*Backs Barau Jibril
By; BASHIR DOLLARS, Abuja
All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leadership has been urged to zone the Senate President to North West Zone of the country for the unity of the party.
A chieftain of the party in Kaduna Alhaji Muhammadu Multala made the called in an interview with newsmen in the state.
According to him, North West deserves the Senate Presidency, looking at the number of votes recorded for the party during the presidential election.
Alhaji Multala also advocated for Senator Jibril Barau, popularly known as (Maliya) from Kano State to be elected as Senate President of the 10th Assembly.
The politician also explained that already the South West has a President, while North East has Vice President and so North West that produced the highest votes to the president, deserves the Senate President position too to strike a balance.
He said, Senator Barau as a fourth timer in the National Assembly, is the most qualified to occupy the seat from the North West zone.
” Our National party leadership needs to zone the Senate position to North West because it is the zone where Senator Barau Jibril comes from. He is also an experienced Senator, which makes him the most qualified among all indicatinv interest for same position,” he said.
He urged other members of the Senate with similar interests especially from other zones to drop it because none of them had acquired the experienced of Senator Jibril.
He urged the elected lawmakers to rally behind Senator Jibril for the development of the 10th National Assembly and the country.