SEGUN BABATUNDE, Bauchi
A coalition of Political pressure group led by “Tinubu/Shettima Renewed Hope Social Media Team”, Bauchi State, has called on Nigerians, irrespective of their ethno-religious and political party affiliations to shun all sentiments against the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his running mate, Senator Kashim Shettima ticket in the 2023 general elections.
Other members of the coalition are Tinubu Network For Grassroot Mobilisation For 2023, Tinubu Support Group (TSG) and Tinubu Support Organisation (TSO).
The Coalition summoned a special meeting to device an effective campaign strategy to ensure that it reached all nooks and crannies of the state.
Sponsors of the Tinubu/Shettima Renewed Hope Social Media Team , Alhaji Bala Hassan Burga and Hon Bello Fate while addressing newsmen shortly after the meeting held at Vanilla Event Centre, Bauchi, Saturday, said Tinubu remained the only competent and qualified candidate to rescue Nigeria and lead it out of the present socio – economic challenges confronting it.
According to them, “Tinubu and Shettima have been tested and are trusted, and have performed well at various levels of governance and proven to be good leaders who have patriotic zeal and unwavering commitment to nation building. They are true patriots and Democrats”.
The Coalition said the youths and the electorates across the the 20 loca government areas of the state would be mobilised to ensure Tinubu’s electoral success in the 2023 presidential election, emphasising that “we are giving him our full support because of his democratic nature, as a nationalist and a builder of men and youths”.
While commending the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu and the Bauchi State APC Governorship candidate,Air Marshall Sadique Abubakar for steering the ship of the party, APC in the state creditably well, they pledged their continued unalloyed loyalty and support to their leadership.
“We believe our Gubernatorial candidate has all it takes to effect the type of change we desire in Bauchi State and we are also convinced he will give the state the needed growth and development going by his antecedents”, they added.