Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu has expressed happiness about the massive turn-out of APC supporters at the campaign rally in Kalgo, Kebbi state this Friday.
Bagudu in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary,Abubakar Muazu Dakingari said Various speakers who mounted the podium acknowledged several, agricultural, socio-economic, health and educational projects executed in the area by incumbent APC administration.
They further recalled that as the then Chairman, Senate Committee on Education, Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu led the former Minister of Education during the tenure of former Governor, Alhaji Sa’idu Usman Nasamu Dakingari to site the Federal University Birnin Kebbi at Kalgo while the former governor constructed the modern Kebbi Medical Centre, Kalgo and equipped by the Bagudu administration.
In separate remarks, the APC Chairman, Kalgo Local Government, Alhaji Sani Namagare Kalgo, the APC Zonal Vice Chairman Kebbi Central, Abubakar Bello Matawalle, the Chairman Kalgo Local Government, Hon. Shamsu Farouk Kalgo, the APC Candidate for House of Representatives, Kalgo, Bunza, Birnin Kebbi, Professor Mukhtar Umar Bunza, Alhaji Sahabi Magarza, Rilwanu Sani Magarza, APC House of Assembly Candidate for Kalgo, Dr. Abba Sani Kalgo, Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Aliyu Mutubare, Aliyu Diggi as well as Kalgo Local Government Women Leader enumerated numerous projects executed by present administration including roads, economic empowerment, educational matters and health services as worthy of commendation.
Addressing the large gathering Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for touching the lives of the inhabitants of Kalgo and Kebbi State positively by uplifting their socio-economic and educational wellbeing.
Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu urged the electorate to turn out en masse and cast their votes for all APC candidates from Presidential to State Assembly elections, Bola Ahmad Tinubu, Dr. Nasir Idris Kauran Gwandu and other candidates.
On his part, the APC Gubernatorial Candidate, Dr. Nasir Idris Kauran Gwandu who served as teacher and retired in Kalgo described Kalgo town as his second home.
He said as a teacher he was able to revamp the education office and enhanced pupils acquisition of knowledge.
Dr. Nasir Idris added that he provided support to 1,200 people under Kauran Gwandu foundation while 500 patients benefited from drugs and free medical treatment.
He gave an assurance that if elected as Governor, he would deliver more dividends of democracy to the people.
Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu and the APC gubernatorial candidate paid homage to the palace of the District Head of Kalgo, Sarkin Gobir, Alhaji Haruna Jada Bashar and the District Head of Diggi, Dangaladiman Diggi, who commended governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu for executing people oriented projects in the state.
The campaign rally which was led by the Director-General APC campaign council, former Governor Sa’idu Usman Nasamu Dakingari was attended by APC Deputy Gubernatorial Candidate, Senator Umar Abubakar Tafida, APC State Chairman, Abubakar Kana Zuru, retired Deputy Comptroller General of Customs, Abubakar Malam Shatiman Gwandu and the Chairman APC Elders Forum, Alhaji Sani Zauro Hukuma Zannan Gwandu.
The Chairman, APC Publicity Sub-Committee, Alhaji Kabiru Sani Giant with his assistant, Alhaji Abubakar Ibrahim Suru performed effective mobilization of APC supporters to throng the venue in thousands.