The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal has condemned the assertion credited to Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State over the Peoples Democratic Celebration, PDP, rally held in Sokoto earlier within the week.
Tambuwal, in a press release made accessible to newsmen on Thursday, identified that the failures of the APC had triggered the PDP to blossom in reputation whereas bringing fright to the APC.
Governor el-Rufai had claimed that the gang that witnessed final Monday’s PDP presidential marketing campaign flag-off have been imported from the Niger Republic.
However in a press release issued on Thursday by Akibu Dalhatu, Particular Adviser, Public Enlightenment and Mobilisation to Tambuwal, the Governor mentioned the declare by el-Rufai is a affirmation that the APC was shocked by the help gained by the principle opposition.
The assertion mentioned, “The outcry by el-Rufai is an affidavit to the truth that APC and its management have been shocked by the gargantuan crowd the rally recorded in Sokoto which function the ultimate burial of APC authorities within the Northwest and Nigeria generally due to perpetual failure, unhealthy management, huge corruption, failure to finish terrorism and different safety challenges bedevilling our nation for the reason that inception of Buhari’s administration in 2015.
“For the aim of setting the report straight, el-Rufai shouldn’t neglect so quickly that his arms have been deeply concerned in messing up of the current administration on account of his unhealthy governance and insurance policies as a governor of Kaduna state, via mass sacking of harmless main faculty academics, pointless demolition of peoples landed properties, disregards and disrespect for conventional rulers, Northern elders, leaders and different revered establishments, escalation of insecurity, refusal to obey the courtroom orders and rule of (legislation).
“El-Rufai is cold-hearted. It was the identical Northwest folks that he and his get together begged for help in 2015. However due to the failure of APC authorities, incessant starvation and poverty all around the area which have made them to decamp to PDP, he’s now calling them foreigners.
“What scared el-Rufai and his co-travellers was the success recorded on the Sokoto PDP marketing campaign rally. The Sokoto gathering, little doubt, instilled worry within the minds of el-Rufai and his cohorts a lot that of their wildest imaginations, their get together – the APC – will discover it unattainable to report a reproduction of such mammoth crowd in any state of the Northwest together with El-Rufai personal state of Kaduna. We, subsequently, problem el-Rufai and APC to do identical if in any respect they will in any of the state in Northwest.
“With Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal on the helm of affairs as Governor of Sokoto state and marketing campaign coordinator of PDP in Northwest, El-Rufai will obtain the shock of his life in Kaduna state and full Northwest in the course of the forthcoming common election.
“Tambuwal as a grasp political strategist who got here second in the course of the Presidential primaries of PDP will defeat APC arms down and ship your complete Northwest to PDP due to huge help, love and loyalty of the folks of the Northwest to him.
“Governor Tambuwal appreciates the political braveness of your complete folks of Northwest, their help and loyalty to PDP and sincerely thanks them and appeals to them to return out enmass in the course of the forthcoming common election to steer PDP to victory.”