The Zamfara Coordinator of the All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Council, Senator Kabiru Marafa, has explained the reasons behind APC stakeholders’ support for the party’s presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu.
Marafa made the explanation in a statement issued in Gusau, Zamfara State capital, on Thursday, by the state APC Publicity Secretary, Yusuf Idris.
According to the statement, Marafa urged the community leaders to support Tinubu because of his honesty, fairness, sincerity, trustworthiness and that he stands strong in the fear of God.
“The Zamfara APC PCC leadership, under Marafa, has continued to mobilise more support for Tinubu and Gov. Bello Matawalle, as well as all APC candidates in the 2023 general elections.
“He solicited their support to mobilise the electorate, especially at gatherings, to vote for all APC candidates.
“As leaders close to the people at the grassroots, you are highly respected in the communities and your words are usually accepted by your followers.
“Tinubu and Shettima’s candidature will bring sustainable development, ranging from the economy, improved security, social investment and wealth creation among the citizens.
“Tinubu’s record of service as governor of Lagos State was marvellous, unmatched and has been acknowledged by all for turning around the economy of the state and for creating job opportunities,“ the statement said.
Marafa urged the people to pray for the return of peace in the state.
In their separate remarks, community leaders declared their support for the candidature of Tinubu and Matawalle.