Zakaa Lazarus, Abuja.
Governor of Kogi State and Presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, Yahaya Bello on Wednesday picked up his Expression of Interest and Nomination Form to contest for the 2023 presidential election.
Bello on Wednesday stormed the Buhari house amid large crowd pledge to consolidated on Buhari achievements.
Bello said: “That is the beauty of democracy. In democracy anybody can support anyone. But I am assuring you that our great party, the APC is a party that has its own ethics, rules and regulations and I know surely that all of these are in my favour and I am not in any way scared of the pedigree of anyone whatsoever.
“I am confident that I am in the majority. I have the women, I have the youth, I have the people living with disabilities and they are all behind me. I have leaders, I have followers and above all, I have God Almighty.”
Addressing his own ambition and laying out his vision if elected president, Governor Bello pledged not only to take Nigeria to new heights but also run an administration which would give hope to the entire the Black Race globally.
Bello expressed confidence that he has the backing of millions of Nigerians to seek the presidency in 2023, adding that what was left now was to consult them on how to move the country forward.
His words: “We give glory to God Almighty the Creator of the universe who has created today and made today a reality. Today I have with me my nomination and expression of interest forms to contest as the presidential standard bearer of this great party, the All Progressives Congress.
“Today we are happy, Nigerians are happy and the party is happy. Right now what we have ahead of us is the task of canvassing and consulting all party faithful, leaders, stalwarts, members and even all Nigerians at home and in the diaspora.
“Yahaya Bello is coming on the table and restoring hope to Nigeria, Africa as a continent and the entire Black Race across the world. That is the hope we are bringing on board to unite, to secure, and to put our country and its people on the path of progress and prosperity.