By Yabagi Umar
The leading candidate of the New Nigerian People’s Party (NNPP) for Kogi Western Senatorial District, Hon. Mohammed Ibukun Abubakar, has said that his candidature is borne out of selfish interest but liberate the people of Lokoja/ Koton-Karfe Federal Constituency from the shackles of perpetual slavery and denial.
The awaiting Senator made this statements during campaign tour of communities through Jamata, Gbongboro, Atsawa, Apata, Budon among others.
He stated that as it stands we have all takes to take the senatorial position considering the available statistics on the number of the registered voters noting that this struggle is basically a collective responsibility we must all team up to attain.
“What has voting them brought to us in terms of dividends of democracy?”
But if in spite of our experience in the hands of this people we decide to vote for them again, then complain of neglect, enslavement and denial will continue, he added
“I have come to you like a prophet sent to deliver us all from this shackle of denial, injustice and political isolation. But I can’t do this alone. Your support is badly needed. Vote for me come 25th of February, 2023 to make our voices heard at the Senate and the country at large, “he added
He empowered Budon women as well ass other communities stressing that women play vital role in the development of every society and hence the need to support them always.
He also urged those from the area who requested more Jamb scholarship for them to as a matter of urgency send their details latest this night to have them registered immediately.
Speakers at different communities visited assured of voting for his at the polls, so that he can continue the good he is doing.