2019 Polls: Saraki Seeks Support Of Plateau State
Senate president Bukola Saraki, and presidential aspirant under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party ,PDP, says the North Central deserves a chance come 2019.
Saraki stated this while addressing party members and supporters at the part secretariat in Jos.
The Senate president explained that the North Central had worked hard for the country and had remained loyal in spite of the seeming division in the country.
He however explained that Plateau is his home state because he believes that everything that affects one member of a family affects the other.
Saraki said that it was time to change the narrative in the country and have a government that would include everybody.
He added that if elected as president, he would ensure that criminals who kill people in the villages in Plateau and all over the country were brought to book.
The presidential aspirant said Nigeria needed youths to take over the mantle of leadership as they remained the only hope Nigeria had to be led in the right direction.
Saraki urged the delegates in Plateau to vote for him during the primary elections, promising to give them a Nigeria that they would all be proud of.
Responding, the state chairman of the party, Mr Damishi Tango, praised Saraki for being bold and courageous in spite of the challenges he was facing as president of the senate.
Tango also lauded the aspirant for his courage saying that the party in the state would support him in his desire to become the number one citizen of the country.