By; AMOS TAUNA, Kaduna
A governorship aspirant in Kaduna state on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Barr. Mohammed Sani Abbas, has vowed to ensure that the state breathes again in all spheres of life, if elected in the 2023 general elections.
He also promised to explore and ensure sustainable peaceful coexistence that the people of the state so much cherish and desire.
He vowed, “The responsibility of government is to protect lives and properties of its citizens and, therefore, promised to ensure there is absolute peace and unite among the diverse people of the state.”
Addressing delegates from Southern Kaduna, the governorship aspirant said he believes that with peace in the state, Kaduna would be a pacesetter for others to follow in all ramifications.
According to him, “The present challenges the state is going through calls for concerted efforts to put in place a matured, experienced, exposed and one that is determined with the political will as governor, to bring the people of the state together to work as a family for peace, unity and development to be practically seen in the state.
“I have gone through the 23 local government areas and have seen for myself what my people are going through in spite of the goodwill they have for the state. I am moved with the mammoth crowd that gathered crying for change of leadership in the state because of what they are presently going through with killings, kidnapping, destruction of property and all manner of criminality gradually taking over every part of the state.”
While addressing delegates from Kagarko, Jaba and Zangon Kataf local government areas, he enjoined them that as the son of the soil, he promises to ensure every citizen in the state sleeps with his or her two eyes closed everyday, adding that by so doing, people would go about their lawful activities.
According to him, “If elected governor of the state, I will ensure women and youth form 30 per cent each in the State Executive Council and give a conducive environment for the state government to provide its citizens good governance.”
He promised to uphold the delegates if voted into power in the state, to form part of the state government and also promised to ensure girl-child education up to university level.
He stated that time has come for delegates to ensure that they cast their votes for credible aspirants that would be able defeat other candidates from other political parties in order to have a good leader that will restore the fortunes of the state and the country as a whole.
Earlier, the chairman, campaign council, Mr A. G. Haruna enjoined the delegates that the responsibility of electing credible candidates in the primary election rests on them and advised them not to allow money deny them having good sense of judgement of who should be the party’s candidate.
He noted that Kaduna State presently is experiencing a lot of challenges, stressing that it needs a governor that has what it takes to deliver and unite the people from the calamities it has found itself.
He said Barrister Mohammed Sani Abbas has the experience, wisdom, exposure and the political will to restore the good fortunes that are in the state.
He said, “I bring to you a man that has all it takes to restore the state from the challenges it is experiencing and to make the breath again.”
Others who spoke, enjoined the delegates to give Barrister Mohammed Sani Abbas the benefit of doubt to showcase his potentials by rewriting the history of the state again.
A delegate who sought for anonymity, said that the governorship aspirant knows the plights of the people in every local government area and is determined to give the people of the state a new hope.
Another delegate assured of his conviction of the leadership qualities of Barrister Mohammed Sani Abbas, saying that he would educate his colleagues to ensure they vote the governorship aspirant as he appears to be the only one out of many that has what it takes to deliver PDP to Kaduna State.