Lokoja – Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has reiterated his resolve to deliver the State massively to the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the forthcoming general elections.
Bello stated this in Lokoja on Wednesday at the inauguration of 46 campaign vehicles donated to the party by its Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Murtala Yakubu Ajaka.
The 46 campaign vehicles were later distributed to the campaign coordinators, Local government chairmen of APC and other critical stakeholders in the quest to ensure victory for Bola Ahmed Tinubu /Kashim Shetima in the coming election.
Bola Ahmed Tinubu/ Kashim Shettima are the presidential and vice presidential candidates of the APC for the election.
The vehicles were donated to enhance the movement of the stakeholders to campaign vigorously in all nook and crannies of Kogi State for the Tinubu/Shetima joint presidential ticket.
Governor Bello , who was represented by his Chief of Staff, Abdulkareem Jamiu Asuku stated that the APC has done well in Kogi State and is determined to win the election and deliver Kogi to APC, Tinubu/Shetima.
The governor noted the the many legacies of the present administration littered across the State, noting that APC has done very well and the citizens will not want to go back to Egypt and rather work for the party.
The governor disclosed that over 3,000 foot soldiers will be deployed to monitor the election in the 21 local government areas of Kogi State, saying that at least 10 foot soldiers will monitor each ward.
The Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Murtala Yakubu Ajaka explained that the donation of the vehicles is to ensure that members of the campaign council penetrate the grassroots for the Presidential election.
He pointed out that a total of 46 vehicles were donated to the party in all the 21 local government areas of Kogi State to enable them to kickstart campaigns.
Ajaka pledged that more vehicles would be donated to women and Youths wings of the party very soon respectively.
He stated that Tinubu/Shettima project is open every one to participate and campaign for APC in all elections in 2023.