cannot be quantified.He hailed the people of Kaduna who thonged voting centers across the State on February 23 to “overwhelmingly re-elect President Muhammadu Buhari for another four years.”
He also acknowledged the support of the people who overwhelmingly elected him to represent the Senator for Kaduna Central Zone in the National Assembly.”
“I remember having said that I would delay my celebration as Senator-elect until our indefatigable Governor and the architect of the accelerated reworking of modern day Kaduna State, Malam Nasir el-Rufai got re-elected by our good people.
“Today, I can truly celebrate for my joy is now complete with the affirmation by INEC of the huge votes you gave Malam Nasir el-Rufai to re-elect him the Governor of our beloved State of Kaduna.
“I am truly grateful to Almighty Allah and the good people of our State for this victory. Like anyone can attest to, our victory today and even two weeks ago did not come easy.
“Agents of change and transformational leaders all over the world sometimes have to travel tortuous paths to truly achieve the liberation and emancipation of a people they love so much.
“The people of Kaduna State have again spoken all too loudly that that they endorse our policies and Programmes to take them to the next level,” Uba Sani said.
He assured the people that government will not take their love or the confidence they have reposed in them for granted.
“We have earned your trust and we intend to keep it. Kaduna shall remain home to all law-abiding citizens irrespective of creed, religion, ethnic, political and social inclinations.
“Elections are over and we are completely poised to commence serving our people with all our strength and might, God helping us.
“Once again, we are extremely thankful to members and leaders of our great party, the APC. We urge our gallant party men and women to be magnanimous and graceful in victory.
“Like our President already admonished us, let us not gloat. With the development strides that Mallam el-Rufai has already begun, Kaduna would continue to comfortably accommodate all peace loving citizens of our great country. We are truly grateful.
“Thank you our good people of Kaduna State. We will not let you down, Insha Allah,” Uba Sani assured.