H.E Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, a PDP Presidential aspirant and present Governor of Sokoto State visited Taraba state yesterday to canvass for the votes of delegates ahead of October 6th National Convention. He was received by H.E the Deputy Governor of Taraba state, Engr. Haruna Manu and the State Party Chairman, Hon. Victor Bala Kona.
The deliberation took place at the Government House Executive Chambers where top government functionaries attended amongst which was the Speaker Taraba State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon .Abel Peter Diah, Hon. Danladi Baido Reps, members of Taraba State House of Assembly, Commissioners, Advisers, SSA’s and party faithfuls.
Alhaji Tambuwal said Nigeria needs a leader who can stand up to the challenges facing it’s citizens and not one who sees another better than others. He said he is optimistic that if given the party ticket he will run an all inclusive government which will inturn bring positive growth to the Nation. He described APC as a failed government which is Specialized on witch-hunting the opposition. He assured the PDP of his commitment to insuring that power changes base in 2019 for a better and united Nigeria.
Tambuwal thanked the good people of Taraba and the party for the warm reception accorded him.
Responding, H.E Engr. Haruna Manu said he has no doubt that Tambuwal will lead the country to a more better path than it is today. Manu said Tambuwal has got all the credentials to be the number one citizen of this country being that he has served in different public offices.
He assured Tambuwal of total commitment of the Taraba state delegates in making the best choice to represent the party in the 2019 presidential elections. He lastly said the party will consult widely with the entire members, stakeholders and bodies of the party in coming up with the best decisions on who to support which will be related to him in due course.