Speakers of Northern State Assemblies controlled by the All Progressives Congress have the endorsed the combination of the presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and his running mate, Kashim Shettima, as a winning formula for the ruling party.
The Northern state assemblies’ speakers then vowed to work for the victory of the Tinubu/Shettima ticket in the 2023 presidential election.
They expressed confidence that the APC presidential flagbearer and his running mate would chart a progressive path for Nigeria in all ramifications.
The lawmakers disclosed this in a statement by Ibrahim Dahiru Dan-Fulani, Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to the Speaker, Kaduna State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani.
The statement said the Speakers unanimously decided to work for the party to ensure that their candidates wins next year’s presidential election and succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in office.
“As chairman of the Northern States Speakers Forum, I am informing the general public that Speakers on the platform of our great party have resolved to support our Presidential Candidate and his running mate to emerge victorious at next year’s general elections,” the statement partly read.
Zailani, therefore, urged all party faithful and patriotic Nigerians across party, religious and ethnic lines to embrace Tinubu and Shettima.