Abdullahi Ganduje, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), claims he will receive 99 percent of the vote and win the governorship race in Kogi State on November 11.
At the official launch of the APC’s National and State Campaign Councils for the governorship race on November 11, Ganduje addressed party members and supporters.
According to NAN, he said he believed the state’s voters will turn out in large numbers to support the ruling party because of the APC’s long history there.
To ensure electoral success, we are formally establishing the state campaign committee today, which will work in tandem with the national campaign committee and the campaign committees for each of the LGAs.
You have seen good governance in action under Governor Yahaya Bello, and our party, led by our candidate Usman Ododo, intends to build on it.
You know your son Ododo to be a dedicated and honest public servant, and he is eager to take on the role of governor for the state of his birth.
“We are expecting nothing less than 99 percent victory votes from the people of Kogi in this forthcoming Nov. 11 governorship election,” he stated.
He assured the people of Bola Tinubu’s commitment to creating the conditions for a fair and credible governorship election.
Yahaya Bello also stated that the people of Kogi were prepared to vote for the APC if a credible and articulate candidate was selected.
“The APC Governorship candidate is politically savvy and qualified to take Kogi to the next level of progress.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the APC national chairman recently inaugurated both the Kogi and national gubernatorial campaign councils.
Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun chairs the National Campaign Council, while Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello is in charge of the state council.
In his acceptance address, Abiodun vowed that his council will work tirelessly and peacefully with the state campaign council led by Governor Yahaya Bello to win the election for the APC and its candidate.